Project Architect / Architectural Design Staff

The Project Architect and Architectural Design Staff positions are responsible for the development of project design intent, and for the production of complete, accurate, and well-coordinated documents. They will also be responsible for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating projects of varying complexity and/or multiple projects simultaneously.


Specific responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Coordinate and supervise Project Team. Direct and coordinate consultants as needed.
  • Adhere to both CDH and the Client guidelines and meet deadlines within budget for each project.
  • Plan and develop architectural projects.
  • Meet with Client and Contractor(s) to provide interpretation of contract documents.
  • Make design and documentation decisions using discretion and good judgment.
  • Assist in proposal/marketing efforts.
  • Ensure accuracy and completion of all project related tasks.
  • Assist the Project Manager in establishing the project budget and program development.
  • Travel to Project Job Site or Design Office as required to facilitate design and construction.
  • Contribute as required to the overall quality and success of the project, studio, and firm.


  • May directly supervise Architects. Responsibilities directly involving subordinates include: training, planning, assigning and directing work and aiding in problem resolution.


  • Graduate of an NAAB accredited program.
  • Registered Architect preferred
  • Strong understanding of building systems and documentation.
  • Strong Construction Documentation (CD) skills.
  • Ability to manage and create work in Revit. Proficiency in Photoshop, LUMION, and/or other design presentation software preferred.
  • Strong communication, coordination and organization skills.
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team of professionals to meet project objectives.
  • Competency in all aspects of design and documentation typically acquired through 5-10 years of professional architectural experience, preferably in healthcare.