At FGMA, we build communities and are dedicated to our internal community.
Joining the FGM Architects team isn’t just taking a job, it’s joining a community where we learn and grow together.
We teach, inspire, and serve one another every day.
FGMA is an employee-owned professional service firm with an emphasis on service. Our projects respond to the goals of our clients, the context of their sites, the environment that sustains them and the communities they serve. We practice architecture and interior design. Established in 1945, FGM Architects serves PK-12 Education, Higher Education, Faith-based, Municipal, Public Safety and Recreation, Federal and Corporate clients from our offices in Texas, Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, and Virginia.
We welcome Project Architect (Architect II) candidates who are eager to take on the following responsibilities and possess the skills and credentials listed below:
Works with the project’s Design and Technical Leads, assists in developing the design, implementing the building program, and preparing project documentation appropriate to each phase
Prepares presentation materials to communicate design ideas to the client
Researches manufacturers’ materials and systems
Understands the technical implications of design decisions and contributes to the development and documentation of practical, buildable details
Represents the firm well in project meetings and industry events and begins to build a professional network of clients, consultants, and peers
Skills and Credentials:
7 – 12 years of experience
Dynamic, creative, and detail-oriented
Well-organized and able to work collaboratively in a team environment
Strong communication and presentation skills and a solid conceptual design aptitude
Very proficient in Revit Architecture with experience in both preliminary design and construction drawings documentation
Knowledge of 3-D modeling and rendering in 3-D modeling software
Professional degree in architecture from an accredited program
LEED accreditation preferred
Architectural licensure preferred; candidates on the licensure track may also be considered
FGM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
FGM Architects is an employee-owned firm with seven offices in five states (Illinois, Missouri, Texas, Virginia & Wisconsin). FGMA specializes in projects that enhance the environments where people work, live, learn, protect, play and gather to worship. Our projects respond to the goals of our clients, the context of their sites, the environment that sustains them and the organizations they serve. From early strategic facilities planning through building and interior design, FGM Architects’ team of 175+ professionals support client needs with a total commitment to service. Throughout decades of growth, change and expansion, FGMA remains today as it began, committed to our core purpose: We Build Community.