Gries Architectural Group Inc. Opens Hudson Office

Brannin Gries of Gries Architectural Group Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of a second office in Hudson, WI. Principal Architect Brannin Gries commented, “The opening of our Hudson office allows us to continue to build on the over 30 years of service in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and surrounding states, supported by our office of 10 people and serving a variety of industries and loyal clients.”

The new office, located at 400 South 2nd Street #135 in Hudson is staffed by current and new Gries employees. Dan Burnam, an architect with Gries for many years says, “I enjoy being a part of the Hudson business community and look forward to continuing relationships with new and existing clients.”

Architect Jodi Nelson is enthused to be a new member of the Gries team, “I came to Gries with a design background in K-12 education, municipal/ government, and multi-family projects. I look forward to continuing my work in these areas and serving clients in the St. Croix Valley.”

Gries Architectural Group, Inc. has a long history of client success in automotive, financial, medical, community, office & retail, religious, renovations & historical, mixed-use & housing, and LEED projects. Examples of Gries’ impact on communities can be seen in numerous projects including: Morrie’s JLR in Richfield, MN; Camp Wapogasset Dining in Amery, WI; Park Jeep Burnsville in Burnsville, MN; Midcurrent Church in Hudson, WI; Chanhassen Storage in Chanhassen, MN; Eau Claire Starbucks in Eau Claire, WI; Plaza at Gateway Park in Neenah, WI; Stone Prairie in Brillion, WI; Shattuck Park in Neenah, WI; and Lakewood Trail Head in Lakewood, WI.

In addition to the new Hudson office, Gries Architectural Group Inc. will continue to serve clients out of the historic train depot that was renovated to become their home office, located at 500 North Commercial Street in Neenah, WI.

WE ARE HIRING – REVIT TECHNICIAN

Since 1983, Gries Architectural Group has provided total design solutions for commercial, retail, religious, automotive and industrial clients.  We are currently seeking an innovative and productive individual to join our team. 

Successful candidate will be required to:

  • Transform conceptual/schematic designs using Revit into working construction documents
  • Be able to review drawings to ensure adherence to established specifications and standards; perform routine drafting and technical tasks as required throughout the project duration
  • Participate in the preparation of schematic design, design development, construction documentation and any additional drawing
  • Maintain quality standards, format special requirements, etc. as mandated by office production standards
  • Coordinate working drawing information with related outsources and consultants.
  • Create high quality 3D interior and exterior renderings

 

A minimum of 3-5 years of architectural drafting/design experience within the commercial or retail industries is preferred. 

  • The job requires a high level of proficiency with Revit.

We offer a highly competitive compensation package including health insurance, 401K and annual bonus along with flexible hours and half day Fridays.  Qualified candidates should submit their resume to: 

Gries Architectural Group, Inc., 500 N. Commercial St., Neenah, WI 54956

Attn:  Stephanie Christensen

Email:  schristensen@gries.design

WE ARE HIRING – DESIGNER/PROJECT ARCHITECT

Since 1983, Gries Architectural Group has provided innovative design solutions for our commercial clients.  We are currently seeking a qualified individual to be a key part of our team.  The candidate will work in all phases of the architectural project development process including conceptual design, design development, construction documentation and construction administration services.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Lead production of schematic design, design development and construction documents
  • Engages in space planning, needs assessment and collaborative problem solving
  • Preparation for and participation in project development meetings
  • Creation and management of building information modeling (BIM) utilizing REVIT software
  • Coordination/collaboration with various disciplines/consultants involved in projects including engineers
  • Participation in construction administration services including: site meetings, request for information response, shop drawing review, finish selection, etc.
  • Research architectural products

Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years architecture experience in a similar role
  • Professional degree in architecture from accredited architecture program or equivalent
  • Ability to collaborate positively and professionally in team environment
  • Strong technical proficiency and creative skills
  • Design oriented
  • Able to meet challenging deadlines while producing a quality product
  • Strong proficiency in REVIT architecture is a must, AutoCad, InDesign, Photoshop along with a variety of rendering software is beneficial

We offer a highly competitive compensation package including health insurance, 401K and annual bonus.  We also offer flexible hours and half day Fridays. Qualified candidates should submit their resume to: 

 

Gries Architectural Group, Inc., 500 N. Commercial St., Neenah, WI 54956

Attn: Stephanie Christensen

Email:  schristensen@gries.design