• Project Architect

    Posted Date 1 month ago(3/28/2018 12:06 PM)
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    # of Openings
    Job Location
    US-IL-Elgin | US-IL-Elgin
    Relocation Assistance
  • Job Description

    Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.


    Dewberry is currently seeking a Project Architect to work in the Peoria, IL or Elgin, IL office.



    The Architecture Practice is seeking a proactive licensed Project Architect to join our talented staff.  The ideal candidate must be client focused, with an ability to collaborate and communicate with Principals, Project Managers and Junior Design Staff.  Technical proficiency and an ability to develop and maintain design intent throughout all project phases is necessary.  As part of a team, you will work on a variety of project types and be instrumental in the growth and development of the office. 

    Required Skills & Required Experience

    • Illinois-licensure, LEED AP required.
    • Experience working with public agencies, including Cities and Counties, preferred
    • Responsible for leading small project teams and developing detailed design and construction documents
    • Responsible to develop specifications and perform material, product selection and research.
    • Able to perform code analysis, due diligence and feasibility studies.
    • Collaborate with Principals, Project Managers and Design Staff throughout the project lifecycle.
    • Responsible for development and monitoring of scope, schedule and budget on architectural aspects of projects.
    • Responsible for developing architectural work plans and tasking, supervision and mentoring of assigned project personnel.
    • Participation in Construction Administration for assigned projects.
    • Proficiency in use of MS Office, CADD and REVIT programs.
    • Participate in the firm’s Quality Control Process.
    • Perform other related work as apparent or assigned
    • A professional degree in Architecture and a minimum of 7 years of experience is required.



    *At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.


    *Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.


    *Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report.  These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.



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