Technical Project Architect – Job Captain

September 25, 2019

Woods Bagot North America is seeking to identify an experienced Job Captain to join our Los Angeles Team!


About You

The Senior Technical Project Architect will contribute to the vision and objectives of Woods Bagot and demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of project requirements.

You will be able to demonstrate:

  • Maintain regular/day-to-day contact with the client during the project and after handover.
  • Liaise constantly with the Studio Management Stream on the status of current and future resource requirements.
  • In conjunction with the Project Principal/ Studio Manager, plan the project from a financial and strategic viewpoint, and monitor performance against that plan. Take immediate action when adverse variation occurs.
  • Report regularly to the Project Principal/ Studio Manager on project performances against the strategic, financial and time planning requirements, on any necessary corrective action needed or on action taken.
  • In conjunction with the Project Principal/ Studio Manager, produce a project plan and implement the plan through all design stages.
  • Monitor the performance of the project design against the requirements of the appropriate statutory authorities.
  • Advise the Project Principal/ Studio Manager immediately upon becoming aware of any circumstances that could lead to a claim for non-performance or negligence against Woods Bagot.

About the Role

Woods Bagot is expanding its New York practice and seeking a Senior Project Architect is to ensure efficient day to day management of projects. The Project Architect takes responsibility within and outside the Studio for the management of a project, including the management of staff, consultants and other resources involved in the project.    

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive innovation in the technical project design and delivery at all levels of project implementation
  • Self-starter and trusted advisor to our teams, partners and clients
  • Ensure that the project is managed effectively and with foresight and to maximize profit within the context of other responsibilities.
  • Ensure that the project is conducted in a way which impresses people both outside and within Woods Bagot with our professionalism and skill, and which is consistent with Woods Bagot’s objectives and Business Plan.
  • Ensure that all project risks are identified and mitigated in coordination with Woods Bagot management.
  • Interested in a career path in a growing and evolving studio
  • Dedicated team player with a good work ethic and positive attitude

About Woods Bagot:

Wood Bagot is a leading architecture and design company. We place human experience at the centre of our design process in order to deliver engaging, future-oriented projects that respond to the way people use space. We do this as a global design and consulting studio with a team of over 1000 experts working across 15 studios in Australia, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North America. We operate in a collaborative and open environment where our global studio environment, ideas, teamwork and research allow us to deliver exceptional solutions to our clients.

To Apply

If you have the knowledge, skills, and experience for this role, we would love to hear from you! Please email a copy of your resume and portfolio to

Woods Bagot is an equal opportunity employer that truly believes in the diversity of thought. Our diverse teams encourage our quest for Rigorous Curiosity, Uncompromising Design, Collective Intelligence, Effective Communication and Dynamic Careers for our people