New York, NY
Kohn Architecture is looking for a dedicated well rounded Architect/Designer/Draftsperson with 5-10 years of experience.
We are a small firm with a wide variety of small to medium size projects. Website – www.glkarchitects.com.
To us architecture is not just a 9 to 5 job, it is a calling. That doesn't mean we work until midnight every night. It means that we do what we need to do to get the job done. The person applying for this position should have a passion for hands on building, design, creativity, life long learning and critical thinking. We always strive to to give our clients the best product possible.
Most of our projects are located in and around the NYC area. Therefore a working knowledge of NYC zoning and codes is a must.
Since we are a small shop, everyone pitches in. We wear many hats, and you can't be afraid to get your hands dirty. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, well organized person who likes a challenge. Good english communication skills (reading, writing and verbal) are a requirement.
Our projects are mix of commercial, retail, building conversions, high end residential and multiple dwelling apartment renovations. We try to treat every project with equal importance (Especially to the client that hired us). We are also interested in being profitable, so, we try to be efficient and economical while maintaining the high standards that our clients have come to expect from us. Ultimately we are looking for people who have a sense of ownership of their work and in the firm's growth and success.
The position’s main responsibilities include:
Project Management/Design, the development of construction drawings (CD) and DOB filing sets, coordination of projects, presentations, communication with clients, contractors, and consultants. We also do some of our own expediting and filing of DOB documents, so experience with the DOB filing process is a major plus.
Our office is located on Union Square in New York City. Great accessibility, the farm market and a great area to work!
Candidate must be proficient in the latest version of AutoCAD, Sketch up, Photoshop, 3-D modeling software, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) and Adobe Acrobat.
Send Resume only! – firstname.lastname@example.org
*Warning - Please do not send large portfolio files, as we will delete them without opening them. If we are interested in seeing your portfolio, we will request it. Also we are not looking for interns at the moment, so please do not send any requests for internships. Those will also be deleted.