Job Captain - KTGY

COMPANY INFO

KTGY / Chicago, IL United States / Website

ABOUT THE COMPANY

KTGY Architecture + Planning is one of the nation’s foremost residential and mixed-use firms delivering innovation, artistry and attention to detail across multiple studios, nationwide. As place-makers, we plan and design with care, intelligence and responsiveness. Blending client goals, design efficiency and resident experience we create thriving, memorable and sustainable neighborhoods of the future.

ABOUT THE JOB

THE POSITION: 

KTGY Chicago is a tight-knit and collaborative group seeking an experienced Job Captain who is knowledgeable and passionate about the sticks and bricks, whether it is a residential, multi-family, commercial or health care facility. The Job Captain will direct internal staff members working closely with the designers and project managers to bring the project vision to a reality. The ability to work independently, familiar with code and have wood construction experience.  They must exercise effective time management and awareness of impact on the project budget and will conduct work within KTGY standards under the direction of supervisor. If you would describe yourself as someone who is meticulous about details and enjoys ensuring a design can become a reality, send us your qualifications! 

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Wood and podium construction experience needed 
Ability to work on multiple projects and maintain effective communication and quality control. 
Demonstrated ability to plan, schedule, direct work of self and others. 
Understanding and proficiency using the following software: 
Revit, required  
Autocad 
SketchUp 
MS Office
Bluebeam/Adobe

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum of 3-5 years of strong construction document skills and residential experience. 
Preferred: Multi-family and Mixed-Used Project experience

EDUCATION AND KNOWLEDGE 

4-year Architectural degree preferred and/or combination of required education and experience 
Understanding of building codes, including national and state local codes 
Specialized knowledge of various product types, code requirements, and construction practices and how to apply, detail, and specify them 
ABOUT CHICAGO: 

The KTGY Chicago studio focuses on urban-infill, mixed-use and high-rise as well as for-rent and for-sale residential architecture. Collaborating internally and with KTGY’s retail and planning studios we combine local knowledge with national resources to create thriving neighborhoods. Passionate about our impact, we are often brainstorming designs over lunch or running together to support a local charity. Join us today and positively impact the communities in which we live, work and design.

CONTACT TO APPLY

Kelley Monogue
Apply Online