Job Captain

DE Architects DE Architects Employer:
Santa Monica, CA, USLocation:
Thu, Jan 4 '18Posted on:

8-person fast-paced, Santa Monica based architectural firm specializing in mixed-use and high density multi-family urban housing is seeking a highly motivated candidate for a job captain position with an opportunity to grow within the firm structure. Individuals must be well organized with strong time management skills, strong sense of responsibility, and be able to multi-task and function well both individually and in a team environment.  Successful candidates will be involved in all phases of project design and development and must be willing to contribute to project related tasks as required.

The ideal candidate will be proficient in Revit, the use of building materials, construction techniques, and general construction types.


  • Minimum 2 years architectural experience Minimum of 2 years Revit experience required
  • Working knowledge of building construction types l, lll and V
  • Strong understanding of IBC, CBC and disabled access requirement
  • Good understanding of consultant drawings and systems
  • Excellent organizational skills


  •  Communicate and coordinate with clients and consultant team.
  •  Redline drawings and perform progress coordination checking.
  •  Consistently verify accuracy of own work and the work of others.
  •  Assist in educating and mentoring junior staff.
  • Work effectively with a team of designers, consultants, clients and contractors
  • Communicate clearly with peers and principal regarding goals and guidelines
  • Overcome design and detailing challenges with critical problem-solving skills
  • Produce high quality work within designated deadlines and budgets
  • Be flexible in jumping onto different projects, providing support where needed
  • Involvement in design development with team

Candidate Requirements:

  • Professional Degree
  • Interest in urban mixed-use projects
  • Time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Accurate and detail oriented
  • Ability to research and learn various codes and ordinances
  • Strong graphic presentation skills a benefit
  • Authorization to work within the United States and residency in the Los Angeles area (no sponsorships)
  • Basic understanding and proficiency using the following software: 
    • AutoCAD
    • Revit
    • Adobe Suite
    • MS Office

 This is a full time position. Competitive salary, full benefits, including 401K and medical, convenient Public Transit accessibility (office is one block from downtown Santa Monica Expo Line station).

 Company website:


lease submit resume and salary requirements by e.mail to  Please include no more than 5 best portfolio samples and 5 samples of construction documents that reflect your experience level (file size no more than 8MB, PDF format only). We will not review resumes or portfolios provided through a link. No telephone calls please.

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