G.H. Forbes Associates Architects is seeking to immediately hire a full-time Designer to join our team of seven. The office is located near downtown Royal Oak, Michigan. We specialize in a wide range of Public Sector Renovation and Death Care projects (cemeteries and funeral homes). The firm began more than 50 years ago, and the office offers a team-oriented, collaborative atmosphere.
The Designer will be provided with the opportunity to participate in all aspects of the design and construction of small to medium-sized projects under the guidance of a Principal Architect. Tasks will include consultant management, client communications, site investigation, design and production of construction documents, cost estimating, code research and construction observation. Our intent is to help you grow as an architect while you help us grow as a firm. Applicants should have excellent organizational and communication skills, a great attitude and a willingness to learn. A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of architecture firm experience are required. Proficiency with AutoCAD and experience with Revit are required. All employees are required to pass a background check due to work on Government Contracts.
We recognize that our employees are our greatest asset, each bringing a unique contribution to the office. We welcome input from all employees whether it be during design, construction administration or office procedures and environment. We offer a competitive base salary, health benefits, paid time off and company match 401K.
Come joint our team where we orchestrate creative solutions that respond to our clients’ needs and embrace culture. Our care is reflected in the environment, efficiency, and longevity of every project. Our office is small, with creative, cross-trained project managers and architects who offer a responsive and coordinated service. Design results from the aspirations of the client and context of the building and community while considering constructability and future maintenance.