Project Architect / Project Manager - LCM Architects
LCM Architects / Chicago, IL United States / Website
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Celebrating our 25th Anniversary, LCM Architects is a disability-owned architecture and accessibility consulting firm that intentionally blends these specialties to create built environments that are supportive of an inclusive society. We endeavor to create built environments that have a significant impact on the communities they serve.
LCM leverages the diverse backgrounds and personal experiences of our designers, architects, and accessibility specialists to shape our work. Our portfolio includes projects in the corporate, cultural, education, government, hospitality, and residential sectors, as well as medical, laboratory, retail, and transportation.
We approach every project from multiple perspectives to fuse function and spatial relationships into successful and accessible built environments. Our team uses the unique qualities of each project to deliver designs of enduring quality that reflect the imagination of our clients.
ABOUT THE JOB
We are seeking a licensed Architectural Professional to join our team with experience in the management and design of medium to large scale projects. The ideal candidate will lead project teams and has at least 6 to 10 years of project architect/project management experience.
-Coordinates team members and multiple disciplines
-Maintains a schedule of milestone deliverables for multiple projects
-Mentors younger team members
-Researches local code and communicate with code authorities
-Leads and attend project meetings.
-Assists in production of plans and technical drawings
-Performs Construction Administration, including reviewing shop drawings and answering RFIs.
-Conducts site evaluations to evaluate the quality of work
-Travels periodically to project sites (some in various parts of the country).
REQUIREMENT FOR APPLICANTS
-Bachelor's degree in Architecture from an accredited college or university
-Minimum 6 years experience in the architecture profession
-Active RA licensed is preferred
-Extensive knowledge of all phases of the typical architectural deliverables
-Demonstrates proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, parametric and rendering software, and other graphic software.
-Strong rendering and graphics skills preferred.
-Ability to work well under pressure and prioritize tasks
-Exhibits initiative, process innovation, problem-solving, and decision quality with high attention to precision and accuracy at a project level.
-Effectively communicates internally with project teams and externally with consultants and clients through timely and appropriate written, oral, and visual means.
-Strong technical detailing skills
-Experienced and knowledgeable in construction administrative processes
-Ability to work well with others
-Strong knowledge of building codes and accessibility standards
-LEED certification or other green building certifications are a plus
WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU?
You will be part of a fun, high-energy, diverse, and smart team dedicated to advancing great design and supporting our communities. We wholeheartedly believe in a healthy work-life balance and take measures to care for each other. LCM offers a wide range of benefits including health, dental, vision, life insurance, workers comp, and 401(k) plan.
At LCM, we welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace. We believe an inclusive environment benefits our employees, our firm, and our community, while also enriching and challenging our thinking about the built environment. We enjoy what we do, and we enjoy doing it together!
commensurate with experience
CONTACT TO APPLY
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