Careers

Job Opportunities   |   Positions Sought   Other Resources for Employment  | Emerging Professionals Network

Postings: AIANH Job Ads are listed free for AIANH members and for people seeking a position. To submit your ad, Email us. Ad rate for non-members is $80 per month. Please include your name and contact information for billing.

Ads will run for four months unless we are instructed to remove it before that time. If you wish to run your ad beyond the four months, please contact the office to relist it before it is removed.

Job Opportunities

Firms: if you are looking for help, please send us an ad to post. Looking for work and want to post a "position sought" ad? See Positions Sought section below.


Project Architect
SAMYN-D'ELIA ARCHITECTS, P.A.

About Samyn-D’Elia Architects, P.A.

Samyn-D’Elia Architects was founded in 1980, an eight person team in the heart of New Hampshire’s Lake and White Mountain National Forest region. The firm is housed in a newly renovated building circa 1895 that once was the Holderness Inn located next to the Squam Lakes of Holderness, NH. Samyn-D’Elia Architects is a diverse firm providing architectural services and design solutions for commercial, municipal, educational, Ecumenical, and residential projects. With a deep connection to New Hampshire, the firm has worked on some of the State’s historic landmarks and has been recognized for numerous award winning designs.

About This Position

Currently offering a unique opportunity for a full-time Project Architect. The ideal candidate must have 5 – 8 years of experience working individually and collaboratively on projects in all phases of design through construction documents and administration, exhibit strong design and technical expertise, ability to balance immediate deadlines and long term goals, with efficient time management skills.

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Architectural Degree or in process
  • Revit Proficiency
  • Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop
  • Knowledge of CAD and Sketchup
  • Project management ability from programming, schematic design, construction documents and construction administration
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, excellent organization and communication skills
  • Client focused
  • Prepare graphic material for presentations and material
  • Familiarity with building codes and zoning regulations
  • Experience with residential, educational, municipal, and hospitality projects
  • Strong background in construction documentation preparation including administration and site visits
  • Experience in wood frame construction

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Vacation Time
  • Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K
  • Performance Level Bonus
  • Profit Sharing

For over 40 years, Samyn-D’Elia Architects has been driven by a commitment to exceptional design and an unyielding focus on achieving our clients’ objects and exceeding expectations. Though the firm’s work has been honored and recognized with numerous awards, we are most proud of our clients’ successes and our many longstanding relationships. If you are an eager contributor, and have the desire to work with an extraordinary design team of professionals, please submit a letter of interest and resume, along with relevant work samples to kristin@sdarchitects.com. Visit www.sdarchitects.com for more information about the firm.
(posted 2/23/21)


Multiple Openings
Maugel Architects – Harvard , MA
DeStefano Maugel Architects – Portsmouth, NH

Architectural Design Staff - Commercial
We are growing and need to add talent in our Harvard, MA office. Candidates must have 3-5 years of full-time commercial experience. In addition, candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, basic knowledge of commercial construction, able to assemble a set of Construction Drawings, and proficient in Revit. If you are passionate about design, enjoy building relationships with clients, are self-motivated and a continuous learner, we would like to talk with you. Please visit our website to learn more about our culture and projects. Resumes and references should be addressed to Paula Finestone - Controller/Director of HR - pfinestone@maugel.com.

Architectural Design Staff - Residential
We are growing and need to add talent in our Portsmouth, NH office. Candidates must have 3-5 years of full-time experience. In addition, candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, basic knowledge of residential construction, able to assemble a set of Construction Drawings, and proficient in Revit. If you are passionate about design, enjoy building relationships with clients, are self-motivated and a continuous learner, we would like to talk with you. Please visit our website to learn more about our culture and projects. Resumes and references should be addressed to Paula Finestone - Controller/Director of HR - 
pfinestone@maugel.com.

Senior Project Manager - Residential
We are growing and need more talent in our Portsmouth, NH office. Candidates must be licensed with 10+ year of design and project management experience in complex and highly detailed residential projects. Additional requirements include Project Planning, managing budgets, and proficient in Revit If you are passionate about design, enjoy building relationships with clients, are self-motivated and a continuous learner, we would like to talk with you. Please visit our website to learn more about our culture and projects. Resumes and references should be addressed to Paula Finestone - Controller/Director of HR - 
pfinestone@maugel.com

Senior Project Manager - Commercial
We are growing and need more talent in our Harvard, MA office. Candidates must be licensed with 10+ year of design and project management experience in complex and highly detailed commercial projects. Additional requirements include Project Planning, managing budgets, and proficient in Revit If you are passionate about design, enjoy building relationships with clients, are self-motivated and a continuous learner, we would like to talk with you. Please visit our website to learn more about our culture and projects. Resumes and references should be addressed to Paula Finestone - Controller/Director of HR - 
pfinestone@maugel.com
(posted 2/22/21)


Interior Designer
BECKWITH BUILDERS

Beckwith Builders, a high-end residential Architecture and Construction Management firm in Wolfeboro, NH, is seeking an experienced Interior Designer/Project Manager to join our talented team designing Custom Lakefront homes. We are looking for a designer who can manage all phases of interior design from conception, to CAD drawings, to installation while working directly with our Architects and Construction Managers on projects. Qualified candidates must be detail oriented, creative, organized, have a refined design sense, strong interpersonal and communication skills, and have the ability to multi-task.

Candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in high-end residential interior design with a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Interior Design or Architecture
  • Proficient skills in CAD, Sketch-up, and Photoshop and hand scketching. ArchiCAD and/or AutoCAD experience is required.
  • Interior Design Construction Document experience including selection and detailing of interior finishes (basic knowledge of detailing, drawing conventions and document coordination).  Interior Construction Documents, Specifications, and Schedules, and Procurement will be a main responsibility for this position.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience working with clients
  • Be able to demonstrate previous experience taking a high-end residential project from conception to completion

This is a full-time in-office position. We offer our employees competitive compensation and benefits.

Please email all of the following: cover letter including a desired salary range, resume, and work samples in PDF format showing high-end residential interior drawings and design work (5MB max).  Please address email subject line as “Interior Designer ".

Please no calls or direct emails.
(posted 2/12/21)

 

Senior Architect
MAKE Architects, PC

MAKE Architects seeks a self-directed and collaborative Senior Architect with 8 to 12 years experience in programming, planning, design, and technical development of projects. This position serves as a part of the firm’s executive team, and plays a significant role in the direction and management of the firm.  Knowledge of BIM workflow and experience with Archicad are preferred. They must have the ability to manage multiple projects, juggle various tasks and work effectively and independently with clients.  This position has responsibility for directing consultants, contractors, and internal team production.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Handle technical and production aspects of projects
  • Check for code compliance, coordinate with consultants/contractors and develop construction details
  • Understand design intent and goals for successful implementation
  • Understand construction administration phase of the projects

Additional Responsibilities

  • Assists Principal with networking and proposals, including input on fee estimating, scope of work and project scheduling
  • Coordinates with Office Manager on project status updates
  • Provides technical guidance to project staff and possesses full knowledge of best practice standards and expectations

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture
  • 8 years of experience
  • Strong technical skills
  • Experience with BIM workflow and Archicad preferred
  • Passive House Certified Professional a plus

Desirable Qualities and Intangibles

  • Interest in the business aspects of running a design firm
  • Entrepreneurial abilities and proven business acumen
  • Ability to quickly gain the trust of internal and external players and develop projects
  • Maintains a collaborative, but focused approach to work
  • Possess leadership strengths and motivates others 

Located in the Upper Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire, MAKE Architects offers the ideal setting for anyone interested in dynamic communities, a full range of outdoor, year-round recreation, and a high quality of life.  Outside Magazine describes Hanover as, “An affluent, intellectual town of gifted college kids, tweedy professors, overworked med students, and young families. The Appalachian Trail runs right through the middle of town, and on the west end, the wide and lazy Connecticut River is perfect for kayakers, rowers, and swimmers.”  MAKE Architects works toward the enhancement of communities through our mix of residential, commercial, and institutional projects.  We are an established, energetic and profitable design firm providing career growth opportunities.  The firm offers competitive salaries and an engaging and enjoyable culture.  Interested candidates should contact Chelsea Swanson at chelsea@charrettevg.com and identify your response as MAKE Architects Senior Architect Position.
(posted 2/8/21)

Project Architect
DENNIS MIRES, The Architects

Are you a passionate design professional looking for an exciting new chapter in the southern, NH area? Dennis Mires, P.A. The Architects is hiring at multiple position levels in Manchester, NH. We are looking for an experienced Project Architect to join our close-knit architectural firm. Our firm specializes in small & large scale commercial, mixed-use multifamily, community, and educational projects. We have a flexible working environment and value team players who are eager to work on multiple project types in various stages of completion. The ability to collaborate, offer insight, learn, and eagerness to produce great design projects are desired.

Responsibilities

  • Large project management role with design, document development, and construction administration duties.
  • Coordinate with other staff to achieve project schedules.
  • Material and interior design composition for differing project types.
  • Ability to respond to construction information requests, attend site visits, and document progress through web-based software and DM documents. 
  • Review project type zoning and code requirements to develop a project within these constraints.
  • Develop exciting 3d models for each project to express your design intent. 

Qualifications

  • Degree in Architecture.
  • Licensed, or working toward licensure.
  • 10+ years of experience in a team-focused environment.
  • Proficiency in ArchiCAD (preferred) or Revit w development of 3d BIM models
  • Ability to express design and materiality thru 3d & graphic imagery
  • Interior design, writing specifications and construction experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of Construction Materials and Methods.
  • Preferably seeking applicants from the northern New England area.

Please Send cover letter, resume and portfolio to info@thearchitects.net and view our firm profile at TheArchitects.net. We Look forward to hearing from you.
(posted 2/1/21)


Project Designer
DENNIS MIRES, The Architects

Are you a passionate design professional looking for an exciting new chapter in the southern, NH area? Dennis Mires, P.A. The Architects is hiring at multiple position levels in Manchester, NH. We are looking for an experienced Project Designer to join our close-knit architectural firm. Our firm specializes in small & large scale commercial, mixed-use multifamily, community, and educational projects. We have a flexible working environment and value team players who are eager to work on multiple project types in various stages of completion. The ability to collaborate, offer insight, learn, and eagerness to produce great design projects are desired.

Responsibilities

  • Assisting with large and small projects with design, document development, and construction administration duties.
  • Coordinate in team environment to achieve project schedules.
  • Material selection and design influence for differing project types.
  • Ability to assist in construction administrative duties, attend site visits, and document building progress. 
  • Review project type zoning and code requirements to develop a project within these constraints.
  • Develop exciting 3d models for each project to express your design intent.

Qualifications

  • Degree in Architecture (Preferred)
  • 3+ years of experience
  • Proficiency in ArchiCAD (preferred) or Revit w development of 3d BIM models
  • Work in a team environment at various levels
  • Understanding of all aspects of document production
  • Knowledge of Construction (preferred)
  • Preferably seeking applicants from the northern New England area.

Please Send cover letter, resume and portfolio to info@thearchitects.net and view our firm profile at TheArchitects.net. We Look forward to hearing from you.
(posted 2/1/21)


LEAD DESIGN ARCHITECT
Opechee Construction Corporation

Opechee Construction Corporation is seeking a talented Lead Design Architect with broad experience to join our design/build firm in the lakes region of New Hampshire. Opechee Construction Corporation is an integrated design/build firm that employs architects, engineers, construction professionals, and real estate professionals to design and construct new commercial buildings throughout New England. As part of its integrated approach, Opechee only constructs what it designs, and has built a strong reputation in the industry by consistently meeting its customers’ functional, economic, and aesthetic needs with each new project.

Responsibilities include:

  • Take a lead role to develop overall building design concepts that focus on utilizing readily available materials in a creative approach. This would include exterior façade composition, interior layout & selection of building materials.
  • Assist senior-management through all design phases, including meeting with prospective developers in the initial sales process.
  • Be proficient in graphic, presentation & rendering programs to produce all graphic illustrations of site concepts, building plans, elevations & 3D renderings for use in proposal document packages.
  • Be proficient in Revit to develop 3D building models for the proposal package that can then be used as a basis for construction documents.
  • Have a thorough understanding of Structural & MEP systems to ensure efficiency during initial concepts.
  • Be thorough in reviewing zoning regulations & good knowledge of building code requirements.

Qualifications required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture
  • 8+ years’ experience with Commercial, Residential & Hospitality projects. Licensed or working towards becoming a Licensed Architect.
  • Proficient in Revit.
  • Outstanding graphic presentation skills.
  • Experience in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Microsoft Office & rendering software.
  • Thorough knowledge of ADA, building & zoning codes.
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Compensation: The annual salary for this position starts at $135,000, with a competitive benefits package including health, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, and 401k. Please email resume and portfolio to Alicia Segalini, Talent Acquisition Coordinator 
(posted 1/27/21)

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER
Opechee Construction Corporation

Opechee Construction Corporation is seeking a dedicated professional with 5+ years of experience to join our design/build firm in the lakes region of New Hampshire. Opechee Construction Corporation is an integrated design/build firm that employs architects, engineers, construction professionals, and real estate professionals to design and construct new commercial buildings throughout New England. As part of its integrated approach, Opechee only constructs what it designs, and has built a strong reputation in the industry by consistently meeting its customers’ functional, economic, and aesthetic needs with each new project.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in developing computer generated 3D building models & graphic illustrations through design phases that can then be used as basis for construction documents. 
  • Preparing technical drawings to be used in construction plans for various disciplines.
  • Have a good understanding of Structural & MEP systems to develop & coordinate schematic design concepts.
  • Create visual guidelines & technical details for construction co-ordination purposes.
  • Consult technical handbooks, codes & tables while in construction document development phase.
  • Communicate & collaborate with team members

Qualifications required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture
  • 5+ years’ experience, recently licensed or working towards becoming a licensed architect.
  • Proficient in Revit. • Experience in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Microsoft Office & rendering software. • Experience with ADA, building & zoning codes.
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Compensation: The annual salary for this position starts at $80,000, with a competitive benefits package including health, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, and 401k. Please email resume and portfolio to Alicia Segalini, Talent Acquisition Coordinator Job Type: Full-time Salary: $80,000+ /year
(posted 1/27/21)


PROJECT MANAGER / ARCHITECT / DESIGNER

ALBA ARCHITECTS LLP

Alba Architects is a small emerging full-service firm located in the heart of the White Mountains region of NH. Entering into their tenth year, Alba has established a diverse portfolio of projects, providing high quality, reliable, cost effective services, while establishing long term relationships with clientele. Alba’s approach to client service has created a consistent inventory of work with a varied catalogue of project types, offering both new and continuing opportunities. Alba’s success with this approach has now culminated in a robust workload and excellent prospects for the foreseeable future. 

Alba Architects are seeking long term additions to the staff with potential opportunities to advance into profit sharing and eventually firm ownership. Alba is seeking a licensed architect, or one working towards licensure, with, preferably, 8-10 years’ experience. Candidates will have experience working individually and collaboratively on projects in all phases of design through construction documents and administration.

  • Candidates will possess the following skills/attributes:
  • BSc Degree, or higher, in Architecture
  • Eight to ten years of experience in an architectural office
  • Creativity, self-motivation and ability to multi-task
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Commitment to providing exceptional client services.
  • Advanced proficiency in Revit, including 3D model + rendering
  • Reasonable knowledge of AutoCAD and other graphics/presentation programs
  • Knowledge and willingness to participate in all functions/duties of a growing architectural office.
  • Interest and engagement in cultivating existing firm practices toward an expanded, full service architectural firm. 
  • Project management; from programming, schematic design, construction documents and construction administration; with high level of knowledge/ability in construction documentation preparation and construction administration. 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, excellent organizational and communication skills 
  • Developed knowledge of building codes and zoning regulations 
  • Experience in a wide variety of project types and enthusiasm for expanding that knowledge base 

Benefits are presently limited due to the nature of a small business, but opportunities for development are available with the right candidates. Developing the desired benefit package, upon a successful trial period, will include options for retirement package with company contributions, personal time, holidays and profit sharing/bonuses. Tailoring the package to the candidates needs and/or preferences will be the eventual goal. 

The work environment will include a combination of office and work-from-home arrangements and will be flexible to accommodate family and personal commitments. 

Interest in further information, with resume and portfolio, leading to a potential interview, should be sent to info@albaarchitects.com.
(posted 12/5/20)


ARCHITECTURAL ASSISTANT
RWH Architect

RWH Architect is a progressive, contemporary design firm located in southern New Hampshire.

Our diverse and exciting portfolio includes commercial, restaurant, government, municipal and residential work.

RWH Architect is seeking a motivated candidate who wants to grow and advance his/her career and become part of the long term strategy of the firm.

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture
  • Three to seven years of experience in an architectural office
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare and modify architectural documents
  • Ability to work as a collaborative team member
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Creativity, self-motivation and ability to multi-task
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience providing service-oriented client management
  • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop and Creative Suite
  • Outstanding graphic presentation skills
  • 3D model + rendering

This is a full-time position. Part-time role will be considered.

Interested applicants should email resume + work samples to krista@rwh-architect.com.
(posted 9/14/20)

   


Positions Sought 

These ads are from people seeking employment. Some ask that you contact them directly, and others have given us a cover letter and resume to keep on file. In that case, there is a reference number on the ad. If you wish to see more about that person Email us.

If you want to place an ad here, please send your ad to us and we will post it. There are firms looking for help, but that do not want to post their ad, so it will help you to have your ad listed and a resume on file at the AIANH office. Email us

Other resources

AIA Career Center   |   AIAVT job listings   |   The Boston Society of Architects' Job Board  |   AIAMaine job listings