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Architect II

Lenity Architecture, Inc. Portland, OR

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $75,000 to $80,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

 

Architect II

  • Are you a self-starter?
  • Does the spirit of cooperation move you?
  • Do you look for creative solutions to issues that may arise to keep a project moving forward?

Lenity Architecture is an award-winning leader in senior housing and commercial Architecture with an integrated team of nearly 40 professionals.

We are looking for a proactive, self-starter who looks for creative design solutions and is flexible enough to focus on a single client with a variety of project types or multiple projects in various stages of development.

Position Summary

As Architect II you will be responsible for finished plans, specifications, and approvals of materials and construction; assisting in the design development, and/or review planning concepts and solutions; developing architectural drawings to communicate planning concepts for project documentation and construction; and preparing and developing architectural documents, elevations, sections, details, etc.

We are looking for demonstrated proficiency in using advanced techniques and diverse architectural knowledge of principles and practices. Your contributions are to take responsibility for finished plans, specifications, and material approval; apply sound and diverse knowledge of architecture principles and practices in broad array of assignments and related fields; and supervise and guide overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters to ensure project and company goal and initiatives exemplifies the Lenity way.

Education + Experience

  • Bachelor of Architecture from an accredited university
  • Licensed or non-registered graduate certification
  • 6+ years of experience

Technical Skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, and Sketch Up, as well as business software (Word, Excel, Teams, Bluebeam & Outlook).
  • Proficiency in 2D and 3D sketching and modeling techniques.

Knowledge and/or understanding of project management software.

  • Experience managing others along with excellent verbal and communication skills.

General Objectives and Responsibilities

  • Develops architectural drawings to communicate planning concepts for project documentation and construction.
  • Prepares and develops architectural documents, elevations, sections, details, etc.
  • Assists in the design development, and/or review planning concepts and solutions.
  • Exhibits diverse knowledge of architecture principles and practices, uses advanced techniques, and has responsibility for finished plans, specifications, and material approval.
  • Applies sound and diverse knowledge of architecture principles and practices in broad array of assignments and related fields.
  • Supervises and guides overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters to ensure project and company goal and initiatives exemplifies the Lenity way.
  • Acts independently regarding architectural methods and complexities.
  • Develops technical construction details.
  • Anticipates and develops solutions to technical and design problems following established standards.
  • Knowledge of current building codes and possess the ability to successfully complete the permitting process with applicable planning officials.
  • Knowledge of addenda and construction change directive procedures.
  • The ability to review and respond to submittal and RFI documentation with sufficient knowledge and understanding of the project and industry.
  • Coordinates with engineering and other consultants.
  • Consults with manufacturers, evaluates and helps select project related materials and specifications. Performs product research.
  • Communicates with other disciplines, vendors, and contractors to ensure incorporation of all information into project requirements and provides support, as necessary.
  • Assists Management in writing specifications as needed.
  • Receives instruction on specific assignment objectives, complex features and possible solutions and independently performs assignments. Devises new approaches to problems encountered and discusses with project manager as needed.
  • Directly supervises architects, designers, and technicians. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Compensation:

Lenity Architecture is an equal opportunity employer that promotes a productive and collaborative work environment for employees. We offer a generous benefit and compensation package including medical + dental insurance, 401(k) – upon eligibility, PTO, holidays + one floating holiday, coffee, doughnuts, and so much more! Exceptional salary and benefits to those who qualify.

To Apply:

If you are ready to join a team that takes pride in what they do and tries to put their best foot forward with each personal interaction, then send your resume and work samples today!

Company Description
Lenity Architecture is licensed in over 20 U.S. states with architects in five additional states. With our team of over 30 employees, including architects, engineers, drafters, site planners, permitting experts and administrative staff, our experience working with a wide range of different state and local jurisdictions means that our team is able to navigate even the most challenging processes.

The word “lenity” is defined as the quality of being mild or gentle towards others. At Lenity Architecture, this simple but powerful word takes the form of strong relationships that make the commercial architecture or senior housing planning, design and building process seem effortless to the client. Since our inception, we have planned and designed hundreds of projects and along the way we’ve always put relationships first. Our goal is to provide our clients a seamless and profitable planning, design and building experience while enriching the lives our staff, clients and those that enter the walls we help build.

We strive to live up to our name and have found that a spirit of willingness, enthusiasm and respect are powerful drivers of long-term success. Decades of experience have taught us that regardless of the project size or complexity, there is great reward in seeing it through as a team.

Lenity Architecture, Inc.

Why Work Here?
Productive + collaborative work environment. Generous benefit + compensation package - medical, dental, 401(k), holidays and much more!

Lenity Architecture is licensed in over 20 U.S. states with architects in five additional states. With our team of over 30 employees, including architects, engineers, drafters, site planners, permitting experts and administrative staff, our experience working with a wide range of different state and local jurisdictions means that our team is able to navigate even the most challenging processes. The word “lenity” is defined as the quality of being mild or gentle towards others. At Lenity Architecture, this simple but powerful word takes the form of strong relationships that make the commercial architecture or senior housing planning, design and building process seem effortless to the client. Since our inception, we have planned and designed hundreds of projects and along the way we’ve always put relationships first. Our goal is to provide our clients a seamless and profitable planning, design and building experience while enriching the lives our staff, clients and those that enter the walls we help build. We strive to live up to our name and have found that a spirit of willingness, enthusiasm and respect are powerful drivers of long-term success. Decades of experience have taught us that regardless of the project size or complexity, there is great reward in seeing it through as a team.

Address

3150 Kettle Court SE

Portland, OR
USA

Industry

Construction

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