Junior Architect

New York, NY
Berzak Associates Architects
berzakarchitects.com

Berzak Associates Architects, P.C. (BAAPC) has over 30 years of knowledge in varied and diverse architectural projects for both private and public sector clients. This experience includes a wide range of projects including full design and documentation of new commercial and residential buildings, full rehabilitation of existing buildings, zoning analysis and feasibility studies, exterior and interior renovations, as well as various scales of interior design work.

The broad range of professional work completed by BAAPC has given this firm the skills and experience to consistently shepherd projects from pre-design through completion of construction both on time and on budget. With a focus on aesthetics and practicality for each unique client, BAAPC continually strives to generate distinctive solutions to design and code challenges.

The firm provides full scope professional services ranging from site analysis and massing studies through schematic design, design development, construction documentation and coordination with various engineering consultants, to construction administration and project closeout for a number of national and local retailers, restaurants, corporate offices, residential developers, educational institutes and sports facilities.

Principal Michael David Berzak, RA is involved with all office projects, yet each is run by a team led by a project architect with the appropriate experience. This includes a comprehensive working knowledge of all local Administrative Code and Zoning Resolution issues that bear on the project, ensuring initial designs can safely and quickly move forward into development phases. The structure of the firm also allows and encourages internal peer review of projects throughout the documentation phases.

Small midtown office seeking an entry level Junior Architect with strong 3D rendering skills to work on a diverse range of projects including, residential, commercial, and hospitality.

Skills:

Professional Architecture degree from a NAAB accredited school (B.Arch minimum)
2 – 3 years professional experience in US
Proficiency in 3D modeling and rendering software such as Rhino/V-Ray/Maxwell, Photoshop and InDesign
Strong knowledge of AutoCad; knowledge of MicroStation is desirable
Familiarity w/ construction document detailing and materials
Self-motivated, energetic, able to work on multiple projects independently and within a team and able to manage time effectively
Knowledge of NYC Building Code, Energy Code and Zoning regulations a plus
Fluency in English, both written and spoken, is required
Responsibilities:

Field survey and input into CAD existing site conditions
Assist in the development of Construction Documents
Preparation of Schematic Drawings based on Client's program
Creation of 3D models and renderings within site context for presentations
Research and specification of products and finish materials
Coordination with design team including external consultants
 
Salary is based on skill level and experience.  A benefits package is also offered.

Applicants should currently reside in and be legally authorized to work in the US without need for employee sponsorship.

To apply please email your cover letter, resume and selected work samples in PDF format no larger than 10MB to careers2018@berzakarchitects.com.  Email should include “Entry-Level Junior Architect” in the subject line. 

No phone calls please.