Residential Job Captain

Los Angeles, CA

We are seeking an experienced architectural job captain in our Withee Malcolm — A BSB Design Studio office for work on high-density residential urban infill projects in Southern and Northern California.

Job Captain applicants should have the technical and leadership abilities to plan, organize and manage the efforts of a production team. They should also bring skills in managing client and consultant relationships. Ideally, candidates possess a minimum of 5 years related experience.


  • Supervise, coordinate and lead 2–4-person production teams.
  • Support design and document development via strong technical knowledge and experience
  • Outreach and coordinate with consultants and partners through entitlement, documentation and construction phases
  • Review consultants work to ensure compliance with code and project requirements
  • Support Manager and Principal-level staff in developing project designs and details
  • Verify that all project work is done efficiently and in accordance with established office standards
  • Review all drawings prior to plan check submittal, bidding and construction

Skill Sets

  • Proficiency with Revit/BIM, Bluebeam
  • Building Code knowledge
  • Construction observation experience
  • Consultant and Agency coordination
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Standard technical knowledge for construction documentation
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and maintain effective communication and quality control


  • Bachelors of Architecture Degree or equivalent required
  • Licensed or actively pursuing registration preferred