Your design aesthetic is respected and called upon consistently. Your intense passion and borderline obsession for design freaks some people out. Tenacity is your mantra, learning and teaching aren’t mutually exclusive. Relatable? Keep reading.
Note: This position is also open in Los Angeles.
About the Opportunity
We are currently seeking a Job Captain with a minimum of five years’ experience at architecture or commercial interior design firms. At Blitz, Job Captains are designers with stellar technical skills and dogged persistence. They play a critical role in providing technical translation of the project design and are responsible for delivering effective and rigorous documentation (under direct supervision of the Lead Designer). Job Captains develop and coordinate architectural drawings with particular focus on constructibility, code compliance, coordination with external partners, and implementation of the Blitz delivery standards.
Our studios are highly collaborative and every team member contributes to project design, project delivery and administration, and client care. We uphold the highest standards of project delivery and professionalism, and the Job Captain will lead by example in all aspects of the delivery process. The ideal candidate will be disciplined, obsessed with details, naturally curious, and pursuing licensure (see Benefits).
5+ years’ professional experience at an architecture or interior design studio.
Accredited degree in architecture or interior architecture.
REVIT proficiency is required (power-REVIT users preferred).
Excellent technical and design skills.
Excellent verbal, written, and graphic communication skills, inclusive of 3D rendering skills; Enscape skills a huge plus.
Experience in architectural interiors preferred. Experience with core + shell / adaptive re-use a plus.
Working knowledge of the California Building Code, and experience interfacing with local agencies having jurisdiction.
Ability to work within a team environment and coordinate with the design team, clients, consultants, and contractors.
Candidates must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
Full-time employees receive four weeks PTO (including the week between Christmas and New Years when the office is closed).
Nine paid holiday days.
Flexible working hours with a 4-day week option.
Distributed work model.
Full medical, dental, and vision coverage.
401(k) with generous matching.
Strong continuing education support on both a firm-wide and an individual basis.
Salary increase upon licensure (successfully passed licensing exams are reimbursed too).
The Blitz team works hard and we make sure we take time to have fun and keep learning. We support our industry through a variety of events, and enjoy being part of the design and construction community. Blitz is delighted for the attention we get through awards and press, which highlight our workplace, hospitality, bio-tech, retail, higher education, international, and ground-up portfolio. Not to mention, our parties (virtual and in-person) are awesome.
Learn more about Blitz via Instagram (we love photos), LinkedIn, and of course our website.
How to Apply
Email your cover letter, resume, work samples inclusive of rendering samples, and salary requirements in a single document in PDF format to email@example.com. No phone calls or drop-ins please.
Blitz is a full service architecture and interior design firm specializing in workplace, commercial, retail, and hospitality design. We provide the complete range of architectural services required to take a project from programming through construction.
More than an architecture firm, we are a team of multi-faceted designers that utilize one another’s strengths to provide total design solutions. Our team is comprised of talented architects, interior designers, brand strategists, graphic designers, and communication specialists whose roles interweave and overlay to unveil novel ideas and provide solutions that cover a greater vantage.
We are agile and passionate architects and designers who abide by the doctrines of compelling design and technical rigor. We take risks and set trends. Above all, we are committed to fostering lasting partnerships with our clients, crafting experiences rooted in place, and creating projects with lasting value.