AGI is a full service architecture and design firm that creates and implements brand centric designs, delivering on our client’s business objectives. We provide architectural solutions in the areas of hospitality, retail and entertainment, designing where consumers want to go.
Architect / Graduate Architect
AGI has an immediate opening for an experienced Architect or graduate to join our team. Hospitality design experience required. This is a great opportunity for the right individual to put their strong technical and organizational skills to use as part of a hard-working and collegial group. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, with a solid mix of design and detailing experience, and excellent communication skills in working with clients. Responsibilities include:
Design, production of drawings, and construction administration duties
Project design, design review
Prepare graphics construction documents for permit and bid purposes
Organize and maintain project record information and drawings
Coordination with clients, project consultants and engineers
Maintain strong relationships with clients (owners and users) through communication skills, reliability, punctuality, effort, and great ideas
Coordinate with team consultants and coworkers
Maintain project schedules
Thoroughly check and proofread your/team’s work as a first step in our quality control process
Assist in coordinating and obtaining approvals from building officials and jurisdiction/authorities
Perform construction administration activities, including site visits to review compliance of construction with documents, and timely review of shop drawings and other submittals
Occasional, national travel is expected
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor of Architecture or Masters of Architecture Degree from an accredited college is minimum requirement, or relative work experience with retail and hospitality clients
Minimum 3 + years of experience in Architectural office
Architectural registration helpful, but not required.
Proficiency in REVIT and AutoCAD
Demonstrated knowledge of permit and construction drawings
Demonstrated experience in schematic design, design development, construction documents preparation and construction administration for commercial projects.
Strong attention to detail.
Required, Skills and Abilities
Ability to lead and manage a varied scale of projects.
Knowledge of construction processes, building codes, and techniques a plus
Self-motivated to meet deadlines and improve process and deliverables
Must be able to organize and prioritize tasks; maintain his/her own schedule. Be a team player but self-manage.
Excellent verbal/written skills required
Possess analytical thinking skills; be a conceptual thinker with design sensitivity; and have knowledge of codes and regulatory requirements.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation and Benefits
At Architectural Group International, we place emphasis on collaboration, we love what we do, and we are passionate about our clients and the work that we do for them. In addition to a competitive salary based on experience and qualifications, we provide a comfortable workspace, a benefits package with a flexible personal time off plan, medical, dental, STD/LD and a company match 401K program.
About Architectural Group International
Architectural Group International was established in February 1997 as a full service architectural and design firm. Located in greater Cincinnati, we offer the opportunity to manage regional, national and international projects of any size. AGI values its relationships with clients and embraces retail, hospitality, entertainment and corporate projects. As the firm has grown, we have accelerated in all aspects of our professional strengths, particularly in architecture and interior design. Diverse project types have given us several opportunities to design award-winning interiors and exceptional buildings. Our unique, yet practical designs have shown our clients we can mold their ideas into an aesthetically pleasing and functional environment.