Current Opening: Architectural Designer AKEA Design, Inc. currently seeks a talented Architectural Designer for work on a variety of projects including work for government and private clients. 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. Assisting in measuring and recording existing conditions. Conducting on-site observations of on-going project construction and assisting in contract administration/construction period service duties. Qualifications B.S. in Architecture; Masters preferred. U.S. validated degree (if foreign) required. Two years of related experience required; experience in healthcare design preferred. U.S. work authorization required. On track to obtain Architect license. Proficiency in AutoCAD (1 yr. min.), REVIT (1 yr. min.), Navisworks & Formit (1 yr. min.), 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. 3D tools manipulations experience preferred. Interest to learn and grow with us highly preferred. 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 with project team and support staff. 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: 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, however, local residence in or near Gainesville, Florida is necessary to be available as needed to better serve clients.
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