Salary is competitive. Benefits package includes PTO, continuing education and professional development, flexible working arrangements, retirement.
4 Year Degree
Farr Associates is an award-winning architecture, planning, and design firm located in Chicago, IL, dedicated to creating sustainable and equitable buildings and places. Our work reflects our values--a quest for beauty, equity, health, and ending fossil fuels. Can you say the same?
We are growing and seeking a driven, passionate, and energetic soul to join our team as a Senior Architect and Project Manager. Our studio projects focus on high-performance green buildings of all types including commercial, residential, institutional, and affordable housing in both new-build and renovation contexts.
The chosen candidate will possess these traits:
Passion for sustainable, socially equitable, economically-viable design.
Smart, strategic, highly organized, self-starter, who shares the firm’s vision.
Great communication, writing, and editing skills.
Excellent presentation preparation skills with strong graphic sensibilities.
Interest in actively assisting in business development, including preparation of project proposals, interviews, and assembly of consultant teams.
Experience in project delivery through construction including:
Client management and communication including contracts, project budgets, and schedules.
Internal team management including workflow, staffing, and coordination of deliverables.
Coordination of consultant team members relative to project milestones.
Licensed Architect with 6-12 years of professional experience
LEED AP or other sustainability certifications, such as Living Building Challenge, Passive House, and the Well Building Standards
Strong knowledge base around IBC and Chicago Building Code
Proficiency in Revit and Rhino/Sketchup
Proficiency in all Adobe Creative Suite software
If interested, please email the following as a single PDF (less than 5MB) to email@example.com:
Cover letter that describes your interest in the position and why you would be a good fit in our studio
Indicate “Senior Architect Application” in the subject line
Farr Associates is an award-winning architecture, planning, and urban design firm located in the historic Monadnock Building in
Chicago, Illinois. We help visionaries create the most sustainable, beautiful, and healthy buildings and places, aiming to embolden leadership, and accelerate change.