Architectural Designer III

We are seeking an experienced designer/drafter with a strong work ethic and the capability to work on a variety of projects, including high-end residential, hospitality and light commercial. You will be working in a creative and collaborative office with limitless opportunity for professional development and growth within the company.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Full understanding of particular project scope and how it applies to the design permitting process
  • Execute project plans and documentation under direction of Project Manager/Principal
  • Excellent communications skills with the ability to work closely with clients and local agencies
  • Assist in project code analysis and local ordinance application
  • Attend client, agency, and consultant meetings as required
  • Assist in local agency submittals
  • Assist in construction assistance duties
  • Track in-house job hours and budget through all phases of the project
  • Able to perform within office standards, template and protocols on project by project basis
  • 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 3-5 years of experience
  • Knowledge of Building Codes and Municipal Ordinances
  • Knowledge of construction techniques

LICENSING AND CERTIFICATION:

Required:

  • Actively pursuing architectural license
  • Valid California driver’s license

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, AND SKILL:

  • Experience in high-end, single-family, multi-family, hospitality and light-commercial architectural drafting services
  • 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 graphic
  • Ability to work and communicate closely within office dynamics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated, eager to learn and willingness to ask questions
  • Capable of 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 info@puglisidesign.com and we will be in contact with you as soon as we can.