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Chambless King Architects - Posted 4/26/21

Interior Designer

Chambless King Architects is an award-winning architecture firm focused on connecting people and communities through thoughtful design, craftsmanship, and care. Our team is committed to providing quality architecture and comprehensive service for projects across the southeast. For more information on the firm, visit chamblessking.com.

We are currently accepting applications for an interior designer to join our Montgomery or Birmingham, Alabama office. The successful candidate will thrive in a design-focused and highly collaborative environment. The position will work under the direction of firm principals.

Responsibilities

·       Lead the design and documentation of building interiors from conceptual design through construction, including interior form and space of a building and FF&E

·       Explore design concepts and constraints in Revit and three-dimensional environments

·       Produce accurate and thorough technical documentation of a design solution

·       Manage material library and relationships with material representatives

·       Develop and maintain positive internal and external working relationships

·       Lead and contribute to the design team and creative process

·       Observe and identify areas of potential process and service improvement

·       Attend and actively participate in project team and client meetings

·       Travel to project sites, as required

Requirements

·       Working knowledge of architectural principles and practices

·       Experience with design and production processes

·       Understanding of construction types, building codes, and standards

·       Flexibility to balance multiple, complex projects in various stages of development

·       Ability to perform work independently and collaboratively within a project team

·       Strong graphic, technical, written, and verbal communication skills

·       High attention to detail and organization

·       Entrepreneurial spirit

Qualifications

·       Bachelor’s degree or higher in architecture or interior design

·       3+ years of relevant experience

·       Highly proficient in Revit

·       Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

·       Experience with Adobe Creative Suite a plus

Benefits

Salary commensurate with experience. Comprehensive benefits package includes health and dental insurance, paid time off, IRA plan, and professional memberships/license dues.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Chambless King Architects is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse work environment where all employees can excel. Employment decisions at Chambless King Architects are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, and/or any other status protected by the laws or regulations where we operate.

Qualified candidates may submit their resume and portfolio to info@chamblessking.com. Review of applications will be ongoing until the position is filled.

City of Mobile - Posted 3/9/21

Job Title: Director of Architectural Engineering

General Information: The Architectural Engineering Department is responsible for managing the design and construction all City facilities. This position oversees a staff of 10 architects, architectural engineers, and associated administrative personnel. Minimum qualifications are attainment of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in architecture, engineering, or closely related field, and requires licensure as a registered architect or professional engineer in the State of Alabama. Salary is dependent on experience.

Application is through the Mobile County Personnel Board at https://www.personnelboard.org/. The position closes on April 1, 2021. Direct any questions to Brad Christensen at brad.christensen@cityofmobile.org.

City of Mobile - Posted 3/5/21

Job Title: Director of Real Estate and Asset Management

General Information: This is professional administrative and technical work in planning and directing programs in property management, architectural engineering and public buildings.

EXAMPLES OF WORK: (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all tasks which may be found in positions of this class.)  Manages and supervises Real Estate, Public Buildings, Mechanical Systems, and Architectural Engineering departmental activities; advises department heads regarding job assignments; attends meetings, including Pre-Council, City Council, Supervisors, Mayoral Staff, Public Service Staff, and CitiSmart; manages major construction projects as assigned; coordinates activities with users, consultants, contractors, and construction managers; makes site visits; manages real estate and other special projects as assigned; provides information and assistance to the general public and other city departments; administers insurance coverage; coordinates with FEMA and local insurance carriers following natural disasters; chairs the Interim Right-of-Way Use Committee; advises applicants and processes applications; attends training sessions, conferences, and educational courses; manages annual budgets; serves as a member of the City Planning Commission; performs related work as required.

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE WORK:  An employee in this class is responsible for the leadership and management of numerous municipal projects pertaining to issues of real estate and public buildings to include overseeing the management and disposal of real property and improvements owned by the employing jurisdiction.  The incumbent is also responsible for the administration of all public buildings and mechanical maintenance activities including the design, estimates, plans, specifications, construction and maintenance.  Considerable latitude is allowed for independent judgment in carrying out the policies and objectives as established by the City Council.   Supervision is exercised over a large staff of professional, sub-professional, clerical and trades personnel.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  Attainment of a minimum of a bachelor's degree from a recognized college or university in business administration, architecture, mechanical engineering or closely related field, and a minimum of five years responsible professional experience in real property sales and acquisitions, building construction or architecture and mechanical engineering; or a combination of education and experience equivalent to these requirements.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE WORK:  Thorough knowledge of the field of real estate sales and acquisitions; thorough knowledge of the laws and procedures involved in the sale or acquisition of real property; thorough knowledge of the principles of property management and maintenance functions; ability to conduct and direct negotiations and land purchases and sales; ability to supervise the work of others; ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with contractors, government officials, other employees and the general public.

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/mobilecounty/jobs/2996793/director-of-real-estate-and-asset-management-city-of-mobile?page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Lambert Ezell Durham Architecture - Posted 2/5/21

Job Title: Graduate Architect

Lambert Ezell Durham Architecture, located in Florence, Alabama is looking to hire a Graduate Architect.  LED Architecture has been designing buildings in the Shoals area of Northwest Alabama for nearly 40 years and has extensive experience in the design of many types of projects.An ideal candidate would:

  • Have a desire to pursue the pathway to gaining their license.
  • Have a passion for great design
  • Be proficient in Autodesk Revit and Adobe Creative Suite
  • A willingness to work well with others
  • Have good communication skills.

The candidate's responsibilities would include work in all phases of design and construction with emphasis on graphics in the design phase.  LED Architecture offers a very competitive benefits package as well including, full health insurance and retirement.  If you are interested, please contact jtucker@ledarchitecture.com with a resume and work samples.

City of Mobile- Posted 2/1/21

Job Title:  Director of Architectural Engineering

Job Description:

The City of Mobile currently has an opening for a Director of Architectural Engineering. The Architectural Engineering Department is responsible for managing the design and construction all City facilities. This position oversees a staff of 10 architects, architectural engineers, and associated administrative personnel. Minimum qualifications are attainment of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in architecture, engineering, or closely related field, and requires licensure as a registered architect or professional engineer in the State of Alabama. Salary is dependent on experience.

Application is through the Mobile County Personnel Board at https://www.personnelboard.org/. The position closes on February 10, 2021. Direct any questions to Brad Christensen at brad.christensen@cityofmobile.org.

Zito-Russell Architects , PC- Posted 1/29/21

Job Title:  Commercial Documents Preparation

Job Description:

Zito-Russell Architects, PC in Mobile, AL seeks to hire an individual with a minimum of 5 years experience in the preparation of commercial construction documents.  Tasks would include managing your projects, specifications, construction administration, working with clients, consultants, contractors, etc.  Architectural degree preferred, but not mandatory.  Benefits provided.  Please send resume toszito@zitorussell.com.

Henderson + Huckestein Architects , PC- Posted 1/29/21

Job Title:  Project Architects and Project Managers

Job Description:

Seeking Project Architects and Project Managers with approximately 4 – 10 years’ experience. Our firm, located on historic Morris Avenue in Birmingham, is a close-knit team of creatively-talented and technically-skilled professionals who dedicate to each project the full influence of our collective experience and insight. We offer the opportunity to work on exciting projects with competitive salaries, a collaborative team environment, and a comprehensive benefits package.The successful candidates will:Have at a minimum a professional degree in architecture from an accredited university and 4 to 10 years’ experience working in established architectural firms. Licensure in US is preferred, but not a requirement.Be a highly self-motivated individual possessing a high degree of professionalism, dedication, passion for design, desire to continually learn and strong work ethic.Have a solid work history including experience in design, construction documentation, consultant coordination and construction administration of public, commercial, healthcare. multi-family and food service projects.

Be proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp, and Microsoft Office programs, as well as familiar with Adobe Creative Suite. Strong visual presentation skills and communication skills are required.Have a strong background in designing buildings to meet building and zoning codes and other state and/or regional codes and ordinances.Have a well-developed understanding of Construction Documents and the ability to review and correct errors in documents with minimal supervision.Be comfortable with creating design and construction documents for a variety of project types.Have a passion for creative design solutions and problem solving.Have the ability to interact professionally with clients, handle consultant coordination, and interface with contractors for design intent follow through.Have experience in the permitting and bid processes.Enjoy working independently and in a team setting, and be excited to share knowledge and ideas with others, and to help others improve their own skills and expertise.Work quickly, effectively and within project timelines as either a design team member or project manager.

These are salaried positions which requires a minimum of 40-hours per week.Compensation is based on the experience level and abilities of the candidate.If you are interested in applying for these positions with hendon + huckestein architects, PC, please send your resume and/or portfolio to: info@hplusha.com.  

Adams Gerndt Design Group- Posted 1/26/21

Job Title:  Architect

Job Description:

Adams Gerndt Design Group is a team oriented collaborative design firm focused primarily on residential projects.  We are seeking a talented individual for full time architecture position.  Candidate must have strong design skills and a passion for architecture.  Applicants should have strong verbal and visual skills including ability to put together construction drawings, prepare schematic presentations, and communicate directly with clients and contractors.  Ideal candidate is self-motivated and works well in a team-oriented environment.   Requirements:Education: Minimum Bachelors Degree in Architecture. Experience: 3 years of experience preferably working with residential projects but not required. Skills: Proficient in AutoCAD, Sketchup, and Photoshop Submit qualifications and be prepared to show examples of work. Compensation will be based on experience level and ability. We are offering a signing bonus to well-qualified candidates.Resumes and inquiries should be submitted via email to :adam@adams-gerndt.com

Williams Blackstock Architects- Posted 1/20/21

Job Title:  Marketing Director

Job Description:

A regional architectural firm is seeking a marketing director to lead the marketing staff and develop and execute a strategic marketing plan for the firm.  We are looking for a self-starting and creative talent with a degree in marketing, and 5-8 years of agency experience.   The director of marketing role will lead, manage, and execute the firm’s strategic marketing plan including coalescing the brand, internal and external firm communications, and public relation initiatives for a creative design firm. The marketing director will prepare a strategic marketing plan for the firm and ensure that the plan is executed over a reasonable period.  The plan should solidify the firm’s brand and expand our voice and social media presence in the design community and reach our target clients and markets and increase business.   A detailed job description is available upon request.

Contact: amanda@wba-architects.com

Samford University Architecture- Posted 10/14/20

Job Title:  Assistant/ Associate Professor

Job Description:

Samford University’s School of the Arts invites individuals interested in serving in a Christian university environment to apply for the Assistant/Associate professor position, beginning August 2021. This tenure-track full-time faculty position is a 9-month appointment.

Samford University has approved the department of Interior Architecture to offer a Bachelor of Science in Architecture and Master of Architecture degrees.  The Architecture program is scheduled for Fall 2021, pending SACSCOC approval and NAAB final approval.

For more information, see the division website:  https://www.samford.edu/arts/visual-arts/majors-and-minors.

Qualified candidates will have earned a master’s or doctoral degree in architecture (preferred), interior design or interior architecture. Professional design experience, successful teaching experience, registration or licensure, and NCARB and/or NCIDQ certification strongly preferred. Certification will be required if hired. Preference may be given to candidates who have:

-professional work experience

-proficiency in applicable software;

-LEED accredited professional;

-relevant teaching experience

Academic rank and salary are dependent upon academic qualifications, professional experience, and previous academic teaching experiences. 

Review of applications will begin December 15, 2020. Applicants must submit: a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a description of research interest, an application for faculty position, the faculty applicant Christian mission statement, and a list of three professional references with contact information. Candidates should also submit a link to an electronic portfolio or attach a pdf including a maximum of 20 images of both professional and/or student work examples.

Application materials must be sent in one PDF to:

FACAPP@samford.edu

Subject line:  Interior Architecture Faculty

An “Application for Faculty Position” and a “Faculty Applicant Christian Mission Statement” must be completed for consideration.

Address questions to Larry Thompson at lthompso@samford.edu

Watershed- Posted 10/14/20

Job Title:  Project Architect

Job Description: Do you want your work to make a difference? WATERSHED creates beautiful spaces that re-connect people to the natural world. Our practice offers sustainable design, consulting, and planning services across a variety of scales and building types. We are growing, and seek talented, passionate architects to join our team in Fairhope, Alabama on the eastern shore of Mobile Bay.  

Visit our website to learn more and to apply. https://watershed.pro/careers

Black Design Architecture- Posted 10/14/20

Job Title:  Project Architect

Job Description: Black Design Architecture is hiring for the position of project architect. BDA is a small, award winning firm located in Birmingham, AL with a 21 year history of providing commercial, institutional, medical, religious, retail and residential projects. Applicant should preferably have 3-5 years of experience. We offer a competitive compensation package, retirement plan, BCBS insurance and ½ day Fridays.

Send resume to admin@blackdesignarch.com.

Hendon + Huckestein- Posted 7/30/20

Job Title:  Registered Architect

Hendon + Huckestein Architects is now seeking qualified candidates for the position of registered architect with a minimum of 5 years of experience.  Please contact Jim Huckestein at jhuckestein@hplusha.com for more information.

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