PVA Architecture, at the Paralyzed Veterans of America, is currently seeking an Architect for its National Office. This is a unique opportunity to work with a small, fast paced architectural group within a Washington, DC based non-profit advocacy organization. The selected candidate would be responsible for advancing the organization’s mission by providing professional expertise in the field of architecture.- Must be a results oriented, knowledgeable, articulate, and a motivated self-starter.- Thorough knowledge of accessibility codes and standards is a must- Healthcare experience is a plus- Outstanding benefits package and collegial work environment. Travel required.Applications must include a cover letter, detailed work experience, and salary requirements. Qualified candidates should send applications to email@example.com.
- Must have a Bachelor of Architecture degree with 8 years experience minimum in design and construction- Must be a licensed architect; currently registered by a state, territory, commonwealth, or the District of Columbia-Must have working knowledge of federal design standards (UFAS, ADAAG), national voluntary design standards (ANSI A117.1), International Building Code, and VA accessibility standards
The Paralyzed Veterans of America, a congressionally chartered veterans service organization founded in 1946, has developed a unique expertise on a wide variety of issues involving the special needs of our members—veterans of the armed forces who have experienced spinal cord injury or dysfunction.
Paralyzed Veterans will use that expertise to be the leading advocate for:
-Quality health care... for our members,
-Research and education addressing spinal cord injury and dysfunction,
-Benefits available as a result of our members’ military service,
-Civil rights and opportunities which maximize the independence of our members.