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Job Opening | Project Architect in Champaign

Job Opening    Architect



One of the leading Illinois Architecture and Engineering Firms, Bailey Edward, is looking for responsive Architect to become a part of a collaborative, high-energy studio where professional growth and client satisfaction are emphasized. The successful Candidate must have a passion for creating innovative solutions with a desire to grow and maintain Client relationships.


The Candidate must be able to apply sound and diverse knowledge of architectural principles and practices in a broad array of assignments and related fields. He or she must be able to oversee projects from start to finish, supervise project team members, and be the point of contact for clients and consultants, while exhibiting responsibility for accuracy and timeliness of work projects.


  • • Model firm values of responsiveness, creativity and professionalism
  • • Apply Bailey Edward Policies and Procedures
  • • Act independently regarding architectural methods and complexities
  • • Consult with Supervisor regarding unusual complexities and developments
  • • Plan, direct and supervise architectural aspects of report, design or construction projects
  • • Supervise, coordinate and review work of consultants and engineers
  • • Execute complex or novel assignments requiring development and implementation of new or improved techniques and procedures
  • • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of finished plans, specifications or approval of materials and construction
  • • Attend Owner / Architect / Contractor meetings throughout the duration of the project, including duringconstruction
  • • Willing to travel domestically
  • • Apply the applicable industry codes and standards to architectural work performed
  • • Promote work share within the other Bailey Edward offices



Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture


  • • Professional registration as a licensed Architect
  • • LEED accredited professional is preferred


5-10 years of experience in an architectural practice with 3+ years demonstrating skills as a project architect and/or project manager on small to medium-sized projects.


  • • Institutional and/or government project technical production and/or detailing experience (new construction and renovation)
  • • AutoCAD mastery in creating and/or developing construction documents
  • • REVIT experience with developing construction documents
  • • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • • Excellent analytical, organizational and problem solving skills
  • • Accurate attention to detail in all matters technical and project process related
  • • IBC or similar building code and standards knowledge
  • • Shop drawing and submittal review and processing experience
  • • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point) proficiency
  • • MasterSpec or similar standard specification section compilation and editing experience a plus


  • • Salary commensurate with experience
  • • Excellent benefits package offered

Position Reports to: Branch Manager
Location: Champaign, IL