Project Architect


NORR / Chicago, Illinois USA


Established in 1938, NORR is an award winning, international architecture and engineering firm with a diverse portfolio. The Chicago office has a fast-paced yet informal studio atmosphere comprised of architects and interior designers. Our people are the best and the brightest in the industry. Our work includes a projects of all types across the country and the globe.


We are seeking Project Architects with 8 to 12 years of experience. Individual should be comfortable working on a variety of project and building types. Architect will work in collaboration with Project Manager, Studio Manager and Principal-in-Charge to direct and manage the project team and mentor staff. Must be capable of coordinating with consultants, performing a code analysis, and communicating with clients. Individual should have exceptional design talent and technical skills. Typical responsibilities include: Developing project strategy and vision with input from Project Manager and Principal in Charge; Evaluation of site conditions, zoning requirements and site constraints; Develop design drawings and schedules and provide direction to more junior design staff; Review design and working drawings to ensure design and detailing adhere to relevant jurisdictional codes and achieve client and program objectives; Coordination with other disciplines and key stakeholders to exchange information, provide project status updates and coordinate resources; Perform site surveys and field reviews; Construction administration activities; Mentor junior design staff and review work of junior design staff.


Applicants must have a professional Bachelor or Master’s degree from an accredited university and have obtained professional registration. Applicants must have experience with Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and SketchUp. This is a great opportunity for individuals that welcome responsibility and are looking to develop their professional skills and experience. We want to have fun and do good work. If you believe that you are conscientious and talented and have the qualifications above, we are interested in meeting. Please submit resume, references, work samples and portfolio online at


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