Architectural Project Manager
Oakbrook Terrace, IL Architecture
Job Type

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 manager with 6-10 years of professional experience after graduation. A minimum bachelor’s degree in architecture is required, but a professional or master degree in architecture is preferred. The candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates should be able to work as part of a team, but also independently with limited guidance from senior staff. This is NOT an entry level position. A positive attitude is important as well as the ability to juggle multiple projects and deadlines. Production and review of construction documents is required. Knowledge and understanding of MEP drawings and systems is a must. Proficiency in AutoCAD, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office products are required. Revit knowledge is a plus, but not required. Licensure or path to licensure are not required, but a plus. Interplan is a small office and candidates will be asked to fulfill multiple rolls. We also work with very fast project turnarounds. We are looking for someone to grow with the company and be here long term. 


Position Summary and Qualifications:

· 6-10 years of experience working on commercial architecture projects

· Excellent communication skills

· Ability to be a team player as well as work independently

· Great attitude, ready to hit the ground running

· Preparation of construction documents

· Review the work of and provide guidance to junior staff

· Working knowledge of building codes

· Minimum Bachelors of Architecture, but professional degree preferred.

· Software requirements: AutoCAD, Photoshop, Revit, Sketchup, and Microsoft office

· Located in West suburb of Chicago (Oakbrook Terrace, IL)

· Licensure or path to licensure are not required, but a plus. We will aid in satisfying IDP/AXP requirements and we pay for licensing exams and offer time off for CEU’s.

· Limited travel opportunities (site visits and client meetings)

· Paid vacation, 401K, health insurance

· Full time position and compensation is based on experience

· Commercial, retail, and restaurant design work both free standing and interior build outs.

· Client communication and interaction is required

· Knowledge of MPE systems is a must

· LEED AP a plus