Project Architect

Cutler Associates   •  

Worcester, MA

8 - 10 years

Posted 264 days ago

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We are a premier east coast construction firm passionate about our clients’ success. Since 1972 we have worked in close collaboration with clients to create facilities that support their organizational goals. We provide a robust set of integrated tools that includes construction management, planning, preconstruction, and design. From offices in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Florida, we are experts in the Education, Senior Living, Healthcare, Corporate/Industrial, and Hospitality and Tourism markets.

Our people are known for intense teamwork that results in innovative, value-added facility solutions that benefit our clients’ operations and profitability. Services are delivered in a wide variety of formats including construction management at risk, design build – using both in house and third- party design, and as a general contractor. Quality, safety, budget and schedule are the measures of success.

CATEGORY:  Architecture


Project Management:

  • Participate in and contribute to a team approach to project development that ensures orderly phase-to-phase transitions.
  • Maintain a working relationship between the design and construction team members.
  • Effectively work on multiple concurrent projects and/or special assignments.
  • Plan, organize and supervise work of design staff.
  • Adhere to project labor budget and schedules established with the Design Project Manager.
  • Work with the Project Manager to develop creative directions and project concepts (either independently or as part of a group).
  • Attend all project meetings with clients (and other team members) to ensure continuity throughout the project.
  • Responsible for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating assignments.
  • Deliver quality design and construction documents which delineate a scope of work based on established project goals and expectations.
  • Assist Design Project Manager with coordination and scheduling of team members
  • Coordinate the efforts of outside design professionals (structural, MEP, etc.) and participate in production quality control efforts.
  • Coordinate the review and processing of shop drawings and project submittals.
  • Visit project sites periodically, attend project meetings, observe construction progress, verify conformance with construction documents, and prepare appropriate field reports.
  • Keep all project team members fully informed as to the status and progress of job activities, solve immediate problems as required and in consultation with the Project Manager.
  • Demonstrate mature judgment in anticipating and solving unexpected and complex architectural issues.
  • Coordinate efforts to develop and complete project punch list and review of completed work.
  • Coordinate efforts to develop and complete project closeout procedures.

Business Development:

  • Participate in specific project proposal efforts.
  • Assist Design Project Manager with completion of proposal production assignments.


  • Participate in establishing goals and objectives for projects; and develop strategies for achieving them.
  • Participate in expanding the capabilities and enhancing the quality of design and construction services offered by Cutler Associates.
  • Develop project program with Design Project Manager.
  • Assist Design Project Manager with project specifications.
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of:
    • Code review and analysis
    • Project Scheduling
  • Take advantage of training opportunities offered and independently seek out training to advance skill levels.
  • Be instrumental in achieving a high level of customer satisfaction and project success.
  • Provide training and mentorship to junior design staff.
  • Set and maintain a positive and open tone for project communications.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and skilled in commercial or institutional construction documentation.


  • Architectural degree, 7 – 10 years architectural experience
  • Architectural registration
  • Proficient user of project design and management tools:
    • Revit
    • SpecLink
    • Microsoft Project
    • Microsoft Office


Regular Full-Time