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Architectural Technical Leader/Job Captain

J R Miller & Associates, Inc
Houston, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Architectural Technical Leader / Job Captain



Responsible for design development and construction documents of small-medium projects.  Assist and work with team in design development and construction documents of large projects. Interact with consultants and agencies.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Education: A degree from an accredited university in architecture, interior design, civil engineering or construction management or a degree in CAD drafting from a technical institute is desired.
  • Experience: Minimum of five (5) years' experience in production and coordination of documents in all phases of architectural practice desired
  • Experience with projects related to 1) manufacturing and industrial processes, and/or 2) aviation structures/hangars, and/or 3) solid waste/recycling facilities.

Communications and Collaboration

  • Ability to professionally communicate both verbally and in writing to delegate assignments to JRMA team, consultants, vendors and government agencies.
  • Coordinate projects with team members and consultants for status and project milestones.
  • Support supervisor in directing and managing assigned staff within agreed upon budget hours for the task.
  • Assist the Project Manager with Client coordination.
  • Provide input/feedback of direct reports to Project Architect/Technical Manager/Principal for review and evaluation.


  • Proficient in the documentation of project design in AutoCAD and/or Revit such as three-dimensional modeling, product or material research.
  • Follow the design intent of graphic and verbal directions during all phases of the project.
  • Interact with lead designer to solve project issues and integrate design intent with project document development through all phase


  • Demonstrate AutoCAD and Revit competency in advanced commands of editing requirements, drawing set up for any type of project, management and use of all AutoCAD/Revit files.
  • Possess knowledge of drawing setup, layers, plotting/publishing, dimensions, blocks, attributes, purge/audit/recover, and back up files and viewports.
  • Be familiar with collaboration tools e.g., Bluebeam, BIM360, etc.
  • Understand technical terminology of the architectural and construction industry.
  • Organize and generate set of working drawings, and fulfill requirements/deliverables of SD, DD, and CD phases.
  • Help select appropriate materials, systems and develop all construction details and systems.
  • Identify and resolve project conflicts and discrepancies. Propose solutions and review with supervisor as required.
  • Coordinate with government agencies, utility companies and obtain plan check approvals.
  • Assist in preparation of outline specifications and editing and coordination of master specifications.
  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the applicable building codes for independent code analysis and compliance.
  • Provide construction administration based on design intent with minimal project manager supervision.
  • Assist Project Manager with RFI responses, DCNs, submittal reviews, review and integration of agency comment responses.


  • Offered after a waiting period and approval.
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Long term disability
  • Vacation
  • PTO (personal time off)
  • Hybrid remote

J R Miller & Associates, Inc


Houston, TX
77070 USA