Intermediate Architect – New York, NY

Mergal Architecture & Design                                                                                        New York, NY

We are currently searching for an Intermediate Architect for freelance work:

Job Duration:

  • Approximately 10 to 12 months.

Responsibilities:

  • Working in conjunction with a Senior Architect and the Principal in the schematic design/design development/construction document phase for the renovation/restoration of a 15,000sf townhouse, originally designed by Janes and Leo in 1901.
  • Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure with other team members to meet necessary goals and deadlines.

Qualifications:

  • 5 -8 years working experience with high end residential/classical architecture.
  • Expert skills using AutoCAD is required.
  • Additional 3D rendering skills in SketchUp, Rhino, 3D Max a plus.
  • Proficiency with Photoshop, InDesign, and PowerPoint is expected.

All interested applicants should include a cover letter stating your interest in the position, your resume and experience, including your role and responsibilities on projects (design, drafting, redlines, coordination, and project types in which you have experience) and salary expectations.

The applicant must be authorized to work in the US.

Please email resume and PDF of portfolio work to manuel@mergalarchitecture.com, no phone calls. For more information about the firm visit our website at: http://www.mergalarchitecture.com

Assistant or Associate Professor – Washington DC

Catholic University of America School of Architecture and Planning                  Washington DC

Position: Assistant or Associate Professor. Tenure-Track.

Concentration in Classical Architecture & Urbanism

This teaching position is part of a new program in Classical Architecture and Urbanism now begun at the School of Architecture and Planning.

Starting: August 31, 2017

Description: The School of Architecture and Planning at the Catholic University of America seeks an exceptional practitioner of classical architectural design for appointment as Professor of Classical Architecture and Urbanism at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, depending on expertise and experience, beginning August 2017. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

Expectations: Applicant requirements include a strong record of Classical and traditional architectural design; recognition as a leader and innovator in the practice of Classical architecture; experience in the design and construction of buildings of Classical design; and teaching and advising undergraduate and graduate students;

Highly desired are a record of innovative leadership in the field of Classical architecture with demonstrable national impact; and the desire to work collaboratively with University faculty within and beyond the School of Architecture and Planning. Knowledge of, experience with, and appreciation for other recent and current directions in architectural design coupled with a strong appreciation for Architectural History through the ages is strongly desired.

The candidate must be an advocate for Classical architecture; must be able to explain its manifest contributions historically and geographically; and must be able to teach Classical design principals at the scales of object, building and city.

Further criteria include a record of inspiring teaching and generous mentorship; ability to interact constructively with a faculty of diverse backgrounds and approaches to architecture.

Finally, applicants shall demonstrate their ongoing research / publication efforts in topics or fields directly related to Classical Architecture.

Position Responsibilities: The candidate shall be able to assist in developing curricular and pedagogical frameworks for the new program on Classical Architecture and Urbanism both at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Teaching responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Classical Architecture and Urbanism design studio courses, lectures, architectural theory and practice seminars, and specialty courses – teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The position’s service responsibilities include but are not limited to: school and university service on committees, and student advising.

Continuing progress on publication and research efforts is expected, as is a record of peer-reviewed publication of the candidate’s either built or unbuilt work. Knowledge of and skill with digital technologies, consistent with current professional practices of architecture is required.

The candidate must understand, be committed to, and be able to make a significant contribution to the mission of the Catholic University America, which mission is:

“As the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States, founded and sponsored by the bishops of the country with the approval of the Holy See, The Catholic University of America is committed to being a comprehensive Catholic and American institution of higher learning, faithful to the teachings of Jesus Christ as handed on by the Church. Dedicated to advancing the dialogue between faith and reason, The Catholic University of America seeks to discover and impart the truth through excellence in teaching and research, all in service to the Church, the nation and the world.”

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master of Architecture professional degree from an accredited university’s accredited school of architecture;
  • Professionally licensed Architect;
  • Demonstrated affiliations with national and international professional organizations and associations.
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and practice of Classical architecture;
  • Excellent speaking, teaching and leadership abilities.

 Application Requirements:

  • Letter of Application highlighting qualifications, scholarship, writing, etc…
  • A two-page personal statement indicating how the candidate, through his or her research, teaching, and service, would make a distinctive contribution to advancing the University’s and School’s mission through this faculty position. This statement should specifically address the content of the University’s Mission Statement.
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Portfolio of Built and Un-Built Works
  • Three academic and personal references’ names and contact information
  • Application Due Date: December 16, 2016 via email by 5:00pm EST time.

Address Application to:
Professor James C. McCrery, II, Search Chair
Director – Concentration in Classical Architecture and Urban Design
The Catholic University of America
School of Architecture and Planning
Crough Center for Architecture Studies
Washington DC 20064

mccrery@cua.edu

Application questions may be sent to: mccrery@cua.edu

The Catholic University of America conducts background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The Catholic University of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Senior Design Associate – Milwaukee, WI / Chicago, IL

Wade Weissmann Architecture                                                                                       Milwaukee, WI / Chicago, IL

Wade Weissmann Architecture is seeking full-time Senior Design Associate candidates with 8-12 years’ experience to add to our boutique architectural firm in Milwaukee or work from our Chicago office. The ideal candidate is motivated and looking for opportunities to grow as a designer within the firm and take on additional responsibilities. Candidate must be a highly driven designer with proven design and presentation skills to work alongside WWA principals creating design documents. There will be a heavy focus on preliminary, schematic and design development. Applicants should be personable, hardworking, organized, have the ability to create and meet deadlines, and demonstrate exceptional communication skills.

This position will require approximately 25% travel.

Wade Weissmann Architecture is seeking a Senior Design Associate:

  • 8-12 years of architectural experience; preferably high-­end residential
  • BA of Architecture is required, Master Degree in Architecture or related field is a plus
  • Licensure is a plus, however, not required
  • Proficient knowledge of AutoCAD, Photoshop, and Sketch up
  • Will need working knowledge of design, and hand drawing experience
  • Display familiarity with residential architecture is a plus, specifically with detailing and documenting
  • Construction Documents
  • Must convey professionalism when dealing with clients and staff
  • Must be self­-motivated as well as team-­orientated

NOTES: Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include health, dental, vision and life insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, paid time off, 401(K), Short and Long-­Term Disability.

Please submit cover letter, resume and portfolio to: kate@wwa-design.com

Senior Designer / Project Manager – Birmingham, AL

Nequette Architecture and Design                                                                              Birmingham, AL

SENIOR DESIGNER / PROJECT MANAGER

Residential and mixed-use design firm looking for experienced senior project designer & architect with experience in a variety of project types. Designer’s role will include schematic design, client management, project management, production and coordination of custom residential, multi-family, and small scale commercial projects.

Candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Must have a bachelors degree from an accredited Architecture program
    • Must have 7+ years of experience in both schematic design and overall project management
    • Must be able to passionately lead and guide the design and production of projects (at both a detail and masterplan level)
    • Proficiency in AutoCad and “preferred” Revit, (basic knowledge of the following: Sketchup, Photopshop, Excel, and Word)

Please send all resumes, cover letters and portfolios to Seth Rodwell at seth@nequette.com.
View more about Nequette Architecture & Design at their new website, www.nequette.com.

Project Architect – New York, NY

Douglas C. Wright Architects                                                                                        New York, NY 

Douglas C. Wright Architects seeks highly motivated Project Architects with 5+ years experience for full time positions:

For the positions offered, we would look for the following:

  • Lead Project Architect experience, with demonstrated experience with all aspects of  project management experience (budgets, schedules, communications with clients and consultants, document management from design through construction documents, document production and Construction Administration )
  • Experience with high–end residential work (any of apartments, townhouses, or single family homes)
  • Experience with country clubs a plus, but not required.
  • Experience managing teams of 1 or more architects
  • Outstanding leadership and collaboration skills
  • Good communication skills with other architects, contractors, consultants and the experience of coordinating these teams
  • Multi-tasking/time management skills: the ability to work on several projects at the same time in either a management or production role.

The position requires fluency in AutoCAD.  High proficiency or the ability to manage designers in Adobe Creative Suite programs, Photoshop, In Design, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.  Knowlege of Google SketchUp would be highly regarded.

Refined skills in the following are preferred, though not required:

  • Freehand drawing and design ability, hand drafting
  • Rendering skills in watercolor, marker, pencil or other media

We are a young firm. There is much room for advancement. These are offered as career track positions. Excellent performance would be recognized and rewarded with greater responsibilities and compensation. Salaries would be commensurate with experience.
All interested applicants should include a cover letter stating your interest in the position, your resume and experience, including your role and responsibilities on projects (design, drafting, redlines, coordination, and project types in which you have experience ) and salary requirements.

Please also include a sample of your graphic skills. Submissions of graphic work through the Archinect app center should be under 2Mb. Larger attachments will not be accepted. An applicant must be authorized to work in the US.

Please apply for this position through Archinect.  Please do not email the office directly, as these inquiries will not be read.  This is an upper to top level position and applicants without the appropriate experience will not be considered.

Douglas C. Wright Architects is a full service firm working on a wide range of project types:

  • Master planning for clubs, resorts, and other institutions
  • High-end residential – both houses and apartments
  • Large scale residential estates
  • Restorations and renovations
  • Country clubs
  • Institutional buildings
  • Commercial projects

Please see our website: www.dcwarchitects.com for an overview of the firm’s projects, design philosophy and work approach, and biography, and to consider if you would be interested in applying for the positions.

Our health insurance plan can be joined after three months employment with the firm.  After six months of employment, DCWA will pay for half of the cost of health insurance for the individual employee.  The remainder of premiums for the individual or family are paid by the employee pre-tax through DCW Architects at our group rate.

Position could start immediately.

Architect/Designer – New York, NY

Douglas C. Wright Architects                                                                                         New York, NY 

Douglas C. Wright Architects seeks highly motivated architects with 3-5 years experience for full time positions as architects and designers.

For the positions offered, we would look for the following:

  • Demonstrated experience with designing and detailing high-end residential work in either apartments or houses in all phases (design and document management from design through construction documents, document production and Construction Administration),
  • Familiarity with budgets, schedules, communications with clients, and consultants,
  • Experience with country clubs a plus, but not required.
  • Experience working as a part of teams of 2 or more architects
  • Outstanding leadership and collaboration skills
  • Good communication skills with other architects, contractors, consultants and the experience of coordinating these teams
  • Multi-tasking/time management skills: the ability to work on several projects at the same time in a production role.

The position requires fluency in AutoCAD, and high proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite programs, Photoshop, In Design, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.  Knowlege of Google SketchUp would be highly regarded.

Refined skills in the following are preferred, though not required:

  • Freehand drawing and design ability, hand drafting
  • Rendering skills in watercolor, marker, pencil or other media

We are a young firm. There is much room for advancement. These are offered as career track positions. Excellent performance would be recognized and rewarded with greater responsibilities and compensation. Salaries would be commensurate with experience.
All interested applicants should include a cover letter stating your interest in the position, your resume and experience, including your role and responsibilities on projects (design, drafting, redlines, coordination, and project types in which you have experience ) and salary requirements.

Please also include a sample of your graphic skills. Submissions of graphic work through the Archinect app center should be under 2Mb. Larger attachments will not be accepted. An applicant must be authorized to work in the US.

Please apply for this position through Archinect.  Please do not email the office directly, as these inquiries will not be read.  This is a mid-level position and applicants without the appropriate experience will not be considered.

Douglas C. Wright Architects is a full service firm working on a wide range of project types:

  • Master planning for clubs, resorts, and other institutions
  • High-end residential – both houses and apartments
  • Large scale residential estates
  • Restorations and renovations
  • Country clubs
  • Institutional buildings
  • Commercial projects

Please see our website: www.dcwarchitects.com for an overview of the firm’s projects, design philosophy and work approach, and biography, and to consider if you would be interested in applying for the positions.

Our health insurance plan can be joined after three months employment with the firm.  After six months of employment, DCWA will pay for half of the cost of health insurance for the individual employee.  The remainder of premiums for the individual or family are paid by the employee pre-tax through DCW Architects at our group rate.

Position could start immediately.

Project Architect – Bedford, NY

Di Biase Filkoff Architects, PC                                                                                         Bedford, NY

Di Biase Filkoff Architects PC is seeking a senior level architect with 5 plus years of experience in all phases of basic architectural services. Project types include traditional and modern high-end single family residential estate project types as well as commercial work.

Candidates to have the following qualifications:

  • Professional degree from an accredited architectural program.
  • Excellent design, technical and written communication skills
  • Proven experience in assembling a highly detailed and coordinated set of Construction Documents for modern and traditional style high-end single family residential structures and out buildings for projects located in the northeast.
  • Proficiency in Autodesk AutoCAD and Architecture 2010 or later.

This is a full time position with a comprehensive benefits package.

Required education: 

  • Bachelor’s
  • Required experience:

  • Architecture: 5 years
  • Please send resume with cover letter to info@dibiasefilkoffarchitects.com

    Established in 1992, Di Biase Filkoff Architects PC is located in Westchester County on the Village Green in historic Bedford, NY.