We are a leading Southern California Staffing & Recruiting Agency, and one of our best clients, a San Diego-based Architectural Firm is looking for an Architectural Project Architect AND an Architectural Project Manager with experience in Type-I Mid-Rise and Type-III & Type-V Multi-Family and Mixed-Use projects. From Them:
WHY WORK FOR US:
Development-oriented firm with an equity stake in real estate developments and long-range plans to develop our own projects
In the process of developing a program for employees to participate in the company Real Estate Investing Venture, expected launch in early 2019
Competitive compensation package, including 401(k), 22 days PTO, Company sponsored Health, Dental and Vision insurance, and semi-annual profit sharing
Downtown office close to urban amenities
Casual work environment
Flexible work hours, including option to work 9 HR days M-Th + half day Fridays (starting January 2, 2019)
Opportunity to play a significant role in the growth of a young firm with high and sustained growth
Great Benefits Package
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING: (Dependent on Project Architect or Project Management Role)
Develops a thorough understanding of projects’ design philosophy and provides major input in developing a design and building performance strategy and effectively conveys this to assigned team members when appropriate.
Provides technical design input. Responsible for a project’s technical design effort, subsequent detailed design development, project coordination and quality control efforts during all phases of project work, in close collaboration with Senior Designer.
Seeks creative and innovative solutions to assigned tasks and develops appropriate research and documents to support these solutions.
Actively collaborates with and coordinates work of consultants and knowledge resources to ensure the project deliverables are coordinated, integrated and support the design concept and performance goals of the project.
Contributes to the preparation of design documents and leads the detailed development of construction documents during all project phases, delivering complete, accurate and coordinated project documentation.
Advances the production of schematic, design development and construction documents drawings and specifications in compliance with project scope, schedule, cost and design intent.
Maintains awareness of evolving building technology and systems.
Reviews shop drawings, material samples and CD’s for conformance with design.
Performs construction administration duties (e.g. RFI’s, RFP’s, change orders, etc.)
Prepares reports and specifications; reviews completed reports, plans, cost estimates and calculations.
Executes applicable agency review analysis (accessibility, zoning, life-safety, etc.)
Maintains contact with clients, consultants and contractors during all project phases, participating in marketing, client and owner presentations as required.
Represent our client as the client liaison.
Work with firm leadership to develop strategies for expanding the current client base and to increase our market presence.
Management of projects including coordination, conflict resolution, schedule, and budgets on projects.
Manage a staff of architects and drafters as required to perform the work.
Provide technical oversight on all San Diego area projects.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED FOR THIS POSITION:
10+ years’ Architectural Experience with 5 years minimum managing Type-I Mid-Rise, and Type-III & Type-V Multi-Family and Mixed-Use projects.
Design and production experience, from coordinating conceptual design through contract documents and construction.
Able to complete projects on schedule and on budget.
Advanced knowledge of California Building Codes, construction types, ADA/FHA.
Extensive experience with the building permitting process at Building and Fire Departments
Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
AutoCAD and Revit skills are required.
Experience with Microsoft Office and Google Suite Apps.
Licensed Architect and Accredited Degree in Architecture preferred.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
Salary commensurate with experience and market demands
10 days paid vacation
5 personal days
7 paid holidays
Company offered 401(k)
Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
Studio Lead will be eligible to earn equity stake in Sacramento architecture firm