Project Architect

Osterhaus McCarthy - Chicago, IL

Full-time | ContractEstimated: $92,000 - $130,000 a year

Job Description:

Osterhaus McCarthy is seeking a Project Architect with 2 to 4 years of relevant experience in residential and mixed-use project types. Candidate should have skills and interests in all phases of the project accompanied with skills in design presentation, technical documentation, and process coordination. The

candidate will contribute to the development of multiple projects in a small office environment requiring versatility and team commitment. A strong work ethic and desire for advancement are encouraged.


- Undergraduate or Professional Degree in Architecture

- 2-4 years of relevant architectural experience is preferred

- Proficient in AutoCad, Sketchup, Revit, Photoshop, and Publisher

- Some knowledge of the City of Chicago and IBC building codes

- Experience with CD set development from scheduling through enlarged details

Company Overview:

Osterhaus McCarthy LLC is a small architectural firm with a portfolio of successful small to medium scaled residential and mixed-use projects throughout the City of Chicago and other regions of the U.S. and Caribbean. Currently, a large percentage of their work is private villa and resort design in the Turks and Caicos Islands along with residential multi-unit buildings in Chicago. Their projects are known for their restrained and timeless design. They believe in finding solutions that serve the practical needs of the client, adhering to the technical restraints and possibilities of the appropriate construction type, and furthering the contextual design aesthetic to create buildings of integrated quality.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • relevant: 2 years (Required)
  • Architecture: 2 years (Required)

Contract Length:

  • 5 - 6 months

Full Time Opportunity:

  • Yes

Work Location:

  • One location