Senior Architect/Job Captain

Our New York office has an immediate opening for a Senior Architect/Job Captain.

Responsibilities

In this position, you will:

  • Create and review contract documents, ensuring compliance with firm standards, mechanical, building systems, codes and ADA requirements
  • Coordinate with senior technical staff to provide technical solutions for design dilemmas
  • Coordinate and review engineering consultants’ work to ensure compliance with design solution and timely submission of documents
  • Develop, organize and review building plans and design documents
  • Ensure that projects meet code, environmental, safety, structural, zoning and aesthetic standards

Qualifications

  • Completion of a five or six-year architectural degree program or Master in Architecture program
  • Minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience (including minimum of 2 years in leadership role as Job Captain)
  • Proven experience leading teams while managing complex large-scale projects
  • Advanced knowledge of current versions of REVIT, AutoCad, MS-Office
  • Strong and positive leadership and interpersonal qualities
  • Detail oriented, efficient, adaptable to changing deadlines and priorities
  • Strong understanding of New York building codes
  • Proven experience in the production of working drawings from schematic design through to construction administration.
  • Experience with large-scale commercial, mixed-use, high-rise residential, and institutional buildings as related to the New York City Building Code.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Demonstrate strong leadership abilities
  • Understand how to develop a wide range of project types, dealing with project schedule, client demands, building materials, construction techniques, related engineering principles, sustainability strategies, building codes, and assembling construction drawing sets.
  • Demonstrate enthusiastic commitment to the multidisciplinary project development process and team-focused environment applying in-depth knowledge of building technology and assembly, construction methodology.
  • Have excellent leadership skills coupled with the ability to work in a collaborative environment, producing exemplary work on a daily basis.

A two-hour Revit Assessment will be given to those chosen for an interview.

 

Office: 
New York