Architectural Designer

Education Requirement: Graduate of a NAAB accredited 4 or 5 year architecture school
Experience Requirement: 1 years of experience
Job Type: Full Time
Job Site: Campbell, California, USA

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Involvement in all phases from schematic design through the end of Design Development, Construction Documents/ Building permit submittal, and Construction Administration

  • Apply and analyze advanced architectural concepts and designs

  • Review drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications, standards, and codes

  • Monitor budgets and schedules and maintain project documentation

  • Prepares reports and specifications as requested

  • Maintain positive working relationships with clients, outside consultants and technical staff 

  • Supervision of technical staff and redlining others' work may be required 
     

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

  • Exemplary in building codes, understanding different product types and implementing codes to determines building construction

  • Strong skills in production of construction drawings, start to finish required

  • Strong skills and talent in Revit/BIM, AutoCAD, Adobe Design Suite

  • Experience working in construction phases of projects

  • Self-motivated; ability to work independently and in a team environment to coordinate with other design professionals

  • Excellent problem solver and independent thinker with good listening skills and strong follow through

  • Excellent graphic, communication, organizational, and collaborative skills

  • Able to effectively and positively provide direction and lead architectural staff
     

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION

  • 1+ years' experience

  • Graduate of a NAAB accredited 4 or 5 year architecture school

  • Commitment to their own professional growth; preferably to obtaining licensure as an architect

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States 
     

BENEFITS

Gkw Architects offer a competitive compensation package based on experience and qualifications. Excellent benefits include

  • Medical coverage

  • Paid vacation time and holidays

  • Performance based bonuses

  • Opportunity to participate in an IRA

Including a link to an online portfolio is a huge plus! 
Please fill out the online application or email directly to joycechen@gkwarchitects.com