Project Architect

Los Angeles, California, United States | Full-time

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At Bergmeyer (www.bergmeyer.com) our culture of collaboration welcomes good ideas from wherever they come. We create project teams that thrive on inquiry and investigation, and encourage staff to cultivate new skills, take on additional responsibility, and offer meaningful contributions. We value those who are fun and interesting to work with and who make a positive impact on our projects and our workplace.

 

We are looking for a technically savvy architect in Los Angeles that exudes positivity, approaches the profession with a collaborative style, and a candidate with a special passion for working on commercial and on wellness projects for our California-based clients, https://www.bergmeyer.com/work/tag/wellness.

 If you want to experience an award-winning, progressive workplace, check us out at www.bergmeyer.com

 

Qualifications:

Required: Professional degree in Architecture

Required: Architecture Licensure in CA is required

Title 24 experience is a plus

Required: Proficiency with Revit and Bluebeam

Required: Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office

10-12 years of wellness experience

Working knowledge of building codes, standards, building construction, and building structures;

OSHPD experience a plus

 

 Essential Skills and Responsibilities:

 

Lead and manage a collaborative team of architects and designers through all project phases to deliver exceptional health and wellness architectural projects that meet or exceed client expectations and requirements.

Leverage your specialized experience and technical expertise in health & wellness design to successfully guide client projects from initial concept development through final construction and closeout.

Ability to graphically communicate an idea quickly, backed by strong technical capabilities regarding building construction and technologies.

Participate in the full design process from conceptual design through construction phase services as a manager of a project team

Lead in-house team with preparation of existing conditions via site surveys and full entitlements analyses, as well as applicable code and accessibility reviews

Manage preparation of schematic design, design development, and construction documents with project team, consultants, contractors, and vendors

Navigate hearings with building and zoning officials regarding project approvals (locally & regionally)

Oversee and coordinate seamless collaboration among clients, internal project teams, and external consultants across all disciplines, including structural, MEP, lighting, AV, landscape, and civil. Ensure comprehensive documentation is maintained and properly coordinated.

Thoroughly review project requirements and designs to validate conformance with applicable state and local codes, regulations, and industry standards.

Responsible for developing, maintaining, and updating all project manuals, specifications, and associated documentation as the project progresses.

Manage project finances including writing fee proposals and internal and external budgets

Manage and mentor internal project team of up to five people

 

Travel is required

 

The base salary will be estimated to be between $95,000 - $115,000 contingent on relevant experience plus profit sharing and benefits.