CAREERS

 


 

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CORE AND SHELL LICENSED ARCHITECT 

Reports To:

·         Partner-in-Charge or Studio Director

 

Supervises:

·         Assigned project personnel

 

Knowledge/Skills:

·         Professional architectural degree

·         Licensed Preferred

·         Minimum five years of experience in an architectural firm

·         Articulate, professional, and well-rounded architect who displays an aptitude for design and exhibits OTJ’s Core Values

·         Excellent troubleshooting skills with the ability to manage the coordination of large, complex projects against rigid timelines

·         Superior interpersonal and written communication skills

·         Ability to work efficiently, effectively, collaboratively and independently to create successful projects and happy clients

·         Passion for quality design and detailing

·         Working technical knowledge of typical institutional and commercial construction methods, materials, and systems

·         Has led or worked on project teams with multiple consultants

·         Experience developing design and construction documents in Revit

·         Proficient in the latest versions of Revit, Sketchup, and Microsoft Office Suite

·         LEED AP certification a plus

 

Responsibilities:

·         Lead production of schematic design, design development and construction documents

·         Develop construction details

·         Review documents for quality control evaluations

·         Oversee the construction phases of projects

·         Manage junior staff, keeping them focused, productive and efficient

·         Coordinate and maintain project schedule

·         Participate in client meetings

·         Coordinate with consultants

·         Meet with suppliers and vendors

·         Actively seek new design and construction methods

·         Ensure close-out documentation and project archives are completed

·         Effectively manage clients, Contractors and their expectations

·         Occasional travel required

 

Required Years of Experience: 5-8

 

SENIOR PROJECT ARCHITECT – LICENSED, ADVANCED REVIT PRODUCER 

Reports To:

·         Partner-in-Charge or Studio Director

 

Supervises:

·         Assigned project personnel

 

Knowledge/Skills:

·         Demonstrates technical competence in architecture and/or interior design

·         Ability to manage many projects and multiple tasks within projects simultaneously (projects may be highly complex)

·         Keen design sense and detail oriented

·         Knowledgeable in CAD and other design software

·         Good written and oral communication with clients and staff

·         Understanding of project phases and sequencing

·         Thorough knowledge of building codes, project costs, and contracts

·         May have extra accreditation/certifications/licenses that allow him/her to share his/her knowledge with the studio

 

Responsibilities:

·         Performs tasks in each of the five project phases: SD, DD, CD, Bidding and Negotiation, and CA

·        Management, supervision, and coordination of staff efforts and consultants on multiple projects of varying size and scope

·         Effective planning, scheduling, and task management of assigned projects from start to finish

·         Tracks and controls billable hours/budget on each contract

·         Successfully completes all contractual requirements on time and within budget, with a quality matching the OTJ values

·         Maintains high client satisfaction to further client relationships

·         Assists in marketing, business development and collections efforts when needed

·         Requires little or no guidance and supervision by Studio Directors, Partners, and/or Managing Partner

 

Required Years of Experience: 10+ (depending on performance)

 

SENIOR PROJECT ARCHITECT – GOVERNMENT COMMERCIAL INTERIORS

 

Reports To:

·         Partner-in-Charge or Studio Director

 

Supervises:

·         Assigned project personnel

 

Knowledge/Skills:

·         Can produce drawings, intermediate REVIT, can manage projects

·         Demonstrates technical competence in architecture and/or interior design

·         Must be U.S Citizen

·         Must have government commercial interiors experience

·         Government clearance preferred

·         LEED accreditation preferred

·         Ability to manage many projects and multiple tasks within projects simultaneously (projects may be highly complex)

·         Keen design sense and detail oriented

·         Knowledgeable in Revit and other design software

·         Strong leadership skills

·         Excellent written and oral communication with clients and staff

·         Understanding of project phases and sequencing

·         Thorough knowledge of building codes, project costs, and contracts

·         May have extra accreditation/certifications/licenses that allow him/her to share his/her knowledge with the studio

 

Responsibilities:

·         Performs tasks in each of the five project phases: SD, DD, CDs, Bidding and Negotiation, and CA

·         Management, supervision, and coordination of staff efforts and consultants on multiple projects of varying size and scope

·         Effective planning, scheduling, and task management of assigned projects from start to finish

·         Tracks and controls billable hours/budget on each contract

·         Successfully completes all contractual requirements on time and within budget, with a quality matching the OTJ values

·         Maintains high client satisfaction to further client relationships

·         Assists in marketing, business development and collections efforts when needed

·         Requires little or no guidance and supervision by Studio Directors, Partners, and/or Managing Partner

 

Required Years of Experience: 7+

 

SENIOR PROJECT ARCHITECT/DESIGNER FOR LIFE SCIENCES PROJECTS NY OFFICE

 

Reports To:

·         Studio Director

 

Supervises:

·         Assigned project personnel

 

Knowledge/Skills:

·         Demonstrates technical competence in architecture and/or interior design

·         Ability to Design and manage Complex, High performance projects

·         Conversant in lab processes

·         Understanding of Life Sciences regulatory requirements and best practices

·         Ability to do feasibility studies for Life Sciences projects

·         Ability to manage many projects and multiple tasks within projects simultaneously (projects may be highly complex)

·         Keen design sense and detail oriented

·         Knowledgeable in CAD and other design software

·         Strong leadership skills

·         Good written and oral communication with clients and staff

·         Understanding of project phases and sequencing

·         Thorough knowledge of building codes, project costs, and contracts

·         May have extra accreditation/certifications/licenses that allow him/her to share his/her knowledge with the studio

 

Responsibilities:

·         Performs tasks in each of the five project phases: SD, DD, CD, Bidding and Negotiation, and CA

·         At least seven years of experience of Architect/Design project management of  Life Sciences projects: Biotech/Pharma/Waste Facilities/and more.

·         Management, supervision, and coordination of staff efforts and consultants on multiple projects of varying size and scope

·         Effective planning, scheduling, and task management of assigned projects from start to finish

·         Tracks and controls billable hours/budget on each contract

·         Successfully completes all contractual requirements on time and within budget, with a quality matching the OTJ values

·         Maintains high client satisfaction to further client relationships

·         Assists in marketing, business development and collections efforts when needed

·         Requires little or no guidance and supervision by Studio Directors, Partners, and/or Managing Partner

 

Required Years of Experience: 7+

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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