Careers at Klai Juba Wald

When you join Klai Juba, you don’t just fill a position with an architectural firm.  You assume an integral role on a team of highly skilled, hand-selected individuals who are responsible for creating tomorrow’s skylines.  You never just work for us.  You do exceptional work with us.  So don’t think of it as a career…think of it, rather, as a calling.

We are looking for a Project Architect with experience in producing architectural drawings focusing on Hospitality and mixed-use projects. The Project Architect will manage the day to day production of multiple projects and team operations.

 Candidates must have excellent graphic, written, and verbal communication skills and possess a strong desire to excel and lead in a fast paced, challenging and client-focused environment. This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth and career advertisement within an award winning architectural firm.

Job Responsibilities:

• Document code review and compliance.
• Communicate and coordinate with management, clients, consultants, and contractors related to daily business operations.
• Ensure accurate preparation of project construction documents and communications with and coordination of the preparation  of documents with consultants, contractors, and team members.
• Visits with officials and clients as necessary.
• Review shop drawings, project submittals, etc. for document compliance.
• Ability to work well under pressure, juggle, and prioritize multiple projects and adjust work accordingly, often against tight deadlines.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor or Master’s degree in Architecture or in an related field (construction or engineering).
• 5 Years of professional experience in Hospitality and mixed use or similar architectural projects required.
• Professional Architectural license preferred.
• Proven proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Power Point and other software programs.
• Ability to use AutoCad, Bluebeam and Revit.
• Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
• Excellent clear and concise written and verbal communication.
• Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to interact with senior management, external client organizations and vendors.
• Ability to follow-up in a timely manner.
• Positive attitude and driven to succeed.

Preferred Qualifications:

• NCARB certification would be a plus

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 KJW A+I is currently seeking a Project Manager to join our team of professionals in our Las Vegas office.  The Project Manager will manage the day to day production of Hospitality/mixed use projects to meet deadlines accurately.  The position will report to the Principals directly in charge and manage a team of senior and junior designers and production staff.

Job Responsibilities:

• Manages multiple projects and provide team leadership .
• Oversee the design of high-end hospitality projects.
• Manage communication with multiple clients on a daily basis.
• Coordinate with other professionals, such as contractors, architects, engineers, and mechanical, electrical and plumbing to ensure job success.
• Review and produce documentation, detailed instruction, drawings, and specifications.
• Interact with Accounting department to ensure billing milestones are met.
• Adheres to building codes and ADA compliance throughout project life cycle.
• Domestic travel may be required.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture.
• Professional license in Architecture desirable.
• 5+ yeas of work experience.
• 2+ years of experience managing others.
• Technical proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office.
• Revit and SketchUp experience is desirable.
• Prior experience responding to submittals and requests for information (RFI’s).
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to develop collaborative relationships across the firm and with the clients.
• Ability to communicate design ideas and concepts.
• Strong written and verbal skills
• Strong organization, planning and prioritization skills.

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KJW A+I is currently seeking qualified individuals to join our Production Teams in our Las Vegas, NV office. Duties will include accurately preparing project construction documents, communicating with and coordinating the preparation of documents with consultants, contractors, team members, reviewing shop drawings, project submittals, etc. for document compliance, documenting compliance, documenting code review and compliance; communicating and coordinating with management, clients, consultants and contractors related to daily business operation.

Job Responsibilities:

• Accurately preparing project construction documents.
• Coordinating the preparation of documents.
• Reviewing shop drawings and project submittals for document compliance.
• Processing RFI’s and submittals using NewForma software.
• Managing physical samples.
• Filing documents.
• Interfacing directly with the consultants, contractors, team members and architects.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture or in a related field (construction or engineering) is preferred.
• Proficient skills with AutoCAD, Revit and Bluebeam.
• Excellent interpersonal and time management skills.
• Ability to follow-up in a timely manner.
• Excellent clear and concise written and verbal communication.
• Ability to work independently and work collaboratively in a team environment.
• Positive attitude and driven to succeed.

Preferred Qualifications:

• A minimum of 1 year of professional work experience.

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We are currently seeking Job Captains to join our KJW A+I team in our Las Vegas, NV office. Job Responsibilities:

• Oversees one or more projects from beginning to end, during the construction document phase.
• Oversees support staff on architectural specifications to ensure work is executed accurately, coordinated in a timely manner and utilizes resources effectively.
• Develop and establish the technical building details for the project including plans, sections, elevations, plan/section details, and schedules (wall/ceiling/roof types etc.) to meet the design intent.
• Accurately prepare and coordinate project construction document details and schedules using AutoCAD/Revit software
• Prepare and create plans that adhere to established office standards.
• Assist and provide input on code research.
• Review shop drawings and project submittals for document compliance.
• Process RFI’s and submittals using NewForma software.
• Manage and source materials/samples.
• Interface directly with the consultants, contractors, team members and architects.

Basic Qualifications:

         • A minimum of 3+ years of professional experience in architecture required.
         • Proficient with Bluebeam, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, and other software programs.
         • Proven skills with AutoCAD and Photoshop.
         • Excellent interpersonal and time management skills.
         • Ability to follow-up in a timely manner.
         • Excellent clear and concise written and verbal communication.
         • Ability to work independently and work collaboratively in a team environment.
         • Positive attitude drive to succeed.

Submit Your Resume and Portfolio

Las Vegas, Nevada is home of the world’s leading Interior Designers of Gaming, Entertainment, and Hospitality.  Based in this energetic city is a high-end Hospitality Architecture + Interiors firm with renowned clients from coast to coast.  Klai Juba Wald would like to meet experienced and enthusiastic Interior Design professionals with a passion for innovative design.

This FF&E Interior Designer will have experience in the gaming/hospitality sector, with knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures specific to Interior Design programing, space planning, detailing, as well as creative abilities.

Having the confidence and communication skills to orchestrate group discussions and present to clients, as well as collaborate with the entire project team are essential in our fast-track entertainment design world.

FF&E Designer’s Key Responsibilities:

  • Understanding the client’s project design objectives to create design concepts
  • Source and select FF&E materials, finishes, and furnishings; knowledge of design trends
  • Simultaneous management of multiple projects, large and small
  • Create FF&E specification documentation; prepare and maintain FF&E budgets
  • Create InDesign presentations and FF&E presentation boards
  • Review shop drawings and control samples; respond to RFIs
  • Communicating with clients and consultants
  • Conduct site visits and write field reports (out of town travel may be required)

 FF&E Designer’s Qualifications:

  • Minimum 4 to 6 years Gaming/Hospitality design experience
  • Proficient in Bluebeam Revu, Photoshop, InDesign, and PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Revit; full understanding of construction documents and construction administration
  • Knowledge of and ability to research codes
  • Interior Design or Architecture degree from an accredited institution or relevant experience
  • Pursuit of Professional Registration

Please submit:

  • Cover letter with explanation of your current employment status
  • Resume
  • Portfolio

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Las Vegas, Nevada is home of the world’s leading Interior Designers of Gaming, Entertainment, and Hospitality.  Based in this energetic city is a high-end Hospitality Architecture + Interiors firm with renowned clients from coast to coast.  Klai Juba Wald would like to meet experienced and enthusiastic Interior Design professionals with a passion for innovative design.

This solidly skilled Revit/AutoCAD Interior Designer demonstrates initiative, enthusiasm, passion for design, and a motivated work ethic.  Having the confidence and communication skills to orchestrate group discussions and present to clients, as well as collaborate with the entire project team are essential in our fast-track entertainment design world.

Revit and AutoCAD experience, impressive technical skills, and familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures specific to Gaming and Hospitality are obligatory, as well as Interior Design programing, space planning, detailing, and creative abilities.

Revit/AutoCAD Interior Designer’s Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead/Management of design team in reaching design goals and project deadlines
  • Responsible for production and coordination of ID drawing documents with design teams and consultants
  • Contribution to all phases of projects – Conceptual Design, Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Documentation, and Construction Administration
  • Communicating with clients and consultants
  • Full understanding of Construction Administration, shop drawings, and responding to RFIs
  • Conducting site visits and generating field visit reports (out of town travel may be required)

Designer’s Qualifications:

  • Strong Revit and AutoCAD skills
  • Proficient in Bluebeam Revu, Photoshop, InDesign, and PowerPoint
  • Full knowledge of or ability to implement required building codes
  • Interior Design or Architecture degree from an accredited institution or relevant experience
  • Minimum of 4 years hospitality interior design experience
  • Pursuit of Professional Registration

Please submit:

  • Cover letter with explanation of your current employment status
  • Resume
  • Portfolio

Click Here to Submit

Las Vegas, Nevada is home of the world’s leading Interior Designers of Gaming, Entertainment, and Hospitality.  Based in this energetic city is a high-end Hospitality Architecture + Interiors firm with renowned clients from coast to coast.  Klai Juba Wald would like to meet experienced and enthusiastic Interior Design professionals with a passion for innovative design.

This FF&E Interior Designer will have experience in the gaming/hospitality sector, with knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures specific to Interior Design programing, space planning, detailing, as well as creative abilities.

Having the confidence and communication skills to orchestrate group discussions, as well as collaborate with the entire project team are essential in our fast-track entertainment design world.

FF&E Designer’s Key Responsibilities:

  • Source and select FF&E materials, finishes, and furnishings
  • Assemble FF&E presentation boards
  • Create InDesign presentations
  • Create FF&E specification documentation
  • Assist in preparation of FF&E budgets
  • Assist in reviewing project shop drawings and finish control samples
  • Conduct site visits and write field reports (out of town travel may be required)

FF&E Designer’s Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 to 4 years Gaming/Hospitality design experience
  • Proficient in Bluebeam Revu, Photoshop, InDesign, and PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Revit
  • Ability to envision conceptual design
  • Knowledge of and ability to research codes
  • Interior Design or Architecture degree from an accredited institution or relevant experience
  • Pursuit of Professional Registration 

Please submit:

  • Cover letter with explanation of your current employment status
  • Resume
  • Portfolio

Click Here to Submit