Director of Architecture & Design
Rise Modular is a full volumetric modular technology company serving the multi-family apartment and hospitality development sectors in the Midwest. Its headquarters and this position are based in Minneapolis, Minnesota with its first manufacturing facility in Owatonna, Minnesota. The company expects to grow to multiple manufacturing plants over the next 3 to 5 years. The company is financially supported by a strong family office and is not dependent on venture or private equity capital. The company is also unique in its ability to self-develop through an affiliated development team.
The company designs, engineers and manufactures industry leading full volumetric modular units for the multi-family apartment and hospitality industries in the Upper Midwest. In addition, the company’s affiliated development arm executes select multi-family development projects and partners with other developers to bring key know-how of modular technologies and to share execution risk.
The Director of Architecture & Design is a key member of the Company and directs the organizational structure, hiring, management and work product of internal and external staff within the architecture and design functions that produce best in class full volumetric modular housing projects and modules to the hospitality industry.
The role integrates closely with the Plant Manager and the Senior Director of Purchasing & Supply Chain Management to ensure that the materials for the designs are fully evaluated, specified and can be ordered in quantity and cost sufficient to meet production requirements.
The organizational structure for the Design & Engineering team is based on three different target customers and delivery options, as follows:
Under any of these scenarios, the Architecture & Design Team is responsible for construction supervision, obtaining certificates of occupancy, and related post construction activities.
Preferred skills and experience
Above all else, our team members should have a positive attitude and be flexible as to job responsibilities. We have a collaborative, team focused, and fast-paced environment and welcome team members who are interested in working for a progressive and innovative organization.
For additional information about Rise Modular, please visit our website at www.risemodular.com
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Rise Modular is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.
Job Type: Full-time