Project Architect

YBA Architects

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YBA Architects is seeking a Project Architect with excellent design skill and a strong knowledge of architectural design. This position will involve all stages of design and construction, with a focus on mixed-use multi-family, office and retail work of all scales.

The primary function of a Project Architect is to lead a team while guiding the project to craft the most beautiful result while being mindful of the budget and the community at large.

The ideal candidate must meet the following qualifications:

§  At least 7 years’ experience practicing architecture.

§  Must have local experience taking at least two projects all the way through.

§  Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Architecture, Drafting, Design, or equivalent.

§  Full documentation production for a ground up building.

§  Team management experience.

§  Experience working with contractors, sub-contractors and consultants.

§  Previous experience working on mixed-use multifamily projects.

§  Knowledge of Oregon building codes and LEED standards.

§  Proficiency in Microsoft, Revit, AutoCAD and SketchUp required; Adobe Suite, Lumion, VRAY a plus.

§  Self-motivated, energetic, and organized, with strong communication skills

YBA Architects is a planning, architecture, and interior design firm based in Portland, Oregon. As a group of diverse individuals, we seek to investigate all project types with freedom and collective dedication. We strive to marry current economic demands, community interests, and global concerns with human experience and contemporary craft.

YBA Architects offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package to include: medical, dental, vision, and reimbursement plans, education reimbursement program, and paid time off (PTO).

Please submit resume and portfolio along with a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to with “Project Architect” in the subject line. Please include salary requirements and availability, and please do not send attachments exceeding 6 MB. Responses without cover letter will be discarded without review. No phone calls, please.

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