Gensler Chicago is seeking a Senior Project Architect with strong technical skills to manage production and delivery of architectural projects with an emphasis on shell and core development.
Manage multiple aspects of client, team and project coordination, including full documentation coordination with structural, MEP, lighting, AV, landscape and civil consultants
Manage client relationships and team communication
Resolve complex technical and design issues with team to produce innovative technical/constructable solutions
Direct production of drawings, specifications and construction administration tasks
Maintain the project manual and specifications
Conduct on-site observations and document site reviews
Process submittals/substitution requests during construction and address RFI
Interface with building and permitting officials during the permitting and construction phases of the project
No less than 15 years of related experience, with a range of project types. Interior project experience a plus.
IL licensed architect
Revit or other BIM experience highly preferred
Excellent working knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures
Ability to understand how buildings are constructed and to create technical documents that succinctly describe the work to be done
Strong leadership, organizational, communication and relationship-management skills
Strong computer skills, including use of SketchUp, 3DMax, and Adobe Creative Suite
Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Architecture
LEED accreditation and experience
For consideration, please submit resume and work samples online. Candidates who do not provide work samples AND do not meet the minimum qualifications will not be considered. No phone calls, please.
Gensler is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Gensler - 4 years ago
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