The Design Architect is responsible for all design work as follows:
Participate in initial meetings with client to determine personal preferences, project parameters and to establish a trust relationship.
Establish a budget for the project and work with the Project Consultant (salesman) to produce at least one design set that meets that budget. Additional designs may affect the budget, and the Architect will, with the PC, inform the client of the effect of such design option on the budget.
Produce freehand sketches of the conceptual design options (desired but not required)
Oversee or produce design set in CAD (typically Revit) for review with the client.
Attend client meetings with the PC and lead presentation of the design. Establish trust relationship with the client and bring enthusiasm and vision-casting experience to elicit excitement for the project from the client.
Oversee bid set production, and attend sub-contractor walk-throughs.
Review contract drawings and contract bid with PC before presentation to the client.
Attend contract presentations.
Follow up on project during permit drawing phase and into construction as needed
We are offing a flexible schedule with full or part-time opportunities available.
Minimum 8-10 years of experience in RESIDENTIAL remodel/addition design
Exceptional ability to design space & cast a vision
Experience PRESENTING designs and engaging with clients as part of a team
Able to hand sketch or do 3-D presentations
Proficiency in Auto-Cad or Revit
Knowledge of construction materials, details, methods & standards
Professional appearance and demeanor
Strong verbal and written communication skills
AIA membership preferred
Additional Salary Information: BENEFITS Include:
•Excellent Health, Dental and LTD insurance provided (F/T employees only)
•Vacation, PTO, Paid Holidays
•Simple IRA with company match
•Mileage and partial phone reimbursement
•Weekends off - great work / life balance
About Agape Construction Company
Agape Construction, founded by Kevin E. O’Brien in 1985, is an Award-Winning Residential Design and Build Firm based in Kirkwood, MO. Specializing in remodeling homes, Agape will take you every step of the way - from the initial design by one of our Licensed Architects, through the construction drawing process to the final walk through of your completed project. With over 300 years of combined home-building experience, Agape employs the finest professional craftsmen and tradesmen who take pride in their work, skills and craftsmanship.
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