Position available for our Bristol TN, Johnson City TN, Radford VA, or Wise VA office.
Multi-office mid-Atlantic E/A firm seeking experienced licensed Architects to lead a fabulous collaborative work environment. We are seeking self-motivated, self-starters, welcomed to be involved in the creative process providing excellent solutions to our clients and our communities. Great flexible hours and benefits. We are seeking those knowledgeable in the full array of design tools like Revit, AutoCad, SketchUp, Lumion, Photoshop, Illustrator and similar software, with experience and a passion for mentoring and encouraging staff in their own development and contributions in design as well as the full scope of architectural services through final completion of projects. The successful candidate’s career path includes leadership in business development, client interaction and growth of practice. . We work in and outside the office, from home, in meetings, in the field and in the community. We provide the full array of architecture and engineering services from multiple locations, covering a broad range of building types, environments, and delivery methods. Our market sector is diverse, primarily public educational (K-12 and Higher Ed), cultural, and local government, but also includes private commercial, housing, and industrial. Send us a convincing resume with portfolio that characterizes your skills in design and leading design colleagues, communicating, planning, and delivering projects on time and on budget. The depth and type of your experience, professional goals, and skills, may interest us as much, or more, as your number of years of practice.
Minimum Job Requirements
Professional Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture.
NCARB Certificate and registration in the Commonwealth of Virginia or capability thereof through NCARB reciprocity process.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required
Proficient in building construction techniques, products, and systems (conversant in structural, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, fire protection).
Knowledge and skill in applying general design standards and methods of documentation in the form of drawings and specifications.
Experience in training and directing the work of others.
Ability to design and plan major construction projects.
Familiar with national building codes and how to interpret local zoning ordinances.
Proficient in AutoCAD Architecture and Revit.
Strong leadership and organizational skills.
Experience in developing multiple projects simultaneously.
Detail oriented – excellent written and communication skills.
Able to work effectively in a team environment.
Able to communicate with all levels of the corporate structure.
Available for occasional overnight travel.
Solid understanding of architectural production procedures and how they apply to construction techniques.
Grasp of construction costs/scheduling, time management, and internal budgeting.
Proactive problem solving abilities.
Obvious enthusiasm, initiative, and pride in work.
About Thompson & Litton
“Firms don’t design projects; people do.” Established in 1956 by William A. Thompson, Jr. and John W. Litton, this belief was instilled more than 60 years ago, and is still apparent by the professionalism you will find with each Thompson & Litton employee. We take great pride in housing a staff capable of delivering superior service to all of our clients.
From our original staff of seven, we have grown to over 100 employees in eight offices, offering an array of engineering, architectural, surveying, planning and construction services. By focusing on the future, we provide our clients with creative solutions with an emphasis on the world around us.
Today, we serve our five-state Mid-Atlantic client base from offices in Wise, Radford, Tazewell, Chilhowie, Virginia; Mosheim, Bristol, and Johnson City, Tennessee; and Princeton, West Virginia, with a professional and support staff of architects, engineers, surveyors, land-use planners, construction administrators, grant/financing specialists, and other support personnel. Every project we work on is handled with integrity, insight and innovation.
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