ARCHITECT

Jones Petrie Rafinski is a consulting engineering/architectural firm with offices in Elkhart, South Bend and Fort Wayne. We are growing our team of talented and dedicated professionals, and we are looking for a Graduate Architect/Licensed Architect to work in our South Bend office. We offer engineering, landscape architecture, architecture, planning, surveying and consulting services on a wide variety of projects for both the municipal and private sectors.

Responsibilities:

      ▪ Designs and manages architectural projects.
      ▪ Confers and collaborates with clients, engineers, or other disciplines on wide
        variety of planning and design projects.
      ▪ Develops, modifies and reviews drawings for architecture projects.
      ▪ Demonstrates creative thinking abilities and contributes to firm-wide design
        excellence and problem solving.
      ▪ Demonstrates understanding of the relationship between design and
        constructability.
      ▪ Participates in managing client relationship.
      ▪ Assist in preparation of proposals; participates in public presentations.
      ▪ Actively promotes collaborative and innovative culture.
      ▪ Proactively engages staff and provides opportunities for development.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of a Bachelors degree in Architecture and be on a path to licensure. Candidate should also have the ability to apply creativity and energy to innovative and unique projects. Other requirements include:

      ▪ Proficiency in AutoCad and Revit
      ▪ Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel, and Outlook
      ▪ Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Sketchup preferred
      ▪ Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
      ▪ A strong focus on the quality of deliverables to allow for best possible
        outcomes for our clients
      ▪ Ability to proactively pursue new business opportunities, prepare proposals and
        otherwise promote the firm's services
      ▪ Ability to work in team environment
      ▪ Ability to effectively meet deadlines