NBC Universal Architectural Designer in Universal City, California

Job Number 35343BR

Job Title Architectural Designer

Business Segment Parks & Resorts

Sub-Business USH Creative

Posting Category Theme Parks

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province California

City Universal City


We are looking for a self-motivated, organized, team player with good communication skills and a positive attitude who will work under the direction of an in-house Architect and assist Project Managers in the creation of 2D documentation drawings, details and sketches for field reports, investigations, and construction projects using current versions of ACAD and Sketch Up software.

• Under minimal supervision provide floor plans, elevations, sections, details, concepts, sketches, and other CAD drawings from existing documents, and/or field measurements and photos.

• Create or change design documents from other project team members.

• Work under the direction of an Architect. Work directly with other staff.

• Analyze building codes and other technical documents to produce accurate building envelope drawings for new or renovated small structures, restrooms and kiosks.

• Visit job sites to compile measurements as necessary.


• Two year associate’s degree (minimum) in Architecture or 5-10 years of relevant experience. Bachelor’s degree from a four year college or university in Architecture, Engineering, or a related field preferred.

• Experience with applicable IBC Codes, regulations, field work, building and construction types required.

• Knowledge of construction detailing with emphasis on design-build delivery and fast track permitting.

• Job site experience.

• Ability to learn and grasp new concepts quickly with a willingness to learn and accept new challenges.

• Multi-task, prioritize and manage tasks against quick deadlines.

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