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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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.
- Minimum of 7 years’ experience in producing construction documents for commercial projects.
- Licensure required.
- Bachelor’s or Masters’ degree in architecture from an accredited college or university.
- Demonstrated work experience on BOKA Powell’s project types.
- Proficiency in Revit to the level of being able to draw/produce documents.
- Primarily responsible for the technical and production aspects of projects from the Design Development phase through Construction Administration.
- Guide design team through the construction documentation process, check for code compliance, coordinate with consultants/contractors and develop construction details.
- Coordinate the production of project specifications.
- Assist in the Design Control/Construction Administration phase of the various projects.
- Contribute to and maintain firm-wide documentation procedures and standards.
- Support project management in staffing, fee estimating, and scheduling.
- Conceives, designs, and prepares working drawings for new or modified structures.
- Must perform a variety of complicated problem solving tasks.
- Responsible for daily supervision of design and technical development of projects.
- Prepare suggestions to Project Manager for staffing requirements and production to keep project performance on track.
- Develop effective client relationships while bringing projects to fruition
- Keep design support team productive and efficient in production of the project.
- Responsible for check set review and code compliance review of assigned projects.
- Works with contractors to price, bid, and construct projects.
- Responsible for “micro-marketing” on a daily basis by effectively delivering firm services to clients, contractors, subcontractors and allied professionals.
- 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.
- 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.