d+k - Architect I - 3-5 years experience - d+k

COMPANY INFO

d+k / Chicago, Illinois / Website

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Boutique design firm d+k (www.dk-arch.com), which specializes in hospitality/restaurant, retail, medical, office, higher education and residential design, is looking for a highly motivated, career minded, full-time Architect with 3-5 years experience to join our growing team. All candidates must have an accredited Architectural degree, the ability to lead a project, strong communication skills and the ability to express ideas graphically. The ideal candidate must be ready to work in a fast-pace, collaborative environment to support team through development of sketches, presentation and construction drawings. All candidates must be extremely proficient in developing a set of drawings in Revit and efficient in Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office. Hand sketching and/or computer rendering skills are preferred. Resume & portfolio should be sent to Human Resources Manager at the e-mail listed below with “Architect I position” in the subject line.

ABOUT THE JOB

This position's primary focus is the production of projects. Individuals in this role will be exposed to all facets of a project from field verification through punchlist. There are opportunities for advancement within the company.

Responsibilities include:

• Field verification & drawing of existing conditions
• Code & zoning research
• Assist in developing design (Design drawings will be done in 3D and will include computer renderings)
• Develop presentation drawings using the Adobe suite & other graphic programs
• Assist with client presentations
• Assist with client coordination
• Assist with consultant coordination
• Develop construction drawings in Revit
• Attend site meetings
• Assist in the review of submittals

REQUIREMENT FOR APPLICANTS

Required skills:

• Accredited Architectural degree
• 3-5 years of experience
• Motivated, organized, self-starter with the ability to drive a project to completion
• Extremely proficient in Revit
• Efficient in the Adobe Suite (InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop)
• Computer rendering skills are preferred
• Strong written & verbal communication skills
• Hand sketching ability is a plus
• Efficient in Microsoft Office
• LEED accreditation is a plus

SALARY

negotiable

CONTACT TO APPLY

Human Resources Manager
careers@dk-arch.com