AHL, formerly Architects Hawaii Ltd. is a local, award-winning, and internationally recognized architectural firm with over 73 years experience in architecture, planning, interiors, sustainability, and historic architecture. With a passion for creating designs that inspire, AHL delivers innovative and thoughtful designs through careful consideration of each project and client’s history, culture and environment. AHL provides services for projects in all market sectors including high-rise residential, commercial mixed-use, healthcare, education, hospitality, retail, industrial, institutional, and military.
AHL’s office in downtown Honolulu is seeking a Job Captain to join our highly creative and collaborative team. The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for planning and coordination of development of construction drawings under project manager or project architect.
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university preferred.
Minimum of seven years related experience.
LEED Accreditation preferred.
Extensive experience of architectural drafting, detailing, building materials, codes, construction methods, office procedures, policies and standards.
General knowledge of architectural practice, law and ethics.
Substantial knowledge of procedures for production of construction and design development documents.
Thorough knowledge of architectural planning, detailing, drafting, construction materials and methods.
Working knowledge of related engineering principles and building codes.
Proficiency in CAD.
Revit and/or 3-D software program experience preferred.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
Plans, assigns, directs, coordinates and supervises the work of a group of technical designers.
Designs and develops technical design concepts, plans, elevations, sections and details.
Coordination and liaison with consultants and their staffs.
Coordinates program requirements, drawings and specifications.
Checks documents for accuracy, completeness, and compliance with code, client and construction requirements.
May be called upon to manage less complex projects. Check shop drawings and material submittals and provide drawing interpretations during construction.
About AHL (Architects Hawaii Ltd.)
AHL is passionate about design and understands the importance of essential functions, and goals of every project. The firm believes that embracing stakeholder collaboration is crucial in serving clients’ evolving needs. AHL’s design culture utilizes an Integrative Design Approach focusing on collaboration between the client, architect design team, and consultants. With a diverse team of qualified professionals, AHL delivers award-winning projects efficiently, on schedule, and within budget. Since opening in 1946, AHL has developed into a multidisciplinary firm with experience in architecture, planning, interiors, historic, and sustainable design. As one of the largest architectural firms within the Pacific Region, AHL has an international reputation as a versatile, progressive design firm.