Schutz Foss Architects, P.C. is seeking for a licensed architect in Billings. The position is responsible for providing technical and architectural expertise to a diverse portfolio of projects. The role demands a project architect with experience managing projects at all phases – design development, bidding and contract development, construction phase and follow up to the completion. In addition, this person will be instrumental in executing LEED projects. This position must be committed to high quality design and personalized client service and must manage projects in a cost-effective manner. As a project architect, this person will need to effectively, with verbal and written communication, and must manage relationships with clients, contractors, and the entire design team in order to achieve established goals for a project.
This person needs to have demonstrated the capability to drive all necessary project activities to completion. Technical competence and well-developed project management skills are critical. Relationship management, problem-solving, discernment, communication, architectural excellence, decision making and collaboration are key skills and abilities needed for this role.
10 years (post-degree minimum) experience in Architecture
Self-starting work ethic
5+ years managing commercial projects in the range of $1 – 5m
Architectural degree or equivalent degree required; licensed architect required
LEED Accreditation strongly desired
AutoCAD Architecture and REVIT proficient
Strong graphic and free-hand sketching ability
Collaborative in approach to project management
Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects simultaneously
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Attention to detail, accuracy and skilled in commercial or institutional construction documentation
Solid relationship management skills at all levels of positions, internal and external to organization
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office application including Word, Project, Excel and proven ability to learn new software programs.
Some project-related travel required
Relocation to Billings, MT
Additional Salary Information: Employees enjoy Competitive Salaries & Benefits including: Fully Paid Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Paid Vacation and Holidays, Simple IRA, Parking and Tuition Reimbursement for Continuing Education.
About Schutz Foss Architects, P.C.
Schutz Foss Architects, P.C. is a full-service, regional architectural firm based in Billings, MT and Gillette, WY, who has built a long-standing reputation on the foundation of Architectural Excellence, Quality Service and Client Satisfaction. This commitment to excellence displays itself in notable projects and architectural accomplishments; specifically, in the areas of education, medical, government, criminal justice and other municipal facilities.