IHB Architects is seeking a qualified Project Architect to work in our growing Kent office. We are looking for team-oriented, self-motivated individuals to join a collaborative, fun and comfortable work environment. IHB Architects is focused on a variety of private market types including: medium to large multi-family and mixed-use projects, hotels, townhomes, high-end custom homes, churches, developer feasibility studies and more.
PA position involves all aspects of daily architectural practice including; project leadership, schematic and design development, scheduling, feasibility studies, document production, code research, construction administration, specifications, client and colleague interaction, etc.
COMPENSATION Competitive salary DOE Personal Time Off (paid sick leave and accrued vacation first year) Paid Holidays
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: - 5-7 years MIN. experience in architecture professional practice - Bachelor's degree in architecture desirable - License desirable, not mandatory - Experience with 5/2 multi-family projects HIGHLY DESIRABLE - Experience with hotels, townhomes, single-family residences or churches a PLUS - Strong leadership and project management experience desirable
- Proficiency with Revit and AutoCAD a must - Proficiency with SketchUp HIGHLY DESIRABLE - Hand sketching / conceptualizing is HIGHLY DESIRABLE - Proven time-management and multi-tasking ability - Strong technical skills with design sensibility
MUST HAVE ARCHITECTURE EXPERIENCE in THE UNITED STATES (engineering experience does not qualify) Email a cover letter with resume, and some sample pages of your work. MUST FILL IMMEDIATELY No phone calls please.
Additional Salary Information: Annual performance review and salary increase
About IHB Architects
We strive to enhance communities with vision, innovation, compassion, and economic vitality and we are empowered by the ability to help individuals, developers and businesses succeed.
Regardless of the project type and budget, our approach to design begins with the CLIENTS VISION AND GOALS as the foundation. We transform those visions and goals into outstanding architecture utilizing our thoughtful use of design principles as well as practical functionality. As a result, our clients enjoy cost effective, liveable, useable, sustainable and outstanding architecture.
IHB’s business philosophy centers on a positive team atmosphere, open and honest communication, integrity, and strong moral values.
Our understanding of sustainable design methods, ideas & materials allows us to offer any level of sustainable design features that is within reach of the client's budgetary constraints. Go Green!
The principal and founder of IHB Architects is Imad H. Bahbah, an award-winning architect, developer and business consultant. With a career spanning over 30 years, Imad has spent most of his profes...sional life in the Puget Sound region, where he has practiced architecture, developed projects and consulted for other businesses. He has successfully designed and managed both modest and large-scale public and private projects, many with challenging complexities. His entrepreneurial spirit brings many benefits to private and public development projects alike.