Date posted: 4/26/2012
Company: BauerLatoza Studio
BauerLatoza Studio is a 20-person architecture firm with a diverse portfolio of projects in the local, national, and international markets. Throughout our 21 years in business, we have experienced a steady planned growth while garnering more than 30 design awards.
The culture of BauerLatoza Studio is characterized by collaborative teamwork and an open flow of communication. This is supported by the firmís overall approach to work which is based on the Studio Model and supported by our open-loft working environment. BauerLatoza Studio is committed to a work and personal life balance, and promotes individual growth and satisfaction through its Mentor Program, Professional Development Program, and team-building activities.
Location: Chicago, IL
The Project Architect is responsible for preliminary architectural planning and design, and construction documentation. Working with a Principal-in-Charge and Project Manager, the Project Architect collaborates with in-house architects and coordinates with consultants.
The ideal candidate will have a strong talent for design, with experience in both new construction and adaptive re-use. Project experience will include commercial, institutional, hospitality, and educational buildings. Working knowledge of building systems, exterior wall enclosures, and sustainability is a requisite. The successful candidate must also demonstrate excellent graphic presentation skills using AutoCAD, 3D modeling software, Sketch Up, and Adobe Creative Suite programs. Experience with REVIT is a plus.
Additional requirements include effective leadership skills to manage design teams and consultants, and the ability to develop and build client relationships. International work experience, familiarity with designing in metric, and sensitivity to cross-cultural communications will be a plus. Fluency in Spanish is desirable but not required. International and national travel may be needed. Only licensed architects with a minimum of 7 years experience and a Bachelor or Master's degree in Architecture will be considered. LEED AP is desirable.
Excellent compensation and benefit package includes medical, dental, profit sharing, 401K, and pre-tax spending benefits.
Please submit a Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary History/Requirements to: HR@bauerlatozastudio.com with
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