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Project Architect

Posted Monday, January 16

Organization

BDH

Location

Minneapolis

Description

Summary
Licensed architect responsible for finished plans, specifications, and approval of materials and construction. Supervises a team. Applies sound and diverse knowledge of architecture principles and practices in a broad array of assignments and related fields. Acts as part of a team regarding architectural methods and complexities.

Responsible for oversight of construction drawings and specifications to be used for obtaining building permits and for project bidding. Acts as a project lead and may be the primary contact for clients, contractors and consultants throughout all phases of a project.

Your Duties & Responsibilities
-Responsible for all functions of a team and project, including final review of drawings, interaction with clients, coordination with contractors and project billing. -Manages project schedules and distributes workload to effectively utilize staff time and skills. -Supervises a team, participates in performance reviews. -Meets with clients to develop programming, project development and all-encompassing construction needs and desires for project.

-Analyzes building codes, by-laws, space and site requirements and other technical documents to determine their effect on architectural designs. -Presents project designs at client meetings and city planning commission meetings. -Oversees work of consultants and their drawings (i.e. structural, civil, electrical, mechanical, etc.) to facilitate a complete project design. -Oversees completion of construction documents & specifications. -Manages and updates contacts, opportunities and activities within CRM system.

-Attends construction site meeting to ensure builder compliance with project design specifications and resolve any design issues. Why BDH -We are a people first organization, committed to supporting our employees as whole people. This means we offer PTO and the standard benefits (medical, dental, vision and life insurance, FSA, HSA, 401k (with employer match) and long- and short-term disability) along with: -Flexible work week, including a hybrid work environment and office closed Friday afternoons. -Fun, supportive office culture including dress for your day, staff mentoring program and team events. -Volunteer opportunities.

-Pet friendly office. -Access to internal and external education and training. About You -Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from an accredited college or two-year technical degree in architectural drafting -5+ years’ industry experience working on architecture & design projects, preferably in the Housing, Education and Industrial sectors -Proficiency in: Revit, AutoCAD & Microsoft Office, remote working tools, visualization tools, post-production tools. 

Ability to manage multiple projects -Solid Architectural construction & building knowledge and visual design portrayal -Excellent communication & creative problem solving skills -Supportive, friendly and team-oriented demeanor -Comfortable working with colleagues at all levels of the organization -High level of business integrity and alignment with company Core Values -Availability to work additional hours when needed for project completion.

Contact

Toria Thelen
952-345-8349
vthelen@bdh.design