ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER POSITION
Elevate Design Build is a growing residential design and construction firm based in Walnut Creek, California. Our projects range from remodels and additions to custom homes and landscape installations, along with an occasional commercial project. Our business model is to take our client’s dreams from concept design through construction. We pride ourselves on being extraordinarily responsive to our clients, being on time and on budget.
We are currently looking to bring on another full-time architectural designer, to take on new and exciting opportunities in the many tasks involved in running a design-build company, pulling off tight deadlines, and staying on budget. You will work alongside our construction project manager, two other architectural designers, our office manager, and the company owner, Justin. We are a tight-knit, team-oriented group looking to find an individual who will compliment and contribute to what we are doing here at Elevate.
If you are the person we are looking for, you will be:
A Designer- Able to create sketches and drawings to communicate good solutions to your client’s design dilemmas
Organized- Able to efficiently assemble sets of architectural working drawings
Detailed- Able to identify design problems and solve them in drawing or written format
Driven- Self-motivated and willing to take initiative
Curious- Eager to learn and take on new challenges
Flexible- Willing to change with a growing company and a variety of project types
Multitasking- Able to handle multiple tasks and work alongside different people
A Strong Communicator- Able to communicate well with clients and consultants
Responsible and trustworthy to complete tasks independently or within teams
As a Designer at Elevate, the following experience is necessary:
Architectural working drawing experience
Residential design and building code knowledge
Construction knowledge, specifically in residential construction
AutoCAD experience required; Revit experience a plus
Sketchup and Photoshop preferred
Word, Excel, Outlook, and similar project management tools
2-5 years’ experience in the field of architecture; experience in construction a plus
If this is you, we look forward to meeting and discussing the possibilities.
- Cover letter describing your interest in employment with Elevate Design Build
- Resume with qualifications
- Portfolio samples (PDF no more than 3 pages) with job responsibilities for represented project samples. Online portfolios are also acceptable.