Entry-Level Architect

New York, NY
Hoffman Architects

The Position  

The Project Representative is an entry level position for the technical staff, generally with fewer than 3 years of experience. This role's primary activities are performed under the direction of the supervisor / project team leader and are focused on the implementation of project directives, mainly documentation tasks that contribute to the overall project. The successful candidate is someone who is organized, motivated, and detail-oriented, and who is willing to work with the team and take responsibility for getting the job done.  

Under the direction and supervision of the team leader, performs project tasks, including:  

Produce working plans, diagrams, and construction documents, as directed. Meet task and project deadlines. Communicate and understand task assignments and expectations. Promote a collaborative team atmosphere. Develop detailing skills and material understanding, related to building envelope projects. Develop visual and presentation skills (final reports, CD sets, etc.). Undertake job-related research, as directed. Develop computer software skills (AutoCAD, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Newforma). Develop knowledge of Hoffmann Architects projects and resources. Gain an understanding of building systems, codes, and construction methods. Observe and document the progress and quality of contractor work based on guidelines set forth by the team leader. Produce draft / outline site visit reports and meeting minutes. Other Duties and Expectations  

Actively seek experience and continuing education to fulfill requirements for licensure. Participate in professional/community organizations and activities. Attend continuing education programs. Demonstrate organizational skills. Be self-motivated regarding office projects and the office environment. Required Education and Experience  

First professional degree from an accredited architectural program AND Zero to 3 years of architectural experience OR Equivalent combination of academic and professional experience. Required Qualifications  

Architectural graduates should be enrolled in the IDP (Intern Development Program). Knowledge of computer software applications (AutoCAD, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint). Excellent communication and writing skills. Willingness to work on roofs and facades utilizing contractor's staging or scaffolding. Preferred Qualifications  

Experience with building envelope, plaza, and/or parking rehabilitation. 

Apply here: https://hoffarch.simplicant.com/jobs/25472/detail