Delta Engineers, Architects, & Land Surveyors, D.P.C., delivers a diverse array of engineering, architectural, and land surveying services to public and private clients throughout the United States out of four office locations. We are currently seeking a Project Architect to join our team in our Chevy Chase, MD office to grow with us personally and professionally. As a Project Architect you will work with preliminary direction from the Project Manager or Group Leader to develop design solutions which are incorporated into contract documents by the design team and participate in predesign, planning and all phases of project design through construction administration. The Project Architect may also work on several concurrent projects.
Assist the Project Manager in developing design parameters, scopes of service and person-hour estimates during the proposal stage.
Assign individual work tasks and provide guidance to subordinate team members of that design discipline. Discuss the desired expectations of the delegated work including the amount of time estimated to complete the work.
Responsible for the quality control of work products (e.g., reports, studies, drawings, letters, calculations, memos, etc.) for the specific discipline.
Responsible for adherence to applicable codes.
Responsible for the preparation of technical specifications.
Responsible for the processing of shop drawings and submittals.
Consider alternate designs and value engineering.
Responsible for meeting scheduled deadlines.
Monitor performance of project team members and provide feedback to the Project Manager. Discuss potential corrective action with the Project Manager as required.
Attend and/or lead client meetings/presentations – daytime or evenings.
Communicate with client representatives, contractors, suppliers, etc.
Participate and or lead site visits/inspections/documentation during construction.
The ideal candidate has a Bachelor’s or Masters of Architecture degree with a minimum of 8-10 years relevant experience. An RA is required and candidate must have experience as a Lead Project Architect. Compensation for this position depends on experience. This position provides a competitive benefits package.
When Delta Engineers was founded in 1976, the vision was to provide a company where employees could enjoy going to work every day. That vision has grown, making Delta a solid company, revolving around integrity, respect, and technical expertise. Delta is proud to be ranked as one of Central New York's BEST PLACES TO WORK in 2015, 2016, and 2017!
About DELTA Engineers, Architects, & Land Surveyors
Delta delivers a diverse array of engineering, architectural, and land surveying services to public and private clients throughout the United States out of four locations. We have been providing practical, responsive, and innovative solutions to our clients since 1976. We are a seamless extension of our clients’ organizations. Delta’s core principles prioritize the needs of our clients, our employ...ees, and the community.Delta’s professional staff is divided into six distinct market sectors dedicated to the clients we serve: Architectural, Facilities, Transportation, Environmental, Specialty Precast, and Survey and Mapping. Our multi-discipline services include civil, environmental, structural, mechanical, highway, traffic, bridge, electrical engineering, land surveying, and architectural design, all focused on our clients’ needs and requirements. The majority of our services are provided to repeat clients through term agreements and typically include: planning, code reviews, feasibility studies, new and restoration design, drawing preparation, construction specifications, cost estimating, commissioning, bidding documents, and construction administration and inspection.