Established architectural firm looking for a registered architect with 5-10 years of experience. Candidate must be self-sufficient in project management, building codes, construction types, client correspondence, and managing a draftsperson. Hospitality design experience is a definite plus.
Proficiency in AutoCAD is a must. Knowledge of SketchUP, Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Office is a plus.
Example of Duties:
Meets with clients to determine requirements of projects: determines feasibility of project and prepares cost estimates.
Preparation of layout and preliminary sketch of project to present to client
Perform original design work utilizing specifications, sketches and ideas on developing design
Analyze space utilization effectiveness and changing demands for space needs: recommends actions to meet new requirement
Compiles data for architectural plans, specifications, cost estimates, reports etc.
Preparation of plans for existing buildings where plans are not available
Conducts preliminary studies of proposed projects to obtain information as to space and design requirements, obtaining measurements and making sketches preliminary to the preparation of drawings
Preparation of scale drawing of details required for contract drawing
Preparation of design development drawings
The preparation of “record” drawings upon completion of construction
Developing and/or coordinating development of detailed working drawings and specifications after approval for project has been obtained
Communication and coordination with consultants, municipalities and construction sites
Coordinating bid process
Review shop drawings, specifications, cost estimates and construction materials recommendations submitted by outside architects and/or contractors to ensure adherence to contract. Our firms does several Design/Build plans for a hotel builder.
Review work of contractor: verifying specified materials are being used, dimensions are as drawn and quality is according to contract documents.
The company has over 40 years of history in Architecture. We have worked in numerous states across the United States. The job opening is located in Dawsonville, GA. We provide a compliment of benefits to go along with competitive salary.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of architecture and architectural principles and techniques
Knowledge of types of building materials and construction methods
Knowledge of the methods and techniques of CAD design
Ability to look up, review and work with Federal, State and Local codes
Work with Civil, Structural, Mechanical , Plumbing and Electrical engineers relating to building systems
Skill in drafting architectural plans. A Senior Architectural draftsman will be assigned for you to work with
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture; 5 years of architectural experience.
Dimensions, Inc. is a multi-faceted architectural and interior design company. Our passion is to envision with our clients and then turn those dreams into reality. Our goal is to exceed our client's expectations for creativity, personal service and attention to every detail, and delivery. We do this by listening to our clients and working hard to provide solutions that are custom tailored to our client's needs.