Date posted: 4/5/2012
Company: Harley Ellis Devereaux
Harley Ellis Devereaux is an award-winning, full service organization offering a complete range of planning, architecture, engineering, interior architecture, landscape architecture and construction services. The firm works extensively throughout the Midwest and California with offices in Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco.
Location: Chicago, IL
The Project Architect role is responsible for the design and technical systems for projects from schematics through construction administration.
Responsible for building and system concepts and documentation process from schematics through construction administration phases within the discipline.
Responsible to lead discipline project team members or key areas of project development as assigned.
Prepare and monitor project status reports when assigned as a discipline team leader.
Conduct material and product research as required for project development.
Prepare and document required code research for project.
Attend project meetings as necessary.
Document interpretation and submittal reviews during bidding and construction administration.
Produce and coordinate quality architectural and engineering services within a project team concept.
Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor's degree and licensure highly recommended.
LEED Accredited preferred.
Minimum six years' experience in A/E industry preferred.
Experience in residential/multifamily housing and mixed use project types preferred.
Extensive knowledge of all aspects of professional services from schematic design through project close-out, including design and technical expertise.
A comprehensive understanding of the coordination aspects and related requirements of all design disciplines.
Good written and verbal communication skills, and strong organizational skills.
Possess the ability to motivate and mentor staff, and delegate work assignments.
Computer and CADD literate.
Very detail-oriented, self-motivated, enthusiastic and flexible.
Ability to work well with others under deadline situations.
Capable of traveling to and from project sites for attending client, project and construction meetings.
Ability to access existing and new project sites for observation, investigation and evaluation purposes.
Ability to use equipment for communication and documentation purposes.
Visual acuity to perform responsibilities.
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