We are seeking a registered Architect with substantial design experience.
Applicants should possess a passion to create and a passion to serve. Fantastic listening skills are a must. Additionally, a proven understanding that businesses require structure and that creativity and a structured approach can work well together is necessary for this position.
A respect and understanding for established schedules and deadlines is required.
The Architect will work as part of a team with other Design Team Members, Owners (Partners), Project Managers, Owner's Representatives, Contractors, and Procurement Specialists. Applicant must be able to communicate professionally and work well with others in a collaborative environment.
Applicants should possess a wide range of presentation skills as well as a flexible mindset capable of supporting the various projects and directives being developed. Strong leadership skills and discipline are essential to this role; applicant must be able to skillfully handle tight timeframes. Applicant should be able to manage the entire design project team.
Please submit resume and samples of your design and artistic work.
A bachelors degree in Architecture
Portfolio of work reflecting work as the lead design architect
Experience in gaming and/or hospitality design
Ability to hand sketch well
Possess strong artistic and presentation skills (e.g. sketches, drawings, 3D drawings, CAD models, hand renderings, and computer renderings)
CAD, SketchUp, and hand-rendering experience
A talented artist (painter, modeling, sculpture, woodwork, conceptual art, sketching, photography, etc.)
Experience in branding is a plus
Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
Excellence developing and delivering presentations to partners
Ability to quickly, effectively, and comprehensively problem solve and design
Ability to handle ever-changing scenarios with poise
Willingness to exert the needed amount of effort to meet deadlines with excellence
Diverse knowledge and experience of and in the Architectural profession, Design Build processes, Construction trades, and Development process.
Encompass is an owner’s representative company
managing all aspects of a major project from design to
construction to start-up and operations. We are in the
business of creating destinations that inspire. We listen.
We learn. We build upon the visions and dreams of our
partners. That’s where Encompass makes the difference.
A little bit about what we do:
Hotels & Resorts: We’re experts ...on experiences – the little details that keep
people coming back to hotels and restaurants. Whether
it’s a standalone operation or an integral part of a resort,
we design and develop businesses that attract and retain
Entertainment: Entertainment venues are highly customized spaces that
can take on many shapes and forms; from convention
centers to museums, to live performance venues.
We are experts at the complexities of these facilities,
ensuring they operate at the highest level; maximizing
revenue while creating the ultimate entertainment
experience for your consumer.
Retail: We understand the relationship between building design
and customer spending. That’s why leading developers
have selected us time and again to build and revamp outlet
malls, conventional malls and retail centers.
Racetracks: As “horse country” residents and trusted partners with the
racing industry, we have transformed storied tracks into
the cutting-edge gaming centers that today’s consumers
expect. Our deft, detailed touch preserves the past while
providing state-of-the-art amenities.
Gaming: From project design to slot machine placement, we
know how to develop casinos that deliver on customers’
expectations and your financial goals. Our team has
extensive experience and trusted relationships with
leading gaming companies and operators.
Health & Wellness: In today’s whirlwind world, a spa can be a calming oasis that
fortifies and strengthens the mind and body. We create
facilities with design elements that touch all of the senses –
sight, smell, sound, touch and taste. Whether it’s a
standalone center or part of a larger development, our team
has the insight to create an inviting center for the senses.