5-7 years' experience required.
Growing Architectural, Passive House consulting and design-build firm seeking exceptional candidates with a minimum of 5 to 7 years experience.
We are an award-winning design firm that is knowledgeable of technology and tradition. We have a detail-oriented, modern aesthetic with an exceptional emphasis of building energy and sustainability. Most projects incorporate Passive House methodology, with some achieving Net Zero certification.
We provide training in Passive House design concepts and a wide range of experience is offered. The firms practice is based in the Lower East Side, we specialize in affordable housing, cultural facilities, multi-family residential, and adaptive re-use in the 5 boroughs and the Northeast.
We seek energetic Architects with strong organizational, design, research and construction detailing skills. The ideal candidate will have a thorough, conscientious work approach and strong communication skills. The candidate must have the ability and willingness to work collaboratively. Knowledge of materials and craft is required.
- Project lead for small to medium projects from schematic design through construction
o Design concepts and visualization
o Zoning and Code analysis
o Design development and detailing
o Construction detailing and construction documents
o Construction administration
- Assist Project Architect in design and visualization or larger projects
o Prepare presentation drawings (plans, sections, elevations, etc). Knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
o Provide 3D schematic project visualization sketches for early design and design development. Sketch-up, Rhino or equivalent.
o Advanced 3D rendering a plus.
- Assist Project Architect in construction documents
o Provide construction drawings and details. Knowledge in AutoCad and Revit.
- Attend site meetings and direct contractors during construction.