Careers

BOKA Powell is a growing, dynamic, and award-winning design firm headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with offices in Fort Worth and Austin. Our project types include: Mixed-Use, Hospitality, Corporate Campus, Commercial Office, Interiors, Urban Living, Higher Education, Healthcare, Sports, Retail, Adaptive Re-Use & Renovation, Sustainable Design, Planning & Urban Design and Graphic Design. Our project teams foster rewarding collaboration, professional development, and outstanding design solutions. We offer an energetic, fast-paced, professional work environment, with growth potential at all levels, and excellent benefits.

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If you are interested in learning more about opportunities at BOKA Powell, please email us at: careers@bokapowell.com.

Interior Designer - Dallas OfficeDallas Office

Job Description

  • We are currently seeking an Interior Designer to join our team of professionals in our Dallas office. The Interior Designer will have a diverse range of project types including Hospitality, Corporate, Healthcare and Higher Education.

Responsibilities

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the design process, including FF&E, specifications, finish and material selections, knowledge of local material resources.
  • Participate in the production of construction documents
  • Work with consultants, product reps and furniture dealers to meet overall project objectives
  • Participate in the production of finish board presentations

Qualifications

  • 5-7 years of Interior Design experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design from a CIDA accredited University
  • Interior Design license or progressing toward achieving license
  • Proficiency in Revit, Sketch-Up Microsoft Office and Photoshop or Indesign
  • Strong organization skills and detail oriented
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and fun environment
  • Positive attitude with high energy

EOE


 

Project Coordinators & Architectural Interns – Dallas, Austin, and Fort Worth OfficesDallas, Austin, and Fort Worth Offices

Multiple positions coming open for individuals with demonstrated Revit project experience. Project Coordinators (2-5 years’ experience) & Architectural Interns (1-2 years’ of experience). Desire experience primarily in project types similar to BOKA Powell’s which include hospitality, housing, mixed use, healthcare, corporate campus, and higher education. Architectural degree from accredited college required. Please submit resumes to careers@bokapowell.com EOE


 

Sr. Project Architect - Dallas and Austin OfficesDallas and Austin Offices

At BOKA Powell, the Project Architect shares the design and production leadership role with a Project Manager and Project Designer with the primary responsibility to implement the design intent of the project into a comprehensive set of construction documents. The Project Architect is involved early in the design process through construction administration as the primary technical expert for the team.

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in producing construction documents for large scale commercial projects.
  • Texas licensure required.
  • Bachelor’s or Masters’ degree in architecture.
  • Demonstrated work experience on high-rise and high-density multi-family, office and/or hospitality projects ($50 to $80 million construction cost and greater).

Skills

  • Strong design sensibility and willingness to contribute to a collaborative design process
  • Proficiency in Revit to the level of being able to draw/produce documents.
  • Excellent understanding of how major building envelope systems are constructed
  • Thorough understanding of codes and life safety.
  • Ability to lead team to produce projects efficiently and profitably.
  • Thorough understanding of the project delivery process.
  • Problem solving ability.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Project management experience is beneficial.

 

Responsibilities

  • Project technical leader.
  • Manage team to produce contract/construction documents.
  • Assist in developing design during early design phases.
  • Manage and coordinate consultants work.
  • Develop cartoon sets and establish direction for construction documents.
  • Detailing
  • Prepare code review summary and implement into projects.
  • Correspondence with authorities having jurisdiction during design to confirm code compliance.
  • Maintain and build relationships with clients.

EOE

 

 

Senior Construction Administrator – Fort Worth OfficeFort Worth Office

Job Description

  • Oversees and manages construction administration phase while working in conjunction with larger project team.
  • Involvement in project documents development phases to assist with quality and coordination of drawings and specifications.
  • Directs construction administration activities on projects and monitors project for construction document compliance.
  • Understands our contract agreements and obligations.
  • Position establishes project procedures and conducts problem solving activities, proposal reviews, certification recommendations and conducts/attends regular jobsite meetings and performs field observations and reporting.
  • Initiates document revisions and project reviews, and processes AIA documents.
  • Reviews, coordinates, and responds to RFI’s and Submittals and tracks responses.
  • Makes substantial completion inspections/determination and prepares certificates with list of deficiencies and other close-out activities.
  • Position must be able to communicate and coordinate effectively, in a timely fashion, with all team members.
  • Builds and maintains favorable working relationships with Client, Contractor, and all team members.

 

Qualifications

  • 15+ years of Architectural experience with at least 10+ years’ experience performing Architectural CA Services or an Architectural Project Architect with extensive or equivalent CA experience.
  • Degree from an accredited college or university in Architecture or Engineering or equivalent qualification (Construction Management).
  •  Registration is strongly preferred.

EOE

 

Construction Administration Assistant - Dallas OfficeDallas Office

Responsibilities

  • Performs CA support while working from direction of others.
  • Directs own daily activities, fairly independently receiving a minimum of detailed supervision and guidance, while working with the CA staff.
  • Manages own work within project schedule to complete milestones.
  • Communication with CA staff on assignments, completion, questions, and progress.
  • Provides office support to the CA staff. Responsible for managing CA office, general office machines, systems, filing, copying, scanning, mail processing and routing, and other relevant tasks.
  • Participation in BOKA Powell opportunities for learning and improving technical and administrative skills.
  • Logs submittals and RFI’s electronically both incoming and outgoing.
  • Coordinates travel for CA group.
  • Processes AIA documents for issuance.
  • Updates and logs project information via Client/Contractor based management software and web-based programs.

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree from university or equivalent experience.

Experience

  • Construction Administrative Assistant – 3+ years experience.

EOE