We are seeking a Project Architect to join our growing team in Chicago, IL. Ideal candidates are independent thinkers, self- motivated, communicate proactively, enjoy collaborating within and beyond project team, and thrive in a non-corporate environment and structure.
Principle Areas of Responsibility:
Develops presentation documents utilizing design training and participates in design presentations to Clients.
Develops design concepts through construction documents.
Responsible for preparation of contract drawings.
Coordinates with project team of architects and engineers.
Meets independently with vendors to review specific products to be incorporated into the documents.
Performs code reviews and meets independently with local code officials to review and determine specific local code requirements and project compliance.
Reviews contractor requests during bid phase and develops and coordinates the distribution of addenda to the Contractors.
Conducts field visits during construction phase to monitor and review the progress of the construction and completes field reports.
Bachelor or Master Degree in architecture required.
Detailed knowledge of architectural/engineering practice with emphasis on design, design development, preparation of construction documents, preparation of specifications, building materials, construction costs, and building codes. Must be proficient with AutoCAD & Revit
exp Federal is an established, collaborative, and growing full service architectural and engineering firm that provides a full range of design solutions and construction support to the federal government. Our team of professionals operate in some of the most challenging environments to provide support services to a variety of governmental agencies globally. We enjoy what we do and are good at it.