Job Captain with Office Interiors Experience

Shlemmer Algaze Associates Shlemmer Algaze Associates Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Wed, Mar 12 '14Posted on:

Shlemmer+Algaze+Associates (SAA) is an architectural firm specializing in the design of commercial office interiors and base building renovations. We currently have two openings for Job Captain in our Culver City office. One position requires Account/Sustainability experience. The other requires previous experience working on behalf of the landlord. Both positions require previous experience working on commercial office interiors. Please highlight this experience in your resume.

We are looking for a team player with experience and a lot of initiative. We are a service-oriented firm, so we value your great attitude and a "can-do" spirit. We prefer to promote from within, so your professional growth and opportunities for career advancement are unlimited.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in corporate interiors
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Hand Sketching
  • Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the industry/profession
  • Experience with AutoCAD (required)
  • Bachelor's degree or professional degree with applicable experience
  • High level of organization and attention to detail
  • Multi-tasking ability and good judgment
  • Ability to prioritize and manage tasks against deadlines and profitability
  • Self-starter, motivated, takes initiative and is proactive in management of the process and has strong work ethic
  • Client service skills, including presentations with internal and external clients
  • Understanding of complex interior architectural detailing
  • Understanding and competence with 2010 with California Building Codes, Title 24 Code Compliance
  • Knowledge and experience in Construction Observation/Administration
  • Experience with submittal and processing of documents to City Agencies
  • Coordinate as required with project manager throughout the duration of the project
  • Understanding and competence in project fee management and profitability as relates to all aspects of the project
  • LEED AP preferred

Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Ability to lead client through programming and schematic design process
  • Sketch plan alternatives during client meetings
  • Present design concepts to internal and external clients
  • Coordinate transformation of initial rough product designs into working documents using AutoCAD
  • Complete knowledge of all aspects of construction document package including construction details, ceiling and millwork detailing, door hardware schedules, coordination of server room layout and requirements, etc
  • Perform thorough code analysis throughout project phases
  • Review drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standards
  • Consult with SAA employees, clients, and various consultants on the development of plans and specifications
  • Direct, lead and coordinate the in-house project team, including furniture and finish design
  • Effective communication and coordination with project team including MEP engineering, contractors, furniture vendors, security and cabling, visual vendors, building ownerships, and building officials
  • Coordinate the submittal of documents as required to all city agencies (building, planning, fire, health departments, etc) and follow through with plan check process and all required associated coordination of plan check issues, corrections, etc. including required interface with MEP and structural engineers
  • Assist project manager to keep projects on budget; with understanding and support of SAAs billing and tracking system
  • Coordinate LEED Project Administration

If you would like to learn more, please send us your resume with salary history and tell us why you would be a good candidate by clicking the link below to visit the SAA Careers page. Thank you!

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