Todd Jersey Architecture (toddjerseyarchitecture.com) is seeking an intermediate level Architect with five or more years of experience in residential work to join its staff. Under the supervision of the Design Principal, this position manages projects including producing architectural documents (in the schematic, design development and construction document phases of a project) and meeting project deadlines while implementing the company's architectural procedures, standards and quality expectations. This position will quickly generate design options as well as translate Principal’s vision into Revit models. The position is also responsible for researching municipal permit submittal requirements, preparing submittal documents and coordinating the work of consultants, keeping the Principal and Sr. Project Manager informed at all stages. This position will have day-to-day client and other project member management responsibilities.Success entails delivering projects against the agreed upon design intent and the three pillars of Todd Jersey Architecture projects - sustainability, cost-efficiency and beauty as well as the contract deliverables.
Specific responsibilities include:
Work with Principal on design of projects;
Manage the production, organization, coordination, thoroughness, and accuracy of all documents;
Communicate with and coordinate the efforts of project team members, clients, consultants, contractors and agency officials;
Track project time versus budget and schedule, anticipate required staff resources and organize workflow;
Create and/or work with the project team to produce presentation materials;
Research and specify materials, products and systems;
Attend job site meetings, issue supplemental instructions and RFI responses, process submittals and drawing reviews during Construction Administration;
Coach and mentor Project Coordinators and Interns, share experiences and lessons learned to increase the firm’s common knowledge.
Accredited degree in architecture;
Minimum of five years related professional experience, preferably including design and detailing experience on residential projects;
Five years of construction document experience and technical knowledge of wood-frame construction;
Demonstrated graphic skills and proficiency in Revit, AutoCad, Photoshop, Illustrator, Microsoft Office, and Sketch-up:
Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience; benefits are negotiable.
About Todd Jersey Architecture
An early innovator in designing projects with both people and earth care in mind, Todd Jersey Architecture (TJA) leads the way in sustainable, cost-effective design, creating some of California’s most beautiful, comfortable and ecologically sound projects. With over 30 years of experience, TJA’s approach integrates budget considerations with sustainable methods, strategies, materials and systems to eliminate the need to choose between designing/building sustainably - and beautiful, affordable design. TJA’s clients share his passion of harnessing the power and efficiency of sustainability and benefit from the approach. TJA’s over 300 projects - from home new construction to residential remodels and accessory dwelling units, commercial tenant improvements to new multi-family housing, non-profit to commercial and institutional projects - include many works that have received wide acclaim for excellence in design. We are a small studio and the vibe is relaxed and friendly with a focus on delivering high quality results.