Architectural Associate

Website Jax Kneppers Associates

Jax Kneppers Associates, (JKA) was founded in 1989 with the goal of being the foremost Construction Consulting firm on the west coast.  JKA has a dedicated team of professionals with a wide range of specialized skills that has allowed us to provide solutions to over 3,900 projects which include single family dwellings, multi-family housing, low rise, high rise, commercial, institutional, and industrial buildings. Our services include architecture, building envelope design, forensic engineering, structural engineering, schedule analysis, and cost estimating.

 

JKA is a member of the Childress Companies family – a national engineering and consulting firm headquartered in Dallas, Texas. With more than 120 employees in 4 locations, CES is a technical leader throughout the construction industry.

 

JKA is seeking an Architectural Associate for our office in Walnut Creek, CA. We prefer candidates with drafting experience in architecture and who are familiar with the California Building Codes. Over-qualified candidates and/or licensed professionals are welcome to apply as we have multiple open positions. The ability to wear a hard hat, access crawl spaces and roof tops, and make quick hand sketches is very helpful.

 

Responsibilities

Produce architectural construction drawings and design drawings in Revit and AutoCad
Maintain firm’s Revit standards and templates
·         Produce plans and details with accuracy

Prepare construction documents from hand-drawn sketches, photos, or red lines
·         Research and understand various design materials and methods

Maintain organized production of a construction document set
Field observation as needed
Requirements

Experience in Revit, AutoCad, and/or SketchUp
Experience with graphic and BIM standards
·         Ability to read blueprints, construction plans, submittals, and other technical documents

·         Excellent collaborative and communication skills

·         Ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects

·         A degree in architecture, engineering, or building sciences is preferred but not required

·         Minimum 2-5 years’ professional experience

·         Technical Writing skills are appreciated but not required

·         Must be detail-oriented

·         Driver’s license and automobile insurance must be in good and current standing

 

We offer an environment that is rich in growth, development, and broad industry recognition.  We have an excellent benefit plan which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long term disability, paid time off (PTO), holidays, and retirement plans with a company match.

 

To apply, please send your resume and any relevant portfolio materials to diana@jaxkneppers.com. No phone calls please.

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