Job Captain - High End Residential

Walker Warner Architects Walker Warner Architects Employer:
San Francisco, CA, USLocation:
Mon, Aug 11 '14Posted on:


We are an award-winning San Francisco firm that has completed many residential, winery and hospitality projects in California, Hawaii, Idaho and Montana. Our work is tailored to the uniqueness and diversity of each client and place, maintaining a consistent focus on design excellence, thorough project management and superior service.  We value passion, balance, respect, responsibility and excellence.  We believe in collaboration, continuous learning and sharing, and the importance of team members being involved in projects from design conception to completion.


  • Accredited degree in architecture
  • Five to eight years of related professional experience, preferably including design and detailing experience on high-end custom residential projects
  • Technical knowledge of Type V construction
  • Demonstrated 3D modeling/BIM proficiency (ArchiCAD preferred)
  • Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills


  • Support the Project Manager in development of the design and detailing
  • Assume responsibility for the production, organization, coordination, thoroughness, and accuracy of the virtual building model and all documents in the drawing set
  • Communicate with and coordinate the efforts of project team members, clients, consultants, contractors and agency officials
  • Assist the Project Manager to track budget and schedule, organize workflow and anticipate required staff resources
  • Work with the project team to produce presentation materials for client and agency presentations
  • Research and specify materials, products and systems
  • Attend jobsite meetings, issue supplemental instructions, process submittals and shop drawings during Construction Administration
  • Coach and mentor junior staff, share experiences and lessons learned to increase the firm’s common knowledge


We offer a competitive compensation package including profit sharing, 401(K), health, dental, vision and long-term disability insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, commuter check and flexible spending accounts. Our work environment is friendly and dynamic, and we welcome participation in related activities, such as our co-ed summer softball team.


Submit cover letter, resume and portfolio samples, with indication of your role on the projects submitted, via email only. We will acknowledge receipt of your information, but only candidates being considered for a position will be contacted. Please no hard copies, drop-ins or telephone calls. Reposting this job description elsewhere is not permitted.

Thomas Hendricks
Walker Warner Architects

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