Architectural Designer - Entry Level

Your Role:

KRAUSE is seeking an entry-level Architectural Designer with 0-3 years of experience. This is a great opportunity to take your career to the next level by getting involved and experiencing projects from start to finish with a firm known for its robust culture and exceptional reputation. If you think your skills and experience, make you a good match for this position we’d love to hear from you!

Responsibilities: 

  • Plans, organizes, and manages work ensuring delegated tasks and expectations are clear and met.

  • Receive and follow instructions for project assignments.

  • Perform specific portions of architectural assignments under direct supervision.

  • Establishes, maintains, and documents regular project-related meeting, including client, internal team, and consultant meetings.

  • Document changes to architectural drawings as directed.

  • Assist in construction administration including responding to RFI's, preparing sketches and addendum's (CCD's), visiting the construction site to gather information and/or preparing a punch list.

  • Pro-actively keeps staff informed of work states and seeks clarification where appropriate.

  • Collaboration with building and permitting officials during permitting and construction phases of project, submits for a permit as appropriate.

  • Consult with manufacturers, research, and evaluate materials.

  • Identifies issues, risks, and conflicts and asks for assistance and/or delegates in a timely and constructive manner when required.

  • Participates in professional development reviews, “Lessons Learned” and “Hot Topic” sessions, all designed to enhance employee growth and retention.

  • Responsible for maintaining positive client relationships throughout the project.  Keeps client apprised of project progress on regular basis. Initiates and maintains contact with other key project individuals for clarification, and coordination of critical issues and deliverables.

  • Create graphics and research information for inclusion in marketing proposals and materials.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from an accredited United States University.

  • Experience of architectural professional experience in commercial corporate and medical field such as summer, co-op and intern work in AE.

  • Regular participation in a cause outside of Architecture that is important to you and the community.

  • Fluency and confidence using Revit and working knowledge of AutoCAD is required.

  • On-the-job experience using Revit to produce construction documents.

  • Proficient in all MS Office and Adobe Suite Software Applications.

  • A style, demeanor, work ethic, an entrepreneurial spirit, and personality appropriate for internal team and client interaction is essential to your success in our organization. We are professional and serious about our work, but we also want to have a relaxed, fun, and approachable demeanor.

Compensation : 

Benefits: 401(k), Dental insurance, Health insurance, PTO, Professional Development Supplemental Pay: Bonus pay

Miscellaneous Info : 

Advance your career and work for a growing, progressive, energetic, extremely organized, and highly respected design firm. Excellent compensation and benefits along with a first-class working environment and freedom are just a few of the reasons our employees enjoy being a part of the Krause Team.

 

Please include work samples/portfolio along with a list of references, your resume and cover letter. Due to the large volume of candidates, only qualified applicants will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies please.

 

This is a great opportunity to advance your career by getting involved and being responsible for designing projects from start to finish with a firm known for its robust culture and exceptional reputation! If you have read this and feel this may be the career opportunity for you, please apply by clicking the link.

 

Please include:

  • Cover Letter (tell us what inspires you!)

  • Resume

  • Portfolio

  • References

Due to the large volume of candidates, only qualified applicants will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies.

We keep submissions for 6-months.

Flexible Remote Working