Designer - Civic & Education - Santa Monica

Company Overview:
National award-winning firm is a leading architectural, engineering and planning firm with an excellent opportunity in their Santa Monica office for an Architectural Designer position.

Job Description:
• Accepts specific assignments and develops concepts according to parameters defined by the senior architect overseeing project assignment.
• Manages related components/tasks of project so that all can be effectively executed, according to schedule and within budget.
• Interacts and communicates effectively and professionally with other team members
• Assures execution of and assists with quality control activities for architectural elements on a project.
• Reviews drawings, documents and submittals for document compliance and documenting code review and compliance
•Keeps lead architect or designated team leader informed of progress; recognizes problem issues and communicates impact to team, and seeks clarity when necessary.
• Maintains, organizes and archives all project related documents.

• Bachelor of Architecture degree (Master of Architecture degree preferred)
• Registered Architect preferred
• Minimum of 8-10 years of experience in the California higher education market; Division of State Architect (DSA) preferred
• Be interested in working on medium to large-scale project types in a very collaborative environment
• Proficiency in both Revit and AutoCAD required
• Strong 2D and 3D graphics skills essential
• Fluent knowledge of SketchUp, Rhino, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, 3DS Max, Microsoft Office and/or other related BIM technology is essential

To be considered for this position, please email your resume along with examples of your work in PDF format. Place “Designer (ED) – LA” in the subject line of your email.

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