Project Architect

Hammel Green and Abrahamson   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Engineering Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 292 days ago

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  1. Develops a thorough understanding of projects’ design philosophy and provides major input in developing a design and building performance strategy and effectively conveys this to assigned team members when appropriate.
  2. Provides technical design input. Responsible for a project’s technical design effort, subsequent detailed design development, project coordination and quality control efforts during all phases of project work, in close collaboration with Senior Designer.
  3. Seeks creative and innovative solutions to assigned tasks and develops appropriate research and documents to support these solutions.
  4. Actively collaborates with and coordinates work of consultants and knowledge resources to ensure the project deliverables are coordinated, integrated and support the design concept and performance goals of the project.
  5. Contributes to the preparation of design documents and leads the detailed development of construction documents during all project phases, delivering complete, accurate and coordinated project documentation.
  6. Advances the production of schematic, design development and construction documents drawings and specifications in compliance with project scope, schedule, cost and design intent.
  7. Maintains awareness of evolving building technology and systems.
  8. Reviews shop drawings, material samples and CD’s for conformance with design.
  9. Performs construction administration duties (e.g. RFI’s, RFP’s, change orders, etc.)
  10. Prepares reports and specifications; reviews completed reports, plans, cost estimates and calculations.
  11. Executes applicable agency review analysis (accessibility, zoning, life-safety, etc.)
  12. Maintains contact with clients, consultants and contractors during all project phases, participating in marketing, client and owner presentations as required.


  • Bachelor's degree in architecture
  • Architectural registration preferred
  • LEED accreditation preferred
  • 7+ years of experience on medium-to large-scale project types. OSHPD/DSA experience highly desirable
  • Strong graphic skills are essential
  • Revit experiencerequired
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, SketchUp and other industry accepted software and Microsoft Office Suite products is needed
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, able to communicate clearly with team members and clients
  • Demonstrated ability to oversee and be responsible for project delivery which may be multiple, large or complex in scope

Job ID 2018-1139