Construction started today on the exterior renovation of Auto Lab in Libertyville, Illinois which was designed by JHA! Look at this old subway style tile that was underneath the paneling they removed! Auto Lab will be open for service all during construction and we will continue to bring you progress updates.
JHA currently has job openings in both our Illinois and Ohio offices! Please see below for a description of the jobs available and for more information or to submit your resume please email Jen Kleinheinz at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to continuing to grow our premier firm during 2016 and beyond!
J. Hershey Architecture is a premier full service architectural firm that provides design, engineering, consulting and construction management services to assist property managers, condominium and homeowner associations, single family homeowners and commercial building owners in preserving the integrity of their community and protecting their investment. J. Hershey Architecture’s expertise includes initial site analysis through design and construction. Our projects encompass high end single family residences, multi-family communities and unique, one of a kind commercial projects.
Comprehensive Consulting Services offered to our community association clients include: reserve studies, transition studies, building/water infiltration repair issues, balcony repairs, roofing/cladding replacement, architectural review for unit renovations, bid solicitation, and construction monitoring. Compare our services to those of other local or national firms and you will be confident in your choice to work for J. Hershey Architecture…. where our service is always autographed with excellence.
Immediate Opening – Architectural Associate – Full Time
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Our offices in Illinois and Ohio are seeking a highly talented Architectural Associate to join the team.
Immediate Opening – Licensed Architect – Full Time
ABOUT THE JOB
Our offices in Illinois and Ohio are seeking a highly talented Licensed Architect to join the team. We have an opportunity for a leader to mentor team members, answer technical and procedural questions, teach processes and deliver the best solutions for our discerning Clients.
Bill performed a site visit today for water infiltration repairs being made in the basement and exterior of a (40) unit, 2-story condominium building in Willow Springs, Illinois. A written report will follow his site visit, updating the property manager and association board on the progress of the repairs. For this project we did the initial property evaluation followed by the repair drawings, complete bid services and now construction monitoring!#propertymanagement #propertymangers #homeownersassociation#willowsprings #waterinfiltration #evaluation #constructiondrawings #bid#repairs #constructionmanagement #masonry
Our Ohio Team was on-site last week performing a Transition Study for an Association containing 63 single family homes in Macedonia. The exterior of each of these homes is maintained by the Association which also included walking paths, landscaping and a private lake! A comprehensive report will now be written detailing our findings which allows the Association to properly budget for the future! For more information check out the Reserve Study section on our website where you can submit our online Request Form and have JHA prepare a proposal for your review.
J. Hershey Architecture has immediate openings for a qualified Licensed Architect or Engineer in our Illinois and Ohio offices. Candidates will have the ability and desire to work on multiple projects simultaneously with a variety of client types. Candidates must be self-motivated, have a high attention to detail and work well with others. Good communication skills, especially the ability to produce written documentation with proper English grammar is required. Candidates will be responsible for all aspects of project work from design through construction management including regular work in the latest version of AutoCAD.
Please email resume to Jen – email@example.com
Registered Architect in either Illinois or Ohio
Professional degree in Architecture
Proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office
Revit Experience preferred but not required
Salary is commensurate with experience
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Spurred by Midwest Growth, J. Hershey Architecture Expands Staff in Their Illinois and Ohio Offices
New employees bring architectural expertise to continue to meet the increasing demands of Clients.
July 23, 2015 – Lake Bluff, Illinois – J. Hershey Architecture is a full service firm providing consulting, design and construction management services to property managers, condominium and homeowner associations, single-family homeowners and commercial building owners. We are proud to announce the addition of the following employees: Bill Levernier, Senior Architect and David Person, Architectural Associate in our Illinois office and Sarah Markley, Architectural Associate and Devon Zurcher, Summer Intern in our Ohio office.
“As we continue to experience growth in all areas of our firm we are excited about the expansion of our staff to meet the needs of our Clients throughout the Midwest”, explains J. Hershey Architecture President, John Hershey. Founded in 2009, J. Hershey Architecture has continued to double its revenue every year with 2015 being no exception.
Bill Levernier, Licensed Architect
Bill joins J. Hershey Architecture with over 30 years’ experience in the field. As a registered Architect in Illinois, Iowa, Colorado and Wisconsin, Bill has designed custom residential homes and retail spaces ranging from 5,000-25,000 square feet. Since 2006, Bill has been an Adjunct Instructor at the McHenry County College in Crystal Lake, Illinois teaching courses on Construction Documents and Project Management.
Sarah Markley, Architectural Associate
Sarah graduated from Kent State University with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture and has since worked for several leading architectural firms in Ohio before opening her own company in 2012. Sarah brings a wealth of knowledge in her use of AutoCad and love for technology. With over 15 years of experience Sarah has worked in residential design, condominium design, tenant build-outs and construction oversight.
David Pearson, Architectural Associate
David recently graduated with a Master of Architecture degree from Judson University in Elgin, Illinois and brings three years of experience to J. Hershey Architecture. David is proficient in Revit and AutoCad and has experience working through all phases of a project from initial site inspection through the design of drawings and construction administration.
For more information about J. Hershey Architecture please visit our website at www.jhersheyarchitecture.com or www.facebook.com/jhersheyarchitecture
The summer issue of Fine Lifestyles Cleveland magazine is out now and our featured article is titled, “Comprehensive Architectural Services – Beyond the Drawings”! Please click here to read the article and learn more about how we are a full-service firm acting as both a problem solver and advocate for our Clients.
We are currently working with a high-rise condominium Association in downtown Chicago that is experiencing a water leak from their 4th floor terraces into the parking garage. The leaking is believed to be coming from large planters on the terrace. The Association has had the planters emptied and next week JHA will be conducting water tests to source the leak. We have a 100% track record in successfully solving water infiltration issues for our Clients!
It’s been a difficult spring/summer for builders in the Midwest with the amount or rain we have received. Nonetheless, J. Hershey Architecture has multiple residential projects under construction such as this new home in Moreland Hills, Ohio. The foundation is in and backfilled and the first floor deck is ready for wall installation.