Saharchitects is hiring an architect
At Saharchitects, we are a full service, boutique architectural practice which provides excellence in service and design, specialised in residential projects. We engage meaningfully with our clients so that together we positively transforme the way they live.
We are searching for a highly motivated , pro-active and dynamic Architect to join us in creating the most beautiful homes for our clients .
Please submit your CV, a short covering letter, portfolio (PDFs only, not more than 7MB) and salary expectations using the email address below:
Only CVs strictly corresponding to this profile will be taken into consideration for a selection.
Saharchitects is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in Luxembourg. Applications will be processed in the strictest confidence.
Job Description :
You contribute to and support architectural projects. You help prepare designs, complete construction documents, write up building plans and assist in the presentation of materials. You work under the direct supervision of a senior Architect with the goal of eventually moving up to that position with experience. The work is very collaborative in nature. Most of the work is done in an office setting, although you occasionally visit construction sites as well.
Duties and Responsibilities :
In order to assist with architectural projects, you perform many different tasks :
Collaborate on Design Projects
You will help plan and design buildings. You brainstorm project ideas, complete design drawings in Vectorworks (CAD program) and assist in reviewing project proposals, remaining a part of the process from conception through development.
You complete and file much of the paperwork that is involved in the design process. You create proposals and complete construction paperwork for buildings. In order to ensure that projects follow legal specifications and company procedures, you ensure all required documents and paperwork are submitted before the construction process is started.
Communicate with Involved Parties
You maintain communication with all parties involved in the project. You communicate with contractors to monitor the progress of a project, and you are sometimes responsible for communicating with clients as well, noting their requests, answering their questions and sending them project updates.
Coordinates Project Details
You will coordinate the details of an architectural project. This includes building specifications, dimensions, assisting with initial project research and outlining project schedules and tasks.
You are deeply logical thinkers with an eye for detail and design, and an ability to solve problems efficiently. You are highly organised, multi-tasker who embrace flexibility and can prioritise many different duties and projects at once. You have no problem meeting deadlines and are capable of communicating effectively with your clients and working as part of a team.
Possessing a Master’s degree in architecture
Demonstrating proficiency in Vectorworks (or ArchiCAD ), in 2D and 3D
Having experience producing construction documents
Professional experience with an architecture firm in Luxembourg, minimum 3 years
Being able to use Microsoft Office, Ergo and work in Mac environment
Fluent in English and French , Working proficiency in German or Luxembourgish will be considered as an advantage