Job Captain 

Los Angeles, CA
Peter Benoit Architect
peterbenoitarchitect.com

Young, growing design firm doing mostly residential and some commercial work is looking for a Job Captain / Junior Project Manager with 3 years minimum experience in an architecture firm.  

Qualifications:

Must have experience working on drawings in all phases of design (SD, DD, Permit Drawings, CDs/Bid Docs, Construction Admin).  Must have a design sensibility, a material sensibility, and a natural curiosity about putting together beautiful project drawings and documents.   Must be proficient in ArchiCAD.

Must be a really, really good critical thinker, and a careful, attentive listener.  Must have a strong internally driven process.  Must be accurate (in speaking / choice of words, drawing setup, choice and use of line types, scale, words, dimensioning, etc.)  Must be an artist, or have some artistic pursuit outside of work.  Must be a great communicator, fluent in English, and an excellent writer who spells correctly.  Must be a US citizen or have permanent residency and tax status -- cannot accommodate work visas.

Responsibilities:

— Daily BIM production and drafting work, under the supervision of a project manager 

— Occasional 3D rendering (must show portfolio examples that demonstrate mastery of rendering technique, lighting, Photoshop technique, proper scale of materials in perspective, and overall view composition / refinement)

— Coordination of all information on architectural drawings

— Redlining and catching errors

— Helping out with misc. office tasks (tending to printers, ordering supplies when depleted, etc.)

If qualified and interested, please email a well-written cover letter, your resume, and portfolio with samples of your own design work, recent construction drawings you were responsible for, evidence of your design process, and written email/communication samples to:  peter@peterbenoitarchitect.com