Architect, Melbourne

SJB Architects, Melbourne

Position Description

SJB is seeking design focused, enthusiastic and passionate architects with a minimum of 5+ years’ experience delivering high quality projects to join our team. Experience in mixed-use, multi-residential / hospitality is preferrable. Work as part of a project team or manage smaller projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work collaboratively with the directors and project team to develop and resolve design intent throughout the project stages.
  • Manage complex projects or work within a skilled team under the direction of a project leader.
  • Direct SJB teams and liaise with clients, consultants and project stakeholders to ensure all aspects of the project are coordinated.
  • Plan documentation programs, manage team activities and monitor their progress.
  • Prepare concept and schematic design documentation and understand the town planning process.
  • Prepare design development, contract and detail documentation with forward-thinking design solutions.
  • Ensure design intent and excellent technical solutions are achieved throughout the project.

Skills and Experience

  • Experience working from concept design to project delivery.
  • Strong attention to detail and a passion to deliver outstanding design.
  • Excellent software skills; a high level of Revit proficiency preferred.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills and experience liaising with clients and consultants.
  • Solid understanding of Australian Standards and Building Codes.
  • Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively.

Benefits and Culture

  • Work in a studio that values an open and collaborative way of designing.
  • A strong, supportive studio culture with many social events.
  • Opportunities for flexible hours and/or workplace.
  • Career progression opportunities.

If you are looking for a great studio environment, in a great location, have a passion for well designed, responsive and sustainable architecture, apply for this role by submitting your CV + portfolio as a single PDF attachment (10MB max. file size) to the email address, with ‘Architect’ in the subject line.