Job Captain / Project Manager 4-6 years

RFRM Collective RFRM Collective Diversity Badge Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Tue, Jul 19 '22Posted on:

RFRM Collective //

RFRM Collective (RC) is an architecture and design studio keen on challenging the status quo. We are open to explore what it means to practice architecture today. We are in the Los Angeles Clean Teach Incubator (LACI). At LACI we form part of a community striving to make a conscious impact. We have collaborated with green-building start-ups and community groups that push for the wellbeing of the community and sustainable practices.

The Position //

We are seeking mid level professionals with 4-6 years of experience preferably in custom residential to lead projects and staff. You will also be working on multifamily, commercial, mixed-use and institutional. You will be expected to; understand the requirements of a permit set and construction set, synthesize building systems, and lead client meetings, consultant meetings and entry level staff.

Working Culture and Schedule // 

We offer a work environment that seeks to encourage professional agency. This requires the ideal candidate to be highly motivated, detail-oriented, and with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Our space is more than an office, it is a place for conversation, a forum to express and test ideas, and a conduit to create personal/professional relationships. We do not have a set schedule or a set time to begin/end work as long as the minimum time is met (i.e. 40-hour work week). We expect you to attend meetings as required and to preform self-accountability encouraging a well-balanced work-life schedule.

Expectations //

  • Collaboratively execute multiple projects simultaneously from concept through completion
  • Able to eloquently provide design input and project management expertise
  • Coordinate consultants and produce of a full set of design drawings
  • Monitor schedules and design fees to ensure projects are on time and on budget
  • Effectively preserve design intent and implement QA/QC standards
  • Contribute practical knowledge of building codes, building materials, and construction knowledge
  • Interest in ground-up single-family homes, interiors, and custom furniture.
  • Desire to continually learn new skills and able to take direction and initiative

Required Qualifications //

  • Professional degree in Architecture (BARCH, MARCH or both) from an US based accredited institution. Licensure is preferred but not required
  • We are looking for someone with design/graphic sensibility
  • 3 to 5 years of professional architectural experience in the US, preferably in Southern California/Los Angeles area
  • Local to Los Angeles with the ability to commute to the Arts District in Downtown
  • Experience working with city agencies, scheduling/staff workflow, coordinating consultants and managing a design team
  • Highly proficient in creating presentation materials in Revit, Enscape, Rhino, AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience with construction documents in Revit and AutoCAD is a must.
  • Motivated, independent, flexible, cooperative problem solver with a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills.
  • Extremely organized, collaborative, reliable, able to prioritize and change gears as required
  • Authorization to work in the U.S. is a must
  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19, with the ability to work in an office while adhering to COVID-19 safety protocols


RFRM Collective is committed to creating inclusive environment. All applicants for employment are recruited, hired and assigned based on merit without discrimination because of age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or other non-merit factor

Please email your CV, portfolio sample, salary requirements, US work status and availability to

Please indicate “Intermediate Architectural Designer/PM 3-5 years” in the subject line of your email.

No phone calls or office visits, please. Due to the high volume of resumes we receive, we are only able to respond to those we are interested in interviewing. Thank you for your understanding and interest.

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