Project Architect

Mitchell Kurtz Architect PC Mitchell Kurtz Architect PC Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Wed, Aug 1 '18Posted on:

MKA is an award winning, small architecture firm based in New York (Soho).

Our work includes new construction, renovation and historic restoration, focusing on non-profit institutions with programs that include performing arts spaces, classrooms, offices, and residential care facilities. 

We are seeking a versatile Project Architect who is eager to design, work with consultants, meet with clients and see projects through construction. 

Qualified candidates will have:
- Bachelor or Masters of Architecture. Architectural license a plus.
- Minimum 4 years relevant US based professional experience with new construction and renovation projects. Experience with performing arts projects is a plus, but not a pre-requisite.
- Strong design and technical skills. Ability to solve problems, develop creative design concepts, and translate them into well-coordinated and executed construction documents. Fluency with AutoCAD and familiarity with 3D modeling and rendering in SketchUp and/or Rhino. Revit familiarity is a plus, not a pre-requisite. 
- Strong graphic presentation skills. Ability to communicate design ideas graphically, create planning diagrams and presentation drawings. 
- Strong, articulate verbal and written communication skills.
- Focused and well-organized work ethic, with excellent time management skills.
- Flexibility; must be a team player that can handle multiple assignments.
- Basic knowledge of NYC Building Codes, Zoning, is a plus.
- US citizenship or authorization to work in the US.

Please send us a cover letter telling us how you'd be a good fit. Responses without cover letter will be discarded without review. Please send us your resume and work examples noting your role and responsibilities on each project (PDF format only please, 5MB max. Dropbox links accepted).

MKA offers a competitive base salary and many outstanding benefits, including health insurance, profit sharing, and 401(k). Salary is commensurate with professional experience and demonstrated knowledge. Current residents of the New York area are preferred. No phone calls or unscheduled visits, please.


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