Davis & Davis in Farmington Hills, Michigan is accepting resumes for a Junior and/or Intermediate Architect with a minimum of 4 years of experience in the architectural design industry.
Our team is a friendly and tightknit group of talented individuals. Respect and communication is at the heart of our office dynamic. We promote a healthy work/life balance and ensure your continued growth and success. We invest in our team members because when you succeed, we succeed.
We are seeking an individual who is interested in working on all phases of architectural work, is motivated, focused, friendly and able to effectively collaborate within a project team. Design sensibility, teamwork and communication skills are essential. Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, and Adobe Suites are required for this position. It is expected that the individual has experience applying these tools to carry out all phases of project delivery.
This individual must be able to contribute to the detailed preparation of design and construction documents, incorporating 2D data, materials, drawings and documents into AutoCAD and/or Revit. They must also be able to perform and complete work on defined segments of a project, after initial and periodic interaction with Senior Designers/ Project Managers and organize their own work efforts within that framework.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and work samples (maximum of 8 mb total) to the email below with the job title in the subject line. Please no hard copies, drop-ins or telephone calls.
Bachelors or Masters in Architecture from an accredited college/university
4+ years of related architectural experience (with exposure to most design phases of a project)
Experience in AutoCAD and Revit required.
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite preferred but not required.
Ability to take direction and collaborate with a team
Strong technical and graphic communication skills
Able to communicate effectively with clients and consultants
Aptitude to learn and grasp new concepts quickly with a willingness to accept new challenges
Display of multiple-tasking ability accompanied by sound judgment
Ability to prioritize and manage tasks against deadlines
High level of organization and attention to detail
Working with us, you will:
Create and develop planning and design concepts; and support Senior Designers/Project Managers on large projects.
Prepare and coordinate architectural drawings, renderings, specifications and design assignments under general supervision to meet project requirements.
Relate building design concepts to building codes, zoning ordinances and other external governing codes in effect.
Consult with manufacturers; research and propose materials and products.
Prepare and create presentation drawings and/or graphics and otherwise assist in presentations both internally and externally.
Assist in construction administration including responding to RFI's, preparing sketches and addendums (CD's), visit construction sites to gather information and/or prepare punch lists.
Our team is a group of collaborative and highly dedicated design professionals who are enthusiastic about great design and equally committed to establishing successful relationships. Since 1990, we have been creatively transforming interior environments. Our success hinges on our ability to listen to our clients, ask good questions, work together and deliver compelling, timeless design. That service-oriented focus combined with our ability to foster open communication throughout the project is what makes the Davis & Davis design team experts in interior renovation and successful relationships.
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