Feb 25, 2022

Junior Architect

  • Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
Full time Architecture Construction Design

Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated Junior Architect with 1-3 years of experience. The candidate will be exposed to all phases of architectural projects from project field dimensioning to schematics to assisting with construction administration.

Essential Duties and Qualifications

  • Site surveying / drafting of existing conditions in AutoCAD
  • Drafting architectural plans
  • Preparing construction documents
  • Assisting with construction administration
  • Preparing presentation materials


To Join Us, You Must have the following Capabilities:

  • Understanding of construction drawings, requirements, and standards
  • Junior Technical expertise
  • Flexibility to go out in the field as well as office.
  • Strong hand and CAD drafting skills.
  • Expert proficiency with all applicable software packages including but not limited to AutoCAD, MS Windows; MS Office, including MS Word, Excel, and Outlook; Adobe Suite.
  • Collaborative and professional work ethic, team player
  • Ability to be flexible in multi-tasking and assignment adjustments.
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to effectively meet deadlines.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to adapt and prioritize, meeting deadlines, in a fast-paced environment with supervision.
  • Sense of urgency, quickly responding to urgent matters
  • Creative thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Professional yet personable demeanor
  • Detail oriented with strong analytical skills
  • Proactive nature and initiative
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality, utilize judgment


In addition to our competitive wages and incentives, we provide the opportunity to become an integral part of the continued growth of our organization. We hire only the best and the brightest; if you consider yourself capable of becoming a contributing member of our team, please forward your cover letter, resume, portfolio, and vaccination card, which is required to work for our firm. Non-national applicants must have a U.S. work authorization ID/Permit, valid for at least 1 year from the date of hire.

David Smotrich & Partners LLP is a WBE and an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State or Local law.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic team please submit a cover letter, contact information, work samples and proof of vaccination to info@dsmotricharch.com. Candidates must currently reside in the NYC metropolitan area. Salary is commensurate with Experience

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