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🔗Architect – Preservation Architectural Team

  • Full Time
  • Chicago, IL
  • 65K-85K USD / Year
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: Historic Preservation
  • Job Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in architecture
    • Degree in Historic Preservation or closely related field or equivalent experience or interest is a plus
    • 5+ years of experience in an architectural practice
    • Experience directing small production team
    • Experience working within Secretary of the Interiors Standards is a plus
    • Experience with National Park Service is a plus
    • Professional registration as a licensed Architect is preferred
    • Understanding of Revit and AutoCAD in creating and developing construction documents
    • Effective communication and organizational skills
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point)
    • Experience with Sketch-up or other comparable modeling software
    • Specification writing, experience with BSD Spec link is a plus
    • Experience with cost estimating at the programmatic phase and throughout construction document phase
    • Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
    • Accurate attention to detail

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Website Bailey Edward Design

Voted as Crain's top 100 Best Places to Work in Chicago, and one of the leading Illinois Architecture, Engineering, and Interior Design Firms, Bailey Edward, is looking for full-time responsive Architect for our Historic Preservation Team to become a part of a collaborative, high-energy studio where professional growth is emphasized. Guiding mission-driven clients, Bailey Edward’s integrated responsive designers transform the built environment for the social good. The firm recognizes the needs of people, places, and the planet; we solve problems and improve the lives of others through consensus building and insightful, sustainable, and acclaimed solutions. The firm passionately serves clients who make an impact locally, regionally, and nationally. We improve communities and invite you to do the same.

• Model firm values of responsiveness, creativity, and professionalism
• Assist with developing design and technical aspects of historical projects from concept through construction, including regulatory reviews.
• Perform historical research, hands-on condition assessment, and material analysis
• Technical writing may include preparation of National Register nominations, Determinations of Eligibility, condition assessment reports, Historic Structure Reports, Building Preservation Plans, and historical specifications.
• Engage in architectural projects by providing construction document production and research to prepare specifications.
• Provide research and support for the preparation of cost opinions
• Attend Owner / Architect / Contractor meetings throughout the project, including during construction
• Consult with the Supervisor regarding unusual complexities and developments