Architect-Senior Project Manager - Education - Vero Beach, Florida
Job Details
Vero - Vero Beach, FL
Full Time
Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.)
Professional Services

About Us


We Engage. We Communicate. We Deliver.


We are growing and expanding our Vero Beach, Florida office.  We are seeking additional Project Managers to join the team.


Owners wanted……..Spiezle is a 100% employee-owned (ESOP), nationally recognized design firm. At Spiezle, it’s not just a job, it’s a career. Since our founding in 1954, the Spiezle team has earned a reputation as preeminent professionals who provide the best possible design and service.


Such efforts have encompassed more than $1 billion in construction projects in the last decade alone. With nearly 100 employees and seven locations along the East Coast, we assist clients with a variety of project types across the United States. The Education  Design Professional t role is an exciting opportunity to leverage your expertise and project leadership skills as we expand our current operations.  We have positions available in our Hamilton, NJ; Camden, NJ; Springfield, PA; Vero Beach, FL; and Maitland, FL locations.


Led by our passionate thought-leaders, our work is focused on Healthcare, Senior Living, Education,  Healthcare, Corporate, Multi-Family and Government work.


About You

You are a passionate design professional with specific expertise in Education project design and delivery.  You are seeking an opportunity to grow with a successful employee-owned firm.  You are eager and excited to take on the challenge and drive success. You are a strategic thinker and thought leader with exemplary project management and design leadership skills.  You will make sure the job gets done, and you have fun doing it.


About the Senior Project Manager -  Education Design Professional Role


We are seeking talented and passionate design professionals with specific expertise in Education project design and delivery to join our dynamic and growing education team.  In this role, you will collaborate with clients and team members to produce quality design options that address the evolving needs of clients and end users.  The ideal candidate possesses a clear understanding of the education industry with strong technical skills, and a thorough understanding of code requirements. We have openings for professionals capable of contributing progressive and innovative design concepts for students. We are looking for individuals that desire to learn, collaborate and ultimately lead our growing education design team. Positions are available in each of our offices.   


How you contribute each day

  • Work closely with the project principal, project manager, and project designer in each phase of the project delivery process.
  • Responsible for leading a project team through the coordination and delivery of project detailing and documentation.
  • Oversee work of lesser experienced intern architects and designers.
  • Responsible for coordination of engineering and other consultants.
  • Contribute to all aspects and phases of the architectural design process.
  • Assist in creating project schedules and budgets.
  • Attend project meetings.
  • Maintain and organize project files.
  • Travel to and from project and client meetings as required.


Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Architecture or Master of Architecture degree (accredited program required).
  • Architectural license or in process of obtaining architectural licensure.
  • Minimum of five years of experience in the senior healthcare market.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment as well as independently.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, coach and mentor others.
  • Strong skills in design, technical detailing, and documentation.
  • Proficiency in documenting all phases of the design process.
  • Construction management experience.
  • Strong proficiency in Revit / BIM. Proficiency with Rhino, Adobe Suite, Sketch-up, and Lumion is a plus.
  • Proficient with MS Office. Experience with Deltek is a plus.


Why work at Spiezle?

  • We are an employee-owned company and YES, you will be an owner and receive stock. 
  • We encourage our employees to pursue local and professional advocacy groups
  • We provide the opportunity to help with pro-bono initiatives that brings Architecture to the community
  • We offer a comprehensive benefits package with coverage effective on the first day of the month following date of hire
  • 401(k) with company contribution  and ESOP Stock Allocations
  • Paid AIA and other Professional Membership Fees and Professional License Renewals
  • Reimbursement for professional designation exam(s)
  • Professional Development opportunities that align with the Firm's leadership succession plan and/or individual development plan.  WE WANT YOU TO GET PROMOTED
  • Social and team building events
  • Flexible work hours including work from home days
  • Competitive pay, bonus opportunities and year-round half-day Friday’s to jump start the weekend.

Spiezle is a respected leader in the community offering comprehensive benefits and a highly energized work environment. For additional information, please visit our website at or please call us at 866-974-7666 – we encourage personal conversations about your career aspirations. 

Spiezle Architectural Group is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.