The Dallas office of Perkins Eastman, which includes ForrestPerkins, a distinct studio of Perkins Eastman, has an immediate need for a dedicated, passionate team member with strong individual design and problem solving skills for immediate opportunities as an Architectural Designer. This position requires the candidates to support project team leaders and produce presentations suitable for the Perkins Eastman team and client.
Reporting to the Project Manager responsible for the individual project, the Architectural Designer I will be responsible for assisting in Master Planning, Site Planning and Building Design exercises utilizing, 3D Modeling.
Prepare program and schematic proposal, project layouts and develop designs in 3D using Revit or other 3D modeling software for client review/approval.
Perform design computations, specifications, compiles data, and elementary architectural assignments.
Assist with preparation of construction drawings and construction detailing for contractors.
Review building codes to assure that design complies with the minimum legal standards.
Assist in the constructions administration phase by reviewing shop drawings and creating a master log of the project submittals.
Prepare finish material sample boards, physical models and graphic presentations for client approval.
Assists the design team on projects from the Pre-Schematic Phase through Construction Documents.
Five-year Bachelor or Master Degree in Architecture is preferred
Minimum 1 to 5 years of experience required (Hospitality experience a plus)
Ability to develop, communicate and present design concepts to their team.
Strong communication skills and excellent graphic presentation skills.
Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time.
Proficiency with Revit, Sketch-Up and Adobe Creative Suite is required. Rhino and other related design software is a plus
If you would like to join a dynamic, energized, innovative and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be heard and your skills challenged, send your cover letter, resume and salary history as one file (Adobe PDF preferred but Word is acceptable) to PERecruiter@perkinseastman.com with “Architectural Designer I – TX - Your Name” in the subject line. Please provide the website source. No phone calls please.
Perkins Eastman is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a participant in the Federal E-Verify program. EOE/M/F/D/V
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