Huitt-Zollars' Houston Downtown, TX office has a great full-time Architect I opportunity. This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth and career advancement within an award winning full service architectural and engineering firm. The successful candidate will share their design expertise with a fantastic team of architects, be a licensed architect in the State of Texas (or state with reciprocity) or close to being registered.
HZ is a leading Architectural and Engineering firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.
Researches materials and assemblies for appropriate incorporation into design and construction drawings as directed by a project manager.
Creates BIM models and prepares design and construction drawings using information supplied by a supervisor or data obtained from research activities.
Integrates information from consultants and suppliers into models and drawings.
Constructs architectural models and prepares presentation boards for use by other staff in presenting to a client for approval.
Processes contractor submittals by logging in the submittals and routing them to the appropriate party for review.
May be required to attend, record, and distribute meeting minutes and assist with general project correspondence.
Bachelor's in Architecture from a NAAB accredited program
Must have professional architectural license, Registered Texas Architect preferred or close to being registered
3-5 years of architectural design experience
Proficient in Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, other 3D Modeling
Proficient in MS Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
Knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Acrobat
Ability to manage and complete multiple tasks
Ability to prepare architectural documents and specifications for projects
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to read redlines and modify BIM models or drawings
Ability to write clearly to communicate technical issues and design ideas
Ability to present in a meeting
Ability to design printed and digital documents
Knowledge of building design and construction means, methods, and techniques
Knowledge of architectural history and current architectural design discourse
Awareness of sustainable design approaches
HZ offers a competitive benefit & compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, life, long/short-term disability plans, and two retirement plans: 401(k) and an ESOP.
Huitt-Zollars is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin or any other legally protected status. Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the company will make reasonable accommodations to assist in the application process upon the request of an applicant. No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for discriminatory purposes.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 60-300.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.