Job Captain / Project Architect for Laboratory Design

Website GL Planning & Design, Inc

Job Captain/Project Architect for Lab Facility Design


6+ years’ experience


GL Planning & Design, Inc., a San Francisco-based architecture firm that specializes in the research and design of corporate, university and healthcare laboratory facilities, has an exciting career opportunity in a dynamic, team-focused work environment for an experienced Job Captain/Project Architect with 6+ years’ experience working on technically oriented commercial architectural projects.  We are looking for a focused problem solver with well-rounded experience in all aspects of project design and documentation, and with a pro-active personality that supports being in a project leadership position.


Applicants must have a degree in Architecture and have experience working on technically complex building projects.  Applicants must also have strong AutoCAD and REVIT skills in architectural design and documentation as well as be functional in MS Word and MS Excel.  Laboratory/facility project experience, healthcare project experience, LEED Accreditation, computer graphics program experience and a CA Architecture License are all strong pluses.

Applicants should have good communication skills, be self-motivated and be able to lead project documentation efforts along with the ability to effectively collaborate and coordinate with clients, engineering consultants, project managers and project principals.  Applicant must have a car which they use to attend project meetings on an as needed basis.

Our office is in San Francisco in a simple, located at the bottom of Telegraph Hill along the Embarcadero, near MUNI, BART and freeways. GLP offers a pleasant work environment that reflects our casual yet professional style. We are talented, good-natured and have great projects.

GL Planning & Design, Inc. offers an excellent benefits/compensation package.  Salaries are commensurate with experience.

How to apply:

Please send your cover letter, resume and relevant work samples to   Please reference “Job Captain/Project Architect Candidate” in the email subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.

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