The Dallas office of Perkins Eastman, which includes ForrestPerkins, a distinct studio of Perkins Eastman, has an immediate need for a Project Architect III. The Project Architect is a project leadership position with responsibility for all phases of design process from schematic design through construction administration. We are seeking an experienced individual focused on production with strong technical and communication skills working within the design team to create exemplary multi-residential and hospitality facilities.
Lead/assists a project team in development of the aesthetic and technical design and the preparation of architectural design and construction documents including drawings and specifications.
Collaborates with or serves as the Project Designer for the design of the project.
Experience in developing construction documents with minimum supervision.
Leads in organizing the drawing, BIM modeling efforts.
Develops, checks and coordinates technical aspects of the design of a project.
Prepares the project code review. Involvement with Building and Life Safety codes and regulations.
Coordinates with consulting engineer’s documents and specifications.
Meets with client and maintain excellent rapport.
Follows and focuses on established standards for project production and review.
Keeps Project Manager and Principal in Charge informed of progress or need for assistance.
Supervises and mentors assigned staff.
Five-year Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture is required
Minimum of 10 years having produced contract documents and performed construction administration services for multi-residential and hospitality projects.
Demonstrated experience with hospitality projects in various scales.
Strong communication skills, articulate, graphic, organization, technical verbal and written skills.
Demonstrated experience in and readiness to lead the technical details of projects.
Proficient with computer-assisted design software such as Revit AutoCAD, Adobe, Photoshop, Illustrator, In-design; 3D software such as Sketchup.
Proficient with other data management software such as Word and Excel.
LEED Accreditation preferred
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 “Project Architect III – TX - Your Name” in the subject line. Please provide the website source. No phone calls please.
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