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Self-Directed Creative Prj. Mgr./Architect

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Mikiten Architecture Published: 03/18/2017
Job Type
Years of Experience
5-7 Years, 7-10 Years


Is this your opportunity to participate in something special? Mikiten Architecture is seeking a mid- to upper-level, self-directed architect who shares a passion for Universal Design and innovative thinking. Part time initially, possibly leading to full-time.We are a small, award-winning West Berkeley firm, but are nationally-known leaders in Universal Design. We leverage that expertise to create sculptural and functional beauty through many different building types.Only local candidates able to work in our office - no remote workers will be considered.

Position requires:
- 6+ years experience.
- Exceptional organizational skills (ability to manage a project, identify tasks, and interface with the entire project team with minimal oversight).
- Solid experience producing of a full set of CD's and developing architectural details independently.
- Formal CA experience on complex projects.
- Ability to manage a project's time & fee budget.
- Superior, demonstrable BIM skills. We use Archicad (not AutoCAD). We prefer a candidate with Archicad experience, but may consider those with *outstanding* overall BIM capabilities (such as Revit), and the ability to self-learn Archicad.
- Knowledge of and passion for Universal Design and Sustainable Design.
- Interest in working on both small and large projects.

We offer:
- A great working environment.
- Fun, creative projects with good clients.
- A focus on Universal Design and Sustainable Design.
- Opportunities for taking responsibility and growing.
- A surprising range of work for a small office: multifamily, commercial, single-family, and Universal Design-specific work.
- A wheelchair-accessible workspace.

- A great south-facing private yard outside our office Please send to
1. Cover letter presenting yourself and why you are interested in this position.
*** Please describe your Archicad or other BIM capabilities in detail ***
2. PDF resume.
3. A link to your work OR 3 PDF images of representative design work AND production work (no DWG format or zipped files).