Job Captain: 4-6 Years Experience

Heitler Houstoun Architects Heitler Houstoun Architects Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Fri, Mar 2 '18Posted on:

Heitler Houstoun Architects, an award-winning Manhattan based architecture and interior design firm, with a diverse portfolio of Residential, Retail, and Corporate Interior projects is seeking talented and motivated Job Captiains with 4-6 years of professional experience (5-year B. Arch or M. Arch).  The candidate should be local to the New York City area or able to move in a relatively short amount of time.  (no international applications please).  Compensation commensurate with experience and will fall within the range salary range for a professional with 4-6 years of post graduate experience.

Candidates should demonstrate expertise in the following technical skills:

  • Drawing set management, Office and drafting standards, Quality control, Deadline management and ability to convert Design Intent into Construction Documents through detailing.
  • Production: AutoCAD, Google Sketch-up, V-Ray, (Revit experience a plus).
  • Organization - Ability to organize construction documents.  Use of Microsoft Project and Excel as tools. 
  • Knowledge of Regulatory Approval processes (DOB, Landmarks, etc)
  • Hand drawing, sketching, and color rendering abilities to express creative ideas or technical details
  • Post production with Photoshop rendering/material mapping and In-Design presentation preparation
  • Presentation and Communication: Powerpoint, In-Design, Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Outlook.

Candidates would have well rounded exposure to a variety of the following project types :

  • Retail Urban / Store Front Build Outs – Garments, Beauty, Salon, Fitness
  • New Construction – Multi-family Residential – Steel Framed Building Detailing, Steel Modular
  • New Construction – Single-family Residential – Wood Frame Construction, Detailing, Permit Approval Process
  • Interior Renovation - Residential – Light Gauge Steel Stud Detailing
  • Interior Renovation - Commercial – Office, Academic Space

Candidates should be able to demonstrate the following personal skills:

  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a highly creative and disciplined environment through strong communication, organizational and collaborative skills, including an ability to manage internal and external deadlines through personal time management.
  • Define and solve complex problems, complete tasks accurately with a strong attention to detail.
  • Show an interest in sustainability and client satisfaction.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with a dynamic team in a fast-paced and rigorous environment.
  • Self-motivated, well organized, and able to execute projects with little supervision
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced deadline driven environment

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and at least five (5) work samples (5 MB maximum) of the candidate's academic and professional technical and design experience (with a strong emphasis on construction document organization and preparation) in a bound PDF (no multiple files, please). 

HHA offers full-time employees an industry leading benefits package. 


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