SGVA is looking for a Project Architect/Project Manager to join its practice in Brooklyn, NY. The firm seeks to hire a full-time architect/designer to help develop and execute architectural design through all project phases in support of our growing architectural practice with a focus on construction administration and project management. The ideal candidate is energetic, talented and organized with a minimum of five years of previous experience, who enjoys working in a creative environment on a range of project scales and types. Strong design, managerial and leadership skills required. Familiarity with BIM strongly preferred. New York State architectural license, Passive House and/or LEED accreditation are a plus.
— Work with principals, associates and other team members on detail-oriented projects, including private residential, larger multi-family buildings and academic projects
— Work on all phases of the design/documentation process including construction administration and project management.
— Perform and/or supervise design and drafting of production of design drawings
— Manage client and consultant communications
— Coordinate design drawings including work by consultants including structural and MEP engineers.
— Help mentor and train junior project team members
— Professional Degree (B.Arch or M.Arch)
— Five years of relevant work experience minimum including experience with construction administration
— Strong proficiency in recent versions of AutoCAD, BIM, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office programs
— Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time with excellent organizational and communications skills
— Ability to work effectively under pressure and as part of a team
— Strong leadership and mentoring skills
— Working knowledge of NYC building codes and zoning
— Interest in contemporary architecture and design culture
— Dependability, professionalism and a positive attitude are a must
— Fluent English speaker
— Eligible to work in NYC immediately — candidates must be US citizens or hold a current US work visa that is valid for a minimum of one year
You will join our dynamic office to work on current and new projects as a team member and/or leader. We offer a salary commensurate with experience along with excellent medical insurance and other benefits.