Project Architect

COMPANY INFO

d+k / Chicago, Illinois

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Boutique design firm d+k (www.dk-arch.com), which specializes in hospitality/restaurant, medical, office, higher education and residential design, is looking for a highly motivated, career minded, full-time Project Architect with 5-8 years experience to join our growing team. All candidates must have an accredited Architectural degree, the ability to lead a project, strong communication skills and the ability to express ideas graphically. The ideal candidate must be ready to work in a fast-pace, collaborative environment to support team through development of sketches, presentation and construction drawings. All candidates must be extremely proficient in developing a set of drawings in Revit and efficient in Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office. Hand sketching and/or computer rendering skills are preferred. Resume & portfolio should be sent to Human Resources Manager at the e-mail listed below with “Project Architect position” in the subject line. We are also accepting resumes & portfolios for Intern Architects with 2-4 years experience. Put “Architect I position” in the subject line.

ABOUT THE JOB

Lead a project from conception through completion. Manage and delegate to team members. Communicate with clients, consultants and contractors. Develop sets of drawings using Revit. Field verification & drawing of existing conditions Code & zoning research Assist in developing design Assist in developing presentation drawings using the Adobe suite & other graphic programs Assist with client presentations Assist in the coordination with consultants Attend site meetings Assist in the review of submittals

REQUIREMENT FOR APPLICANTS

Accredited Architectural degree 5-8 years experience Motivated, organized, self-starter with the ability to drive a project to completion Ability to manage and delegate Extremely proficient in Revit Proficient in AutoCad Efficient in the Adobe Suite (InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop) Computer rendering skills are preferred Strong written & verbal communication skills Hand sketching ability is a plus Efficient in Microsoft Office LEED accreditation is a plus

CONTACT TO APPLY

Human Resources Manager
careers@dk-arch.com