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AIA Philadelphia provides a number of services for people looking for jobs in architecture, as well as for architects looking for employees. Below is the most current listing of opportunities.

Current Job Opportunities

Full Time Intern Architect
Peter Zimmerman Architects, an award winning firm located in Berwyn, Pennsylvania is seeking a highly skilled and motivated intern architect. Must have 4-7 years of experience after earning a professional degree. A substantial amount of that experience must be in residential architecture. A combination of hand drawing, Auto Cad, Sketch Up, Micro Station and Photo Shop skills are required. Peter Zimmerman Architects is a full service residential design firm. The firm’s large portfolio of private residences has received many national and local awards. Our work is primarily in the Philadelphia area, but we also have projects across the country. Our design philosophy is deeply rooted in the historic traditions of architecture: classical proportion and scale, the balance of shadow and light and the appropriate relationship between materials. We strive for design that creates a sense of transparency inside and out. Our focus is on the integration of the built and natural environment, remaining faithful to historic roots and sensitive to the surrounding cultural context. Please visit our website at: www.PZArchitects.com. PZA takes pride in providing an excellent work environment and a strong benefits package. We are conveniently located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia within walking distance of the R5 station.
Designers
Eimer Design is looking to add qualified Architects and Interior Designers to our growing studio. Candidates need to be well versed in Restaurant, Hospitality and Multi-Family projects. Eimer Design offers competitive salaries, enhanced benefits, great clients, challenging design projects and a unique studio atmosphere. Qualified candidates should send resume and work samples to info@eimer-design.com.
Architectural Sales for CENTRIA!
Architectural Sales Representative for CENTRIA! Immediate opening available in Philadelphia area. Visit www.centria.com/careers to apply or e-mail resume and salary expectations to jflickinger@centria.com
Traveling Construction Supervisor
National construction firm seeks qualified candidates for the positions of Field Superintendent and Quality Control Manager, to oversee construction at project sites throughout the Northeastern United States. Prior experience in on-site supervision of public sector projects >$1 million required-- i.e. schools, government buildings, federal facilities. Projects vary in size from $1 million and up and may involve new construction, renovations, historic restoration, and LEED green building certification. Long term regional travel throughout MA, CT, RI, and ME is required for the position. Candidates must be available to stay at out-of-state job sites for the duration of the project. Housing and shared transportation are provided at the job site, along with a stipend for periodic travel. Requirements: - Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, or Construction Management - Minimum 5 years of experience supervising construction projects in the field on a daily basis - Ability to be stationed at out-of-state project sites - Positive, self-confident, assertive attitude required - Satisfactory background check and drug testing - OSHA safety training preferred - US Army Corps of Engineers Quality Control Management certification preferred - EM385 Site Safety and Health Officer certification preferred Full-time salary, rate depending on experience. Full benefits offered. Criminal background check/drug test required. Equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@wuassociates.com.
Marketing Coordinator
Environetics seeks a motivated Marketing Coordinator to work within the Philadelphia office. Duties and responsibilities will be primarily Philadelphia focused with some support of our 3 affiliated offices as directed on an as needed basis. Sample responsibilities include: - Preparation of qualification packages, proposals, presentation materials, reports and communications in support of marketing activities; - Maintenance of information on project experience and resumes; - Assist with public relations activities including press releases, media relations, e-communications, conference/event coordination, and direct mail; - Assist with maintenance of website and social media venues; - Assist with research in support of pursuit and overall market strategies researching clients, market trends and background information; - Input project, opportunity, and client data into InFocus database, and help maintain accuracy of that data on an ongoing basis; - Miscellaneous marketing and general administration tasks as requested; - Marketing, Business Development and “After Project” Marketing Graphics & Benchmarking Documentation. Candidates should have a minimum of 3 years of relevant marketing and graphic experience. Successful candidates must have a Bachelor Degree in marketing, communications, graphic design or related field. Emphasis is on communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to multitask and thrive in a fast paced, deadline driven environment. Specific knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point) and Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop) are required. Prior experience with the architecture/engineering/ construction industry is preferred. This position will report directly to the Marketing Manager and will have interface with the Principals for the firm. Compensation is commensurate with experience. Please submit cover letters and resumes to sjones@environetics-pa.com and jmorgan@environetics-pa.com. Environetics, with over 60 staff locally, provides integrated architectural, MEP engineering, structural engineering and interior design services for corporate, academic, healthcare, industrial and retail clients. Through affiliated Environetics offices in Northern New Jersey, New York City and Los Angeles, Environetics can access a broad geographic area and knowledge base to better serve our clients.
Intern Architect-Full Time and Part Time
Converse Winkler Architecture, an award winning collaborative practice located in Bala Cynwyd, PA is seeking a highly motivated full time intern architect and part time intern to participate in diverse projects and become a part of our growing firm. Full time candidate must be a graduate of an accredited school of architecture and be a US Citizen or have a green card or comparable work permit. Part time applicant may be an architecture student in their senior year. Extensive experience and proficiency in Revit is required as well as AutoCAD capabilities. Model building and previous work experience a plus. We are organized in a studio system so successful candidates will participate in all phases of projects from schematic design through construction administration. Please no phone calls. Candidates are invited to send resumes and portfolio samples to qpierre-louis@cwarc.com .
Project Architect (10-20 yrs experience) - Linwood, NJ
Fenwick Architects is a small group of talented architects and designers who are dedicated to working collaboratively to bring about the highest quality of design and construction. Our office is located on a beautiful tidal waterway on the coast in Southern New Jersey; between Ocean City and Atlantic City. We are not specialists and enjoy a great mix of building types in our workflow. Our residential work includes custom ocean and bayfront homes. We do a great deal of work in Historic Cape May. Our commercial work includes banks, auto dealerships, retail, office buildings, and medical design for area hospitals and independent physicians. We are actively seeking a licensed Project Architect with 10-20 years of experience with strong design, technical, and project leadership skills. The Principal is retiring over the next ten years, and an excellent opportunity for a transition with partnership is available. Please contact us if you feel you can enrich and strengthen our staff and help expand and be part of our firm into the future. Send resume, references and a sample portfolio to: info@fenwickarchitects.com
Licensed Architect
KieranTimberlake is seeking experienced licensed architects to join our office of nearly 100 professionals with diverse backgrounds and abilities in a design practice that is recognized worldwide. Our work includes the programming, planning, and design of new structures as well as the transformation of existing buildings, with special expertise in education, government, arts and culture, civic, and residential projects. We seek ways to improve the art, quality, and craft of architecture through research into new materials, processes, assemblies, and products. This pursuit includes the development of application-specific environmental analysis and prediction tools, building and environmental monitoring, novel building assemblies, and more. Common to all our work is that each project begins with a question and continues its development within a culture of questioning, ensuring that design results from deep investigation. We promote a transdisciplinary design process that inspires creativity and fosters a culture of sharing ideas, knowledge, and techniques. See our website, www.kierantimberlake.com, for more information on our projects and current activities. The right candidate will be consistently focused on design excellence, efficiently develop innovative design solutions, and collaborate with fellow team members and actively participate in a dynamic, creative research based design process. QUALIFICATIONS • A professional degree in architecture and architectural license required • Self-motivated with the ability to multitask and work efficiently toward deadlines • Desire and ability to work in a fast-paced, rigorous, and collaborative environment • Desire to seek the limits of the possible • Well-developed skills in client communications, building design, technical detailing, consultant coordination, contract administration • Graphic and technical skills; professional experience using: Revit, Rhino and Grasshopper, Adobe Creative Suite • Prototyping skills: Iterative mock-ups and prototypes of materials and assemblies. Experience with a range of material technologies. Experience with a variety of tools including digital fabrication • Additional consideration given for individuals with experience using: Navisworks, Web applications and Python programming language, Micro-controller or sensor programming, Dynamo and Unreal Engine SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS Individuals wishing to apply should email a cover letter, resume with references, and a current portfolio in PDF format (no larger than 5 MB) to the attention of the Hiring Committee at careers@kierantimberlake.com with “Architect” in the subject field. Salary is commensurate with education level, professional experience, and demonstrated knowledge. Due to the volume of interested applicants, we are not able to respond to telephone inquiries. KieranTimberlake is an equal-opportunity employer.
Architectural Intern
KieranTimberlake is seeking experienced licensed architects to join our office of nearly 100 professionals with diverse backgrounds and abilities in a design practice that is recognized worldwide. Our work includes the programming, planning, and design of new structures as well as the transformation of existing buildings, with special expertise in education, government, arts and culture, civic, and residential projects. We seek ways to improve the art, quality, and craft of architecture through research into new materials, processes, assemblies, and products. This pursuit includes the development of application-specific environmental analysis and prediction tools, building and environmental monitoring, novel building assemblies, and more. Common to all our work is that each project begins with a question and continues its development within a culture of questioning, ensuring that design results from deep investigation. We promote a transdisciplinary design process that inspires creativity and fosters a culture of sharing ideas, knowledge, and techniques. See our website, www.kierantimberlake.com, for more information on our projects and current activities. The right candidate will be consistently focused on design excellence, efficiently develop innovative design solutions, and collaborate with fellow team members and actively participate in a dynamic, creative research based design process. QUALIFICATIONS • A professional degree in architecture • Self-motivated individual with the ability to multitask and work efficiently toward deadlines • Desire and ability to work in a fast-paced, rigorous, and collaborative environment • Desire to seek the limits of the possible • Highly developed graphic and technical skills and experience using: Revit, Rhino, Grasshopper and 3D Studio Max, Adobe Creative Suite • Highly developed prototyping skills: Iterative mock-ups and prototypes of materials and assemblies. Experience with a range of material technologies. Experience with a variety of tools including digital fabrication • Additional consideration given for individuals with experience using: Navisworks, Web applications and Python programming language, Micro-controller or sensor programming, Dynamo and Unreal Engine SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS Individuals wishing to apply should email a cover letter, resume with references, and a current portfolio in PDF format (no larger than 5 MB) to the attention of the Hiring Committee at careers@kierantimberlake.com with “Architectural Intern” in the subject field. Salary is commensurate with education level, professional experience, and demonstrated knowledge. Due to the volume of interested applicants, we are not able to respond to telephone inquiries. KieranTimberlake is an equal-opportunity employer.
Intern Architect
Peter Zimmerman Architects, an award winning firm located in Berwyn, Pennsylvania is seeking a highly skilled and motivated intern architect. A combination of hand drawing, Auto Cad, Sketch Up, Micro Station and Photo Shop skills are required. Must have a professional architecture degree and 3 – 5 years of experience with single family, custom residential architecture. Peter Zimmerman Architects is a full service residential design firm. The firm’s large portfolio of private residences has received many national and local awards. Our work is primarily in the Philadelphia area, but we also have projects in Florida, Maine, Oregon and Wyoming. Our design philosophy is deeply rooted in the historic traditions of architecture: classical proportion and scale, the balance of shadow and light and the appropriate relationship between materials. We strive for design that creates a sense of transparency inside and out. Our focus is on the integration of the built and natural environment, remaining faithful to historic roots and sensitive to the surrounding cultural context. Please visit our website at: www.PZArchitects.com. PZA takes pride in providing an excellent work environment and a strong benefits package. We are conveniently located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia within walking distance of the R5 station
Project Manager (1 to 5 years experience )
Suburban Architectural firm has opening for project manager/construction coordinator. Working in the office of our client, we design and manage many small projects for their national market. We need an individual that can design basic floor plans, prepare construction and bid documents, manage the project during the construction phase, and track and report on the status of these projects with the client frequently. The candidate must have excellent communication skills, be very organized, have good AutoCad abilities, and a basic knowledge of Excel. The candidate needs to have the flexibility to track quickly moving projects and respond to changing priorities. We are located in King of Prussia, offer good compensation and benefits, in a pleasant office environment.
Architecture Designer / Intern Architect
SCHRADERGROUP architecture, LLC Position: Architectural Designer / Intern Architect Company Overview: SCHRADERGROUP architecture LLC (SGA) is a full-service firm offering planning, programming, and architectural and structural engineering design services for a variety of project types, with specific expertise in the areas of academic and public safety facility design. Founded in 2004 and providing services from offices in Philadelphia, Lancaster, Baltimore and Wilmington, SGA is recognized both locally and nationally for design that offers the highest degree of service to the user, responds to and respects both the built and natural environment and demonstrates inspired aesthetics. Job Description: Architectural Designer / Intern Architect with three to five years of experience to work in our Philadelphia office – we are seeking a new team member who is a self-starter, communicates well, desires involvement in all aspects of project design and construction, and aspires to professional licensure. Your day-to-day duties will touch on many aspects of design office operations: developing design concepts, producing construction documents, interacting with clients and consultants, and contract administration. You must be organized, versatile, and an active participant in our firm. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Architecture. Understanding of building materials and their use and application in building design. Proficiency in REVIT with a working knowledge of AutoCAD, SketchUp, Word, Excel, and Photoshop. Ability to sketch and draw to convey ideas and concepts to those with whom you’ll work. Benefits: SGA offers a competitive salary and benefit package commensurate with your level of knowledge and experience including health and vision insurance, short- and long-term disability, 401k, and bonus structure. Contact: To express interest, please forward a resume to: Regina Jean-Claude RJean-Claude@sgarc.com 215 482 7440
Project Architect / Designer (2-5 years experience)
ISA, an award-winning design and research office, seeks talented addition to our team for immediate hire. Our practice is focused on a wide-range of project types including multi-family housing, mixed use and commercial projects – all of which emphasize urbanism, environmental performance and design innovation. Competitive candidates will exhibit design talent, be detail oriented, work well in a collaborative environment, and possess a strong work ethic. We expect the best candidates to have 2-5 years of experience, knowledge of light frame construction, and working knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD, Rhino, Vray and Adobe Suite. Ability to work independently producing and coordinating construction documents is essential. Please email resume and work samples (no more than 5 sheets) to jobs@is-architects.com. No phone calls. www.is-architects.com.
Project Architect
PZS Architects is seeking a Project Architect with at least 3 years experience. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated with the ability to successfully balance multiple tasks in a deadline driven environment. Must be proficient in Revit, AutoCad. Must demonstrate excellent communication skills and professionalism. Bachelors degree from an accredited school of architecture. Professional Registration and LEED accreditation a plus. Compensation dependent upon skills/experience. Employee benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid vacation and personal days, 401k. For consideration please email resume and work samples/portfolio to Lauren at lmccardel@pzsarchitects.com
Project Architect
Varenhorst has on open position for a Project Architect with no fewer than 10 years of experience including some project management. Applicants must be registered architects and proficient in Revit and AutoCAD, and should possess excellent written, graphic, and verbal communication skills. Particular experience in multi-unit residential and mixed-use projects is preferred although, as a firm, we work in a wide range of project types. We are a design-intensive firm and currently have an exciting selection of large projects demanding strong design capability and technical knowledge ranging from concept design through to construction administration. Compensation package is competitive. Please submit a resumé and portfolio of your work with your electronic application. We look forward to reading it!
Architectural Designer - Visualization Specialist
Varenhorst is seeking a talented architectural designer with an architectural degree and no fewer than 3 years of office experience who has a particular facility with digital 3D modeling (3DStudio, Rhino, and Revit) and who possesses excellent digital rendering skills, proficiency with Photoshop, InDesign, and physical model building. We have a number of large, exciting projects with a need for sophisticated design-process and presentation graphics. In addition to being outstanding in visual communication the successful applicant will be have strong written and verbal communications skills. Our compensation package is competitive. We look forward to reading your applications! Please submit a resumé and portfolio with your electronic application.

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