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Designer/Architect

SHED Architecture & Design SHED Architecture & Design Employer:
Seattle, WA, USLocation:
Wed, Mar 23 '22Posted on:
Full-timeType:

Having origins as a design-build firm, we are inspired and informed by evolving methods, materials and design concepts. We promote a collaborative culture that balances personal responsibility with mentorship and team support, and we provide an environment geared towards professional growth and development. Highlights of working with SHED include:

-Flexible and adaptable work from home and hybrid work policy

-A vibrant office in a centrally located neighborhood

-Free, secured parking

-Frequent cultural events, either in person or remotely dependent upon COVID-19 restrictions

-Weekly opportunities to share knowledge with and access resources within the broader team

-Phenomenal operational support staff

-Very competitive pay and benefits package

JOB DESCRIPTION

SHED is looking for a talented and motivated designer/architect who will work closely with principals and teams to design and manage projects from Pre-Design through Contract Administration. Ideal candidates will have a curiosity of new tools and methods and will have proven their ability to work both independently and collaboratively. You will be responsible for:

>Feasibility studies, research, and presentation packages

>Developing and maintaining 3D models at all stages of design

>Design and production drawings

>Producing permit and construction drawings

>Project Management (communication with clients and contractors)

STRONG CANDIDATES WILL:

>Have a portfolio that demonstrates strong design skills and dedication to design process

>Hold a Master of Architecture degree from an accredited university

>Have 1 - 5 years post-grad experience in the field of architecture

>Have an interest in, and understanding of, construction assemblies, material properties, etc.

>Be skilled at researching and resolving technical issues

>Have an interest in and knowledge of sustainable building practices including LEED, Passive House and Net Zero standards

>Have experience and facility with BIM, including ArchiCad and/or Revit

>Have experience and facility with presentation and rendering programs such as SketchUp, Enscape and Adobe Creative Suite

>Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and listening skills

>Communicate effectively verbally, graphically and in writing, present design ideas clearly and with confidence

ABOUT SHED:

SHED is an established Seattle architecture firm that takes design seriously. We value substance over style and work toward design solutions that are direct, innovative and project-specific. SHED takes on three primary types of work:

  • High-performance residential construction (LEED, Passive House, Net-Zero)
  • Residential remodels and restoration
  • Adaptive re-use of existing (mostly historic) commercial buildings

SHED is committed to providing a fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

 

 

Please send a resume and portfolio of work to  jobs@shedbuilt.com. Please understand that we can only respond to qualified candidates. Thank You.


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