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Posted 4/20/2017

INTERN ARCHITECT

TurnerBatson Architects – Birmingham, AL.

TurnerBatson is a 26-person full-service Architectural & Interior Design Firm in Birmingham specializing in architecture, planning and design.   Great work ethic and positive attitude are required.  BIM and Sketch-up proficiency are preferred.

Interested candidates please email your resume to MStewart@turnerbatson.com 

Posted 4/11/2017

Ghafari Associates, LLC is seeking a Project Manager – Architecture for its full-service Architecture/Engineering office in Birmingham.  We are a global firm of over 500 employees, with diverse clients in industrial, commercial, educational and healthcare markets.  Come be a part of our exciting growth in the Southeast!

The Project Manager – Architecture will assist in the development of the design work; lead in the production of technical drawings and specifications; coordinate the related work of the other disciplines; and assume in-house construction administration duties on projects of moderate size and complexity.

The position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Architectural Engineering with 10+ years of related architecture experience.  Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, MS Project and ProjectWise is also preferred.

Please see the complete job posting on our Careers Portal at http://www.ghafari.com/join-the-team

Come work where talent thrives!

Posted 4/10/2017

LIVE Design Group is hiring! We are looking for an Architect that is passionate about Revit, committed to innovation and collaboration, and believes, as we do, that Revit is the collaboration tool of the future!

Our firm, LIVE Design Group, is changing the way architecture is created and delivered. As our name suggest, we design our projects LIVE with real-time input from the clients. We are seeking an enthusiastic, proactive architect with 2-5 years of experience to grow our team.

We are a flexible and user friendly firm with a variety of opportunities for growth related to the architecture, design, and project management of various project type such as theatre, worship, commercial, and multifamily.

If you believe, like we do, that there’s a better way – we’d love to meet you! Please send your resume to lauren@livedesigngroup.com 

Posted 3/31/2017

Project Architect

Ellis Architects has exceptional opportunities for team members to reach their highest potential and design rewarding projects. Our team is seeking experienced Project Architects to design major projects that will make a difference in our communities. Our diverse project types ensure exciting and varied design opportunities with unmatched independence and flexibility.

Ellis Architects has built a reputation for exceptional architecture and interior design services. As a leader in design quality and client satisfaction, our firm has established areas of excellence in commercial, educational, institutional, residential, health care and governmental design.

Our firm has locations in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, and Demopolis, all centered on a studio team approach for project development. Our firm is committed to continuous learning and all team members participate in excellent salaries, bonuses and benefits exceeding the market offerings in the Southeast.  As a team member with Ellis Architects, your primary qualities would include participating fully in project development within a team environment and executing all phases of a project.

Primary Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Planning, coordination, and administration of projects from initial programming stage through construction.
  • Develop all phases of architectural projects; including the initial client contact, programming, creation of the design, as well as the production of schematic/design development/construction documents.
  • Perform and lead design review and coordination meetings both internally and with our Clients; and providing direction and leadership to the project development team.
  • Participate in construction administration services including review construction submittals, coordinate client/contractor relationships and participate in jobsite observations and meetings.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or related field
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, REVIT; additional proficiency in SketchUp, 3D Studio, Bluebeam, Acrobat and other collaboration software is preferred.
  • Experience in the production of thorough construction documents
  • Strong design, presentation, organizational, and communication skills
  • Ability to work directly with various consultants and coordinate consultants work and drawings

Interested in joining our team of professionals? Email your resume to: Emily Burns at eburns@ellisarchitects.com. Or call our office for additional information or to schedule a visit, (205)752-4420.

Posted 3/31/2017

BIM Specialist

Ellis Architects has a progressive opportunity for a BIM / Revit Specialist to join our team. The ideal candidate will be an integral part in our team’s project development process; analyze existing BIM standards and maximize BIM productivity potential; provide support and guidance to project team members; and perform regular maintenance to ensure our projects are developed with maximum efficiency, as it relates to the utilization of BIM software. Our BIM Specialists analyze and proactively develop innovative solutions and best practices as part of a team environment.

Ellis Architects has built a reputation for exceptional architecture and interior design services. As a leader in design quality and client satisfaction, our firm has established areas of excellence in commercial, educational, institutional, residential, health care and governmental design.

Our firm has locations in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, and Demopolis, all centered on a studio team approach for project development. We are committed to continuous learning and all team members participate in excellent salaries, bonuses and benefits exceeding the market offerings in the Southeast. As a team member with Ellis Architects, your primary qualities would include participating fully in project development within a team environment.

Primary Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Participate in project development at all stages
  • Identify and evaluate new BIM related software, trends, and technologies while staying informed on best practices
  • Creating and Maintaining Revit template files to meet EA standards
  • Implement software products including incorporating new version releases and customizations
  • Create initial REVIT Project setup with workflow documents
  • Provide hardware and network support for employees as it relates to BIM production and troubleshoot problems
  • Support project standards coordination and assist project teams in BIM project setup
  • Daily model management administration and maintenance

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience working in an architecture, engineering or construction firm
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD/BIM software and in-depth working knowledge of Revit
  • Experience with ftp sites and other methods of file transfer
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Interested in joining our team of professionals? Email your resume to: Emily Burns at eburns@ellisarchitects.com. Or call our office for additional information or to schedule a visit, (205)752-4420.

Posted 3/30/2017

Junior Interior Designer

KPS Group in Birmingham is seeking an Entry Level Designer who is in turn seeking the next challenge in their careers. The desired candidate must have a desire to learn and grow a keen interest in design at all levels, good communication skills, a commitment to sustainability

and technology savvy with an enthusiasm for collaboration. Our book continues to grow rapidly and the caliber of project work demands a full team of seriously-talented designers who can take on a whole range of unique design challenges.

Our office is an old bakery located on Railroad Park within easy walking distance of downtown living, restaurants, trails and sports. We are inter-disciplinary with architecture, interior design, planning and urban design in our studio. The work is broad in building type and clientele and the firm is embarking on its second 50 years. Salary and benefits are competitive.

EXPERIENCE:

  • 2-4 years work experience
  • Hands on CADD and Revit experience required
  • Candidate should be experienced in space planning and construction documents

EDUCATION:

Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design or Architecture

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate in projects from programming through construction
  • Coordination with project consultants as necessary
  • Produce project documentation and research technical information
  • Interaction with the project team and externally with clients, vendors and other design professionals
  • Assist with the selection and specification of finishes and furniture
  • Assist with maintaining the office interiors library, meet with sales reps and source new materials

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong sense of responsibility; results oriented with a built-in sense of urgency
  • Able to work effectively in a collaborative and team environment
  • Ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously
  • Strong work ethic with a willingness to do what it takes to complete an assignment
  • High integrity, open, honest and ethical in all interactions

COMPENSATION:

Strong salary and benefits package, including 401(k), and profit sharing, medical insurance, and a stock ownership plan.

Contact or send resume to:        Kristen Townsend  /  KPS Group, Inc. / 60 14th Street South Suite 100  / Birmingham, AL 35233  /  info@kpsgroup.com 

Posted 3/28/2017

Architectural Intern
Designform is seeking a motivated Architectural Intern to work collaboratively in a team environment, performing design and technical production of documents through all phases of architecture. This role includes coordinating with the project team, clients, and regulatory agencies.

Responsibilities:
1. Prepares and modifies architectural documents at the direction of the project designer or more senior design professional, ensuring alignment with design …intent and firm standards.
2. Develops solutions to technical and design problems
3. Performs product research; assists project designers and project architects with material selection and system research
4. May assist team in the construction administration phase
5. Fosters a commitment to design excellence and client service

Required Skills:
1. Proficiency in Design, Problem Solving, Sustainable Design and emerging computer technologies
2. Technical proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
3. Proficiency in MS Office
4. Experience with Photoshop and SketchUp preferred
5. Basic knowledge of architectural building systems.
6. Good verbal and written communication skills
7. Ability to effectively meet deadlines

Interested candidates should forward a resume and work samples to vicki@designforminc.com

 

Posted 3/6/2017

Williams Blackstock Architects is hiring!

GRADUATE/INTERN

Williams Blackstock Architects is looking for our next talented and energetic team member who is a quick-learner, possess a professional demeanor and is a problem solver to join our team.

Looking for candidates who are self-starters and are eager to learn and be part of a collaborative teamwork environment.

Qualifications of Applying Candidates:

  • Graduate Architect must have 3-5 years of healthcare experience
  • Need to have graduated from an Architectural School with a five-year degree, or a graduate degree as an intern up to 5 years of experience.
  • Must be on track for registration within four years of graduation.
  • Must be proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite, sketch up and Adobe Creative Suite

REGISTERED/LICENSED

Williams Blackstock Architects is looking for our next talented and energetic team member who is a quick-learner, possess a professional demeanor and is a problem solver to join our team.

Looking for candidates who are self-starters and are eager to learn and be part of a collaborative teamwork environment.

Qualifications of Applying Candidates:

  • Licensed Architect must have 5-10 years of healthcare experience
  • Must be proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite, sketch up and Adobe Creative Suite

::COMPANY PROFILE::

Williams Blackstock Architects, a 42-member design firm located in the heart of downtown Birmingham, Alabama, has been providing inspiring and innovative architectural and interior design solutions for over 20 years. As the largest Architecture firm in Birmingham and the 3rd largest in Alabama, we are proud to serve clients not only in the State, but across the United States. Our firm provides Architectural, Interior Design, Space Programming and Master Planning services and possesses a variety of project design experience in the following markets: healthcare, municipal, government, higher education, institutional, retail, religious, residential, hospitality, mixed-use and recreation.

Williams Blackstock Architects is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will recruit, hire and promote without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, pregnancy or veteran status, or any other status protected by national, state, or local law. For more information, contact the Human Resources Department at 205-252-9811.

Posted 2/10/2017

Intern Architect

Barry Davis, Architects, P.C. is seeking an Intern Architect for full-time employment in its Hoover, Alabama office. We are a progressive, growth-oriented firm with diverse portfolio that needs a young professional who would like to be a part of our unique culture. The successful candidate will have their first professional degree (five-year bachelor or master) and will be proficient with AutoCad, Microsoft, Adobe, and Sketchup software. Skill with Revit is encouraged.  We offer a competitive salary/benefits package. Send resume and supporting documentation to Barry@BarryDavisArchitects.comwww.BarryDavisArchitects.com

Posted 2/10/2017

Nequette Architecture & Design is hiring for several positions:

SENIOR DESIGNER / PROJECT MANAGER

Residential and mixed-use design firm looking for experienced senior project designer & architect with experience in a variety of project types. Designer’s role will include schematic design, client management, project management, production and coordination of custom residential, multi-family, and small scale commercial projects.

Candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Must have a bachelors degree from an accredited Architecture program
    • Must have 7+ years of experience in both schematic design and overall project management
    • Must be able to passionately lead and guide the design and production of projects (at both a detail and masterplan level)
    • Proficiency in AutoCad and “preferred” Revit, (basic knowledge of the following: Sketchup, Photoshop, Excel, and Word)

SENIOR INTERIOR DESIGNER

Residential and mixed-use design firm looking for experienced senior interior designer with experience in a variety of project types. Designer’s role will include participation in commercial, multi-family, custom residential, interior décor and specialty fixture design and coordination.

Candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Must have a bachelors degree from an accredited Interior Architecture program
    • Should have 5 to 7 years of experience in interior design
    • Must be able to lead and guide the design and production of projects; including but not limited to the following: (client interaction, inspiration imaging, interior detailing, production of interior elevations, and finish/fixture selections)
    • Proficiency in AutoCad, (basic knowledge of the following: Excel and Word)

ENTRY LEVEL INTERN ARCHITECT

We are a residential and mixed-use design firm seeking an entry level, intern architect that is design oriented, hardworking, motivated, and has a passion for architecture.

Candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Must have a bachelors degree from an accredited Architecture program
    • Should have 0-2 years of experience
    • Proficiency in AutoCad, (basic knowledge of the following: Sketchup, Photopshop, and Word)

Please send all resumes, cover letters and portfolios to Seth Rodwell at seth@nequette.com.
View more about Nequette Architecture & Design at their new website, www.nequette.com. 

Posted 2/10/2017

JUNIOR/INTERMEDIATE ARCHITECT

In the course of 50 years of practice in Birmingham, Alabama, GA studio has developed a regional reputation for design with an acute grasp of the issues of construction. Through a rigorous, rationalist approach to problem solving, we have produced decades of built work that strengthens our clients, enhances the community and advances the profession.

Our current practice aims to transform construction through a unique methodology which integrates manufacturing into a design-build approach that we call Design Manufacture Construct (DMC). To that end, we have built a highly capable manufacturing facility in Bessemer where we develop, test, and manufacture building components to support our goal of producing the highest quality Architecture that performs twice as well, and at half the cost as traditional delivery methods. This unique approach has extended our well-earned reputation nationally.

We are currently seeking passionate architects with a penchant for detailed problem solving and 1 – 10 years of experience to support our work on a number of exciting projects across the country. Proficiency in AutoCAD and Revit is required; strong conceptual, technical, and graphic skills are desired, along with the ability to work in a variety of roles within a quickly evolving practice.

Send your resume/CV and related materials in .pdf format (max. 4 MB) to rspencer@gastudio.com 

Posted 2/10/2017

Registered Architect / Intern Architect / Architectural Draftsman

Lathan Associates Architects, P.C., an architectural firm based in Hoover, Alabama, is seeking resumes for considering full time employment of a Registered Architect / Intern Architect / Architectural Draftsman with experience in educational and commercial architectural design and production.

Qualifications Include – 5+ years’ min. experience.  Proficiency in AutoCAD required; Revit skills encouraged. Organizational and Coordination skills, along with a good work ethics and the ability to work and communicate well with others.

Please send resume and cover letter with examples of portfolio to nsisson@lathanassociates.com

Posted 2/9/2017

Architecture Associate – BDG Architects – Birmingham

BDG Architects has an immediate need for a talented, creative and motivated individual as an Architecture Associate to work with a studio team under the direct supervision of a project manager/team leader for a variety of architectural projects. This is a full-time position for an Architecture Associate on the path to licensure with a minimum of one to four (1-4) years of experience producing architectural construction documents.

General knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures in an architectural office is required. Strategic thinking to address issues and new concepts in design, production of documents and detailing is necessary with a demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

Roles and Responsibilities will include but may not be limited to the following:

  • Participate in the development of functional, sustainable and aesthetic designs with responsibilities that focus on project delivery of construction documents.
  • Perform specific/limited portions of assignments using prescribed methods for a variety of architectural projects under the general supervision of a licensed architect.

Desired Skills, Knowledge and/or Experience:

  • Minimum 1-4 years of experience
  • Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite and Photoshop
  • Ability to learn and operate the BDG online project data base
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively and professionally with other team members. and accept direction to reach common goals for successful outcomes
  • Excel in collaboration and team building
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask effectively
  • Exceptional problem solving skills
  • Values accuracy and thoroughness in all work with strict and careful attention to detail
  • Self-starter who takes ownership of tasks and projects

BDG Architects is a full service architecture and design firm headquartered in Tampa, Florida with offices in Hollywood, Florida and Birmingham, Alabama with over 20 years of experience throughout the United States. We have built our reputation as being on the leading edge of our industry through design excellence, building lasting relationships, and delivering high value to our clients. BDG understands that each client has a unique set of business strategies, which we focus our services to support, creating a true partnership. Our projects are extremely diverse in terms of project type, design styles, practice areas and scale. Additional information about the firm can be found at www.BDGLLP.com.
Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter via Resumes@BDGLLP.com

Posted 2/7/2017

Fuqua & Partners Architects, located in Huntsville, Alabama, has immediate positions available for architects and/or architecture graduates.  FPA was established in 1982 and since then has become a leading firm in North Alabama and throughout the southeast United States. We are passionate about providing outstanding service to our clients through quality design balanced a common sense approach to construction.  We are seeking someone to move to Huntsville to enjoy the fastest growing city in Alabama.  With new restaurants and breweries opening what seems like almost daily, our city is quickly becoming the best kept secret in Alabama.  Huntsville’s quality of life is second to none with excellent schools, low commute times, and a low cost of living coupled with endless recreational opportunities. This is an exciting time to be in Huntsville, and it’s especially exciting if you are an architect.  With the city recently releasing an updated master plan and a renewed focus on the redevelopment of downtown, there are many new opportunities for architects to help shape our city for the future.  FPA is able to provide these opportunities all while allowing for a healthy work/life balance.

Interested candidates should possess:

Minimum of 4 years’ experience working in an architect’s office

Hold a bachelors degree from an accredited Architecture program

Be proficient in Autocad and/or REVIT (preferred)

Be experienced in project management

Be a self-starter and take ownership of projects

If you meet these criteria and Huntsville sounds like the place for you, contact Bart Bankowski via email bbankowski@fuquaarchitects.com ,and visit  www.fuquaarchitects.com for more information about our firm.

Posted 2/3/2017

CCR Architecture & Interiors (Cohen Carnaggio Reynolds) is a Birmingham, AL based Architectural and Interior Design firm that has been providing design services since 1996. Our projects range from commercial office buildings, health care projects, ecclesiastical buildings, mixed use developments, retail developments, educational facilities, renovations of historic structures, multi-family developments, to custom residences.  At Cohen Carnaggio Reynolds, we are committed to quality designs and innovative projects for our clients.   While winning design awards is a nice validation of our design talents; achieving our client’s vision is our most important goal.

We are considering candidates for the following positions:

Technical Architect / Project Manager

4 – 10 years of experience.

Other requirements include:

  • Self-motivated, organized, very detail oriented
  • Strong technical ability and understanding of building technologies
  • Extensive experience with the assembly of construction documents and specifications is required
  • Working understanding of building codes and zoning ordinances
  • Excellent written and verbal communication required
  • Revit experience is preferred
  • Skills in 3D rendering software, SketchUp and Photoshop are preferred but not required.

Summer Architecture Intern / Intern-Architect

0 – 2 years of experience. Recent Graduate of a NCARB accredited architecture Degree program.
Other requirements include:

  • Self-motivated, organized, detail-oriented
  • Strong design ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Basic technical proficiency with Autocad, SketchUp, Revit, and InDesign as well as skills in 3D rendering software and Photoshop are required.

Send resume and work samples to: scott@ccrarchitecture.com

 

Posted 12/5/2016

Architectural Designer – David Baker Architects, Birmingham, AL

+/- 3 years experience
Headquartered in San Francisco, David Baker Architects (DBA) is a progressive architecture firm that creates acclaimed buildings in urban environments. We design thoughtful places that allow communities to thrive and that serve as a multiplier of good—that enable or support further engagement, connection, or community benefit. You can learn more about us and our work at www.dbarchitect.com. Principal Amanda Loper is establishing DBA’s satellite office in Birmingham, Alabama, and will be working closely with this position on new regional projects as well as projects already in the current DBA workflow. We are seeking a talented designer with an interest in multi-family housing design and sustainable design, strong graphics skills, and a working knowledge of Revit. Salary commensurate with experience. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including 10 paid holidays as well as 15 days of paid leave; our 401(k) program; a profit-sharing plan; transit incentives; and 100%-paid individual medical coverage.

Salary: Salary commensurate with experience.

How to Apply:

Please send an email following these instructions:

Address: amandaloper@dbarchitect.com
Subject Line: Designer—DBA-BAM
Attention: Amanda Loper

Attachment: Please combine the following documents into a single PDF with a maximum size of 3MB, formatted to print on 8.5″ x 11″ paper (landscape or portrait).

1. Cover letter
2. Resume.
3. Work samples.

File name: LastName_FirstName_DBA-BAM_Date.pdf

Posted 10/14/2016

Architect – City of Birmingham

The following Minimum Qualifications are required for this job. You must demonstrate possession of these qualifications by providing a detailed description of your related experience in the work history section of your application. Please note that replicating or restating these minimum qualifications or the information from the Personnel Board’s job description as your own work experience will result in your disqualification. Please describe your work experience in your own words to represent the work you have performed that is related to the minimum qualifications for this job.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Possession of a valid driver’s license
  • Licensed as an Architect in the state of Alabama
  • Experience in all phases of architecture project delivery, from initial client contact through project close out

 Preferred Qualifications:
Possession of NCARB certification

 Salary Range = $54,974-$98,675.20*

  * New salary range will be out shortly and should be 2% higher than stated above. 

To apply, visit https://www.pbjcaljobs.org/postings/63414. For any questions, contact Jim Greene at jim.greene@pbjcal.org.

 

Posted 9/26/2016

INTERN ARCHITECT / PROJECT ARCHITECT

Herrington Architects is seeking a highly motivated team member who is passionate about design and energized through collaboration!  Located in the heart of Birmingham, Herrington Architects is a regional leader in design of multi-family, municipal, and institutional buildings.  We challenge ourselves to truly listen to our clients and offer thoughtful, responsive, and creative design solutions.  Our growing firm is inspired by the opportunities in our city and by the new developments in our neighborhood.  We are searching for professional degree graduates interested in diverse projects to join us as an Intern Architect or Project Architect!

Our new team member must manage multiple priorities well, be design- and detail-oriented, and be flexible yet focused.  He/she must also be eager to learn and to apply knowledge through creative problem solving.  He/she must possess a strong work ethic and exceptional written/verbal communication skills.  An excellent working knowledge of Autodesk Revit and AutoCad is required.  A strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and skill in 3D rendering software are preferred.

Candidates must have a professional architectural degree and a minimum 2 years experience working in an architect’s office, and must be pursuing licensure.  LEED accreditation is preferred.  We hire top performers, then equip them to meet a challenge.  We evaluate based on talent and fit.

Herrington Architects offers outstanding opportunities to learn; we value and encourage professional development and growth.  Exceptional performers can expect to transition into greater responsibilities.  We also offer an excellent package of compensation and benefits.

Please visit us at www.herringtonarchitects.com.  To apply, submit your cover letter and resume to careers@herringtonarchitects.com.

 

 

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