Project Architect


Foster Dale Architects, Inc. / Chicago, IL


Foster Dale Architects, Inc. (FDA) is located in the Ravenswood corridor (close to a stop on the Brown Line) on the North Side. We are dedicated to quality in design and service to our clients, and we work on an interesting and a diverse range of projects. Approximately 60% of our workload is high end custom residential projects in Chicago and the suburbs. Other project types include office buildouts, adaptive reuse projects, multi-unit residential projects and mixed-use projects. We are an award-winning firm that is committed to sustainability, listening to our clients and strong design solutions. We offer an engaging and fun office and a position that is filled with opportunity and responsibility. Please see


We seek a well-rounded Project Architect to work on all aspects of small to medium sized projects in a team setting. This involves establishing design concepts, developing drawings and related documentation from Schematic Design through Construction Documentation and Construction Administration tasks. The Project Architect will work with code and technical issues and coordinate with the principal, the client, the consultants and the contractor. We are looking for someone to help us creatively solve design problems and to craft projects from beginning to end. The right candidate will share our values with regard to sustainability, creative thinking, urbanism and attention to detail.


Professional degree in Architecture with 4-8 years of office experience Strong design and technical skills Proficiency with AutoCAD and SketchUp (or other 3-D software), Revit is a plus Ability to present ideas in both written and graphic format Passionate and professional approach Capacity for quick comprehension of design issues and drawing tasks


Based on skills and experience. We offer an attractive benefits package including performance bonuses and a retirement savings plan (401k and profit sharing)


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