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PROJECT ARCHITECT

 

Description:

 

We are looking for a Project Architect with experience in producing architectural drawings focusing on Hospitality and mixed-use projects. The Project Architect will manage the day to day production of multiple projects and team operations.

 

Candidates must have excellent graphic, written, and verbal communication skills and possess a strong desire to excel and lead in a fast paced, challenging and client-focused environment. This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth and career advertisement within an award winning architectural firm.

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

• Document code review and compliance

• Communicate and coordinate with management, clients, consultants, and contractors related to daily business operations

• Ensure accurate preparation of project construction   documents and communications with and coordination of the preparation of documents with consultants, contractors, and team members.

• Visits with officials and clients as necessary

• Review shop drawings, project submittals, etc. for document compliance

• Ability to work well under pressure, juggle, and prioritize multiple projects and adjust work accordingly, often   against tight deadlines

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

• Bachelor or Master’s degree in Architecture or in a

   related field (construction or engineering)

• 5 years of professional experience in Hospitality and

   mixed use or similar architectural projects required

• Professional Architectural license preferred

• Proven proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe

  Acrobat, PowerPoint and other software programs

• Ability to use AutoCad, Bluebeam and Revit

• Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively

   in a team environment

• Excellent clear and concise written and verbal

   communication

• Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to interact

   with senior management, external client organizations

   and vendors

• Ability to follow-up in a timely manner

• Positive attitude and driven to succeed

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

• NCARB certification would be a plus

 

 

ARCHITECTURAL PRODUCTION

 

Description:

 

KJWA is currently seeking qualified individuals to join our Production Teams in our Las Vegas, NV office. Duties will include accurately preparing project construction documents, communicating with and coordinating the preparation of documents with consultants, contractors, team members, reviewing shop drawings, project submittals, etc. for document compliance, documenting compliance, documenting code review and compliance; communicating and coordinating with management, clients, consultants and contractors related to daily business operation.

 

Job Responsibilities:

• Accurately preparing project construction documents.

• Coordinating the preparation of documents

• Reviewing shop drawings and project submittals for

 document compliance

• Processing RFI’s and submittals using NewForma software

• Managing physical samples

• Filing documents

•  Interfacing directly with the consultants, contractors,

 team members and architects.

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

• Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture or in a related field

(construction or engineering) is preferred

• Proficient skills with AutoCAD, Revit and Bluebeam

• Excellent interpersonal and time management skills

• Ability to follow-up in a timely manner

• Excellent clear and concise written and verbal communication

• Ability to work independently and work collaboratively in a team environment

• Positive attitude and driven to succeed

 

Preferred Qualifications:

• A minimum of 1 year of professional work experience

 

 

PROJECT MANAGER

 

Description:

 

KJWA is currently seeking a Project Manager to join our team of professionals in our Las Vegas, NV office. The Project Manager will manage the day to day production of Hospitality / mixed use projects to meet deadlines accurately. The position will report to the Principals directly in charge and manage a team of senior and junior designers, and production staff.

 

Job Responsibilities:

• Manages multiple projects and provide team leadership

• Oversee the design of high-end hospitality projects

• Manage communication with multiple clients on a daily basis

• Coordinate with other professionals, such as contractors, architects, engineers, and mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEPs) to ensure job success

• Review and produce documentation, detailed instructions, drawings, and specifications

• Interact with Accounting department to ensure billing milestones are met

• Adheres to building codes and ADA compliance throughout project life cycle

• Domestic travel may be required

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

• Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture

• Professional license in Architecture desirable

• 5+ years of work experience

• 2+ years of experience managing others

• Technical proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office

• Revit and SketchUp experience is desirable

• Prior experience responding to submittals and requests for information (RFIs)

• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

• Ability to develop collaborative relationships across the firm and with the clients

• Ability to communicate design ideas and concepts

• Strong written and verbal skills

• Strong organization, planning and prioritization skills

 

 

JOB CAPTAIN

 

Description:

 

We are currently seeking Job Captains to join our KJWA team in our Las Vegas, NV office.

 

Job Responsibilities:

• Oversees one or more projects from beginning to end, during the construction document phase

• Oversees support staff on architectural specifications to ensure work is executed accurately, coordinated in a timely manner and utilizes resources effectively

• Develop and establish the technical building details for the project including plans, sections, elevations, plan/section details, and schedules (wall/ceiling/roof types etc.) to meet the design intent

• Accurately prepare and coordinate project construction document details and schedules using AutoCAD/Revit software

• Prepare and create plans that adhere to established office standards

• Assist and provide input on code research

• Review shop drawings and project submittals for document compliance

• Process RFI’s and submittals using NewForma software

• Manage and source materials/samples

• Interface directly with the consultants, contractors, team members and architects

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

• A minimum of 3+ years of professional experience in architecture required

• Proficient with Bluebeam, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, and other software programs

• Proven skills with AutoCAD and Photoshop

• Excellent interpersonal and time management skills

• Ability to follow-up in a timely manner

• Excellent clear and concise written and verbal communication

• Ability to work independently and work collaboratively in a team environment

• Positive attitude drive to succeed

 

 

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