Project Architect (Hybrid/Blended Model - balance of WFH and office)
Location: Durham, NC
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Masters
Project Architect – Durham, NC
MHAworks is looking to add a self-motivated, creative, and resourceful Project Architect to our growing team in Durham, NC. Our goal is to develop the next generation of designers and leaders, and we know the best way to do that is to continually work to assemble a team that encompasses as wide an array of experience as possible. We are looking for individuals who bring something new to the table while contributing to the high degree of service MHAworks has come to be known for throughout North Carolina.
Our ideal candidate has:
10 years related experience, with at least 5 as a licensed professional
An informed understanding and experience with building envelope design and detailing
Working knowledge of building codes, standards and building systems
Experience in construction administration, costing review and value engineering
A high comfort level working on concurrent projects of diverse scale and type in various stages of development
High proficiency with Revit
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
A penchant for creative and collaborative problem-solving
Our ideal candidate can expect to:
Be responsible for clear and consistent communication between each branch of a project team, from drafters to consultants to the client.
Assist Project Managers in developing project scope, schedules, and fees
Plan, execute and deliver projects that meet the client’s budget and schedule by way of concept-based design processes
Produce drawings and specifications
Analyze and address technical and design issues with the project team to produce a constructable solution
Perform construction administration services to include on-site observations, processing of submittals/substitution requests, reviewing/approving payment applications and addressing RFIs
Work with local jurisdictions and permitting officials
Assist with the implementation and continued development of Revit and BIM documentation standards
Assist in mentoring junior staff
Develop and maintain positive client relationships
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and .pdf portfolio to email@example.com.
As a company we are committed to excellence in all that we do – especially providing superior client service. We are a service-focused architecture firm that pursues relationships, not projects. Founded in 1988, MHAworks sets out to achieve long-term, successful relationships with each of our clients. We focus on listening and working together to create the best results and because of this, more than 80 percent of our projects are from repeat business opportunities.
We believe a local presence is vital to our high standard of service and the quality work that we do. MHAworks achieves this with four offices placed strategically across North Carolina. This ensures we stay familiar with local development ordinances and codes, maintain regional consultant talent, and enables us to work on multiple projects with many of the contractors in the areas we serve. Most importantly it allows MHAworks to contribute to the communities where we all live, work, and play.
The strength of our team at MHAworks is supported by years of experience within the field of architecture and interior design. We deliver classic design, synthesized with the next generation of creativity and leadership, an...d approach each project with a commitment to adherence to the specifics of our client’s site, program, functional, financial, and aesthetic criteria.
MHAworks’ comprehensive benefits package includes medical (100% employer paid), dental, vision, disability, paid PTO, 401K with corporate match, and bonus opportunities. As part of MHAworks’ commitment to licensure and professional development, we offer reimbursement for certain professional licenses and associated renewals, exam fees and continuing education courses.
MHAworks is an equal opportunity employer. MHAworks prohibits discrimination of any type and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
To learn more about MHAworks, please visit us at www.mhaworks.com.