Our Charlotte, NC studio is currently seeking a Designer II – Architecture to join our team of creative and passionate professionals. The ideal candidate will have solid experience in Retail/Commercial while demonstrating the ability to contribute to the team’s delivery of successful projects and building of client relationships.
Essential Responsibilities: •Assist in aspects of project development from programming through conceptualization, design development and construction documents. •Participate with the Project Manager and/or Senior Designer, to understand and support project goals and objectives including but not limited to work plan, schedule and budget parameters. •Conduct existing conditions surveys and prepare architectural base plans, sections, elevations and details as appropriate to document relevant conditions •Attend meetings with clients, consultants, contractors and vendors as delegated. •Develop plans, elevations and architectural details conceptual design sketches that illustrate the architectural treatment of the project, develop concept statements and develop concept and presentation in the NELSON presentation formats assistance. •Act as a resource for consultant information and coordination during the programming and design phases, and the coordination of documents •Prepare construction documents including, but not limited to: demolition plans; partition plans; reflected ceiling plans; finish plans; large scale details plans; sections and elevations; detail drawings for millwork and cabinetry; schedules for doors, frames, hardware, architectural finishes and partition types; and construction specifications for all material, finish and product selections. •During the construction phase attend job site meetings, on “as requested” basis to review elements of the construction to ensure compliance with the design intent of the approved construction documents.
Qualifications: •Bachelors’ degree in Architecture or related field •Minimum 3-5 years’ of design experience •Revit and AutoCAD skills required •Experience working on retail/commercial projects desired •Ability to travel up to 25%
NELSON is focused on creation with passion to deliver. We provide creative solutions through Interior Design, Architecture, Engineering, Strategic Planning, Information Services and Workplace Services in the corporate and residential real estate markets. With 35 locations in the United States and overseas, and the resources of more than 600 professionals worldwide, NELSON provides dedicated, quality service through a proven delivery network.