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Posted 10/19/2021

Niles Bolton Associates

Designer

Location: Atlanta, Georgia

We believe great design is created in a collaborative environment where architects have the freedom and resources to grow and learn, where good client relationships are nurtured, and where people have fun working with each other.

Responsibilities:

A Designer/Architect at Niles Bolton Associates responsibilities may include but at not limited to:

  • Development of project design, research and implement building codes, and produce construction documentation.
  • Coordination with the project team (engineers et al.) to develop construction documents that accurately implement the design intent.
  • Attending meetings with the project team, consultants, and client to discuss and develop the design.
  • Participation in construction administration by making site visits and addressing technical issues with guidance from the project team.
  • Coordination with engineering, consultants, clients, contractors, and building officials to meet overall project objectives.

Experience Desired:

  • Professional degree, 2-4 years of experience in multi-family / mixed-use architecture is preferred, but not required.

Applicants for this position must have:

  • Professional degree
  • Competent knowledge of building materials, specifications, and construction techniques.
  • Experience coordinating with engineering disciplines.
  • Revit and SketchUp proficiency

Job Type: Full-time

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Annual Base Salary: dependent on experience, certifications, portfolio, and references
  • Yearly Bonus

Benefits Package:

  • Medical, dental, vision, disability, 401K matching – vested after 2 years, competitive paid time off (PTO), flextime and continuing education benefits
  • Internal growth opportunities

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates should submit a resume and portfolio with cover letter to: careers@nilesbolton.com with “Designer Position” in the subject line.

NBA offers a work environment that is dynamic with competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package because we believe employees are the core of business success.

Posted 10/19/2021

Niles Bolton Associates

Project Architect

Location: Atlanta, Georgia

We believe great design is created in a collaborative environment where architects have the freedom and resources to grow and learn, where good client relationships are nurtured, and where people have fun working with each other.

Responsibilities:

A Project Architect at Niles Bolton Associates responsibilities may include but at not limited to:

  • Development of project design, research and implement building codes, and produce construction documentation.
  • Coordination with the project team (engineers et al.) to develop construction documents that accurately reflect the design intent.
  • Attending meetings with the project team, consultants, and client to discuss and develop the design.
  • Participation in construction administration by making site visits and addressing technical issues with guidance from the project team.
  • Coordination with engineering, consultants, clients, contractors, and building officials to meet overall project objectives.

Experience Desired:

  • Professional degree, 5-8 years of experience in mixed use, hospitality, and/or multi-family is preferred, but not required.
  • Registered Architect
  • Competent knowledge of building materials, specifications and construction techniques.
  • Sufficient experience coordinating with engineering disciplines.
  • Experience in dealing with governmental agencies and building/zoning codes.
  • Revit and SketchUp proficiency.

Job Type: Full-time

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Annual Base Salary: dependent on experience, certifications, portfolio, and references
  • Yearly Bonus

Benefits Package:

  • Medical, dental, vision, disability, 401K matching – vested after 2 years, competitive paid time off (PTO), flextime and continuing education benefits
  • Internal growth opportunities

How to Apply:

Qualified and interested candidates should submit your resume and portfolio with a cover letter to: careers@nilesbolton.com with “Project Architect” in the subject line.

NBA offers a work environment that is dynamic with competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package because we believe employees are the core of business success.

Posted 10/18/2021

Davis Architects

Architect & Interior Designer

3-5 Years Experience

Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills and a strong work ethic
  • Revit proficiency 
  • Other relevant software skills (AutoCAD, Lumion, Enscape, SketchUp, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDeign, etc.) 

Competitive Salary & Benefits.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send a cover letter, resume, and portfolio of your work to Lam Tong at ltong@dadot.com

Posted 10/8/2021

Christopher Architecture & Interiors

Project Designer

Christopher Architecture & Interiors is a luxury, high-end design firm specializing in Custom Residential, Boutique Commercial and Estate & Land Planning. It is our mission to inspire through design while fostering a greater appreciation for creative excellence. Our award-winning, multi-disciplined staff is uniquely qualified and passionate about creating transformative and inspirational designs.  We are currently searching for Project Designers for our Residential and Commerical Studios.

We work in an open studio environment where collaboration between our interior design team and architects is prioritized.

2-3 Years’ Experience

Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture
  • Revit and AutoCAD proficiency is required
  • Preferred working knowledge of sketchup, photoshop, illustrator, and indesign
  • Other relevant software skills may include additional modeling or rendering programs (i.e. Lumion, Twin Motion, etc.)
  • Hand drawing / sketching abilities preferred 
  • Exhibits professional skills and has a positive attitude
  • Excellent communication skills and a strong work ethic

Duties:

  • Responsible for producing high quality project design deliverables at all phases
  • Provide production support to project manager and architects on multiple projects
  • Work with architects and project managers to develop design solutions
  • Research concepts, materials, and methods to support design team
  • Assist with preparation and participate in client presentations
  • Email correspondence with clients on day to day basis
  • Work within timely schedules to coordinate the completion of tasks through to final project completion
  • Responsible for drawing and creating construction documents and renderings
  • Assist with site observations and as-built documentation
  • Travel to remote job sites

Coordinate internally with project manager/architect and interior designer. 

Send resume to jobs@christopherai.com  

Posted 10/8/2021

Christopher Architecture & Interiors
Commercial Architect/Project Manager

Christopher Architecture & Interiors is a luxury, high-end design firm specializing in Custom Residential, Boutique Commercial and Estate & Land Planning. It is our mission to inspire through design while fostering a greater appreciation for creative excellence. Our award-winning, multi-disciplined staff is uniquely qualified and passionate about creating transformative and inspirational designs.  We are currently searching for an experienced Architect/Project Manager for our commercial division.

We work in an open studio environment where collaboration between our interior design team and architects is prioritized.

Our commercial work includes a variety of project types: retail, hospitality, multi-family, mixed-use development, adaptive reuse and new construction.

Required skills/education:

  • 5+ years of experience
  • Bachelors or Masters of Architecture from accredited program
  • Proficiency in Revit
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and SketchUP
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Works well with a team in a collaborative environment
  • Strong work ethic
  • Helpful but not required: Illustrator, Rhino, Photoshop

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Design and prepare design and construction documents
  • Manage multiple projects
  • Coordinate consultants
  • Provide leadership to team members and mentor interns
  • Serve as primary contact for project clients, consultants, etc.
  • Prepare code reviews for Building and Life Safety
  • Monitor quality control
  • Fulfill project deadlines

Please submit resume and portfolio along with a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to jobs@christopherai.com with “Commercial Architect” in the subject line.

Posted 10/6/2021

Williams Blackstock Architects
Project Architect with Healthcare Experience

Williams Blackstock Architects is an award-winning architectural and interior design firm, recognized for their design work across the southeast.  We provide the opportunity to work on a wide variety of design projects, including healthcare, lifestyle, corporate office, higher education, historic preservation, adaptive-re-use, healthcare, municipal, and other specialty projects.  Our design philosophy is to design projects that inspire people and make our communities and the world a better place. 

We are seeking a highly talented architect with 5-15 years of experience and experience in healthcare. The ideal candidate to join our firm is passionate about design and client service, with exceptional design, construction document and construction administrative skills. The candidate should have strong communication skills and be able to work collaboratively with the project team to create innovative, practical, and complex solutions for a wide range of clients and project types.

Responsibilities:

  • Working with clients and project teams to develop and execute projects.  
  • An advanced understanding of healthcare design, planning and execution.
  • Knowledge of applicable codes and healthcare standards relative to design. 
  • Ability to work with clients and the project team to program, design, and execute construction documents and construction administration on healthcare projects. 
  • Provide management of projects through design, bidding, construction, and close-out,
  • Create plans and drawings which clearly outline architectural design of project.
  • Coordination with engineering, consultants, clients, contractors, and building officials to meet overall project objectives.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledgeable in Healthcare design for both outpatient and inpatient facilities. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture
  • A minimum 5+ years of experience in construction and architecture
  • Strong organizational, creative and presentation skills
  • Proficient in Revit and BIM project delivery
  • Must be able to listen and communicate effectively.
  • Must be a self-starter, a team player, and able to establish good working relationships with clients, consultants, contractors, and team members.

To join our team, call Williams Blackstock Architects at 205-252-9811 and ask for Maricia Taylor, or email your resume and portfolio to mtaylor@wba-architects.com or Athompson@wba-architects.com.

Apply now! 

Posted 10/6/2021

Williams Blackstock Architects
Interior Designer

Williams Blackstock Architects is an award-winning architectural and interior design firm, recognized for their design work across the southeast. We provide the opportunity to work on a wide variety of design projects, which includes lifestyle, corporate office, higher education, historic preservation, adaptive-re-use, healthcare, municipal, and other specialty project types. We are committed to providing high-quality design opportunities, a collaborative learning environment, and a platform for professional growth for talented young professionals. Our work strives to inspire people and make our communities a better place.

We are seeking an Interior Designer, with a bachelor’s degree from an accredited interior design school, and with 1 – 6 years’ experience.

Qualified candidates should have the following skills and abilities:

  • Proficiency in REVIT, Enscape, and Adobe Photoshop rendering skills.
  • Proficient with 3D interior rendering.
  • Effective graphic design and illustration skills.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and be a self- starter.
  • Programming abilities to extract information from clients and develop a space program.
  • Knowledge of building and accessibility codes
  • Familiarity with all phases of projects, potential issues, with a proven history to produce projects.
  • Creative eye for detail in preparation of design presentation materials
  • Understanding of furniture systems, specifications, and acquisition.

A candidate’s responsibilities will include:

  • Develop design concepts and produces construction documents.
  • Meet with clients to program the project requirements.
  • Create design concepts and digital presentations with finish selections, furnishings, and fixtures.
  • Present design concepts and takes detailed notes to address client concerns.
  • Manage the coordination and logistics of product deliveries and installation.
  • Work collaboratively with architects and interior designers in the office to develop design work.

In addition to working in a renovated warehouse with sprawling views of downtown Birmingham, the firm supports growing professionals with a generous benefits package including health insurance, retirement, continuing education, professional dues and licenses, and flexible work schedules and remote work options. To join our team, call Williams Blackstock Architects at 205-252-9811 and ask for Maricia Taylor, or email your resume and portfolio to mtaylor@wba-architects.com or Athompson@wba-architects.com.

Posted 10/6/2021

Barry Davis Architects
Architect

Progressive, growth-oriented firm with a diverse portfolio of projects across the Southeast is seeking an architect who would like to be a part of our unique culture.

Those applying should be registered in the State of Alabama OR ready to take the ARE. The successful candidate must be proficient with AutoCad, Microsoft, Adobe, and Sketchup software. Skill with Revit is encouraged.

The position will require regular communication with clients’ representatives; consultant coordination; field investigation; business development; and construction administration as well as design and production of documents. Travel will be required. Project types include Federal Government; Department of Veterans Affairs; municipal and county; health care; office; banks; retail; and others. We offer a competitive salary/benefits package.

Send resumeˊ and supporting documentation to: Barry Davis Architects, P.C., One Riverchase Ridge, Suite 102, Birmingham, Alabama 35244 or Barry@BarryDavisArchitects.com. Learn more here!

Posted 10/6/2021

Nequette Architecture & Design
Architectural Graduate III

Nequette Architecture & Design is a Birmingham, Alabama-based collective of experts with a passion for placemaking. Providing a collaborative and comprehensive client experience, our services include architecture and planning, furnishing, branding, and storytelling. As placemakers, we create communities by infusing life and energy inside and outside the walls of every project. Our holistic and cohesive approach merges timeless design with local culture and context, and we offer dedicated specialists for each aspect of a project – from the first sketch to the last piece of furniture. For more information, visit www.nequette.com.

The Architectural Graduate III should be organized, detail-oriented, and self-motivated designer. The ideal candidate should have 3+ years of experience and are comfortable operating in a collaborative team environment, we might be looking for you. Applicant should be eager to learn, to collaborate on mixed-use and multi-family projects, and to grow your professional skillset. Involvement in multiple projects is a given, so time management and good communication is imperative. Nequette empowers all of it’s staff to take ownership of the client relationships, so show us how capable you are.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work autonomously from the design and support of others
  • Have an understanding of construction types, code and detailing on basic projects
  • Ability to carry out complex assignments while developing new techniques
  • Handle multiple, varied activities at one time
  • Follow through to make sure all schedules and timelines are met
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationship both internally and externally
  • Work at a fast pace without compromising quality

Requirements:

  • Must have drive, determination and self-discipline approach to achieving results
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Must be flexible to changes
  • Strict adherence to deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail and organization
  • Strong work ethic and a drive to exceed client expectations
  • Travel may be required

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from an accredited program
  • 3+ years experience in Architectural field
  • On path to licensure
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Proficient in Microsoft office suite

Nequette Core Value

Honesty, humility, and the pursuit of beauty are what we value most. Every member of our team has many strengths – and a few weaknesses too. But, adhering to our values and being who we are allow us to combine our diverse strengths to create a team with incredible power, agility and ability. This is what we call distinctive collaboration. A collaboration between co-workers and with clients – with builders, developers, property owners and even corporations. This distinctive collaboration leads to distinctive design and both lead to distinctive success. Success for our team and success for our clients.

Qualified candidates please send resumes to – jobs@nequette.com

Posted 10/6/2021

Nequette Architecture & Design
Architect – Project Manager

Nequette Architecture & Design is a Birmingham, Alabama-based collective of experts with a passion for placemaking. Providing a collaborative and comprehensive client experience, our services include architecture and planning, furnishing, branding, and storytelling. As placemakers, we create communities by infusing life and energy inside and outside the walls of every project. Our holistic and cohesive approach merges timeless design with local culture and context, and we offer dedicated specialists for each aspect of a project – from the first sketch to the last piece of furniture. For more information, visit www.nequette.com.

The Architect – Project Manager should be a driven, determined, and disciplined leader to run fast-paced, high-quality project delivery on multiple large-scale, complex projects.  The applicant should have a high level of technical expertise and be adept at problem solving.  Position requires project planning, staffing organization, as well as a dedication to junior staff development.  A familiarity with and adherence to project planning processes and comfort with delegation and follow through are imperative. Applicant needs to be comfortable marking quick decisions, showing good judgement, and being an ambassador for the company.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Manage all aspects of projects with minimal supervision
  • Understand and communicates critical level of coordination and issues to ensure efficient and cost-effective execution while understanding potential risk
  • Perform quality checks on drawings
  • Understand and participate in the “front-end” of client communication
  • Estimate project cost and provide oversight from conception to completion
  • Handle multiple, varied activities at one time
  • Prepare strategic plans for project success and general understanding of office profitability goals
  • Follow through to make sure all schedules and timelines are met
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationship both internally and externally
  • Work at a fast pace without compromising quality
  • Supervise, delegate and communicate with team on expectations and ensure policies and procedures are followed
  • Attend site visits and/or meeting during project construction and ability to capture detail minutes and advise of any critical changes, concerns

Requirements:

  • Must have drive, determination and self-discipline approach to achieving results
  • Proficient understanding of construction drawings and detailing of various size projects
  • Understanding of how engineering trades, consultants, budgets, entitlements, and schedules impact architectural designs
  • Requires a specialized technical problem solving and ingenuity while using firm’s systems and technology
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and in writing
  • Must be able to communicate effectively through conflict and difficult conversations
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Must be flexible to changes
  • Ability to effectively lead and inspire a team
  • Strict adherence to deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail and organization

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from an accredited program; 8+ years of experience
  • Licensed Architect
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Proficient in Microsoft office suite

Nequette Core Value

Honesty, humility, and the pursuit of beauty are what we value most. Every member of our team has many strengths – and a few weaknesses too. But, adhering to our values and being who we are allow us to combine our diverse strengths to create a team with incredible power, agility and ability. This is what we call distinctive collaboration. A collaboration between co-workers and with clients – with builders, developers, property owners and even corporations. This distinctive collaboration leads to distinctive design and both lead to distinctive success. Success for our team and success for our clients

Qualified candidates please send resumes to – jobs@nequette.com

Posted 10/6/2021

Black Design Architecture
Project Architect

Black Design Architecture is hiring for the position of project architect. BDA is a small, award winning firm located in Birmingham, AL with a 21 year history of providing commercial, institutional, medical, religious, retail and residential projects. Applicant should preferably have 3-5 years of experience. We offer a competitive compensation package, retirement plan, BCBS insurance and ½ day Fridays.

Send resume to admin@blackdesignarch.com.

Posted 10/6/2021

Lathan Associates Architects, P.C.
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 nsullivan@lathanassociates.com.

Posted 10/6/2021

Hendon + Huckestein Architects
Architects of All Experience Levels

Senior Project Architect/Managers with 10-15 years of experience

  • Have, at a minimum, a professional degree in architecture from an accredited university and 10-15 years’ experience working in established architectural firms. Licensure is required.
  • Possess strong leadership skills.
  • Have the ability to manage complex projects without supervision.
  • Have the ability to supervise and work closely with other team members.
  • Have a solid work history including experience in design, construction documentation, engineering consultant coordination, and construction administration of public, commercial, healthcare, automotive, multi-family, government/military and food service projects.
  • Be proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, Sketch Up, and Microsoft Office programs, as well as familiar with Adobe Creative Suite. Strong visual presentation and communication skills are required.
  • Have a strong background in designing buildings to meet building and zoning codes, and other state and/or regional codes and ordinances.
  • Have a comprehensive understanding of building codes and other related codes.
  • Have a proven background in technical detailing of building components.
  • Have a well-developed understanding of Construction Documents and the ability to review and correct errors in documents without supervision.
  • Be comfortable with creating design and construction documents for a variety of project types.
  • Have a passion for creative design solutions and problem solving.
  • Have the ability to interact professionally with clients, handle engineering consultant coordination, and interface with contractors for design intent follow through.
  • Have experience in the permitting and bidding processes.
  • Enjoy working independently, and in a team setting, and be excited to share knowledge and ideas with others, and to help others improve their own skills and expertise.
  • Work quickly, effectively, and within project timelines as a senior project architect/manager.
  • Bring a strong work ethic, sense of professionalism, and desire to constantly learn. These are salaried positions, which require a minimum of 40-hours per week.

Posted 10/6/2021

Hendon + Huckestein Architects, PC 
Project Architects & Project Managements

Hendon + Huckestein Architects, PC is seeking Project Architects and Project Managers with approximately 4 – 10 years’ experience. Our firm, located on historic Morris Avenue in Birmingham, is a close-knit team of creatively-talented and technically-skilled professionals who dedicate to each project the full influence of our collective experience and insight. We offer the opportunity to work on exciting projects with competitive salaries, a collaborative team environment, and a comprehensive benefits package.

The successful candidates will:

  • Have at a minimum a professional degree in architecture from an accredited university and 4 to 10 years’ experience working in established architectural firms. Licensure in US is preferred, but not a requirement.
  • Be a highly self-motivated individual possessing a high degree of professionalism, dedication, passion for design, desire to continually learn and strong work ethic.
  • Have a solid work history including experience in design, construction documentation, consultant coordination and construction administration of public, commercial, healthcare. multi-family and food service projects.
  • Be proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp, and Microsoft Office programs, as well as familiar with Adobe Creative Suite. Strong visual presentation skills and communication skills are required.
  • Have a strong background in designing buildings to meet building and zoning codes and other state and/or regional codes and ordinances.
  • Have a well-developed understanding of Construction Documents and the ability to review and correct errors in documents with minimal supervision.
  • Be comfortable with creating design and construction documents for a variety of project types.
  • Have a passion for creative design solutions and problem solving.
  • Have the ability to interact professionally with clients, handle consultant coordination, and interface with contractors for design intent follow through.
  • Have experience in the permitting and bid processes.
  • Enjoy working independently and in a team setting, and be excited to share knowledge and ideas with others, and to help others improve their own skills and expertise.
  • Work quickly, effectively and within project timelines as either a design team member or project manager.
  • These are salaried positions which requires a minimum of 40-hours per week.
  • Compensation is based on the experience level and abilities of the candidate.

If you are interested in applying for these positions, please send your resume and/or portfolio to info@hplusha.com.

Posted 9/28/2021

Lucy Design Associates

Intern Architect / Project Architect

Lucy Design Associates is seeking an intern architect or newly registered architect for a full time position in its Homewood, Alabama office.  We are a small, efficient and motivated firm providing the highest level of client service and quality design solutions.  We have a strong base of loyal clients with a variety of project types to work on and are looking to add to our team.  We are committed to training and future growth opportunities for our employees while maintaining an excellent work-life balance. 

Other requirements include:

  • 2-5 years of experience minimum preferred – we are flexible on experience.
  • Strong work ethic and focus on the task at hand. Deadline oriented.
  • Self-motivated, detail oriented and on a path to licensure.
  • Proficient with REVIT software and 3D modeling.
  • Experience with photoshop is preferred.
  • Microsoft Office and Autocad experience is also preferred.
  • Good verbal and written skills.

Interested candidates should forward a resume to tlucy@timlucydesign.com

Posted 9/15/2021

Matheny Goldmon Architecture + Interiors, LLC

Licensed Architect or Design Professional 

Matheny Goldmon is a firm focused on the art and discipline of design, striving to enrich the quality, aesthetics, and experiences of the owners and communities we serve. Also, we recognize that projects can only be considered successful if they meet the needs of the client, are responsive to their established budgets, and result in sustainable facilities requiring low maintenance over time.

We are passionate about what we do and endeavor to provide our services to our clients as diligent, conscientious professionals while making the design process fulfilling and fun. At the completion of a project, our team’s most significant rewards are a satisfied owner and users whose lives are enriched by the environments we help provide – each with a greater appreciation, understanding, and enjoyment of the meaningful places and spaces they encounter.

Candidate Minimum Qualifications:   

  • Bachelor of Architecture from NAAB accredited program
  • Three (3+) Years of architectural design experience
  • Proficiency in design software including Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Suite
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong communication and time management skills
  • Works well within a collaborative environment, and the ability to work independently
  • Brings a strong work ethic, sense of professionalism, and desire to learn constantly

Matheny Goldmon is committed to equal employment opportunities for all qualified persons.

Please submit your cover letter, resume, and portfolio of relevant experience to info@mathenygoldmon.com

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