How would you like to…
Work on technically challenging projects with great clients who are open to new ideas?
Have the freedom to influence design, be creative and execute your concepts?
Work on a wide variety of fast-paced projects where you frequently see the results of your efforts.
Work with firm leaders who care about you and your career?
JPC Architects offers that and more!
As one of the leading corporate interiors and architecture firms in the Pacific Northwest, JPC Architects is committed to excellent client service and superior design. We have celebrated over 30 years in business, growing to a staff of 70 talented team members. Our culture fosters collaboration and the pursuit of fresh ideas. We think outside the box and challenge norms to create attractive, innovative, cohesive spaces that exceed our clients’ expectations.
We are looking for an experienced Project Architect to work on a variety of interior architecture projects of varying size and complexity across broad markets that include, workplace, retail, healthcare, hospitality and education. This is an excellent opportunity to apply your understanding of building shell design from an interiors perspective.
Your responsibilities will include:
Providing project leadership throughout the design process from project set-up to construction administration
Overseeing the production of a comprehensive set of construction documents
Evaluating consultant qualifications and coordinate the proposal and selection process
Coordinating with the project team and outside consultants on building elements and solutions
Ensuring clear, timely communication with clients, owners, brokers and contractors regarding coordination issues, RFIs, ASRs, etc.
Reviewing contractor questions and submittals to ensure compliance with design solutions
Mentoring and guiding team members to grow in their roles
Review and QC of team members' work to ensure high quality
Ensuring projects meet clients' goals and aesthetics, budget and fee agreements
To be successful in this position, you will need:
BA, BS or MA in Architecture, licensed/registered architect or pursuing licensure.
8+ years of hands-on experience in the design and construction of interior architecture spaces.
Extensive understanding of building systems; construction materials, methods and standards; structural principals and building codes
Strong graphic and visualization skills
Strong Revit and AutoCAD skills
Smart, self-directed and resourceful
Organized, committed to meeting deadlines
Effective interpersonal and client relationship skills
Demonstrated ability to mentor junior staff
Ability to collaborate effectively with a diverse team of designers, clients, contractors, consultants and other key stakeholders
Why You Should Apply
Excellent career growth opportunities
Competitive salary with bi-annual bonus
Great health and welfare benefits
Parking / bus pass
On-site fitness center with free group training for employees
Regular, onsite educational presentations and CEUs
Fun celebrations and happy hours (e.g. Beer and Girl Scout Cookie Tasting)
Talented coworkers who enjoy working together
Please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio as a .pdf