Walker Concepts Architecture, LLC, founded in 1986, is a nationally recognized architectural firm experiencing growth in a booming Charleston, SC market. As a result, we have a full-time position available for a project intern/architect. This position will lead project teams in the delivery of architecture and planning services on a wide range of project types with a focus on mixed-use, commercial, and residential. The candidate will be involved in all phases of design. Typical projects include mixed-use urban design, multi-family, resort/amenity facilities, restaurant, maintenance facilities, office buildings, and custom residential projects. Responsibilities include leading the production of architectural designs and construction documents; coordinating multi-disciplinary sub-consultant teams; and working closely with clients and partners.
If you have strong communication, great personality, organizational skills, are self-motivated, and can work well both independently and as part of a team, submit your cover letter and resume to the address below. Interviews are awarded on our review of your ability to meet the qualifications in the paragraphs describing the “successful” candidate and “ideal” candidate,the position is available to start in September or the first of October.
Our office is located in historic downtown Charleston and the surrounding economic growth is tremendous.
The successful candidate must have all of the following:
bachelor of architecture degree (5-year degree) from an accredited school or college, OR a bachelor of science degree in architecture and a master’s degree in architecture from an accredited school or college
architect license or currently working toward licensure
at least five years of relevant architecture experience
The ideal candidate will have experience with any/all of the following: leading architectural teams, including consultants, in the design and delivery of new construction and/or major renovations; producing projects with AutoCad or REVIT; LEED certification. SketchUp, Photoshop are also necessary common tools used.
Additional Salary Information: Group health insurance offered, AIA membership encouraged,
Internal Number: 2018-1
About Walker Concepts Architecture, LLC
Established in 1986, Walker Concepts Architecture is a Charleston, South Carolina based architectural firm that has been honored with numerous national and regional design awards, and with critical appraisal of its work. Its completed projects have received extensive coverage in various professional and consumer publications.
The design philosophy of Walker Concepts Architecture is based upon appropriateness of design to context, directness and economy of means and careful tailoring of the architectural expression to the needs of the client, the program and the budget. Because each of the firm’s completed projects responds to different natural, cultural and architectural surroundings, each has its own distinctive identity. While the firm’s work has been widely recognized as innovative and eloquent, it is also true that most of the firm’s buildings have been produced within tightly managed budgets. The quality of our body of work is a reflection of the quality of our clients.
Walker Concepts Architecture is organized by the president of the company who is involved in all projects and works very closely with project architects and managers. He is experienced in forming and le...ading multi-disciplinary project teams. Where appropriate, the firm associates with other firms to provide special expertise, local representation, or large-scale production capability. The firm has served corporate, commercial, institutional, governmental and private clients in executing a broad range of building types. These have included office buildings, shopping centers, banks, retail shops, educational facilities, hotels, restaurants, resort and recreational facilities, multi-family housing, single family housing and custom homes. In addition to the design of new structures, the firm has extensive experience in the rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of buildings of historic significance.
Walker Concepts Architecture offers their clients the full scope of architectural services necessary to successfully complete a project.
• Feasibility Studies
• Schematic Design
• Design Development
• Construction Documents
• Bidding & Contract Negotiation
• Construction Administration
• Historic Restoration & Rehabilitation
• Sustainable Design
• Urban Planning
• Master Planning
• ADA Programming
• Agency Consulting and Approvals
• Interior Design
• Space Planning
• Models and Renderings
• 3-D Computer Modeling
The emphasis is on communication among Client, Architect, Consultants, and Contractor to insure maximum understanding, productivity, quality, and creativity throughout all phases.