Zaro Architects are seeking the following positions

 

please send your curriculum and portfolio to

info@zaroarchitects.com



 

 

Junior Architect

 

 Job Description                                                                      

 

 

Purpose of Classification:

Assist Architects in the preparation of plans and specifications for the construction and/or alteration of buildings.

 

Distinguishing Characteristics:

This is first in a series of three classifications. It is distinguished from the Architect in that the Architect independently prepares plans and specifications for construction and/or alteration of buildings.

 

Scope/Key Responsibilities: 

Drafting of projects; picking up redlines; small design tasks as a part of a larger design; creating sheet layouts; and performing quality assurance on drawings. Additionally, the candidate will perform preliminary code analysis under the supervision of an architect and create preliminary renderings for clients.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of architecture and architectural principles and techniques.  

  • Knowledge of types of building materials and construction methods. 

  • Knowledge of the methods and techniques of CAD design

  • Knowledge of federal and state facility and code requirements.

  • Knowledge of structural, mechanical and electrical engineering relating to building costs. 

  • Skill in drafting architectural plans.

  • Willing to carry out a project from conceptual stage to materialization

  • Strong graphic skill and sensibility

 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Architecture or related field AND (1-3) years of architectural experience Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.

 

 

Required Experience:

 

    • AutoCAD proficiency required 

    • Revit proficiency 

    • 3D-Max and VRay

    • SketchUp  

    • Microsoft Office (word, excel, outlook) required. 

    • Microsoft Project or Access experience a plus. 

    • Adobe creative suite (indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)

Interior architect / FF&E Specialist

 

  Job Description                                                                      

  

Purpose of Classification:

Assist Architects in the preparation of plans and specifications; in addition to interior design and fit-out coordination with the architectural team.

 

Distinguishing Characteristics:

This is first in a series of three classifications. It is distinguished from the Architect in that the Architect independently prepares plans and specifications for construction and/or alteration of buildings.

 

Scope/Key Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate and work with senior designer(s) in the development of overall design concepts.

  • Prepare schemes and sample boards to include, furniture, fabrics, and accessories

  • Select and document necessary specifications, schedules and material references; approved colors, finishes, materials required into a spec book.

  • Prepare spec sheets for all selected and custom items.

  • Develop necessary and appropriate budgets required for the assigned project.

  • Request pricing from suppliers

  • Assist in the preparation of Purchase Orders

  • Review shop drawings and follow up on all manufactured items.

  • Contact with client/consultants/vendors on all FF&E matters and attend site meetings.

  • Be informed and regularly updated on various FF&E supplies and materials relative to design/decoration purposes and budgets.

  • Update and maintain the FF&E library.

  • Carry out all the above responsibilities and all necessary documentation within set time schedule and meet project progress schedule

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Familiarity and knowledge of both traditional and contemporary style of interior materials, furnishings, accessories and artwork as well as architectural materials and it’s application in design projects.

  • Passionate and aware of global design trends and FF&E supplies.

  • Strong knowledge in sourcing for high-end FF&E and finishes on large and small projects.

  • Familiarity and comprehension of working on FF&E project cost and budget control.

  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

  • Skill in drafting architectural plans.

  • Willing to carry out a project from conceptual stage to materialization

  • Strong graphic skill and sensibility

 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Bachelor Degree/Diploma in Architecture/Interior design or related field AND 5 years of architectural experience Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.

 

Required Experience

  •  

    • 3D-Max and VRay

    • SketchUp  

    • Microsoft Office (word, excel, outlook) required. 

    • Microsoft Project or Access experience a plus. 

    • Adobe Acrobat experience required, Photoshop.