SHED Seattle, LLC Design Staff, Architectural Design in Seattle, Washington
Job Description: Prepare detailed drawings of architectural designs and plans for buildings and structures according to specifications provided by architect. Produce drawings, using 3D building information design software (BIM) or by hand. Coordinate structural, electrical, and mechanical designs and determine a method of presentation to graphically represent building plans. Analyze building codes, by-laws, space and site requirements, and other technical documents and reports to determine their effect on architectural designs. Draw diagrams, using cross-sections and surveys, to represent elevations, topographical contours, and structures. Review rough sketches, drawings, specifications, and other engineering data to ensure that they conform to design concepts. Obtain and assemble data to complete architectural designs, visiting job sites to compile measurements as necessary. Draw rough and detailed scale plans for foundations, buildings, and structures, based on preliminary concepts, sketches, engineering calculations, specification sheets, and other data. Develop final construction plans that include aesthetic representations of the structure or details for its construction. Job Requirements: *Bachelor’s or foreign equivalent degree in Architecture, or a related field. *Six months of architectural design experience in: *Participating in pre-construction, pre-installation and regular progress meetings with design teams; *Preparing diagrams illustrating spatial relationships and functional adjacencies; *Communicating design ideas to clients and consultants using three-dimensional and two-dimensional computer aided design software; *Developing and maintaining digital models using 3D BIM software or AutoCad; *Utilizing Adobe Creative Suite and 3D modelling software to create rendered views of architectural designs; *Utilizing Adobe Indesign to assemble design presentations for internal and/or external review. *Position also requires education or experience in: Selecting finishes based on technical properties and aesthetic requirements; and Preparing contract documents (drawings and specifications) to be used for construction. Position at SHED Architecture & Design in Seattle, WA. To apply, please email resume to: email@example.com and include Design Staff, Architectural Design in the subject line.