June 27, 2024No Comments

UF Student Healthcare Center: Leading the Way in Student Wellness

The University of Florida Student Healthcare Center delivers cutting-edge healthcare design in the heart of the University of Florida. But it's more than just a fancy building - it symbolizes a shift in focus. For generations, the previous building was known as "the infirmary." UF's vision: to create an environment that promotes student well-being over illness treatment. By focusing on fostering wellness, the 46,000-square-foot facility showcases the power of WELL Certification in guiding design priorities. Read more

March 29, 2024No Comments

Reimagining IDIQ Contracts: A Shift Towards an Agile Mindset

Whether called Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ), Task Order, or Continuing Services, this unique contract type is an important tool in the tool box of any owner who is a habitual buyer of Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) services.

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January 10, 2024No Comments

The University of Florida Gateway just received the first SITES Gold Level Certification in the State of Florida!

The Newell Gateway and Northeast Gateway projects achieved a remarkable milestone by receiving the SITES Gold level certification, setting a precedent for the University of Florida and the entire state. Led by GAI Consultants, the entire project team demonstrated an impressive commitment to sustainable landscape design, using the Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES) as a guiding force.

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November 11, 2019No Comments

Seeking an Experienced Project Architect

Who we are:

We’re a group of passionate folks who love what we do. We want to work with others who embrace challenges and believe that our most basic abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work. We are actively seeking motivated professionals to fill a Senior Project Architect position.

Who you are:

You thrive in an open, collaborative environment and enjoy creative problem-solving as a team. You’re motivated, flexible, and highly curious. You’re energized by learning about your craft and yourself.

Your superpower is digging into the details of how a building goes together. You love lean architecture and how it facilitates flawless execution of the final design solution.

If this resonates with you, we want to hear more about you.

On a day-to-day basis, you will:

  • Lead the development of contract document sets
  • Create architectural drawings in Revit
  • Edit specifications in BSD SpecLink
  • Collaborate with other design team members to develop designs
  • Honor commitments and deliver contract documents on schedule
  • Communicate to be understood through lean documentation

Salary and benefits:

  • Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Direct Primary Care coverage for employees and dependents
  • 3 weeks paid time off, with additional parental and bereavement leave
  • Paid holidays, including an end-of-year holiday break week and an annual birthday gift
  • 401k with matching
  • Company-furnished life insurance
  • Licensure and professional organization membership reimbursements
  • Reimbursement for professional development
  • Flexible work schedule opportunities

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of ten years of experience as a project architect.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $80,000.00 - $95,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:

Remote work; lowered maximum capacity in the office.

To apply, email your cover letter, resume, and digital portfolio to Andrea at acellini [at] walker-arch.com. No drop-ins, please.

November 10, 2019No Comments

Seeking an Experienced Architectural Design & Project Manager

We’re a group of passionate folks who love what we do. We want to work with others who embrace challenges and believe that our most basic abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work. We are actively seeking motivated professionals to fill a Project Manager position.

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November 10, 2019No Comments

Seeking an experienced Architectural Design & Project Manager

We’re a group of passionate folks who love what we do. We want to work with others who embrace challenges and believe that our most basic abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work. We are actively seeking motivated professionals to fill a Project Manager position.

Read more

November 10, 2019No Comments

Seeking an Experienced Design Architect

Who we are:

We’re a group of passionate folks who love what we do. We want to work with others who embrace challenges and believe that our most basic abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work. We are actively seeking motivated professionals to fill a Senior Design Architect position.

Who you are:

You thrive in an open, collaborative environment and enjoy creative problem-solving as a team. You’re motivated, flexible, and highly curious. You’re energized by learning about your craft and yourself.

If this resonates with you, we want to hear more about you.

On a day-to-day basis, you will:

  • Listen generously to understand a client’s needs throughout programming, space planning, and development of the design
  • Collaborate with other design team members to develop all phases of design
  • Be playful. Have fun and enjoy your work. While our passion for excellence is real, remember that the world has bigger problems than the daily challenges we face.
  • Be creative. Every task is a design opportunity. In the search for the best solutions, challenge and question existing precedent.
  • Know your craft. Seek out and take advantage of every opportunity to gain more knowledge and increase your skills.
  • Create architectural drawings in Revit

Salary and benefits:

  • Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Direct Primary Care coverage for employees and dependents
  • 3 weeks paid time off, with additional parental and bereavement leave
  • Paid holidays, including an end-of-year holiday break week and an annual birthday gift
  • 401k with matching
  • Company-furnished life insurance
  • Licensure and professional organization membership reimbursements
  • Reimbursement for professional development
  • Flexible work schedule opportunities

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of ten years of architectural design experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $80,000.00 - $95,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:

Remote work; lowered maximum capacity in the office.

To apply, email your cover letter, resume, and digital portfolio to Andrea at acellini [at] walker-arch.com. No drop-ins, please.

February 14, 2019No Comments

Gators Come Home to Renovated Softball Stadium

Newly renovated Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium, designed by Walker Architects in partnership with Populous, reopened on Tuesday night.

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