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Intermediate Residential Architect

Ferguson & Shamamian Architects, LLP Ferguson & Shamamian Architects, LLP Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Fri, Dec 29 '23Posted on:
$80,000 - $120,000 annually Pay:

OPPORTUNITY:

Ferguson & Shamamian Architects is looking for highly motivated and talented Intermediate Architects to join our firm. This position offers the opportunity to work amongst a dedicated team on highly custom traditional residential projects through all phases of design and documentation from schematic design and design development to construction documents and construction administration. Responsibilities include preparing design studies, presentation drawings & materials, drafting and detailing construction documents, redlining and reviewing drawings, site visits, and coordinating with outside designers, consultants, and vendors. The ideal candidate enjoys working collaboratively and methodically with an interest in mentorship & coaching of entry level staff. Candidate should have the aptitude to develop management skills and a desire for personal growth and future leadership roles within their career.  A minimum of three days a week in-person office attendance is mandatory.

OUR FIRM:

Ferguson & Shamamian Architects was established in 1988 by Mark Ferguson and Oscar Shamamian and is led today by a dedicated team of Partners, Principals and Associates. The firm has created an extensive body of work, including city apartments, suburban houses, and country estates. The Firm’s portfolio expresses a deep appreciation for classical traditions, historical styles, regional character, and the personal taste of clients. A commitment to artistic integrity and exceptional workmanship has led to longstanding relationships with many of the country’s top interior designers, landscape architects, engineers, artisans, and builders.

 QUALIFICATIONS:

  • B.Arch, B.S.Arch, B.A.Arch, or M.Arch minimum required degree
  • 4-10 years experience
  • Knowledge of and appreciation for classical and traditional architecture
  • Self-motivated with solid interpersonal skills to work well both independently and collaboratively
  • Resourceful multitasker with good time management skills and ability to work under deadlines
  • Highly organized and detail oriented with good problem-solving skills and graphic abilities
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ambitious, creative, versatile, collegial, and curious  
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Bluebeam, and Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and InDesign
  • Comprehensive design and documentation skills including hand drawing & sketching

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Bluebeam, and Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and InDesign
  • Comprehensive design and documentation skills including hand drawing & sketching

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS:

Ferguson & Shamamian Architects offers a wide array of benefits ranging from competitive insurance packages to educational assistance and initiatives. The following sections briefly describe the benefits that are currently available upon employment at the firm.

Benefits:

  • Company paid Medical and Dental, plus Vision benefit
  • Additional benefits including:  Flexible Spending Account, Dependent Care Spending Account, Health Savings Account, Life Insurance, Disability coverage
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match plus Profit Sharing
  • Vacation time, PTO, and paid holidays
  • Regular, bi-annual bonuses, plus sign on bonuses, referral, and spot bonuses
  • Salaried position with compensation for overtime

The firm also offers various benefits to support our employee’s professional development and career goals. They include:

  • Design Critiques
  • Peer Reviews and Lunch & Learn Seminars
  • Professional Days and Partial Tuition Reimbursement for Career Enhancing Courses
 

Email cover letter, resume, and work samples in PDF format to employment@fergusonshamamian.com with subject line “Intermediate Architect”. Please keep PDF attachments under 9 MB. No phone calls please.  


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