Project Architect/Manager- Helping People Live and Work Smarter

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 1 month ago

Jackson Main Architecture

Jackson | Main Architecture (JMA) is a diverse, thriving, and energetic architecture and interior design firm with industry-leading employee benefits and a focus on integrity and collaboration. We aspire to enhance the built environment through design, helping people to live and work smarter.

We are seeking a motivated Project Architect/Project Manager who approaches projects in a proactive, enthusiastic manner. Our ideal candidate will have a strong desire to lead, mentor and grow the design team in our target markets (Retail, Multi-family, Workplace, Industrial, and Healthcare). The PA/PM will be responsible for managing all aspects of medium to large scale projects. The PA/PM participates in initial client contact, feasibility studies, the development of proposals, negotiating contracts, overall staff management, quality control, construction administration, and reviewing project status and billing reports. This position is a solid platform for leadership and career growth.

Role and Responsibilities: 

  • Manage project phases, budgets, and teams for multiple projects
  • Work with Design Lead and Principal in Charge to initiate design
  • Maintain quality and accuracy of project documents
  • Communicate efficiently and effectively with client group and design team
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to design staff

Required Qualifications: Education, Experience, and Skills: 

  • Professional degree: bachelor’s or master’s degree in architecture or a related field
  • Architectural Licensure
  • Experience in multi-family, industrial, commercial, and/or medical sectors
  • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
  • At least 10 years of professional experience in an architectural office
  • Strong commitment to client satisfaction
  • Effective communication skills, written and verbal
  • Strong knowledge of building systems, code, and ADA requirements
  • Strong organizational, project, and team management skills
  • Must have a high level of creativity and curiosity, and a desire to mentor team members
  • Occasional travel will be required

Preferred Qualifications 

  • LEED Certification
  • Experience in client outreach and business development

If you are ready to create a better world through design, send us your resume and representative work samples for evaluation. We look forward to welcoming you into the JMA family!

Benefits:
JMA offers competitive wages based on skills and experience. Our industry-leading benefits package includes Paid Time Off; 8 paid holidays; full medical, dental, vision, and disability insurance; accreditation reimbursement; 401K with matching; an unlimited Orca card; and many other paid perks.

Firm Description:
Jackson | Main Architecture is a full-spectrum design firm centered on client satisfaction. Founded in 2015 when two Seattle architecture firms merged, JMA focuses our time and talents on architecture, master planning, and interior design for a broad range of clients within the industrial, commercial, residential, retail, mission-critical, institutional, healthcare, and workplace sectors.

JMA is working 75% remotely until a full return to the office is allowed, at which point this position will be located at our physical office in Seattle (Pioneer Square). Note that our office has an unavoidable staircase – all applicants must be able to manage two flights of stairs.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States upon hire.

Job Type: Full-time

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our employees as safe as possible, we are requiring masks for both employees and visitors to our office. Social-distancing measures are in effect, and additional cleaning/sanitizing supplies and procedures are in place.

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