OKW Architects / Chicago, IL
ABOUT THE COMPANYOKW is a multi-disciplined architectural, interior, planning and urban design firm serving a diverse group of market types. Originally founded in 1959, it is our relationship-driven foundation that will continue to drive design excellence, entrepreneurial spirit and client service. We serve a diverse range of clients and building types including mixed use, senior housing, retail, corporate and hospitality design. We are growing and seek qualified individuals to join our team.
ABOUT THE JOBThe position of full-time Associate Architect requires excellent technical skills and with a desire to work in retail, hospitality, and mixed-use developments. The candidate must have general knowledge and understanding of the project documentation process, being able to produce site plans and contract documents conforming to building codes and zoning regulations. The Associate Architect assists Project Architects and/or Managers as needed. The candidate needs to be able to work well with others and develop growth in a fast-paced environment. Experience with conceptual design study and graphic presentation is a plus.
REQUIREMENT FOR APPLICANTSMust have an accredited degree in architecture. 2 to 5 years of professional experience working in architecture. Must be actively pursuing licensure as an architect. Computer skills should include: REVIT, AutoCAD and InDesign. Experience with Sketch-up, Photoshop, and 3D Studio Max is also a plus. Ability to manage multiple tasks and responsibilities is key along with strong organizational and communication skills.
SALARYCompensation Based on Experience
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