Herman & Kittle Properties-Graduate Architect Location-Indianapolis, IN
POSITION SUMMARY: An unlicensed design professional who is competent in all conventional aspects of architecture, performs work requiring independent judgment in evaluation, selection, and adaptation/modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria. Independently solves problems encountered. Receives technical guidance on unusual or complex issues and supervisory approval on proposed project plans.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
PRE-DESIGN •Field measure •Conduct site visit and create notes, initial code studies
CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTS •Translate schematic drawings into construction documents •Coordinate interdepartmental requires and commitments to agencies •Research and document building assemblies •Manage meeting notes •Familiar with ComCheck/ResCheck •Proficient with reading and writing specifications •Develop project design drawings for assigned states in accordance with Architect’s design parameters •Managing CAD files between consultants •Interpret and incorporate mark-ups from construction •Keeping up-to-date on CAD standards (i.e.layers, blocks, tags, dimensions)
CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION •Produce and manage correspondence between construction and architects •Prepare drawing alignment with state and agency submittals •Keep a current set of all onsite modifications and plug back into a master •Review shop and submittals
QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS •Minimum 1 - 3 years experience in multifamily experience preferred •5 year college Architectural degree or a 2-year associates degree •To have knowledge of energy modeling •General knowledge of LEED •Proficient in general construction practices •Knowledge of national, state and local building codes •Advance experience with MS Office Suite, 2011 AutoCad, Revit, Sketchup, CS (Creative Suites) & 3D presentations •Experience with Nuance or Adobe Acrobat •Language Skills - Ability to read, write, interpret and analyze the most complex documents. Ability to respond to sensitive inquiries and questions. Ability to effectively write speeches and persuade others using innovative techniques or style •Math Skills - Ability to work with concepts such as probability, statistical inference and fundamentals of geometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to situations •Reasoning Skills - Ability to apply principles and logical of scientific thinking or a wide range of intellectual and practical issues. Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (scientific equations, graphs, etc.) and deal with a variety of concrete and abstract variables
About HKP Corp
Herman & Kittle Properties, Inc. (HKP) is the successor to companies that have been around since 1948, and has developed and managed multi-family homes for over 60 years.
We develop, build, manage and own multi-family rental housing and self-storage facilities. HKP has developed and managed properties in 14 states, including high-quality apartment complexes and self-storage facilities throughout the Midwest and the Gulf Region. We currently manage a portfolio of over 115 properties, including over 11,700 apartment homes aAn HKP Self Storage Facilitynd over 6,000 self-storage units.
Our most valuable asset - our team- has extensive experience in property development, real estate finance, multi-family housing construction, and property management and compliance. Our vertically integrated structure means we have the experience and the expertise on hand to successfully offer the services and products to partners that will complete a project from beginning to end.
Our 400 employees take great pride in making the development, financing, construction and management processes easy for our partners. Our partners are as involved as they want to be. We are flexible enough to ensure t...hat our work meets the vision and goals of our partners, be they non-profit organizations, community groups or government agencies. We value the ability to adapt to our partners' needs. HKP is consistently listed among the top developers of affordable housing as we relentlessly pursue leadership in property development industry. Our turnkey approach empowers our team to provide a product of the utmost quality, as well as trustworthy, organized and strategic services to our customers and partners.
Our leadership team has over 150 years combined experience, giving us a strong foundation for our future.