Careers

 

Available Positions

JOB CAPTAIN – EDUCATIONAL PROJECTS

DESCRIPTION

GBA is an architectural design firm located in Costa Mesa that specializes in public school facilities. We are seeking a qualified Job Captain with previous experience in production of construction drawings and processing drawings through the approval of state agencies. Experience in planning, design development, working drawings, consultant coordination, client contact and construction administration is desirable

DUTIES

We are looking for a candidate who is motivated, enthusiastic, meticulous and organized.  Experience in planning, design development, working drawings, consultant coordination, client contact and construction administration is desirable.  Proficiency in production of construction drawings and processing drawings though city planning and building department is preferred

  • Prepare architectural drawings using AutoCAD and Revit
  • Support the design efforts of project architects
  • Coordinate with other disciplines and consultants
  • Assist in obtaining approvals through various governmental agencies
  • Work collaboratively and constructively with all team members
  • Ability to work well under pressure, complete deadlines, switch priorities as needed, and have an eye for details

SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS

Preferred Candidate Requirements:

  • Minimum 4 years professional architectural experience
  • Strong AutoCAD/Revit skills a MUST
  • Ability to work effectively to carry out the design direction of senior staff
  • Experience in producing detailed construction documents
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous experience with state agency approval process (DSA,OSHPD)

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor of Architecture or equivalent degree

SALARY/WAGES

Commensurate with skills and experience. This is a 40hr/week assignment with standard 8-5/M-F work hours at our Costa Mesa office.  Full benefits package includes medical, dental and 401k plan.

ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTER

DESCRIPTION

GBA is an architectural design firm located in Costa Mesa that specializes in public school facilities:  We are currently seeking an Architectural Drafter with 2+ years of professional experience in the production of construction drawings using AutoCAD and Revit.  Previous experience with educational projects a plus.

DUTIES

We are seeking a design oriented, core team member who has the technical ability to work effectively to carry out the design intent of senior staff. 

  • Prepare architectural construction documents using AutoCAD/Revit
  • Support the design efforts of project architects
  • Assist in obtaining approvals through various governmental agencies
  • Work collaboratively and constructively with all team members
  • Ability to work well under pressure, complete deadlines, switch priorities as needed, and have an eye for details

SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS

Qualified individuals will have two years minimum experience and proficiency in AutoCAD and Revit. You should be organized and have good written and verbal communication skills.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor of Architecture or equivalent degree

SALARY/WAGES

Commensurate with skills and experience. This is a 40hr/week assignment with standard 8-5/M-F work hours at our Costa Mesa office.  Full benefits package includes medical, dental and 401k plan.

PROJECT MANAGER

DESCRIPTION

GBA is an architectural design firm located in Costa Mesa that specializes in public school facilities:  We are currently seeking a Project Manager with 7+ years of professional experience, including previous DSA project experience. Candidate must have a competent design sense as well as a solid grasp of the built environment.

DUTIES

Produce construction documents and manage/oversee the work of others on multiple projects/deadlines.  Must be well-versed in the technical aspects of a project and able to produce flawless CD’s.. 

  • Prepare detailed architectural drawing sets using AutoCAD/Revit
  • Usher plans through DSA approval process in a timely manner
  • Coordinate and oversee the work of consultants and technical staff as needed
  • Manage deadlines and work on multiple projects/assignments concurrently
  • Work collaboratively and constructively with clients, consultants and GBA team members

SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS

Qualified individuals will have two years minimum experience and proficiency in AutoCAD and Revit. You should be organized and have good written and verbal communication skills.

  • 7+ years architectural experience
  • Experience in K12 architecture and DSA approval process
  • Ability to run a full project independently from initial design through close-out
  • Must be able to execute tasks and duties while meeting concurrent deadlines
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD/Revit

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor of Architecture or equivalent degree

SALARY/WAGES

Commensurate with skills and experience. Full benefits package includes medical, dental and 401k plan. 

For all employment inquiries, please forward resume and portfolio along with cover letter to [email protected]