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ESD Partners, an award winning practice that specializes in financial, medical, and retail projects, is looking for energetic and innovative candidates to maintain its standard of architectural and design excellence. We hire talented individuals who are passionate about great design. At ESD, we offer the opportunity for challenging and creative thinking within a continuous learning environment.

Project Architect

ESD is an expanding Uptown Charlotte Design/Architect firm heavily involved in the Financial, Commercial, Education and Retail market sectors. We are currently searching for Project Architects with a self-starter, hands-on approach, to join our team.

Job Description:

Successful candidates must be well-rounded, and able to be involved from start to finish of projects while balancing technical and people skills- knowledgeable with technical aspects of the design process, including Building Codes and Commercial construction standards, as well as able to interact and coordinate services with engineers, consultants and clients.

Candidates will be working at multiple levels of Corporate Management. Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, as well as high levels of creativity, imagination and vision are a must.

Candidates need to have a strong work ethic, be eager to learn, work hard and advance.

Key Responsibilities:

Planning, Coordinating and Managing activities on single or multi-discipline projects.

Participate in the preparation of Design and Construction Documents in AutoCad along with the necessary specifications for securing bids or negotiations with General Contractors.

Participation in specifying products and materials along with shop drawing reviews and construction administration services.

Minimum Job Requirements:

Excellent design and drafting skills and proficiency with the following computer-aided design products: AutoCAD and Revit.

A keen eye for the detail of specific tasks, combined with an understanding of how such specifics fit in with the project as a whole.

Strong organizational, project management and planning skills.

Ability to multi-task with ease.

An analytical mind with excellent problem-solving ability.

Degree in Architecture or Technical School with strong AutoCad and Revit production skills.

Experience with recent versions of AutoCad, Revit and Microsoft Office Products.