Based in Old Town Pasadena, we are an active firm of professionals, driven by our passion to create innovative design solutions for our clients.

Careers

SWA Architects is currently seeking multiple full-time candidates with healthcare experience to join our expert team to assist, support, guide, and lead in providing creative solutions to our diverse range of clients.  Interested parties should submit tailored & coherent resumes and/or portfolio via email to mailto:hr@swaarch.com with the respective job title as the subject heading.

 

CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATOR

Position Summary:

► Construction Administrator with at least 10 years’ experience overseeing technically complex healthcare facilities, construction projects, and OSHPD procedures
► A strong understanding of construction process paperwork handling, including but not limited to RFIs, Submittals and Schedules.
► In depth understanding of Contract Document Drawings and Specifications.
► Builds and maintains favorable working relationships with Clients, Contractors and all other team members
► Perform on-site observations and produce field reports
► Makes substantial completion inspections/determination and prepares certificated with list of deficiencies and other close-out activities.
► Expert verbal, written and organizational skills
► Excellent Interpersonal and time management skills

Requirements:

► Bachelor’s Degree in related field of Architecture from an Accredited Institution is desired
► AutoCAD and REVIT Architecture knowledge a plus
► Knowledge of California Building and Fire and Accessibility Codes
► Legal authorization to work in USA

 

PROJECT MANAGER

Position Summary:

► Project Manager with 15 years or more experience in project management
► In depth construction document preparation and coordination experience
► Construction administration experience
► Solid comprehension of State and Local Building Codes, including Accessibility
► Experience with OSHPD projects is a plus
► Experience working with clients and leading teams
► Expert verbal, written and organizational skills

Requirements:

► California Architectural License registration desirable
► Degree in related field of Architecture from an Accredited Institution is desired
► AutoCAD and REVIT Architecture knowledge a plus
► LEED Accreditation encouraged
► Legal authorization to work in USA

 

JOB CAPTAIN

Position Summary:

► Job Captain with 10 years expertise
► Knowledge and experience in all phases of architectural projects
► Ability to collaborate with team members
► Solid comprehension of State and Local Building Codes, including Accessibility
► Proficient skills in Revit Architecture, AutoCAD, Sketch-Up and Microsoft Suite are a must
► Detail-orientated and collaborative team member
► Strong verbal, written and organizational skills
► Self-motivated and quick learner
► Effective presentation skills

Requirements:

► Bachelor’s Degree in related field of Architecture from an Accredited Institution is desired
► Professional Architectural License pursuit preferred
► LEED Accreditation encouraged
► Legal authorization to work in USA

 

JUNIOR DESIGNER

Position Summary:

► Junior Designer with a minimum of 3 years' expertise
► Proficient skill with REVIT, AutoCAD, Sketch-Up and Microsoft Suite a must
► Detail-orientated and collaborative team member
► Strong verbal, written and organizational skills
► Self-motivated and quick learner
► Legal authorization to work in USA

Requirements:

► Accredited Bachelor’s Degree in related field of Architecture desirable
► Legal authorization to work in USA

 

 


SWA Architects provides architectural design, planning, and consulting services in a fully integrated manner to public, healthcare, industrial, and commercial clients.  For over 30 years, our dynamic and experienced team has been dedicated to providing superior service. Based in Old Pasadena, we are an active and growing firm of 40 professionals driven by our passion to create innovative design solutions for our clients.

SWA Architects offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package with medical & dental insurance options, along with sick and vacation time.

SWA Architects is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We want to have the best available person in every job. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, religion, marital status, age, gender, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.