Job Postings

7/23/2020 – Draftsperson – Lenore Weiss Studios

LWS is a small, boutique architecture and interior design firm with offices in Northfield and Chicago Illinois. Our firm provides a full range of design services, delivering highly customized living and working environments throughout the Chicagoland area.
We are seeking an enthusiastic team player to join our studio. The candidate must be a very well-organized self-starter looking for a small firm with an entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit. Currently, we are looking for a part-time CAD Draftsperson to help prepare all phases of drawings: presentation through contract documents in Archicad.
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture or Interior Architecture
Must be able to work independently and be self-motivated
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proficiency in Archicad and 3D visualization as well as Adobe Suite applications, MS Word and Excel
Knowledge of the development of design and construction documents
Certification or state licensure is a plus.
WFH negotiable.

Salary commensurate with level of education, experience and qualifications.
Commensurate with experience
Chicago, IL, US
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6/29/2020 – Architectural Designer/ Interior Designer – 2 Point Perspective, Inc.
2 Point Perspective is a versatile firm that works on a wide variety of residential and commercial projects. In addition, we specialize in sustainable and LEED certified buildings and spaces.

Our sister company, ON POINT Design Build specializes in boutique medical build-outs with a high level of design. Team members work on projects for both companies.
We are seeking a mid-level architectural team member who also has a strong interest in interior design to add to our team.
With our wide range of projects, the ability to change directions quickly is helpful!
The ideal candidate will have:
-3-10 years of experience
-an interest in interior design and finishes
-strong Revit skills
-sketchup skills
-good project management capabilities
-the ability to wear many hats
-the desire to be part of a strong team in a small firm
Salary Range: TBD based on experience
United States

Lisa Elkins
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1137 W. Webster Avenue
c/o 2 Point Perspective

6/22/2020 – Construction Risk Manager – National Equity Fund, Inc. (NEF)

National Equity Fund, Inc. (NEF), a leading syndicator of low-income housing tax credits, is
seeking a Construction Risk Manager to conduct or oversee construction due-diligence
reviews for proposed rehab, renovation, and new construction projects; monitor progress
and performance of projects under construction; assist asset management staff in evaluating
properties and physical needs for existing portfolio. Provide or review written reports
regarding findings, make recommendations including value-engineering alternatives.
Monitor construction progress on multiple projects for quality, cost, and schedule
compliance. Provide support to our CDC/General Partners and assist in the development
of solutions to meet quality, cost and schedule objectives. Also, provide support to internal
staff regarding general construction practices and assist in devising solutions to address
issues on project. Review and approve or comment on all disbursement request for equity
and non-equity payments as submitted by internal and external parties. This position is
located in Chicago.
The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Civil Engineering,
Construction, or Construction Management. Eight to ten years of progressively responsible
experience in construction management with at least two years’ experience in residential
projects. Prior experience with for-profit housing developers, non-profit community
development corporations or the development of affordable housing a plus. Also, needs
proven knowledge of construction methods and practices, particularly in the areas of new
residential construction, residential rehab, renovation, and International Building Code
Standards. Experience in contract and construction document reviews, oversight of third
party consultants and the development and presentation of value engineering alternatives.
Superior oral/written communication and interpersonal skills. Must develop and maintain
effective working relationships with NEF and LISC staff, non-profit developers, lenders,
local and state government officials and other professional staff.

We offer a competitive salary, along with a comprehensive benefits package.
Submit resume and cover letter with salary requirements via fax to (312) 360-0804,
e-mail to, or mail to National Equity Fund, Human Resources
Department, 10 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 1700, Chicago, IL 60606.
Competitive Salary
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6/17/2020 – Project Architect – Searl Lamaster Howe Architects
Searl Lamaster Howe is a studio of creatives, designing toward craft, and beyond trend. Engaging clients and their sites, in the creation of home, everywhere.

The firm portfolio includes custom residential, as well as commercial and institutional projects that range from master planning to renovations to restorations to new construction. The firm works nationally and abroad yet prides itself on a hands-on approach to each project.

SLH is looking for a licensed architect to fill a project management role. As a small practice, high priority is placed on all staff being client-facing, attentive and approachable.

Position entails: Involvement in design process from inception to completion; accountability for completeness and accuracy of documents; leading drawing production and coaching of junior staff (for mid to larger scale projects) and self-directed work (for smaller projects); project schedule and budget management.
Job Requirements:
Working knowledge of the following: Custom residential design; building systems, detailing & technology; building codes & standards, team leadership & delegation; construction administration services.
Candidate should be fluent in AutoCADD and/or Revit, and hold either a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture.
Minimum of 5 years experience working in residential architecture offices.
United States

Pam Lamaster-Millett
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500 N Dearborn St
Suite 1050