Project Architect III - Senior Living

Perkins Eastman San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 2 days ago

Project Architect is a project leadership position with responsibility for architectural design and technical production of projects. We are seeking an individual with strong technical and communication skills working within the design team to create exemplary buildings to suit clients' and users' needs. Assist Manager with managing projects from inception through completion including all design phases, client interaction, schedule and financial performance. Self-starter with strong organizational and communication skills are essential. Experience with hands on work with senior living projects.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead/assists a project team in development of the aesthetic and technical design and the preparation of architectural design and construction documents including drawings and specifications.

  • Collaborates with or serves as the Project Designer for the design of the project.

  • Develops, checks and coordinates technical aspects of the design of a project.

  • Leads in organizing the drawing, BIM modeling efforts.

  • Prepares the project code review.

  • Coordinates the work of Consultants.

  • Meets with clients.

  • Responds to RFIs and field questions.

  • Reviews show drawings and submittals.

  • Mentors junior staff.

  • Follows established standards for project production and review.

  • Keeps Project Manager and Principal in Charge informed of progress or need for assistance.

  • Assist the studio and leaders with generating Design Services Proposals.

  • Coordinates work with consultants.

  • Prepare project code review.

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects.

  • Develops, checks and coordinates technical aspects of the design of a project.


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture is required.

  • Minimum of 10 years' experience

  • Substantial CA experience (submittal, RFI, ASI review/response and consultant coordination), ability to detail (exterior) is required.

  • Strong communication skills, articulate, graphic, organization, technical verbal and written skills.

  • Proficient with computer-assisted design software such as Revit AutoCAD, Adobe, Photoshop, Illustrator, In-design; 3D software such as Sketchup is required.

  • Proficient with other data management software such as Word and Excel.

  • Demonstrated experience in and readiness to lead the technical details of projects.

  • LEED Accreditation preferred.

  • License preferred.

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects.

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