Architect - Industrial Market
Nashville, TN  / Jacksonville, FL  / Birmingham, AL 
Posted 8 days ago
Job Description

We are seeking a full-time Project Architect with experience working on large industrial, manufacturing, and/or commercial projects.

This position can be located in the Nashville, Knoxville or Jacksonville.


  • Perform work on all phases of various architectural projects including design development, preparation of presentation drawings and specifications, design review, coordination, and correlation of construction drawings.
  • Prepare schematics, design development, and construction documents.
  • Develop, modify, and review production drawings and edit project narratives and specifications.
  • Research materials to determine the appropriate selection for the project.
  • Plan, coordinate, and administer projects from the initial programming stages all the way through to construction administration.
  • Review construction submittals and assist the project manager in construction administration.
  • Analyze client problems and develop architectural solutions to those problems.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's/Master's degree in Architecture.
  • Minimum of 5 years of design experience is required. Strongly prefer industrial, distribution, or manufacturing facility design experience but not limited to.
  • Demonstrated proficiency using AutoCAD, REVIT, Sketchup, and PhotoShop software is required.
  • Ability to interact professionally and comfortably with a variety of personalities and communication styles and build and maintain excellent interpersonal relationships.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Word and Excel.
  • Excellent time management skills.

Desirable Skills that are a "Plus":

  • Architectural license is preferred but not required
  • Digitally curious and comfortable diving in and working with coding and automation
  • Design automation skills, including the application of parametric design tools such as Dynamo and Grasshopper
  • Software Coding - especially with Python, and/or C#
  • Working with Revit's API
  • Power BI for data visualization

* You must include a portfolio of work samples along with a resume/CV in your online application.

Gresham Smith is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Gresham Smith provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender, national origin, status as a protected veteran, disability or any other classification protected by law.

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Gresham, Smith and Partners is committed to fostering a diverse workforce and is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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