Senior Project Architect

  • Downtown Chicago
  • $90,000 to $110,000
  • Permanent

Tired of the same projects? Looking for the next step in your career that exhibits growth and development?

I am currently working with an Architectural & Design Practice located in Chicago, who are committed to working with sustainable methods and had a community-focused mindset across a vast array of projects. This award-winning studio worked operates in multiple typologies, including residential, community, workplace, educational and healthcare. I am currently seeking a highly-dedicated and motivated Senior Project Architect to join their expanding and dynamic team.

Your responsibilities will include but not limited to the following:

* Provide leadership that exhibits technical and design-driven solutions
* Oversee and manage a variety of projects across various stages of design & construction
* Coordination with clients, consultants and various other vendors
* Assist in preparing Construction Documents in collaboration with team members
* Mentor junior staff in software usage and review work for legibility, accuracy and document compliance
* Develop a project plan to identify issues and track progress in a timely manner
* Ensure all projects are delivered within budget and following schedule
* Research architectural products and materials
* Responsible for maintaining a professional work ethic and commitment

You will require the following qualification to be considered:

* Professional degree in Architecture from an accredited program
* 10+ years’ post-graduate experience working on commercial projects
* On track or have obtained Architectural Licensure
* Proficient knowledge of all project stages from schematic design through project close-out
* Experience working on multi-family, mixed-use, healthcare & education projects
* Exhibit innovation and problem solving with a high attention to detail
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

This firm offers a competitive compensation package, including contribution towards healthcare, Dental & Vision and 23 Days total PTO.

Please note: This opportunity will not be able to support sponsorship and will need the individual to be legal to work in the USA

To apply for this role or to discuss further, please apply with your current resume and work samples or email

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