Project Architect

COMPANY INFO

Wheeler Kearns Architects / Chicago, IL

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Founded as a “collective” practice in 1987, Wheeler Kearns Architects is a Chicago based 18-person architecture firm. Our work ranges in scale and type; from the design of a door lever to a theater arts center for a college; from an elementary school to an indoor ice rink; from a children’s museum to a painter’s studio. Our work includes residences of various scales, programs, budgets for all walks of life. We remain committed to the optimistic pursuit of architecture in the design of buildings, interiors, landscapes, furniture, and urban design to ensure the realization of unified projects, regardless of their magnitude.

ABOUT THE JOB

Wheeler Kearns Architects is seeking a full-time Project Architect with 3-6 years of relevant experience to join our team.

Organized in a “studio” environment, all team members participate in all phases of a project, from Schematic Design through Construction Administration. During a project’s development, candidates will support the team in design development, presentation documents and preparation of permit/bid/construction documentation.

REQUIREMENT FOR APPLICANTS

  • 3-6 years relevant experience
  • Candidate must have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Architecture from a NAAB accredited University
  • Candidate must be self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Strong design skills
  • Excellent leadership & communication skills
  • Proficiency in Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, 3D Software

SALARY

Commensurate with experience and abilities.

CONTACT TO APPLY

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and examples of work as a single PDF via email to beth@wkarch.com. Please include “Project Architect – Your Name” in the subject line.