Project Architect III - Field Representative

Perkins Eastman Perkins Eastman Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Thu, Oct 26 '17Posted on:

Perkins Eastman is an international planning, design and consulting firm that was founded in 1981. Headquartered in NYC, the firm has a professional staff of approximately 1000 made up of architects, interior designers, planners, urban designers, landscape architects and graphic designers.

Project Architect is a project leadership position with responsibility for architectural design and technical production of projects.   The Project Architect will be a full time field representative.  We are seeking an individual with strong technical and communication skills working within the design team to create exemplary buildings to suit clients’ and users’ needs

Job Responsibilities:  

  • On Site in construction trailer for the duration of Construction of School.
  • Answers field questions, prepares answers for RFIs.
  • Informs Project Manager of client requested changes, assists in producing bulletins.
  • Reviews Shop Drawings and submittals.
  • Collaborates with Project Designer for the implementation of the design during construction.
  • Develops, checks and coordinates technical aspects during the construction.
  • Coordinates the work of Consultants in the field.
  • Meets with client.
  • Follows established standards for project production and review.
  • Keeps Project Manager and Principal in Charge informed of progress or need for assistance.

Key Skills:   

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture is required
  • Minimum of 8 to 10 years with PreK-8 education experience preferred
  • Prior field experience with NYCSCA a must.
  • Substantial CA experience (submittal, RFI, ASI review/response and consultant coordination), ability to detail (exterior) is required.
  • Strong communication, graphic, organization, technical and written skills
  • Demonstrated experience in and readiness to lead the technical details of projects.
  • Must be willing to work FT in the field on a PreK-8 school setting.
  • Proficient with computer-assisted design software such as Revit and AutoCAD
  • Proficient with other data management software such as Word and Excel.
  • Experience using Primavera
  • Familiarity with the NYC Green School Guide
  • Architectural License required.




If you would like to join a dynamic, energized, innovative and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be heard and your skills challenged,  send your cover letter, resume and salary history as one file ( Adobe PDF preferred but Word is acceptable)  to with “Project Architect III  – NY Field Representative project – Your Name” in the subject line.   Please provide the website source. No phone calls please. 

 Perkins Eastman is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a participant in the Federal E-Verify program.   EOE/M/F/D/V

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