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For consideration please forward RESUME (PDF format only), COVER LETTER and WORK SAMPLES.  No phone calls please.

POSITION: Staff Architect

A rapidly growing architectural firm in the northern Dallas-Fort Worth area that specializes in mid- to high-end residential projects is currently seeking a motivated and creative Residential Architect with a minimum of 10 years’ experience.  Hand drawing and sketching skills are a requirement.  The ideal candidate will be able to read and follow sketches from the Lead Designer and take a project to completion.

 

Major Functional Responsibilities:

  • Check own work for completeness, accuracy and the fulfillment of established company standards
  • Work from drawings, sketches, scanned images and/or specifications
  • Manage multiple computer files in a Windows environment (DWG, DWF, PDF)
  • Exhibit organizational skills
  • Display product knowledge

 

Key Duties:

  • Read and interpret design and construction documents
  • Develop and coordinate detailed design concepts
  • Resolve complex design/technical issues and provide guidance to team
  • All other job-related duties as assigned

 

Desired Candidate Qualifications:

  • Extensive and progressive well rounded design experience in residential work (at least 15 years)
  • Ability to layout floor plans, roof plans, exterior & interior elevations
  • Extensive experience with AutoCAD
  • Architectural licensed or motivated to obtain state licensure
  • Experience in home building helpful
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and interpret verbal and written instructions
  • Demonstrate ability to manage production of multiple drawings and projects at the same time and the ability to pay attention to details while producing quality product
  • Ability to work with limited supervision, prioritize and meet deadlines in stressful situations
  • Timely completion of projects, makes time for unplanned assignments, adapts to changing priorities
  • Demonstrate ability to use AutoCAD, Adobe Acrobat, MS Excel, MS Word and general computer skills; Photoshop skills are a plus
  • Code compliance using current State and Local codes a plus
  • Respects all members; solicits others’ opinions; supports and complies with team decisions; shares useful information

 

For consideration please forward RESUME (PDF format only), COVER LETTER and WORK SAMPLES. No phone calls please.

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