Architectural Project Manager

Kollin Altomare Architects - Chicago, IL

Full-time

For more than 20 years, Kollin Altomare Architects has designed and reimagined four- and five-star properties in over 25 states and four countries. We’ve also made our mark in luxury residential, retail, dining and mixed-use. From offices in Long Beach and Chicago, our diverse staff of architects and designers provides full-service architecture, interior design and planning services. We are proud to have been involved in the design and renovation of over 350 hospitality and leisure projects spanning the East and West coasts, Hawaii, Mexico, the US Virgin Islands, Ireland and Argentina. Driven to be Creatively Responsible and Responsibly Creative, we deliver inspired solutions that surpass the expectations of both our clients and their customers. Kollin Altomare is LEED certified in Building Design and Construction, licensed in 25 states, and a longstanding member of the AIA and NCARB.

Long Beach, California

Architectural Project Manager

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

You’re organized. Super detail oriented. And not only have a great way of communicating with people, you like doing it. As a licensed architect or someone pursuing your license, you’ve spent the last 10 years turning great ideas into all kinds of great hospitality and commercial spaces. But your current firm doesn’t quite feel like home. Our growing Long Beach office might just be the place for you. And you might just be the new Project Manager we’re looking for.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Planning, interpreting, organizing, and managing projects through all phases of development
  • Establishing and monitoring budgets, managing project team and preparing schedules to ensure efficient utilization of resources
  • Ensuring project conforms to contractual agreement with client
  • Effectively managing consultants and other construction trades, as well as governmental agencies
  • Effectively managing project budget to ensure profitability
  • Effectively managing project to ensure completion within allocated time period
  • Maintaining ongoing, positive and productive client relationships
  • Ensuring project needs are satisfied through efficient use of resources
  • Effectively and proactively coaching, mentoring and providing performance enhancing feedback to team members
  • Implementing processes to reduce risk and exposure in all areas of each project
  • Directing all construction administration activities, including scheduling, shop drawings process, field observations, reports, change orders and pay requests
  • Ensuring efficiency, quality assurance and code compliance on all construction administration activities
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the Senior Manager

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • A professional degree in architecture with 10 years of Hospitality / Commercial Project Manager experience
  • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, Bluebeam Revu, MS Office, CSI Specifications, project and construction administration
  • Thorough knowledge of local, state and national U.S. Building/Code requirements/ regulations
  • Excellent communication skills and collaborative, team-player approach
  • High professional standards and aspirations
  • Legal Authorization to work in the US mandatory

This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions, but it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

WE OFFER:

  • A competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Benefits for full-time employees include: 50% or greater company paid group medical insurance benefits and 100% paid dental benefits, 401K program w/matching, profit sharing, 10 vacation days per year, 6 paid holidays per year, 4 personal/sick days per year
  • A creative, innovative work environment
  • Fun, family-friendly company culture with social and networking events
  • Wellness/fitness facilities, healthy work-life balance, reduced Friday summer hours
  • Weekly lunches, office snacks, gourmet coffee/tea

APPLY TODAY:

For consideration, send your cover letter, resume and examples of work (as a single PDF document) to HR email specified by Indeed. Use the subject line: Project Manager

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Hospitality/Commercial Project Manager: 10 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

License:

  • Architecture degree (Required)
  • Architectural license (Preferred)