Douglas Pancake Architects, Inc. Published: August 17, 2017
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Architect, Project Architect, Project Manager


Seeking an experienced architect for our Irvine office.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manage the research, planning, design, construction documents and construction administration for multiple projects.
  • Provide leadership and direction to assure projects are completed on time and in budget by developing schedules, and monitoring the project team's progress towards deliverable schedules and milestones.
  • Collaborate and coordinate with subconsultants, including mechanical, plumbing, electrical, structural, civil, and interior designers.
  • Interface with all Agencies with Jurisdiction over project (planning, zoning, fire, OSHPD, etc.)
  • Ensure quality standards and office production standards are met by reviewing all documents prepared for each project.
  • Maintain active status on existing permits, including permit modifications during construction, and ensure compliance and final certification.
  • Provide quality service by working closely with others to ensure fulfillment of clients' needs.
  • Prepare cost projections for permit and construction impact fees.
  • Obtain proficiency in ArchiCAD and other required computer software to document a project and guide a team through all phases of design and construction.


  1. A Degree in Architecture from an accredited university.
  2. Architectural License preferred, or actively seeking IDP and professional license
  3. Experience in large multi-story, residential, and institutional projects.  OSHPD experience is a plus.
  4. Familiarity with BIM, Revit, ArchiCAD is a plus.
  5. A minimum of 10 years of architectural design, production, and technical experience through all phases of project design, documentation, and construction administration, with 5-10 years of proven organizational and project management experience.