Entry Level Architectural Designer
Dynamic, engaged architectural firm with a 71-year-old history, with a broad range of building types and sizes has an Architectural Designer I position available for a dedicated, passionate team member with strong people skills and lots of energy. Project sectors include aviation, healthcare, corporate office buildings, interiors, and multi-family housing.
The position is a long-term and career advancement potentials based on performance. We offer competitive salary and benefits package including paid professional licensure and continuing education opportunities. We offer a unique environment in which staff is able to work on a great variety of projects with involvement in every phase of the design and have hands on experience from client interactions through in-field construction coordination.
Professional Bachelor’s degree or Master’s in Architecture
Excellent written, verbal communication and organizational skills
LEED Accreditation is a plus
Basic knowledge of accessibility codes and applicable building codes
Basic knowledge of building construction systems, means and methods, materials
Basic understanding of all phases of architectural document production
Ability to work effectively, balancing demands on multiple projects at various stages of development
Ability to effectively meet deadlines
Strong Revit proficiency
Strong visualization skills, including freehand sketching, and 3D rendering
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator) and Sketch Up
Produce graphic presentations, 3D renderings, and construction drawings
Utilizing BIM, prepare and modify architectural documents at the direction of the project architect or more senior staff
Provide research as may be directed, including project requirements, Codes, available resources, materials and assemblies or other issues of concern to our projects, and including the appropriate presentation thereof
Participation in marketing efforts, including the design and preparation of Statements of Qualification and Proposals.
Only qualified candidates should apply. To apply for this position, please follow the instructions below:
· Email to: LDA Architects, Human Resources at [email protected] . Include in email subject line: Entry Level Architectural Designer, your name
· A detailed cover letter, including your current availability
· A sample of your portfolio or work samples for confidential review
No hard copies, drop-ins, phone calls, or recruiter inquiries. Thank you very much for your interest in LDA Architects! Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We look forward to reviewing your application!