Robbins Architecture is design oriented a residential architectural firm located across from the Hubbard Woods train station in Winnetka, Illinois. We are looking for a full time Architect to join our team with 6+ years of experience.
Responsible for designing and managing a project with some support and oversight from senior staff. Project role would require both design, technical and managerial skills.
Manage and assist in the preparation of architectural drawings.
Manages the project with the understanding of design goal, budget and schedule.
Direct and oversee supporting staff on the team.
Coordinates the drawings and the design with consultants.
Develop technical solutions to resolve various complexities that arise.
Prepare specifications appropriate for the project.
Prepare work schedules with senior staff, organizes team work effort and monitors time spend on tasks.
Manage the design, communication and organization required in the Construction Administration phase.
Research local codes associated with the project, but should be familiar with national residential codes.
Communicate with team, consultants, supervisors, and client as needed to properly manage the project.
Masters in Architecture or 5 year Bachelors of Architecture Degree.
Proficient in AutoCad
Experience in MS Office, Work and Excel
Solid Understanding of high end residential design, products, detailing and construction
Highly personable and able to work with team members, clients and consultants in a positive and professional manor.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Our firm works hard to be sure that every client receives the highest level of architectural service. Candidates must have a strong work ethic, willingness to fulfill commitments, a positive and energetic attitude and the ability to work well with a team.
Additional Salary Information: We offer competitive wages and benefits package based on experience.
About Robbins Architecture
Robbins Architecture is a design oriented architectural firm located in Winnetka, Illinois. Established by Celeste Robbins in 1995, the firm’s primary focus is on residential renovations and new home construction.Our design approach is one that respects the context, and provides a solution that synthesizes the site influences with the client’s goals. Our work does not adhere to a specific style, yet there is a distinctive aesthetic that is consistent in our solutions. In each project, we edit our architecture to express what is meaningful. We refine each solution until it has clarity to rely on fundamental design principles of proportion, light, balance and materiality.As a small design firm, we are able to develop a close working relationship with each client to complete their vision. We recognize the importance of each project and give the time and the attention required to make the process of design and construction a positive experience