Project Architect / Project Manager (6-10 yrs.)

COMPANY INFO

Canopy / architecture + design, LLC / Chicago, IL United States

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Canopy is a progressive architecture firm located in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood. We believe that good design is essential to the human experience and the environment. As architects and planners, we design for neighborhoods, families, and for- and non-profit businesses throughout the region. www.canopy-chicago.com

ABOUT THE JOB

We are seeking a talented, passionate individual to join our growing practice. The candidate should have excellent communication, design, technical, and leadership skills as well as experience in multi-family residential and other commercial projects. Responsibilities will include project management and preparation of documents from design through construction including programming, code/zoning, design research, bidding, permitting, and construction document coordination. In addition, this position will provide an opportunity to work closely alongside the firm’s leadership in leading project management and firm-wide initiatives within the studio. Canopy is rooted in a collective design process, thus the ideal candidate will be highly self-motivated yet eager to work collaboratively and provide leadership in a small practice environment.

REQUIREMENT FOR APPLICANTS

The position requires skill, knowledge, and leadership in all phases of design, documentation, and construction including; zoning and code studies, schematic design, design development, permitting, construction documents and construction observation (6-10 years of experience). Good knowledge of sustainability, engineering systems, and accessibility codes is required. A professional degree is preferred. LEED AP and/or NCARB-AXP registration is preferred but not required. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience. Qualified candidates should submit a resume along with examples of your work to: hr@canopy-chicago.com Please reference Job Posting on AIA Chicago

CONTACT TO APPLY

Jaime Torres Carmona
hr@canopy-chicago.com