Glavé & Holmes Architecture is a nationally recognized architecture, interior design and planning firm located in Richmond, Virginia. The firm’s regionally focused design practice has cultivated expertise in five practice areas - Higher Education, Cultural, Hospitality, Interior Design, and Urban Architecture. The firm focuses on context-specific design work that fits seamlessly into the cultural and historical conditions of a given community, while addressing the current functional needs of the people using the spaces. Glavé & Holmes Architecture believes that great design is contextual, timeless, has the capacity to elevate the human spirit. Please visit our website to learn more about the firm as well as the individual practice studios. www.glaveandholmes.com
Glavé & Holmes Architecture is seeking to fill an Architect/Planner position for our Higher Education Studio with 5 to 10 years of experience. We are only interested in those individuals who can perform the role described below and with the credentials listed.
The position will include Project Architect responsibilities, such as leading the design and delivery of a project; directing project team members’ work; and coordinating with consultants and managing many areas of project delivery, from conceptual design through construction. Furthermore, we are looking for someone with campus planning experience relating to programming studies, planning studies and master planning. This individual will be responsible for providing technical and design leadership in these planning efforts; performing work involving investigations, surveys, concept designs and reports; preparing clear and accurate documents; facilitating project planning meetings; and collaborating with project team members to manage the overall project delivery.
The desirable credentials and abilities include:
Experience in architecture and campus planning. Degree in architecture and/or planning from an accredited school.
Experience with complex project programs and project sizes above $10M construction cost in both the public and private sectors.
Demonstrated ability to create a set of planning documents/reports with proficient abilities in graphic design and writing
Expertise with Revit and AutoCAD platforms as well as Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office.
Interest in contextual design, passion for design excellence and a collaborative spirit.
Established in 1965, Glavé & Holmes Architecture is a nationally recognized architecture, interior design and planning firm located in Richmond, Virginia. The firm’s regionally focused design practice has cultivated expertise in five specialty areas - Cultural, Higher Education, Hotel & Home, Interior Design, and Urban Architecture. Each area is supported by a studio structure, allowing the team t...o provide the expertise necessary for a diverse portfolio. The firm strives to create a context-specific design that fits seamlessly into the cultural and historical milieu of a given community, while addressing the functional needs of the people who will interact with each space. Glavé & Holmes Architecture believes that great design is contextual, timeless, and has the capacity to engage the intellect and elevate the human spirit.Richmond, VA is a wonderful city of old and new. It has a long and interesting history, which is celebrated by the city, the state and the nation. The city is also progressive. It is home to the #1 art school in the US, at VCU, and the #1 medical college in the US, at MCV - part of VCU. It is also home to one of the top 10 art museums in the US, the Virginia Museum of Art, as well as The Branch Museum of Architecture & Design. We have very active and thriving art and music communities. There are many venues for families - Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, Maymont, CMOR (the Children's Museum), the Metro Zoo - to name a few. Richmond has a large variety of neighborhoods - old turn of the century rowhouses, 20's four-squares, new urbanism planned communities and converted warehouse. It is a wonderful place to live and work. Richmond is also very centrally located - close to the beach, the mountains, DC, etc.