Architectural Project Coordinator

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Kristen Padavic

PSW is a leading urban residential and commercial community developer headquartered in Austin, Texas, and building in Austin, Dallas, San Antonio, and Seattle. As an urban infill developer, we are exclusively focused on developing communities in thriving neighborhoods surrounding major downtowns. Our vertically integrated approach to development is at the heart of our success, with in-house expertise, including civil engineering, architecture, construction management, sales, customer service, and property management, driving our innovative approach to design and construction.

PSW is looking for a talented individual to be a part of the design team located in Austin, Texas. We are seeking an industrious self-starter with expertise in architectural design and construction document production. The primary role of Architectural Project Coordinator is producing architectural drawings for single-family, multi-family and other mixed-use project types.

This position reports to the Director of Architecture.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor (5 yr.) or Master Degree in Architecture.
  • 3+ years working in an architectural office, with the following experience:
    • Working knowledge of local zoning codes and some experience with reviewing civil engineering drawings and land plans.
    • Ability to review structural and civil drawings for completeness and coordination with architectural drawings, with the assistance of a project manager.
    • Producing construction documents under the supervision of a project manager. A thorough understanding of all drawings that are needed to construct a building is required.
    • Working knowledge of IBC and IRC.
    • 2+ years of construction observation is preferred but not required.
    • Presenting design work to clients or internal teams in a succinct, clear and professional manner.
    • Software: Working knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD and Adobe Suite.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assisting project team during Concept and Schematic Design, by creating models and drawings to help design progress.
  • Draw and coordinate land plans under supervision of Project Manager.
  • Performing zoning and building code analysis.
  • Producing construction documents from SD through CD's.
  • Assemble presentation materials and assist in creating all project presentations.
  • Performing Construction Observation on projects under construction.

Compensation and Benefits: This is a full-time salaried position. At PSW, all employees participate in profit sharing, in combination with a base salary package. We also provide full health benefits as well as retirement savings options.

Physical Demands / Work Environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by a candidate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Other Duties: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. A detailed job description may be obtained from the hiring manager. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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