Director of Architecture
Konik PrimeStaff
Minneapolis, MN
Director of Architecture Konik PrimeStaff is partnering with a dynamic Design / Build company seeking to add a Director of Architecture to their progressive and innovative organization. Working with the company’s affiliated development team as well as in partnership with other developers, the Director of Architecture will direct the organizational structure, hiring, management and work of internal and external staff within the architecture and design functions for multi-family housing and hospitality projects. Responsibilities - Lead the in-house design team and coordinate the efforts of external consultants - Attend meetings with clients, consultants, vendors as required from initial meeting throughout project phases - Executes the full scope of architectural services for internal projects or outsources the initial concept design work and key specialty service roles to outside firms on a case-by-case or integrated partner basis. - Collaborates with customer’s design and engineering teams - Works with brand standards for hospitality clients and adapts them to the company’s production standards and internal processes. - Participate in the design phase activities by providing expertise in detail development - Oversight of design development and construction documents - Responsible for construction supervision, obtaining certificates of occupancy, and related post construction activities.
Qualifications
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture
Licensed Architect in the State of Minnesota or ability to become licensed in MN
Significant successful experience designing multi-family housing projects
Experience with BIM software and Autodesk Revit
Experience managing a team and delivering quality timely plan /specification deliverables
Experience working in a cross-functional design team environment across design, engineering and multiple consultants
Deep domain expertise, operational experience and interpersonal skills to gain confidence of customers and drive high quality outcomes on a time, cost, and customer satisfaction basis
Ability to work in a collaborative team atmosphere

Konik PrimeStaff is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other protected class status.

Konik PrimeStaff has been a leader in the technical staffing industry for more than 45 years, providing the fastest and easiest link between employees and employers. Konik PrimeStaff has specialized in placing professional, qualified personnel in Minnesota and western Wisconsin businesses since its inception and maintains a strong commitment to customer service.