Project Architect-Design Director for Studio

Design Draw Build Inc.
Published
06/11/2019
Location
Oakland
Category
AutoCAD  Revit  
Job Type
Years of Experience
2-5 Years, 5-7 Years, 7-10 Years, 10+ Years

Description

Design Draw Build Inc (DDB) is a young, diverse, design-build firm specializing in housing, adaptive reuse and entertainment spaces seeking a responsible, self-motivated experienced architect for full-time employment. We are looking for an individual who is not only CAD and Revit-proficient and detail-oriented, but who also listens to and contributes to a creative design dialogue, and who likes to experiment with new ideas and materials. The candidate must be able to take direction and as well as work independently as needed. They will also need to be a team player and take responsibility for work assigned. Curiosity, resourcefulness & self-motivation are essential.

The Design Director, a Licensed or soon-to-be licensed Architect, reports directly to the Principal in the architecture studio with support from other Project Managers and Job Captains.

DETAILS

  • Employment type: Full-Time 40 Hours per week
  • Compensation: Competitive Rates DOE
  • Employee benefits program

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE

  • Design and drafting of architectural documents, running from Schematic Design to Construction Documentation
  • Management of complete architectural projects, including document control, client interaction, and construction administration
  • Management of project delivery timelines
  • Management of diverse teams of in-house staff, consultants, and vendors to complete projects
  • Facilitation of permits and other municipal approvals
  • Development of project presentation materials with the support of design staff, including finished project renderings and diagrams
  • Coordination with construction managers and site staff to facilitate procurement and construction processes
  • Feasibility research and code reviews for architectural and construction projects
  • Working with Principal on supervision of design staff on select projects
  • Development and oversight of in-house standards and quality control processes to improve the level of project documentation

EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prof. Master’s or Barch Degree in Architecture, licensed in CA preferred
  • Leadership Position in CA-based firm
  • Some Construction Experience, interested in a Design-Build Model
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Revit & Adobe Creative Suite
  • Detailed oriented, collaborative, and organized

PLEASE SUBMIT COVER LETTER, RESUMÉ, AND PORTFOLIO (FOR DESIGN POSITIONS)

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