Project Architect - WJW Architects


WJW Architects / Chicago, IL / Website


WJW Architects was founded in 1991 and specializes in affordable housing, senior living, and residential healthcare environments. The firm has successfully completed the design of more than three hundred projects in the Midwest. They include more than seven thousand units of senior living, supportive housing, affordable family housing, and mixed-use residential. In addition to residential environments, WJW also specializes in healthcare, community development, supportive services, adaptive reuse, and renovation projects.

Deeply grounded in architecture’s power to impact lives, WJW creates holistically conceived, intelligently crafted environments that empower and elevate the human experience. WJW’s inclusive, collaborative creative process is fueled by curiosity, cultivated knowledge, respect and integrity, pointing the way toward the realization of each project’s greatest potential.


WJW seeks a motivated, mission-driven, and technically savvy Architect with 4-7 years of experience to join our team.

The position requires:

• Strong self-directed design skills coupled with participation in collaborative design process with partners and project managers
• Extensive BIM modeling experience in ArchiCad (preferred) or Revit
• Creation and management of BIM model from project inception through construction
• Development of zoning and code reviews and experience with permit and other approval processes
• Experience with general contractor and consultant communication and coordination
• Familiarity with client relationships and communication
• Experience in managing design team workflow, including monitoring team performance, assuring compliance with contractual agreements, and monitoring quality of design and documentation
• Construction phase responsibilities, including submittal and RFI reviews and site visits

Please forward resume and portfolio to
WJW values a diverse workplace representative of the communities we serve, and strongly encourages
women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, and
veterans to apply.

WJW is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race,
color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any category protected by local, state or
federal laws.


Herb Lentz
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