(Note: As of 7/8/23 we are still looking for qualified candidates)
James Kehl Architects is an emerging residential & commercial practice dedicated to creating inspirational, enduring architecture of varying styles and scales. We are seeking a highly motivated and creative individual to join our team.
At JKA, we value a respectful and warm environment that allows creative minds from diverse backgrounds to thrive. We are committed to investing in the professional development of our staff through mentorship opportunities and practical instruction. We strive to approach every day with a growth and learning mindset.
We are currently looking for a talented Designer with Project Management skills to join our studio. As a Designer, you will collaborate with clients, contractors, and our internal team to ensure the overall success of projects.
You will closely work with the Principal Architect to establish project guiding concepts, deliver design presentations, develop drawing submittals and technical documentation, and create design schemes. Autonomy and responsibility are greatly encouraged and opportunities to lead projects are available for the right candidate.
- 2 – 6 years of professional experience.
- Excellent design skills harmonizing with the office’s stylistic range.
- Exceptional visual and verbal communication abilities.
- Strong fluency in English (written and verbal).
- Proficiency in Revit, Rhino, Enscape, AutoCAD, and Adobe.
- Expertise with construction documents and details
- Research and application of residential, commercial, ADA codes
- Must be a current U.S. resident
- In-office position, some flexibility available
- Must be able to start by Aug 31st
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, office holidays, a professional education stipend, and paid time off.
Our office is located in the Westlake Village area, about 40-60 minutes west of Central LA.
James Kehl Architects is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We do not tolerate discrimination on the basis of gender, race, age, sexual orientation, nationality, ethnicity, religion, disability, veteran status, background, or creed. We value all employees and mandate that every employee demonstrates respect to and works professionally with others.
Forward your resume and portfolio, both in PDF format (15MB maximum), to email@example.com with the subject line “Designer / Job Captain” Include your availability to commence work and your desired salary requirements if any. We request no phone inquiries. Please do not apply if you are not experienced in Revit.