We are currently seeking a talented design professionals with excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team environment for the role of Project Designer (Intern Architect) in our Blue Bell, PA (Philadelphia area) office.
Project Designer (Intern Architect) responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Working as a member of the design team in a fast-paced creative process focused on developing innovative design solutions and preparing conceptual, schematic and final designs for a variety of projects.
Preparing documentation throughout all phases of assigned projects (SD/DD/CD).
Assisting with all aspects of full scope project management including construction administration.
Candidates who seek growth into a leadership role must have an interest in learning to:
Prepare/deliver presentations at client interviews, professional seminars, etc.
Manage & mentor junior level staff members.
Acquire critical project management skills including contract negotiation & management, coordination of scope & schedule of deliverables, managing subconsultants and overseeing the construction administration phase of projects.
This position is an excellent opportunity for candidates seeking professional growth into a future project management/architect leadership role.
The ideal candidate has a Bachelor’s or Master’s of Architecture with 3-5 years of experience with all phases of commercial architectural design projects from project set-up through design and into construction administration. Experience creating graphic renderings, models and other presentation materials using a variety of methods including SketchUp and Adobe Creative Suite is also required. Experience with large scale, mixed use projects is a plus.
Professional registration (RA) is not required for this position. However, candidates who are actively working through NCARB’s Intern Development Program (IDP) and seeking future architectural registration are preferred.
All candidates must have a strong working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit. Master planning skills including site analysis, conceptualization and final design are a plus as are hand sketching and architectural rendering skills. Please note that technical skills must be at the level in which candidates can execute assignments independently with minimal guidance or training.
Candidates must also possess the communication and interpersonal skills necessary for effective project team collaboration and relationship building (internal & external teams).
Timothy Haahs & Associates, Inc. is a multi-disciplined A/E firm specializing in the planning and design of mixed-use facilities with parking. TimHaahs is expanding fast, listed annually in the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of the 100 fastest growing company.
TimHaahs has also been nationally ranked in the top 15 Best Firms to Work For. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, currently employing 50 professionals in three offices, Philadelphia, Atlanta, and Miami.
TimHaahs offers competitive salary and benefit packages commensurate with experience and ability.
For more information, visit www.timhaahs.com