Junior Architect at 1st Lake Properties

Posted in Architecture 6 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Metairie, Louisiana





Job Description:

Favrot & Shane Companies, a Metairie, La. real estate developer, design-build firm is adding an Architect to our team multifamily design and renovation professionals. 

What you will:


  • Work with studio Architects in developing construction documents.

  • Participate in all phases of construction, from program development, through construction administration, for both new construction and renovation and rehab of our multi-family projects. Coordination with engineering consultants;

  • Coordination with other architects, trades, superintendents, and ownership to accomplish project goals;

  • Assist in reviewing project submittals for accuracy, feasibility, and cost-effectiveness;

  • Conduct site visit and field review, assessment, and reporting on construction progress and problems.

To be successful, you will need:


  • Experience in an architect’s office or related construction field in a graphically focused, production oriented capacity

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or related field

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Proficiency in 3D modeling software such as REVIT and Sketch up

  • Proficiency in CAD designing and presenting detailed drawings

  • Familiarity with all building codes. IBC, NFPA, ADA etc.

  • Architectural License not required.

You will receive:


  • Competitive salary

  • Paid time off, which includes holidays, generous vacation time, sick time, and up to 2 paid days off per year for working safely

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance; group life insurance and supplemental life insurance; and, short and long term disability insurance

  • 401k with a generous company match