Current Opening: Project Architect AKEA Design, Inc. currently seeks a talented Project Architect for work on a variety of projects including work for clients such as the VA, GSA, NAVFAC, and NASA. Experience in healthcare design is preferred. The primary responsibilities of the position include: Preparation of conceptual drawings, renderings, and presentation materials. Preparation of construction documents and the development of design solutions and details for all phases of a project. Coordination of contract documents (in-house, with consultants, and with clients), working closely with team members to complete design and construction documents on time and within budget. Assisting in the preparation of construction specifications. Generation of revisions and corrections from review comments and red-lined drawings. Participation in client presentations and review meetings. Conducting on-site observations of on-going project construction and assisting in contract administration/construction period service duties. Qualifications B.S. in Architecture required; Master's degree preferred. Current State of Florida Registered Architect (advanced track to obtain licensure may be considered). Five years' work experience, preferably with a focus on healthcare facilities. Proficiency in AutoCAD, REVIT, Microsoft Office Suite, and BIM concepts required. Broad base of working knowledge of building materials, construction methods and details, codes and standards, and dealing with regulatory agencies, including Federal requirements. Excellent communication and organizational skills Availability to travel and possession of a valid driver's license. LEED AP desirable. This position requires the ability to work independently with little supervision, high attention to detail, and the ability to communicate effectively and provide both written and oral instructions easily. The selected candidate will demonstrate the capacity and interest to assume increasing responsibilities in project management and maturity reflected in developing strong client relationships. Salary is commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to the attention of Sheryl Watson at swatson@akeainc.com. COVID 19 Considerations: Please note: working in the office is preferable due to the communication necessary and project volume. There is the possibility of occasional remote work, following a training period. Local residence in or near Gainesville, Florida is necessary to be available as needed to better serve clients.
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