Junior Architect 

New York, NY
Heitler Houstoun Architects.
h-h-architects.com

Heitler Houstoun Architects, an award-winning Manhattan based architecture and interior design firm, with a diverse portfolio of Residential, Retail, and Corporate Interior projects is seeking talented and motivated Junior Architects/Job Captiains with 2-5 years of professional experience (5-year B. Arch or M. Arch).  The candidate should be local to the New York City area or able to move in a relatively short amount of time.  (no international applications please).  Compensation commensurate with experience and will fall within the range salary range for a professional with 2-5 years of post graduate experience.

Candidates should demonstrate expertise in the following technical skills:

Drawing set management, Office and drafting standards, Quality control, Deadline management and ability to convert Design Intent into Construction Documents.
Hand drawing, sketching, and color rendering abilities to express creative ideas or technical details
Post production with Photoshop rendering/material mapping and In-Design presentation preparation
Production: AutoCAD, Google Sketch-up, V-Ray, (Revit experience a plus).
Presentation and Communication: Powerpoint, In-Design, Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Outlook.
Organizational: Microsoft Project, Excel.
Candidates would have exposure to the following project types :

Retail Urban / Store Front Build Outs – Garments, Beauty, Salon, Fitness
New Construction – Multi-family Residential – Steel Framed Building Detailing, Steel Modular
New Construction – Single-family Residential – Wood Frame Construction, Detailing, Permit Approval Process
Interior Renovation - Residential – Light Gauge Steel Stud Detailing
Interior Renovation - Commercial – Office, Academic Space
Candidates should be able to demonstrate the following personal skills:

Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a highly creative and disciplined environment through strong communication, organizational and collaborative skills, including an ability to manage internal and external deadlines through personal time management.
Define and solve complex problems, complete tasks accurately with a strong attention to detail.
Show an interest in sustainability and client satisfaction.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively with a dynamic team in a fast-paced and rigorous environment.
Self-motivated, well organized, and able to execute projects with little supervision
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced deadline driven environment

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and at least five (5) work samples (5 MB maximum) of the candidate's academic and professional technical and design experience (with a strong emphasis on construction document organization and preparation) in a bound PDF (no multiple files, please). 

HHA offers full-time employees an industry leading benefits package. 
 
Please email office@h-h-architects.com and indicate "Job Captain" (only) in the Subject heading.