We are looking for an experienced architect or interior designer to help us with our hospitality projects. The right candidate will have the following attributes:
Must be familiar with entire architectural process and capable of managing all project team members, trades and agencies through the process.
Will be required to manage multiple projects themselves, while simultaneously monitoring and mentoring projects of junior staff.
Must possess uniformly high production standards and will be required to monitor junior staff to ensure quality and production standards are being met.
our standard benefits include:
401k with end-of-year profit sharing
2 weeks paid vacation (plus an additional week when the office is closed the week between Christmas and New Years).
10 standard holidays
50% of health care coverage for individual for any plan selected through DC Health Link.
Reasonable working hours (office hours are 9-6)
Kick ass projects!
If you’re interested, you must have at least 5 years of experience putting together permit and construction drawings. You will also need to be attentive to detail, have a good eye and a positive attitude. In your new job at GFD you will be responsible for working with our team on putting together construction documents, detailing millwork, storefronts and any outside of the box ideas that we all come up with. Revit proficiency is required.
About GrizForm Design
GrizForm Design Architects is improving the built environment one project at a time. The firm, founded in 2003 by Griz Dwight AIA, LEED AP, is a leading hospitality design and architecture firm with award-winning work and a team that prides itself on its craftsmanship, strong attention to detail, awareness of historical context, and innovation. GrizForm produces creative solutions for clients, which include contemporary design concepts, cutting-edge ways to solve design and architectural problems, and approaches to help push the design envelope further through the incorporation of unique materials or subtle historical references. Along with its strong interior design and architectural capabilities, GrizForm Design Architects designs and builds custom pieces--from lighting to furniture--to bring the client’s vision to life.
GFD offers a holistic approach to design leads to spaces which are well conceptualized throughout. The team often curates its hospitality projects and work with artists to develop custom art pieces, paintings, and sculptures to enhance our client’s branding and concept. The firm also works with graphic designers and believes in providing a unique design packag...e to its clients. GFD understands the business of its projects’ operations. Dwight and his team work their designs around the real-world necessity of staffing needs, overhead, and returns on investment. The result: designs that are not only beautiful, but also functional and profitable.