Architectural Project Coordinator
Oakbrook Terrace, IL Architecture
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Interplan is a commercial architectural firm located in Oakbrook Terrace, IL specializing in restaurant and retail design work with large nationwide clients.  Interplan was founded over forty-nine years ago and has offices in Oakbrook Terrace, Orlando, Fort Worth and Philadelphia.  We are looking to grow our full-time staff in our Oakbrook Terrace office and we are seeking a full-time Architectural Project Coordinator. This candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in Architecture and two (2) plus years of experience in an architectural office.  This team member assists with coordination of all aspects of assigned projects: develops creative design concepts and solves design problems for projects, prepares presentations, and designs drawings and details. Experience with and the ability to travel and conduct site visits a PLUS.  

Requirements

 

· Produces architectural construction documents.

· Runs a small project or series of small projects with minimal oversight from a Project Architect or Project Manager.

· Solves basic design issues and produces architectural construction documents and specifications.

· Completes designated scope of work within allotted time budgeted.

· Delegates, reviews and accepts responsibility for work of CAD Technicians.

· Assists with coordination of all project efforts, administrative and technical, to ensure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects. 

· Researches and applies codes, limited interaction with code enforcement agencies.

· Takes initiative to learn new architectural skills.

· Coordinates with engineering disciplines, including running a kick-off meeting.

· Received and assimilates project information from the Project Architect/ Manager and the client.

· Works with the Project Architect/ Manager to provide the appropriate level of customer service.

· Paid vacation, 401K, health insurance 

· Full time position and compensation is based on experience


KEY TECHNICAL SKILLS:

· Strong skills with AutoCad and/or Revit, MS office, and Adobe Suites

· Good understanding of zoning and building codes

· Good understanding of the architects’ scope of services

· Ability to effectively communicate with municipal officials, clients and contractors


KEY PERSONAL TRAITS:

· Effective written and oral communicator

· Team oriented

· Self-starter

· Accountability mindset for self and team

· Highly organized

· Ability to see tasks through completion