Desired level of experience: At least 5 to 7 years of professional experience in architecture
Preferred Education Level: Equivalent to graduating from an accredited five-year college or university (B-Arch) with major courses in architectural design
Professional license / registration: CA architecture license or equivalent
We are looking for the right fit:
Our growing company is looking for an agile, authentic and collaborative professional to join our studio located in the SOMA district of San Francisco. We are a firm of passionate, energetic and highly motivated individuals comprised of talented architects, interior designers and graphic designers with a full range of knowledge that translates into powerful and unexpected designs. The status quo is not an option in our work. At FENNIE + MEHL, we are a tight-knit team and are looking for candidates who share the values of our team.
Business culture :
Our studio is an open and collaborative culture that values - and truly encourages – ideas from all corners of the office. If you are looking for leadership opportunities in a design office, we want to speak with you. If you are looking for the cornerstone of your career, F + M offers many opportunities and college partners.
We really love each other, so our calendars have events like ski trips to Tahoe, bike rides and camping trips, as well as in-house design and tech training sessions, photo / mash-up competitions. video and walks. We all have causes we believe in, and F + M often provides matching funds to organizations our staff believe in.
At FENNIE + MEHL, we push the boundaries and believe in limitless opportunities in our designs. In this framework, we work hard and play hard. Our award-winning designs are inspired by what we love: art, travel, cooking, photography, beekeeping, and more. At F + M, we believe that life is design, 24/7.
Job overview – Architect:
The architect is a generalist role, and the candidate should possess the abilities to deal with aspects of architectural design and to assist senior management in production, project and client management, and related matters. The position is responsible for managing a wide variety of complex professional design project types and activities including: spatial planning and design, materials, details, structural systems and MEP, code requirements. The role includes contributing to the completion of the project and supporting business development activities and company operations.
The ideal candidate will be organized, creative and pragmatic with a solid foundation in design concepts and principles, practices and construction. Strong communication, collaboration, interpersonal and problem-solving skills are essential skills required for the job.
The architect will communicate and work closely with senior management and management of the company, customers, staff, consultants, suppliers and contractors. The position is a solid platform for personal career growth, leads directly to advancement to higher levels and supports the success and overall growth of the company.
Other aspects of the role include:
- Contribute to the production of conceptual and fully executed architectural and interior designs
- Ability to manage multiple clients and projects simultaneously
- Participate in and support the firm’s comic book activities
- Collaborate within project teams, with suppliers and consultants to produce successful design results
- Ability to create contract documents independently
- Support and contribute to the aesthetic, functional and production aspects of projects
- Assist senior leaders in the management and development of documentation, tool sets and systems, and functional / aesthetic resources
- Proficiency in modeling / drawing skills in CAD, Revit and working skills in Adobe toolset and MS Office tools
Because we are a team of passionate designers working together, we rely on our team members to be nimble and flexible, humble but motivated, with a customer-centric mindset. We are results-oriented and use our vast skills every day on multiple fast-paced projects.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and relevant portfolio examples of process and completed work addressing what makes you the ideal candidate to Chris Pasion at [email protected]
We offer an incentive compensation program, a retirement program, a flexible work schedule and a comprehensive benefits package. So if you’re up to the challenge, let’s talk more about joining our team of passionate designers!
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