Whether you’re just beginning your career or you’re an experienced professional, you will find tremendous opportunity at Lionakis. We are a multi-discipline design firm with services in architecture, engineering, planning, interior design, graphic design, sustainability and access compliance that focuses on delivering high quality and inspirational projects in several core markets, including Civic, Commercial, Education and Healthcare. At Lionakis, you’ll be an integral part of a passionate and collaborative team.
Do you thrive in an imaginative and inventive environment? Are you someone who flourishes when part of a cohesive team where collaboration and ideas flow freely? Want to work for a firm that's taking concrete steps towards Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion? We’re looking for an experienced Architect I to join our Education team in Sacramento. Our Education team work on various projects from K-12 to higher education. We offer a robust bonus plan, flexible hours including work-from-home and every other Friday off options.
An ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of all phases of a project, from design to construction, and a resilient passion for sustainability and ingenuity. We are looking for a stellar individual who wants to change the world, one project at a time. Sound like you?
As the Architect I, you will...
Be responsible for the development and coordination of drawings and specifications, including consultant coordination of projects.
Coordinate with project leads to develop solutions for design problems, including program compliance, code compliance, and agency interface.
Be responsible for technical oversight and coordination of project activities with clients, consultants, contractors, and staff.
Participate in construction administration for projects.
Assist project leads in identifying and addressing issues affecting project delivery, budget, construction costs, schedule, and any risk management issues.
Be responsible for completing and maintaining code review and analysis through the completion of the projects.
Assist project leads in preparation of and adherence to project management plans.
Coordinate with project leaders to develop plans, address and find solutions for project-related issues, and be actively involved with senior staff on projects that are more complex in nature.
Coordinate with the project team for completion of tasks consistent with project timelines and budgets.
Advise project leads of potential client and consultant requested changes to scope of work; determine cause and effect to project budget and schedule on larger project.
Ensure that The Lionakis Way standards for design, quality control, and production are followed.
Participate in all phases of the design process, and have the ability to work on a variety of projects simultaneously.
Assist in complete quality control reviews as appropriate.
Be responsible for delegating tasks to staff as well as coaching and supporting staff’s professional development.
Assist in the development of presentation materials to support project team’s design and marketing efforts.
Demonstrate excellent time management and organizational skills.
Be detail-oriented, collaborative, and proactive in completing work accurately and meeting deadlines.
Assist project team and market/studio leadership with other duties that may be assigned.
Architect I Qualifications – The Must-Haves (Required)
Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture or equivalent and a minimum of 5 years architectural project experience
Proficient with BIM/Revit software programs, MS Office Suite, Bluebeam
Prior experience with Civic projects
Architect I Qualifications – The Like-to-Haves (Not Required)
Compensation DOE. We offer health benefits, competitive paid time off, and a 401(k) matching program!