WORK AT C2 DESIGN GROUP

C2 Design Group offers a rewarding career path, a collaborative, close-knit work environment and the opportunity to take your expertise, talents and leadership qualities to the next level. As a small firm, we value the ability of our team members to take projects from design through to final completion, leading the client through the decision-making process every step of the way. We are all able to wear many "hats" in the office, which allows us to function efficiently, effectively and smoothly on a daily basis. Come join our team and take part in designing and shaping the Capital Regions future.

C2 has been named as one of the Albany Business Review Best Places to Work.

 

OPEN POSITIONS

Architectural Designer
(Full-Time Position)

C2 Design Group is currently seeking a talented Architectural Designer with a minimum of 1-3 years’ experience to join our Schenectady office. The qualified candidate will possess a desire to learn and grow with the firm. We design spaces where people live, work and play.

Responsibilities
The qualified candidate will follow direction from a Principal or Project Manager and assist project teams.

  • Assist with all phases of a project from schematic design to construction administration

  • Assist with production, documenting existing conditions, drafting and modeling

  • Assist with project and materials research

  • Prepare presentation materials and design boards

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Architecture degree

  • Minimum of 1-3 years of experience

  • Proficiency with Autodesk Revit and AutoCAD is required

  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite and Sketchup is preferred

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Desire to learn and be part of a collaborative design team

  • Focused on IDP

 

Project Architect
(Full-Time Position)

C2 Design Group is currently seeking a talented Project Architect with a minimum of 7 years’ experience to join our Schenectady office. The qualified candidate will possess a desire to learn and grow with the firm. We design spaces where people live, work, and play.

Responsibilities
The qualified candidate will be capable of handling a diverse range of projects. The candidate will have the opportunity to serve as the firm’s design lead.

  • Design-oriented

  • Manage multiple projects of varying size

  • Ensure quality project deliverables while adhering to client budgets and schedules

  • Coordinate with / lead consultant teams

  • Maintain client relationships

  • Mentor staff while serving as a team builder and motivator

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Architecture degree

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience as a lead designer or project manager

  • Design, production and technical expertise through all phases of design

  • Creative and thoughtful design experience with a solid understanding of the built environment

  • Proficiency with Autodesk Revit and AutoCAD is required

  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite and Sketchup is preferred

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to successfully mentor

  • Familiar with NYS Code and Specifications

 

Construction Administrator
(Full-Time Position)

C2 Design Group is currently seeking a talented Construction Administrator to join our Schenectady office. The qualified candidate will possess 5 or more years of experience in the design and construction industry with a desire to learn and grow with the firm. We design spaces where people live, work and play.

Responsibilities
The qualified candidate will:

  • Work with projects and clients to deliver exceptional outcomes, on time and within budget

  • Supervise quality assurance of construction documents in and out of the office

  • Review and process RFI’s/Submittals in a timely fashion

  • Able to communicate effectively with GC’s and Owners alike

  • Manage individual projects, as needed

  • Resolve problems which arise on the jobsite, coordinate bulletins to the contract documents, make recommendations, and consult client / owner on all issues related to the project.

  • Monitor, review and process closeout submittals and perform periodic QA/QC construction site visits, including substantial presence at the construction site.

  • Write regular field reports and distribute them to the team.

  • Conduct regular progress meetings

  • Write meeting minutes and track issues

  • Maintain RFI, ASI and submittal logs

  • Review and comment on change orders

  • Maintain the quality and design intent of the design architects

  • Willing to travel, as required

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Architecture degree or related field

  • 5+ years’ experience in the design and construction industry

  • 3+ years’ experience with commercial, office and mixed-use projects

  • Experience and interest in leading and mentoring internal staff

  • Efficiently able to navigate/operate Autodesk Revit and AutoCAD

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

 

Reasons To Join The C2 Team

C2 just celebrated our 10-year anniversary! We offer a rewarding career path, in a collaborative, fun and relaxed environment. Take your expertise, talents and leadership qualities to the next level while working on an exciting and diverse portfolio.

We just moved into a brand-new office that we designed this summer! The new office features an open design studio, kitchen and coffee bar, huddle rooms for collaboration and parking is FREE. Competitive compensation packages include:

  • Compensation is commensurate with experience

  • Health and dental insurance

  • IRA retirement plan with employer match

  • Paid Time Off within first 6 months

    • Vacation/Personal/Sick Time – Total of 4 weeks

  • Friday Hours –7-hour workday in recognition of a healthy work/life/balance

  • Birthday – floating holiday

  • Professional development opportunities

  • Lunch and Learns

  • Opportunities to volunteer within the community

  • Company Events: happy hours, summer outings and other team building activities

APPLY

If you are interested in employment with C2 Design Group, please submit a cover letter, resume and work samples to calder@c2-designgroup.com