Create and review contract documents, ensuring compliance with firm standards, mechanical, building systems, codes and ADA requirements
Coordinate with senior technical staff to provide technical solutions for design dilemmas
Coordinate and review engineering consultants’ work to ensure compliance with design solution and timely submission of documents
Develop, organize and review building plans and design documents
Ensure that projects meet code, environmental, safety, structural, zoning and aesthetic standards
Completion of a five or six-year architectural degree program or Master in Architecture program
Minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience (including minimum of 2 years in leadership role as Job Captain)
Proven experience leading teams while managing complex large-scale projects
Advanced knowledge of current versions of REVIT, AutoCad, MS-Office
Strong and positive leadership and interpersonal qualities
Detail oriented, efficient, adaptable to changing deadlines and priorities
Strong understanding of New York building codes
Proven experience in the production of working drawings from schematic design through to construction administration.
Experience with large-scale commercial, mixed-use, high-rise residential, and institutional buildings as related to the New York City Building Code.
The ideal candidate will:
Understand how to develop a wide range of project types, dealing with project schedule, client demands, building materials, construction techniques, related engineering principles, sustainability strategies, building codes, and assembling construction drawing sets.
Demonstrate commitment to the multidisciplinary project development process and team-focused environment applying in-depth knowledge of building technology and assembly, construction methodology.
Have excellent leadership skills coupled with the ability to work in a collaborative environment, producing exemplary work on a daily basis.
A two-hour Revit Assessment will be given to those chosen for an interview.
Salary commensurate with experience.
About AAI Architects PC
Adamson Associates Architects is a full-service Architectural Practice located in Toronto, Canada, with offices in New York (AAI Architects, P.C.); Los Angeles (Adamson Associates, Inc.); and London, England (Adamson Associates International Limited).
Established in 1934, Adamson Associates is noted for its long tradition of design excellence and technical expertise. Our firm has developed a diverse portfolio of projects in Canada, the United States and around the world, encompassing projects in a wide range of sectors including commercial; cultural; hotel and residential; institutional; large-scale, mixed-use development sites; retail and entertainment; and airports and transportation centers.
In the 1980s, we diversified to undertake work as Executive Architect on large-scale developments in the United States, the United Kingdom and Southeast Asia. As Executive Architect/Architect of Record, we work with the Design Architect through all stages of project development with the goal of developing, enhancing and delivering the vision that they and the Client have established. We have had the privilege of collaborating with some of the world’s most acclaimed Design Architects on... such prestigious projects as the World Financial Center in New York and Kuala Lumpur City Centre in Malaysia. Currently, we are working on several large-scale developments with multiple design architects such as the World Trade Center Redevelopment in New York; and Canary Wharf in London, England.
Adamson Associates has won numerous prestigious design awards and recognitions, and has succeeded in winning several international design competitions.
Under the progressive leadership of our ten principals and directors, we are continually upgrading our design, project management and technical expertise to maintain a competitive advantage within the dynamic architectural field and an expanding, global economy.