We are currently seeking a Job Captain to work in our San Jose, CA office. The Job Captain will participate as a member of the project team in all aspects of preparing complete and comprehensive architectural construction drawings and specifications and coordinate the documents with project consultants and contractors.
Participate in the design phase activities by providing expertise in detail development
Participate in all construction phase activities
Conduct existing conditions surveys and prepare architectural base plans, sections, elevations and details as appropriate to document relevant conditions
Review applicable building and accessibility codes to create proposed layouts that are code compliant. Review proposed Test Fit Plans (proposed layouts) to confirm if there are any code issues.
Work with corporate standards and prepare project manuals.
Assist the design team by researching products and systems that accomplish the design intent
Prepare construction documents including, but not limited to: demolition plans; partition plans; reflected ceiling plans; telephone/electric/data plans; finish plans; large scale details plans; sections and elevations; detail drawings for millwork and cabinetry; schedules for doors, frames, hardware, architectural finishes and partition types; and construction specifications for all material, finish and product selections
Prepare bidding documents, general conditions and supplemental conditions that are part of the contract documents
Review and process all RFI’s and shop drawing/sample submissions and consult with the Studio Manager, Project Manager, and Project Designer, as appropriate, to ensure that the design intent is being maintained
Participate in the punch list process
Associates’ degree in Architectural Drafting or related field
Minimum 5+ years’ experience working on corporate/commercial interiors projects
Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of architectural design, building codes construction and costs
Proven ability to identify and solve problems and resolve conflicts
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work on multiple projects and effectively balance work load
Proficiency in Revit required. AutoCAD skills also highly desired
Familiarity with Photoshop, rendering software.
We offer competitive wages based on skills and experience, excellent benefits package including; Paid Time Off, medical, dental, 401K, pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts, and more. NELSON is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
If you have read this and feel this may be the career opportunity for you, please apply by clicking the link below. Due to the large volume of candidates, only qualified applicants will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies please.
About NELSON Worldwide LLC
NELSON is part of a global architecture, design, engineering, and consulting services organization with over 1000 Teammates in over 20 locations around the world and strong experience in a broad range of industries. NELSON is ranked in the top 10 of Interior Design Magazine’s “100 Design Giants” list. NELSON is also ranked in the top 3 firms specializing in workplace interior design, and in the top 20 for office architecture and design. For more information, visit www.NELSONonline.com.