We are currently seeking a Director of Multifamily in our Irvine, CA office.
Responsible for keeping track of all project deliverable in conjunction with the contract and stay within budget
Lead and manage projects from construction documents through construction administration stages, applications for statutory approvals.
The Director oversees production department to meet client specifications, create and propose budget and time estimations, and act as an intermediary between client and the project team. He/she must also write reports and/or update the project schedule so as to keep the client informed about the status of the project
Must be able to implement the basis of design and specs provided by the client by coordinating with the project team and spec writer
Able to review consultant drawings for Quality Assurance and Quality Control
Proficient and have a solid understanding of building construction and the different components
Able to collaborate and resolve multi-disciplinary consultant issues without compromising the design
Able to review drawings for Quality Assurance and Quality Control
Able to implement and review drawings in conjunction with the specific standards inherent to the studio
Ensures drawings meet the design intent
Ensures the drawings are fully coordinated
Able to delegate tasks and oversee the work of team members, providing support and guidance as needed
Must assess available resources, develop and follow a schedule and budget, and stay in close contact with all members of the project team to provide clear direction
Demonstrate project leadership by mentoring project architects and/or project coordinators throughout the process
Work with Senior Designer or Senior Design Manager to resolve design issues with creative and practical solutions
Skills / Requirements:
12-15 years minimum experience
Proficient and/or knowledgeable in AutoCAD process & implementation
Proven proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, and other software programs
Experience in construction administration
Experience working with different jurisdictional agencies
Experience in implementing zoning, planning, and building codes and standards
Strong leadership, organization, and communication skills
Ability to lead and collaborate with the project team within the studio
Able to manage multiple priorities and multiple projects simultaneously
Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture preferred
Ability to work cooperatively with others
Career positions are intended to be full time, and all applicants should have a commitment and the ability to work for at least one year. We will be unable to respond personally to each applicant. If you have not been contacted after four months, you are welcome to reapply. No phone calls or walk ins will be accepted.
About SDK Atelier Inc.
SDK Atelier is an award winning architectural studio. Our studio is built on the collaborative process of its youthful designers and seasoned staff to create distinct and valuable architecture. Our mission is to integrate new interpretations of traditional styles and provide remarkable designs that extend across a wide spectrum of markets. We believe in the extraordinary capability design has to influence the quality of life and strive to inspire people to discover why it matters.
Our team encompasses an extensive amount of experience and reputation based on quality, creativity and the ability to deliver successful projects.