A rapidly expanding Architectural, Real Estate, Capital Investment & Development firm located in Encino is seeking a design orientated and motivated full-time Project Architect with demonstrated ability to lead and facilitate all aspects of design and construction process from inception to completion, for mainly Hillside residential projects intended to offer excellent personal growth opportunity.
Strong candidates should be capable of exhibiting specialized skills and experience applicable to design and development, production of construction documents, project management and be highly organized.
The position requires:
Professional degree in Architecture
5+ years’ experience, primarily with residential design (Hillside preferred)
Ability to produce 100% CDs and supervise the production
Experience with California zoning, building code, planning and entitlement, and other related oversight agency requirements. (Knowledge of Due Diligence a plus)
Ability to resolve complex technical, code, zoning, construction issues by reviewing all drawings and documents.
Experience in writing architectural specifications, coordinate RFIs, CPRs, change orders and addendum
Provide project management in pre-construction and ongoing construction phases with project timelines, schedules and monitoring for project to be complete in due time
Willingness to provide construction administration and provide direction and assistantship to fellow employees
Highly independent, pro-active, self-disciplined and motivated with a friendly attitude
Strong organizational and time management skills, along with clear and thorough written communication skills
Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment and able to multi-task
AutoCAD (Must), Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, and Windows (Proficient)
Interested applicants should email at firstname.lastname@example.org a cover letter demonstrating why this position is a fit, resume and work samples as a single PDF attachment, no larger than 4MB and 5 pages