Growing Architectural, Passive House consulting and design-build firm seeking exceptional candidates for Job Captain / Architectural Designer position.
We are an award-winning design firm that is knowledgeable of technology and tradition. We have a detail-oriented, modern aesthetic with an exceptional emphasis on building energy and sustainability.
Most projects incorporate Passive House design methodology, with some achieving Net Zero certification. We provide training in Passive House design concepts and a wide range of experience is offered.
The firm’s practice is in the Lower East Side. We specialize in affordable housing, cultural facilities, multi-family residential, and adaptive re-use in the 5 boroughs and the Northeast.
We seek energetic Architects with strong organizational, design, research and construction detailing skills. The ideal candidate will have a thorough, conscientious work approach and strong communication skills. The candidate must have the ability and willingness to work collaboratively. Knowledge of materials and craft is required.
Project lead for small to medium projects from schematic design through construction
Design concepts and visualization
Zoning and Code analysis
Design development and detailing
Construction detailing and construction documents
Assist Project Architect in design and visualization or larger projects
Prepare presentation drawings (plans, sections, elevations, etc). Knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
Provide 3D schematic project visualization sketches for early design and design development. Sketch-up, Rhino or equivalent.
Advanced 3D rendering a plus.
Assist Project Architect in construction documents
Provide construction drawings and details. Knowledge in AutoCad and Revit.
Attend site meetings and direct contractors during construction.
3 years minimum experience, with 5-7 years preferred. Applicants should possess strong organizational and communication skills. Sustainability and energy modeling experience is NOT required, but curiosity and passion about sustainable architecture IS required.
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Rendering in Rhino, 3D Max, Revit, Sketch Up preferred but not required
Paul A. Castrucci, Architects PLLC is an interdisciplinary, full-service architecture and energy consulting services firm located in New York, NY. We are passionate about true sustainability in architecture and design, striving for a Net Zero Carbon future for all. We work on a wide range of projects, with a special interest in bringing high quality and deeply sustainable design to affordable housing. We seek collaborators that share the curiosity, passion and drive to tackle complex design problems that serve everyone in our communities.