Project Architect in Philadelphia, PA at GPAC

Date Posted: 7/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for a right-brained Project Architect to perform all phases of architectural work including planning, designing and overseeing the construction. You will be involved in new building designs, extensions, alterations, restorations and conservations from the earliest stages right through to completion. The goal is to match client's needs and to produce sustainable, functional and aesthetically pleasing designs. Seeking a Project Architect with experience in commercial projects in Multi-Family, Retail, Mixed-use, and corporate type work.



Project Architect Responsibilities

  • Control project from start to finish to ensure high quality, innovative and functional design
  • Take the "brief" to identify clients' needs and put together feasibility reports and design proposals
  • Develop ideas keeping in mind client's needs, building's usage and environmental impact
  • Produce detailed blueprints and make any necessary corrections
  • Compile project specifications
  • Keep within budgets and timelines
  • Ensure that all works are carried out to specific standards, building codes, guidelines and regulations
  • Make on site visits to check on project status and report on project
  • Cooperate and liaise with construction professionals
  • Follow architectural trends and advancements


Project Architect Requirements

  • Proven working experience as an architect
  • Strong portfolio to prove artistic skills
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
  • Excellent drawing skills and familiarity with design software (Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, SketchUp)
  • Strong imagination and the ability to think and create in three dimensions
  • Visual awareness and an eye for detail
  • Communication and project management skills
  • BS degree in Architecture

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Please contact Trent Ryswyk directly at 605-496-9347 for more information on this or any other positions you may be interested.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 30 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.