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About NWS:

NWS Architects, a DLC affiliated company, has over 70 years of architectural practice and has worked and is licensed in 48 States and Puerto Rico. We pride ourselves in getting over 90% of our work from repeat clients, a good number of which have been with us for over a decade. It’s this commitment to our client’s vision, budgets and schedules, while incorporating best practices of architectural sustainability that leads to successful projects. NWS is located in downtown Chicago and is in close proximity to public transportation!

The Role:

You will be an integral part of the project from start to finish with responsibility in participating and coordinating during all phases of project delivery. You will have the ability to interface with clients, small teams and consultants from the proposal to the punch list stage.


  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture
  • 5-8 years of experience working on retail or commercial projects
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and/or Revit
  • A self-starter and team player with strong communication skills


About DLC:

Founded in 1991, DLC is one of the nation’s preeminent privately held owner, operator and manager of open-air shopping centers. Our portfolio includes over 17 million square feet of attractive retail space and continues to expand as we complete additional acquisitions. In addition, we manage over 100 owned entities, run a 3rd party services business, and own a general contractor affiliate.

DLC is a six-time certified Great Place to Work. This designation was granted based on teammate feedback and places us in an elite tier above the average workplace. At DLC, Human Capital is our main focus and our employees are the single most important asset to the Company since we know it’s the people who make the difference. Recruiting, developing and retaining great talent is the most important component of any leadership position within our firm.

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