One of the leading Chicago Architecture and Engineering Firms, Bailey Edward, is looking for a responsive Architect to become a part of a collaborative, high-energy studio where professional growth and client satisfaction are emphasized. The successful Candidate must have a passion for creating innovative solutions with a desire to grow and maintain Client relationships.
PURPOSE AND SCOPE:
The Candidate must be able to apply sound and diverse knowledge of architectural principles and practices in a broad array of assignments and related fields. He or she must be able to oversee projects from start to finish, supervise project team members, and be the point of contact for clients and consultants, while exhibiting responsibility for accuracy and timeliness of work projects.
Model firm values of responsiveness, creativity and professionalism
Apply Bailey Edward Policies and Procedures
Act independently regarding architectural methods and complexities
Consult with Supervisor regarding unusual complexities and developments
Plan, direct and supervise architectural aspects of report, design or construction projects
Supervise, coordinate and review work of consultants and engineers
Execute complex or novel assignments requiring development and implementation of new or improved techniques and procedures
Ensure accuracy and timeliness of finished plans, specifications or approval of materials and construction
Attend Owner / Architect / Contractor meetings throughout the duration of the project, including during construction
Willing to travel domestically
Apply the applicable industry codes and standards to architectural work performed
Promote work share within the other Bailey Edward offices
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture
Professional registration as a licensed Architect
LEED accredited professional is preferred
10+ years of experience in an architectural practice with 3+ years demonstrating skills as a project architect and/or project manager on small to medium-sized projects.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Institutional and/or government project technical production and/or detailing experience (new construction and renovation)
AutoCAD mastery in creating and/or developing construction documents
REVIT experience with developing construction documents
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
Excellent analytical, organizational and problem solving skills
Accurate attention to detail in all matters technical and project process related
IBC or similar building code and standards knowledge
Shop drawing and submittal review and processing experience
Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point) proficiency
MasterSpec or similar standard specification section compilation and editing experience a plus
For over twenty years, Bailey Edward has redefined responsive architecture for clients that serve, support and protect the public. The success of our approach - emphasizing measurable project management, inventive problem-solving and responsive client service - is evidenced by our enduring client relationships and acclaimed, unorthodox solutions.
We believe that creativity, professionalism and responsiveness are integral to our ultimate achievement - exceeding expectations.
Bailey Edward - responsive architecture bringing ingenuity to public service projects.