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KGD Architecture
Project Director & Designer
Posted: January 7

KGD Architecture is currently seeking an experienced and talented architect with both design and project leadership experience to join our team.  The position will include all aspects of design, from concept to Construction Documents. The work also requires project management experience of complex projects.  Candidates should be able to demonstrate leadership within a collaborative team environment and a commitment to a high quality of design as well as a personalized client service.


• 10+ years of commercial architecture design experience, including experience with large scale commercial and/or institutional projects.

• Bachelor or Master’s degree in Architecture required

• Architectural Registration preferred

• Excellent analytical, visual, and verbal communication skills

• Proven ability in problem identification, problem solving, and conflict resolution

• Experience with yield studies and creating different solutions to a program

• Experience in preparing construction documents and specifications, construction administration, and field observation.

• Extensive knowledge of building codes, zoning , and construction techniques

• Proficiency in Autocad, Sketchup, Revit, MS Office, and Adobe CS

To apply for the position, please submit a PDF of your resume and portfolio by e-mail to