*Note: This is an in-person position located in Northern Virginia*
Sun Design Remodeling Specialists Inc. is a full-service Design/Build company that has been remodeling homes in Northern Virginia for over 32 years. We are the proud recipients of over 90 Design & Service Awards; Inc. 5000's fastest growing companies for the last 3 years; Washingtonian Top Remodeler for the last 2 years; and ranked # 22 on Remodeling Magazines Top 550 Remodelers in the U.S. under the Design/Build category.
Our employees create a remarkable experience for our clients with their consistent dedication to exquisite craftsmanship, hard work and communication. As one of the Top 100 Companies to Work For (voted "Best Places to Work" in 2012 & 2013 by Virginia Business Magazine), we hold ourselves to the highest standards in providing a great experience for our employees as well as our clients.
We are seeking an Architectural Designer with 3-5 years experience in residential remodeling. We need a team player who puts customer service first, has strong leadership abilities and respects the process we follow to get the job done. We appreciate flexibility, willingness to pitch in, and a great sense of humor.
The ideal candidate must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment (think Chicago ER). We work hard and play hard and are looking for like minded folks to join our awesome team!
Sun Design from an employee perspective:
Sun Design from a client perspective:
Job requirements include:
* The ability to perform site measures and create as-built drawings;
* Independently set-up, produce and develop plans, elevations, sections, and architectural massing/3D models (including mechanical and electrical requirements) in phases as needed for the remodel;
* Develop options and make revisions throughout each project;
* Prepare material estimates;
* Thorough understanding of building materials and construction methods;
* Knowledge of procedures for production of construction documents;
* Knowledge of building codes; and
* Strong project management and time management skills
This position requires designing a wide variety of residential remodeling projects using our Design/Build process. This includes: developing high quality designs on time and within budget; presenting creative design concepts to clients; the ability to understand, evaluate, and prioritize workload while responding to changing deadlines; strong project management skills; strong work ethics; will relate well to others and have the ability to work successfully among a team of peers.
Compensation is based on experience.
Benefits include paid vacation and holidays, medical and dental insurance, flexible spending account (FSA) and retirement plan.
Minimum Requirements: 3-5 years experience; advanced knowledge of and proficient in CAD; thorough technical understanding of residential remodeling; superior design skills and the ability to deliver practical, cost effective solutions; and sound knowledge of residential planning issues and building regulations.
Preferred Requirements: Proficiency in Chief Architect Premier X11; Experience in the Design/Build business model; Certified in kitchen, bath and/or interior design.
Please reply with resume and salary requirements.