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  • Architect

    MSI General Corp
    Job Description
    MSI General is seeking an Architect to join our team! We are one of the first fully integrated design/build construction firms in Wisconsin, with over 60 years of continuous profitability delivering excellence in design, estimating, and construction management.  This position focuses a great deal of attention upon accurate results. Clear, concise communication to internal team and external clients is required. Orientation will be to accomplish goals through systems and controls, which will be guided with calculated care. Ideas will be worked out in a creative, thorough and accurate manner.

    The Architect at MSI General is responsible for overall project design implementation, concepts and objectives.  This individual needs to work with a team to assist in complete a building that meets and/or exceeds the client's needs/program.  The Architect also develops a clear understanding of how the built environments affect the end users.
     
    Position Responsibilities:
    • Develop proposal and construction documents
    • Prepare plan sets that include; site plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, details sections, and other items as necessary to convey the design intent
    • Become familiar with municipal requirements including; zoning, setback, landscape, lighting, parking, easements, design standards, construction materials, allowable heights and area, signage and fire protection and alarms
    • Ability to participate in presentation to clients
    • Operation of MSI General’s current CAD program(s)
    • Graphic communication experience
    • Excellent communication skills, being a confident communicator in team environment
    • High competence in detailing and dissecting of building components
     Required Knowledge:
    • Current State of Wisconsin and local codes
    • Design/build process, Architecture/Design principles
    • Building materials and related construction types and techniques
    • Relationship between the design process and the construction process
    • Building systems – Structural, MEP, site analysis
    • Concept of value engineering from the initial design concept while still creating design excellence
    • Current drawing standards
    • MSI General’s current Master Specification requirements
     Qualifications Required:
    • BA Architecture
    • 3-5 years experience
     Qualifications Preferred:
    • Master of Architecture
    • 5-12 years experience
    • LEED AP or pursuing certification
    • State of Wisconsin Registration as an Architect
     Preferred Credentials/Certifications:
    • Member American Institute of Architects
    • Participation in AIA activities to earn required 18 CEU’s per year
     Visit our website to submit your resume:  https://msigeneral.com/career-opportunities/
     
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