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Intern Architect

Type of Job:
Internships
Discipline:
Architecture
Name of Firm:

Kossman Development Company

Job Location:

Pittsburgh, PA

OBJECTIVE:
Kossman Development Company is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Intern Architect. The Project Architect position is responsible for architectural design and documentation as required for new construction projects and renovation projects throughout the portfolio. Architectural projects vary in size and scope and each project typically requires interaction with various departments, tenants, vendors and contractors. This position will be responsible for carrying a project forward from initial tenant contact to successful completion while keeping Senior Management informed and involved on a daily basis. This includes managing and supervising all aspects of the project: client contact, space programming,
architectural design, construction documentation, construction administration and close-out.
 
REPORTS TO:
Director of Architecture
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Coordinate project requirements of new construction and renovation projects with senior management and perform architectural design and construction documentation for all types of facilities; including development of preliminary space plans and final design documents to accommodate tenant build-outs.
  • Consult with senior management and tenants to determine architectural preferences, functional and aesthetic needs, budgets and other factors that affect planning and designing tenant improvements.
  • Review and verify existing conditions as part of preliminary design phase.
  • Assists Leasing and Construction Departments with projects as required or as directed.
  • Participates in construction phase activities including submittal reviews, RFI responses, construction coordination meetings and punch lists.
  • Responsible for updating and maintaining building standard details.
  • Coordinates with clients and management team to identify tenant needs.
  • Coordinates with Construction Department regarding material take offs.
  • Participates in the development and integration of architectural CAD software and processes to improve efficiencies.
  • Ability to work with all levels of the employees and external contractors.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously – Planning, Prioritizing & Goal Setting
  • Strong verbal, written, graphic and illustrative skills - Communication
  • Self-motivated and takes Initiative - Initiative
  • Attention to details
  • Strong Organizational skills
  • Collaborative attitude – Team Work
  • Completion of task oriented – Commitment to Results
  • Attention to Quality Control and other company standards
  • Ability to make decisions and work with minimal supervision – Decision Making & Problem Solving
  • Excellent customer service skills - Including, strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. – Customer Focus-Internal/External

To Apply: Please contact Jared Baker (jjb@hcadvisors.net).

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