Perkins Eastman is an international planning, design and consulting firm that was founded in 1981. Headquartered in NYC, the firm has a professional staff of approximately 1000 made up of architects, interior designers, planners, urban designers, landscape architects and graphic designers.
Project Architect is a project leadership position with responsibility for architectural design and technical production of projects. The Project Architect will be a full time field representative. 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
On Site in construction trailer for the duration of Construction of School.
Answers field questions, prepares answers for RFIs.
Informs Project Manager of client requested changes, assists in producing bulletins.
Reviews Shop Drawings and submittals.
Collaborates with Project Designer for the implementation of the design during construction.
Develops, checks and coordinates technical aspects during the construction.
Coordinates the work of Consultants in the field.
Meets with client.
Follows established standards for project production and review.
Keeps Project Manager and Principal in Charge informed of progress or need for assistance.
Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture is required
Minimum of 8 to 10 years with PreK-8 education experience preferred
Prior field experience with NYCSCA a must.
Substantial CA experience (submittal, RFI, ASI review/response and consultant coordination), ability to detail (exterior) is required.
Strong communication, graphic, organization, technical and written skills
Demonstrated experience in and readiness to lead the technical details of projects.
Must be willing to work FT in the field on a PreK-8 school setting.
Proficient with computer-assisted design software such as Revit and AutoCAD
Proficient with other data management software such as Word and Excel.
Experience using Primavera
Familiarity with the NYC Green School Guide
Architectural License required.
If you would like to join a dynamic, energized, innovative and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be heard and your skills challenged, send your cover letter, resume and salary history as one file ( Adobe PDF preferred but Word is acceptable) to PERecruiter@perkinseastman.com with “Project Architect III – NY Field Representative project – Your Name” in the subject line. Please provide the website source. No phone calls please.
Perkins Eastman is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a participant in the Federal E-Verify program. EOE/M/F/D/V
Perkins Eastman is among the top design and architecture firms in the world. With almost 900 employees in 14 locations around the globe, Perkins Eastman practices at every scale of the built environment. In 2015 Perkins Eastman merged with Lee, Burkhart, Liu (LBL) Architects, adding significant value to firm's healthcare design practice.
From niche buildings to complex projects that enrich who...le communities, the firm’s portfolio reflects a dedication to progressive and inventive design that enhances the quality of the human experience. The firm’s portfolio includes high-end residential, commercial, hotels, retail, office buildings, and corporate interiors, to schools, hospitals, museums, senior living, and public sector facilities.
Perkins Eastman provides award-winning design through its offices in North America (New York, NY; Boston, MA; Charlotte, NC; Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; Pittsburgh, PA; San Francisco, CA; Stamford, CT; Toronto, Canada; and Washington, DC); South America (Guayaquil, Ecuador); North Africa and Middle East (Dubai, UAE); and Asia (Mumbai, India, and Shanghai, China).