We have an exciting opportunity in our TEC Development design/build team. The Architectural Associate will participate in all phases of the design process, preparing architectural construction drawings and coordination with the consultants and contractors throughout the project. This position requires an intermediate understanding of design and technical aspects of projects, strong analytical and problem-solving skills and a passion for design and collaborative process with construction. Primary focus are commercial transportation and industrial industries.
TEC provides our employees and their families with a full menu of health, wellness, and retirement benefits:
Choice of two comprehensive medical plan options that include prescription drug coverage
Full dental plan including preventative and diagnostic care, basic and major services, and orthodontia for children
Vision care, discounted hearing exams, and hearing aids
401(k) retirement savings plan with company contribution
Life, accident, and disability insurance
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Seven paid holidays, vacation accrual, and paid sick leave where applicable
Prepare preliminary plans for initial site layout and space planning.
Perform due diligence and code research at schematic phase of project.
Review applicable building and accessibility codes and develop a list of criteria to be reflected in the design documents.
Assist the design team by researching products and systems that accomplish the design intent
Prepare construction documents including, but not limited to: demolition plans; partition plans; reflected ceiling plans; roof plans; power/communications plans; finish plans; large scale details plans; sections and elevations; detail drawings for millwork and cabinetry; schedules for doors, frames, hardware, architectural finishes and partition types; and construction specifications for all material, finish and product selections
Perform permitting tasks and interact with building departments to obtain required permits
Participate in RFI and submittal review and production of field revisions and sketches.
3-5 years of commercial architecture experience
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture
Working toward architectural licensure and interest in completing ARE exams
Working knowledge of Revit and AutoCAD required
Preferred to have experience with Bluebeam
Aptitude to communicate ideas and direction quickly
A quick learner with an ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment
Flexibility to focus on concurrent projects in various stages of development
Intermediate knowledge of relevant building codes and accessibility requirements
TEC Development is a full-service property development division of TEC Equipment, managing the entire lifecycle of commercial and industrial property development, with a specialty on transportation-related properties.