MBF Architects, PA has an immediate opening for a Project Architect with a minimum of 8 years of professional experience in design and construction documents. We are looking for someone that has the ability to manage projects and support staff, to blend in with a small office atmosphere, and provide prompt and friendly customer service to clients.
MBF Architects has been serving Eastern North Carolina for over 25 years. Our office is located in a restored historic building in beautiful downtown New Bern and is an hour drive to the closest beach. Like most small firms, we provide design services for a variety of clients including planning, code study, small commercial, new construction, up-fits, renovation, historic rehabilitation, and residential projects. A significant specialty of our firm is providing design services for the Government at military installations.
We take extreme pride in our region and strive to provide beautiful, constructible, original designs for our clients. We have received multiple design awards from the Eastern NC AIA and AIA North Carolina. Visit our website for more information about us at www.mbfarchitects.com.
Responsibilities and Duties
Manage projects through all phases of design, including concept drawings, design development, technical documentation and construction administration
Coordinate documentation with the consultant team
Lead all aspects of the construction administration phase including meetings, submittals and preparation of field sketches
Develop solutions to technical and design problems
Must be able to prioritize and concurrently service multiple projects
Some travel required
Professional registration (minimum of 5 years of experience as a licensed professional)
Competency in the REVIT, AutoCad and general MS Office programs
Strong leadership, organizational, communication and relationship management skills
Federal Government work experience a plus
LEED or GGP accreditation a plus
Ability to obtain government clearance a must
Competitive compensation package that includes medical, long-term disability insurance, paid vacation and holidays, and 401k with employer matching contributions. SIGN ON BONUS! Track for possible future ownership! Salary based on experience!
With more than 25 years of architectural, design, and technical experience, MBF Architects PA, provides the one-on-one attention of a small firm, while offering the expertise and capabilities of larger organizations. Each step of the design process, from the initial meeting to project completion, is handled professionally with great attention to detail and a diligent pursuit of design excellence. Our projects are functional—yet cost effective—and express our strong design vision in response to our clients’ directives. We see design as a collaborative process and strive to add value to those places and spaces that strengthen communities, businesses, institutions, organizations, and individuals.