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  • Project Architect

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(10/24/2018 11:16 AM)
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    GMA Architects, Inc.
    Job Location
    US-IL-Downers Grove
  • Overview

    GMA Architects has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Project Architect in Chicago with 5-10 years of experience.  This is an opportunity to work in a fast paced environment working with CAD technology, and to be involved in all phases of the design process for our design/build commercial projects. 


    Partnered with the ARCO/Murray Family of Companies, GMA Architects is a full service design and construction firm.  Our design team provides architectural services including Creative Design, Project Management, ADA/Code Compliance, Building Assessment and Reuse, Addition and Renovations, Historic Preservation, Master Planning, Interior Design, Space Planning and Construction Administration. Click here to learn more about GMA's amazing benefits!


    • Provide site and space planning for construction project managers.
    • Review building code, local zoning, and park covenants.
    • Prepare presentation drawings as required.
    • Attend client meetings, coordinate with construction project managers, structural, electrical, and civil engineers.
    • Review project scope with construction project managers.
    • Produce architectural documents for permit submittal as well as construction.
    • Review and coordinate construction documents content with construction project manager, consultants as it relates to projects.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or related field required.
    • 5-10 years experience.
    • Autocad and Revit experience required.  Standard office software (Photoshop, Word, etc.) preferred.
    • Ability to develop presentation drawings (colored site plan and elevations) required.  3D modeling / rendering preferred.
    • Ability to develop preliminary designs into construction documents.


    We Offer a Competitive Benefit Package that Includes


    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • 401k
    • Profit Sharing
    • 1 Month Paid Sabbatical after 5 years of employment
    • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
    • Yearly bonus potential


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    GMA Architects is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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