Architectural Designer Wanted

Posting ID : A1068546061
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Architect Engineer Cad

Award winning architecture & planning firm seeks motivated architectural designer to join our team. Autotroph is an innovative architecture & planning firm located in Santa Fe that creates high performance architecture to meet the environmental challenges facing us today. In our work we strive to make connections. . .from one person to another and between people and the natural world. We are a collaborative design studio with a laid back atmosphere, but also a determination to do whatever it takes to get a job done right. Our project types range from community facilities to multi-family / affordable housing to transit projects to custom residential and many others in between. For more info on our office go to

Responsibilities :

Development of working drawings in preparation for bidding, permitting & construction for a variety of project types ranging from small to large scale projects.
Work under firm Principal / Project Architect and perform basic project management & coordination responsibilities
Coordinate the work of engineering & other consultants with architectural work; compile & manage drawing sets.
Assist in client communication & meetings
Construction Administration duties

Candidates who possess the below qualities and skills will be considered for the position.

Desired Qualities:

3-5 years full time equivalent experience in architectural practice; either licensed or on the path to licensure.
A team oriented collaborator with ego in-check
Creative problem solver with good design skills
Good Communicator
Ability to manage time and work flow on several concurrent projects
An interest in sustainable design and community oriented projects

Minimum Required Skills:

Fluency in AutoCad Architecture and Revit
Proficiency in MS Office suite
Proficiency in Sketch-up
Understanding of how a building is put together and ability to assemble a high quality set of drawings
Experience in Construction Administration phase duties

Preferred Skills:

Good graphic & communication skills
Proficiency in adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator & Photoshop
Ability to perform research on a variety of variety of ranging from building typology, programming, ecology and materials.
Web design & communications
Energy modeling
Experience in project types listed in the Overview section above

Interested applicants should send a resume, portfolio and references to the email listed in the advertisement.

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