Project Architect

Posting ID:
San Francisco

Currently seeking a Project Architect to join Northern California Education team. This position will be based out of San Francisco. Teamwork and collaboration will enhance the success of projects and provide candidates an opportunity to learn and grow in our profession.

The Project Architect is a licensed Architect and must have 7 years of architectural design experience. Firm utilizes Revit, leverages BIM technology. This individual must have a thorough understanding of all phases of a project from design to construction, including an understanding of programming and planning.  Experience with Revit preferred.

Essential Functions:

  • Works in a team environment and collaborates with others.
  • Is prepared and able to participate in all phases of the design process.
  • May direct and produce accurate work as a part of a coordinated project team and may mentor less experienced staff.
  • Develops solutions for complex design problems, including code compliance and agency interface.
  • Provides technical oversight and coordination of project activities with clients, consultants, contractors, and staff.
  • Coordinates specifications and drawings including consultant coordination, and is capable of making independent decisions for projects and project teams.
  • Participate in Construction administration for projects and works with project leaders on issues affecting budget, construction costs, schedule, and legal/liability related issues for the Firm.
  • May assists project leaders in preparation of project management plans
  • Understands time management and utilizes project management tools.
  • Develops presentation materials to support project team’s design and marketing efforts.
  • Learns, applies and directs project team consistent with office standards for design, quality control, and production.
  • Coordinates QA/QC processes and implements QA/QC recommendations.

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture.
  • 7 years architectural design experience.
  • California architectural license.
  • California design experience with Education projects required.
  • Experience with Revit and other design presentation software preferred.
  • LEED accreditation preferred.