Careers

Careers

It’s hard to believe that only 12 years ago Reztark was a one man studio started in a garage. We’ve seen a lot of changes since then, as we’ve grown into a fully integrated multi-disciplinary studio that continues to support our vision. Embracing our Midwestern roots, our Cincinnati office continues to be the heart of our organization while our offices in the Seattle and the Tampa Bay area allow us to better connect to our clients around the globe.

 

If you desire a nimble, dynamic work environment, we’re the place for you. We operate with a startup mentality. We seek to provide our clients with innovative and effective design solutions. We design and bring to realization, projects that span all disciplines, ranging in scale from retail fixtures to large mixed-use, and master planning developments. Please view open positions below.

PROJECT ARCHITECT

We are seeking a Project Architect with a minimum of 10 years of professional experience to work on ground-up low and mid-rise multi-family residential, retail, podium and/or mixed-use projects from planning through construction, being documented in Revit, for projects in the United States and Canada. Candidate will coordinate with consultants and in-house staff to provide solutions and details, create efficient Revit model documentation, review drawing sets for QC, and ensure production of deliverables by agreed upon timelines and budgets while reporting to a Project Manager. Ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a high degree of technical understanding of the architectural and construction process, being able to complete/oversee the design development and construction document phases as well as being knowledgeable of construction techniques. Candidate must be proficient using Revit in a professional setting to design and document as well as work independently, creating and manipulating the model. Candidate must be flexible and able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced collaborative environment.

Responsibilities under a Project Manager

  • Review shop drawings and samples with periodic direction
  • Develop responses to contractor questions, inquiries, RFI’s etc. with periodic direction
  • Prepare punch-lists and field observation reports with periodic supervision
  • Guide, instruct, and educate junior co-workers in architectural detailing, code compliance and documentation process
  • Detail and Redline documents to provide junior co-workers direction

 

The person we are looking for:

  • Quality driven, self-motivated, multi-tasker able to work toward multiple deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills with a proven track record of meeting deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Energetic team player with a positive attitude
  • Detail oriented with a commitment to design excellence, because you understand design matters
  • Experience working directly with clients through effective communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrates Leadership qualities
  • Able to resolve complex issues with innovative solutions

 

Required Skills and Education:

  • Bachelor or Master in Architecture
  • 10 years experience, post-graduation, in construction document preparation
  • Strong Technical Skills
  • Comprehensive knowledge of building codes and systems
  • Comprehensive knowledge and ability to detail exterior and interior wall systems
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction and construction technology
  • Revit and AutoCAD Proficiency
  • Proficiency in all design and documentation phases: Planning, Concept, SD, DD, CD, CA
  • Working experience with architectural and engineering proposals
  • Skilled management of internal design team staff and project consultants
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the USA
  • Candidate will work on site in our Cincinnati, Ohio office
  • Please no freelance or contractors

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • 3D Modeling (Rhino/SketchUp/Revit Concept Massing)
  • Experience with 3D printing
  • Experience with VR

 

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ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER

We are seeking an Architectural Designer with a minimum of 5 years of professional experience to work on ground-up low and mid-rise multi-family residential, retail, podium and/or mixed-use projects from design through construction, being documented in Revit for projects in the United States and Canada. Candidate will be coordinating consultants and in-house staff to provide solutions and details, create efficient Revit model documentation and ensure production of deliverables by agreed upon timelines and budgets. Ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a high degree of technical understanding of the architectural and construction process. Candidate must be proficient using Revit in a professional setting to design and document as well as work independently creating and manipulating the model. Candidate must be flexible and able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.

 

Responsibilities under a supervisor:

  • Create and establish a vision for new projects with an ability to convey that vision to project staff
  • Ability to translate their vision into a constructible reality assimilating all components, systems, etc.
  • Represent the firm to clients and the public in a professional manner
  • Creative problem solving skills with a keen ability to provide multiple solutions to given problem
  • Ability to keep team focused from initial presentation to full delivery of services
  • Reviews shop drawings and construction documents for quality control
  • Develops responses to contractor questions, inquiries, RFI’s etc.

 

The person we are looking for:

  • Quality driven, self motivated, multi-tasker
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Detail oriented with a commitment to design excellence
  • Experience communication and presenting to clients
  • Proven leader who is willing and able to coach less experienced staff as needed
  • Experience with marketing and business development efforts
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • Motivated to continuously learn and grow as a designer
  • Master Planning on large mixed-use developments a plus

 

Required Skills and Education:

  • Bachelor or Master in Architecture
  • 5-10 years experience post graduation
  • Strong Technical Skills
  • Comprehensive knowledge of building codes and systems
  • Comprehensive knowledge and ability to detail exterior and interior wall systems
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction and construction technology
  • AutoCad Proficiency, REVIT, 3D modeling programs and Concept
  • Proficiency in all design phases (SD, DD, CD) and design and construction document coordination
  • Knowledge of architectural and engineering proposals
  • Skilled management of internal design team staff and project consultants
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the USA
  • Candidate will work on site in our Cincinnati, Ohio office
  • Please no freelance or contractors
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • SketchUp
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
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General Inquiry

If you do not see a position that fits your skills, we would still love to hear from you. In your cover letter please include why you would be a great addition to our team. We want to know what makes you tick. If you are applying for a creative position, please include a pdf portfolio or link to your website, applicants without a portfolio will not be reviewed.

 

Preferred Skills for all employees:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Microsoft Office
  • Positive Attitude
  • Eager to learn
  • Embrace technology and innovation
GENERAL INQUIRY