employment opportunities

Project Architect 

Primary Function 

       Responsible for the overall development and implementation of architectural projects from             schematics through construction administration.


Education and Experience

  • Licensed Architect (prefer State of California) with minimum 8 years of experience in the architectural profession desired.

  • Minimum 5 - 8 years of experience at the Project Architect level and experience through all phases.

  • Strong problem-solving, listening and communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage tasks against deadlines.

  • Extensive experience with consultant coordination.

  • Experience with leading a project team and capable of detailing and producing fully coordinated construction documents in AutoCAD/Revit with minimal supervision.

  • Construction Administration experience (process submittals, RFIs, substitution requests, etc.) with direct coordination with contractors and consultants.

  • Interface with building and permitting officials during the permitting and construction phases of the project.

  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated, enthusiastic and flexible.

  • Ability to work well with others under deadline situations.



Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with the Principal Designer to ensure compliance with client objectives, project budget(s), applicable codes and construction norms.

  • Ensure all documents conform to applicable codes and standards, including office standards.

  • Produce detailed construction documents.

  • Manage project team including client and consultant team from conceptual design through construction.

  • Prepare detailed technical drawings and coordinate with the consultants team to produce a complete set of construction documents including details and specifications for bidding and construction.

  • Review construction documents for quality control.

  • Coordinate and run project meetings, record and distribute meeting minutes.

  • Maintain project schedule and project budget.

  • Coordinate with contractor during construction phases of projects, conduct site visits, process submittals and RFIs during construction.

  • Coordinate with contractor and project team to resolve issues that may come up during construction. Liaison with building officials during project permitting and construction phases. 

  • May supervise or mentor Job Captain(s) and be assisted by Junior Designers.



      Salary commensurate with experience

Please submit cover letter, resume and work samples in PDF form to joneill@mcgeesharon.com