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Immediate opening for a project manager with creative talent, management and production skills. Join our dynamic, diverse and award winning 45+ person design firm conveniently located in downtown Oakland. Work on a variety of affordable housing, senior housing and educational projects. HKIT Architects is committed to sustainable design, a collaborative workplace and to architecture that enriches the community and the environment. For further information, visit us at www.hkit.com.
The position requires a motivated design and technically minded individual with a minimum of 10 years of experience leading complex multi-family residential, senior living projects or K-12 educational projects. Candidates must combine considerable design and construction detailing experience, strong communications skills, an interest in sustainability, a record of excellent client collaboration, with an ability to manage internal production teams and external consultants.
§ Work with project principals to oversee all phases of multiple projects from conceptual design through construction administration.
§ Serve as the main point of contact with the client and participates in team meetings throughout the project phases including construction. Actively manages client’s budget, schedule, program, and scope.
§ Manage the design, detailing, research and full documentation on selected projects, providing expertise across multiple projects. Oversees agency approvals.
§ Assign tasks to staff members and manage deadlines for all production phases including renderings, meetings and presentations. Oversee assigned project team(s).
§ Produce and manage project schedules, work plans, client correspondence and documentation. Maintain project integrity including design.
§ Assist in development of and manage project budgets and fees.
§ Construction Administration
§ Licensed architect in California.
§ Minimum of 8 years of experience designing, documenting, detailing and coordinating multi-family residential projects or senior living projects, affordable and market rate, or K-12 educational projects.
§ Minimum bachelor’s degree in architecture or similar discipline from an accredited program.
§ Proven experience leading, mentoring & training junior and intermediate staff in all phases of project detailing and documentation.
§ LEED AP is a plus
§ Knowledge of high-performance building design and related software is a plus
§ Work on certified green building projects is a plus
HKIT offers competitive compensation with full employee medical, dental & vision insurance, FSA and 401k plan. We provide support for licensure, and AIA membership. Compensation is dependent on experience & education.
Please submit your resume, project examples/portfolio via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org