SGPA Architecture and Planning
  • Full-Time
  • San Fr

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SGPA Architecture and Planning is a leading architectural design firm with offices in San Diego, San Francisco, and Fresno.  For over 50 years, we’ve become specialists in projects that feature or blend retail, residential, education, senior living, and wellness.  Our practice, committed to enhancing the quality of people’s lives through smart design, is rooted in creative approaches, effective management, and technology.

We are currently seeking motivated Designers with 3-5 years of experience and excellent computer and graphic design skills to join our architecture design team in San Francisco.

Candidates should possess the following skills:

  • Bachelor degree in Architecture or equivalent design degree
  • Interest in sustainability, planning, and the built environment
  • Excellent organizational capabilities
  • Professional communication skills (written and spoken)
  • Ability to work well in a deadline intensive environment
  • Excellent design and graphic skills
  • Ability to take direction and learn quickly
  • Experience in Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite programs (Photoshop and InDesign), and / or MS Office is a plus
  • SketchUp experience is a must

Candidate responsibilities include:

  • Development of 3D Renderings
  • Design exhibits
  • Presentation preparation and organization
  • Development and coordination of Site Planning and Colored Elevations
  • Assisting senior staff in color and materials board preparations
  • Maintaining and updating the materials library
  • Maintaining graphic and branding standards in design content
  • Work under the collaborative direction of Project Architect, Project Manager, and Senior Designer to develop design concepts that respond to Firm and Client objectives
  • Development and preparation of Construction Documents
  • Prepare 3D models of proposed designs utilizing presentation modeling and/or BIM software

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including 401k, medical, dental, paid vacation, and flexible spending options. Capable and enthusiastic job performance will be rewarded with opportunity and responsibility. Our unique office schedule of 7:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Thursday allows you to enjoy longer weekends, as the office closes at 11:30am every Friday. SGPA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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