Burns & McDonnell Entry-Level Architect in Kansas City, Missouri
The Assistant Architect will assist project teams to create world class designs for new projects, alterations and redevelopments on a variety of projects including corporate, healthcare, airports, institutional, industrial, manufacturing, government and military facilities. The Assistant Architect will work with the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting architectural plans according to budget constraints, environmental factors or client needs.
Assists in the architectural design of projects from the conceptual phase through construction administration.
Assists with modifying and reviewing production drawings for a variety of facilities including, but not limited to: healthcare facilities, airports, educational institutions, and governmental and military facilities.
Assists in designing interiors based on client vision and architectural needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.
Applies basic knowledge of commonly used architectural concepts, practices, codes, and procedures within the architecture industry.
Assists with research and complies project related data as required by the project managers.
Assists with correcting and updating drawings provided by senior architects to ensure corrections are made within multiple CAD related softwares.
Assists with client presentations, shop drawing review, and construction administration for the design of airports and military facilities.
Assists in performing field inspections, measurements or calculations for public and private clients.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in architecture from accredited program is required.
Basic software and computer skills required including AutoCAD, BIM (Revit), 3D Rendering Programs.
Knowledge in Microsoft Professional Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Strong attention to detail.
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Other Locations US-VA-Roanoke, US-VA-Norfolk, US-SC-Greenville
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing.
We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless.
Are you ready to create amazing?
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 191879