Aviation Project Architect

Job Locations US-FL-Jacksonville
# of Openings
Architecture & Interior Design
Job Level

The Opportunity

RS&H is currently seeking a Project Architect to join our Aviation Practice.


What we do:


We design airports and aviation-related facilities throughout the US and abroad.  Aviation Architecture consistently represents a complex commingling of multiple building types/ functions (civic, cultural, commercial, hospitality, office, retail, workplace, interiors, etc.) often under one roof.


Our projects are experienced by millions of people each year and can reach hundreds of millions of dollars in construction value.  The clients we serve are focused on providing the best customer experience through outstanding design, technical excellence, and a desire for community.  


The RS&H Design Philosophy:  We believe the best buildings uplift and affirm the people they serve, embody elegant form and function, and manifest purpose, personality, and spirit.  



Who we are looking for:


RS&H is actively seeking an experienced, registered Project Architect/Project Manager.

We foster, value, and reward people who are creative, self-motivated, and collegial.  As an Aviation Architect with RS&H you will have the opportunity to deliver projects of various sizes and complexities.  Your work will be informed and supported by in-house planners, airfield and building engineers, and environmental specialists to ensure that all aspects of any aviation facility are accounted for and integrated into the design.


This is a unique opportunity to join a team that will embrace your ideas to even better serve our great clients. 



  • Professional NAAB accredited degree in Architecture
  • Registered architect in good standing with the ability to obtain reciprocity
  • Minimum 7+ years of related experience
  • Thorough knowledge of architectural design, drafting, detailing, building materials, building codes, construction techniques and costs
  • Proven knowledge of general architecture practice including programming, site planning, civil, structural, mechanical and electrical engineering
  • Strong proficiency in Revit
  • Capable in marketing building-related services to existing and new clients
  • Adept at mentoring and encouraging young architects to maximize their abilities
  • Strong analytical, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to build quick rapport and assemble quality teams
  • Skilled in the areas of problem identification and solving skills
  • Knowledge of the aviation market sector's unique challenges for planning, design and regulation is preferred
  • Adept in the preparation of architectural construction documents and coordination of those with building engineering disciplines
  • Capacity to work on multiple projects concurrently in various stages of design and construction
  • Review and process shop drawings, maintain and record changes on project during construction administration
  • Coordinate with project leadership team to develop execution plans
  • Review drawings, suggest revisions and work with team to update designs on those suggestion
  • Oversee a team of architects and engineers working on an architectural project, reporting progress to the project lead as needed



If this sounds like the role for you and you're ready to join an amazing team, please apply.



The Team

Our aviation experts are recognized, industry leaders who provide cutting-edge solutions that shape the future of aviation in four broad service areas: airfields, buildings, environmental, and planning. From large hub to small hub, commercial to private, you can help create aviation systems that serve communities around the world.

The Company

RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space. We are committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation. With a tradition of excellence that began in 1941, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s top 100 design firms. We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, quality service, business success and valuing associates.


An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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