Project Architect/Manager

A leadership role in a boutique firm working on projects ranging from custom residential, hospitality and light-commercial. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Full understanding of particular project scope and how it applies to the design and permitting process 
  • Execute project plans and documentation from programming phase through final inspection
  • Prepare project code analysis and local ordinance application
  • Close interaction and communication with clients in a manner that reflects the core values of the company
  • Build strong relationships with local agency representatives
  • Lead client, agency, and consultant meetings as required.
  • Prepare and oversee local agency submittals.
  • Prepare, review and assist in construction bid documentation and value engineering as needed
  • Track in-house job hours and budget through all phases of the project
  • Provide support to Principal-in-charge of each project
  • Prepare redlines and reviews of junior staff work
  • Demonstrate abilities of problem-solving using design skills
  • Travel (as necessary) for job site visits, initial client meetings and construction assistance activities 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture
  • Minimum five (5-8) years of experience
  • In-depth knowledge of Building Codes and Municipal Ordinances

LICENSING AND CERTIFICATION:

Required/Desired: 

  • Architectural license
  • Valid California driver’s license

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, AND SKILL:

  • Management and design experience in high-end, single-family, multi-family, hospitality and light-commercial architecture through all phases of design and construction
  • Ability to create construction detailing as it pertains to the project
  • Proficient in CAD, knowledge of Vectorworks is preferred but not required
  • Proficient hand drafting, sketching and computer graphics
  • Strong ability to convey design solutions through graphic representation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills and self-motivated
  • Capable of multi-tasking and meeting deadlines 
  • Punctual and organized
  • A strong drive to grow within the company

 

We look forward to bringing on a skilled professional to our team. If interested, please send contact information, resume, work portfolio (preferably contract documents) and a little about yourself to kpuglisi@puglisidesign.com and we will be in contact with you as soon as we can.