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Intermediate-level Assistant Architect

Company name
Prospect Park Alliance

Brooklyn, NY
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The Prospect Park Alliance’s Design and Construction Department is currently seeking an intermediate-level Assistant Architect to work on one or more architecture projects. The projects range from new buildings that incorporate sustainable design to the restoration of landmarked buildings, structures, bridges, monuments and arches. Candidates will have the opportunity to complete all facets of a project from initial design and planning through review of shop drawings and construction supervision. The office currently consists of four landscape architects, two architects, a construction supervisor and an archivist.

Under the direction of the Senior Architect, this individual will work as part of the Design and Construction team on projects of every scale.

The Intermediate Assistant Architect is a temporary position and ineligible for benefits, however there is a possibility that the position becomes permanent (and therefore eligible for benefits) depending on the amount of work that the Department has in the future. Part-time hours would be considered but a full-time schedule is preferred. Salary will be commensurate with the experience level of the applicant.

Responsibilities will include

Planning, design, coordination and detailing of architectural projects

Preparation of architectural drawings for inclusion in contract documents and submittals to the NYC Buildings Department

Preparation of specifications for inclusion in contract documents

Drafting, rendering, illustration, and hand sketching

Conducting site visits and field measurements of existing buildings

Construction administration and field supervision of projects during construction

Qualifications and Requirements:

BA or MA in Architecture or Architectural Preservation

A minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a professional Architecture office working on design and the production of contract documents

Proficiency in a recent version of AutoCAD, 3D Software, Adobe InDesign & Photoshop, Microsoft Office

Experience working on NYC projects and some knowledge of NYC Buildings Department procedures

Excellent graphic communication skills

Familiarity with LEED and New York City and New York State energy code a plus

Experience creating and coordinating construction drawings sets and details

Experience writing specifications

Ability to work well in a small close-knit studio environment

Excellent communication skills

About the Prospect Park Alliance

The Prospect Park Alliance is a non-profit organization that sustains, restores and advances Prospect Park for the benefit of diverse communities, in partnership with the City of New York. Prospect Park is Brooklyn's flagship park and a National Historic Landmark, designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. The Alliance cares for the natural environment, preserves historic design and serves the community by providing public programming and Park amenities for the Park, which receives more than 10 million visits each year. The Alliance’s work in historic preservation and park revitalization is nationally recognized.

Application Instructions

Please submit a resume, cover letter and samples of your work along with your salary expectation (up to a total file size of 10MB) to

No phone calls, please. Although we appreciate your interest, we will only contact applicants we are considering for interview. The Prospect Park Alliance is an equal opportunity employer.

Company Profile
Prospect Park is a 585-acre urban oasis located in the heart of Brooklyn, New York City's most populous borough. The masterpiece of famed landscape architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, who also designed Central Park, Prospect Park features the 90-acre Long Meadow, the 60-acre Lake and Brooklyn's only forest. The nation's first urban Audubon Center, the Prospect Park Zoo, and the Celebrate Brooklyn! Performing Arts Festival are just a few of the cultural attractions that make their home here at the Park. With over seven million visitors a year, the Park borders diverse neighborhoods and attracts both locals and tourists. Popular activities range from skating to birding to pedal boating to picnicking on the Long Meadow on beautiful days. The Park also boasts a stunning variety of natural and geological features. Brooklyn's only forest is here, along with a complex water system, rolling meadows and shaded hillsides. Please see links on left for important information about the Park

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