Intermediate Architect

New York, NY
Otero Pailos Architecture

Design-centric Architectural office in New York City is looking for qualified Intermediate Architect / draftsperson with 3 years professional experience. Ideal candidates will have excellent experience in residential design, understand how to put together a residential construction documents set, can draft, check and coordinate plans and documents. Candidates should have a  Bachelor or Master Architecture degree, relevant background in construction or construction management and expertise in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Rhino, SketchUp, and physical model building.

The firm offers a flexible work schedule; PT is available immediately. MAY WORK REMOTELY, BUT MUST VISIT OFFICE TWICE A WEEK.  

The applicants must:

Have 3+ years previous work experience in an architectural office and/or a degree in Architectural Drafting/Design.

Experience with the design process and high attention to detail.

Experience in producing construction documents sets.

Ability to draft, interpret and coordinate construction plans and specifications.

Prefer experience in coordinating architectural drawings with mechanical, electrical and plumbing drawings.

Experience in generating and reviewing residential design packages, municipal submittals and procedures.

Have ability to work independently as well in a team environment; excellent interpersonal skills.

Be organized, detail oriented and have the ability to communicate professionally.

Shows enthusiasm to learn.

Required experience:

Auto CAD drafting: proficient

Residential construction documents: 3 years

Construction observation: 1-2 years

Adobe Creative Suite, Rhino,

Sketch-Up experience is preferred  

Interested persons should submit a 1 page Cover Letter, a resume, minimum two professional references, and some PDF selections via email. Please limit size of file to under 5MB, and type in the subject line heading ARCHITECT STAFF POSITION. No phone calls please.

Pay will be as a 1099 Independent Contractor, unless employee status is agreed.

Candidate must be a US citizen or hold a US work visa.

Job Type: Freelance: $22.00 to $30.00 /hour or DOE

Send application to: INFO@OTEROPAILOS.COM