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Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at the AIA Virginia. We do not currently have any staff openings.

Below are openings at firms within the region. To list a job opening at your firm, send job title, location, a brief description and how to apply to cguske@aiava.org. Job listings will run for 30 days and are free to AIA Virginia members.

 

Engineer or Architect Manager for Exterior Building Enclosures
Stafford, VA

Gale Associates, Inc., a well-respected national engineering/planning firm celebrating over 50 years in business, and rated one of Zweig White’s “Best Firms to Work For” for the past 4 consecutive years, seeks a Registered Engineer or Architect to manage our Stafford, VA office.

Key Responsibilities: The selected candidate would provide and manage building enclosure evaluations, forensic investigations, designs, construction administration, enclosure peer reviews, commissioning services for projects in the Virginia area.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum BS degree in Civil or Structural Engineering or Architecture, 10 + years’ proven professional experience in building enclosure design and consulting, and a track record of sound project/client management.
  • P. E. or AIA Registration is required.
  • Microsoft Office expertise and the ability to communicate well, both verbally and in writing, are critical to this position.
  • Knowledge of Deltek Vision is desirable.

Gale offers an excellent salary and full array of first-day coverage benefits including: BCBS health Insurance, Delta Dental insurance, Fully-paid Life/Disability insurance, 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan and Trust, Flex Spending Account (FSA) – 3 weeks’ vacation accrual upon hire, Sick time – Several annual paid holidays, Tuition reimbursement, College loan-repayment, and Dependent care assistance and allowance

If you have the requisite qualifications, we’d love to talk to you. Please send resume and salary requirement to humanresources@gainc.com. Check us out at www.galeassociates.com. Gale is an Equal Opportunity/Veterans/Disabilities Employer

posted 11/14/17

Preservation Architect

John Milner Associates Preservation is an award-winning preservation and conservation firm in Arlington, Virginia seeking an architect who is committed to excellence. Essential credentials include:

  • Knowledge of the Secretary of Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in architecture
  • 5 to 15 years of experience
  • Interested in the technical aspects of historic properties and buildings
  • Proficiency and project experience in AutoCAD and Revit is preferred
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Collaborative personality to bring out the best in team situations
  • US citizen or permanent US resident

Please provide a letter of interest, resume and writing sample to mtfa@mtfa.net.

posted 11/14/17

Project Architects
Arlington, VA

MTFA Architecture – a diverse, collaborative, full-service design oriented firm in Arlington, Virginia – is seeking architects who are interested in growing with the firm. MTFA positively shapes culture, commerce, and people’s lives through innovative problem solving for the built environment. MTFA’s diverse market strengths include educational, cultural, religious, commercial, multi-family, government and historic preservation-related projects. Essential credentials include:

  • Architecture degree with 4 to 8 years’ experience
  • Experience as a project architect
  • Design sensibilities and construction document skills
  • Knowledge of building systems and detailing
  • Ability and experience editing specifications
  • Proficiency and project experience in Revit
  • Strong communication and organizational skill
  • Collaborative personality to bring out the best in team situations
  • Project coordination skills
  • US Citizen or permanent US resident

Please provide a letter of interest, resume and work sample to mtfa@mtfa.net

posted 11/14/17

Glavé & Holmes Architecture is looking for new talent! We are receiving resumes for architects at all levels of experience. Our firm is seeking individuals who are interested and skilled in working on context-specific design that fits seamlessly into the surrounding community while addressing the needs of the people who will interact with the spaces. Individuals should be committed to producing high-quality design and documentation as well as working collaboratively. Must Haves: Passion for design excellence, a collaborative spirit, and willingness to learn and grow. All candidates must have an architectural degree from an accredited program.

Entry Level Interns: 0 to 2 years of experience, Proficient in Revit, Sketch-Up, Adobe Creative Suite and hand drawing

Advanced Interns: 3 to 5 years of experience, Proficient in Revit, Sketch-Up, Adobe Creative Suite and hand drawing

Project Architects: 6 to 15 years of experience, Proficient in Revit, Sketch-Up, Adobe Creative Suite and hand drawing, Proficient with code research and specifications, Ability to create complete sets of documents and review work of others, Ability to collaborate with Consultants and GC’s, Ability and willingness to delegate and mentor

Project Managers: 6 to 15 years of experience, Proficient in Revit, Sketch-Up, Adobe Creative Suite and hand drawing, Proficient in working up budgets, schedules and contracts, Proficient with code research and specifications, Ability to collaborate with Consultants and Clients, Ability and willingness to delegate and mentor

Planner: Over 10 years of experience, Degree from accredited architectural and/or planning school, Experience in architecture and campus planning, Experience with Revit and AutoCad, Adobe Creative Suite, Experience on projects over $10M construction cost, private and public, Ability to create set of planning documents/reports, Proficient graphic design and writing abilities

Please send a digital cover letter, resume, and portfolio to Jeanne LeFever at jlefever@glaveandholmes.com

posted 11/14/17

Interior Designer

starrdesign, an award-winning design firm based in Charlotte, is looking to hire an Interior Designer. We specialize in connecting people to brands through inspired environments, with a focus on the restaurant and retail industries. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of Revit, strong verbal and graphic communication skills, 2 – 3 years of relevant design experience.
starrdesign is a multi-disciplinary team that specializes in architecture, interiors, graphics and branding. Our mid-sized company takes a collaborative approach rather than working in silos. Our projects are spread out across the country and around the world. We are looking for exceptional people to add to our team, and we provide above market average compensation & benefits.
Qualified candidates should send their resume, work sample, and references to LetsTalk@starrdesignteam.com. Please feel free to email us. We are very busy (that’s why we’re hiring), and a phone call will only be distracting.

posted 11/14/17

Project Manager / Architect

starrdesign, an award-winning design firm based in Charlotte, is looking to hire a design oriented Project Manager / Architect. We specialize in connecting people to brands through inspired environments, with a focus on the restaurant and retail industries. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of Revit, strong verbal and graphic communication skills, 5-7 years of commercial architectural design experience, and a professional or master’s degree in architecture.
starrdesign is a multi-disciplinary team that specializes in architecture, interiors, graphics and branding. Our mid-sized company takes a collaborative approach rather than working in silos. Our projects are spread out across the country and around the world. We are looking for exceptional people to add to our team, and we provide above market average compensation & benefits.
Qualified candidates should send their resume, work sample, and references to LetsTalk@starrdesignteam.com. Please feel free to email us. We are very busy (that’s why we’re hiring), and a phone call will only be distracting.

posted 11/14/17

Executive Architect
Tysons Corner, VA

Arshia Architects is a small progressive architecture firm based in Los Angeles focused on translating high-value design to constructed reality. We are currently focused on high-end single and multi-family developments as well as commercial interiors and adaptive reuse.

AA is seeking an Executive Architect to assist in Processing Permits, CD coordination, Consultant Coordination, Bidding and Negotiation and Construction Administration for a dental office in the Tyson’s Corner area. Candidates interested in the position must have at least 4+ years of experience and be capable of processing a project in the CD and CA phases.

Requirements

  • Professional degree in Architecture
  • Minimum 4 years of experience.
  • Experience in Construction Administration
  • Construction Documentation
  • Organizational skills
  • Time management and ability to set schedules and deadlines
  • Project coordination
  • Command of Revit (Alternatively Autocad)
  • Well-rounded communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Capacity to be initiative and motivated.

Please submit the following in ONE pdf to arshia.architects@gmail.com
CV, Work samples, Hourly Consultation Fee (note: project will be bid on fixed fee), and References (Optional)

posted 11/14/17

Architect/Project Manager
Danville, VA

Solex Architecture is seeking an Architect/Project Manager responsible for technical drawing production and document coordination. This individual must be well organized and understand the details involved in building assemblies. The Architect/Project Manager will be required to set and meet timelines involved with production milestones while receiving minimal supervision. The Architect/Project Manager will coordinate project information with the architecture/engineering team, the clients, and the contractors. This individual must have a thorough understanding of the processes involved in design projects from concept through construction.
Responsibilities

  • Establish tasks and scheduling to comply with the project work plan
  • Develop detailed technical drawings and specifications
  • Manage the development of construction documents
  • Mentor entry level staff
  • Perform required code analysis to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations
  • Serve an integral role in the conceptual design on assigned projects
  • Prepare and coordinate specifications for building materials and product selections using CSI formatting
  • Coordinate with project engineering and design consultants
  • Monitor scope, time and budget
  • Conduct regular job progress meetings during construction
  • Participate in business development proposals, presentations, and meetings as required

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Interior Design from an accredited college or university highly desired
  • A minimum of 7-10 years of comprehensive relevant design experience.
  • Demonstrate thorough knowledge of design, construction, codes, specifications, and drawing composition
  • Advanced proficiency in Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop, other rendering programs, and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Send resumes with salary requirements to contact@solexarchitecture.com
Solex Architecture is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.

posted 11/14/17

Job Captain | Tysons High Density Studio
Tysons Corner, VA

KTGY is an international full-service architecture and planning firm. Our architects and planners combine big picture opportunities, modern sustainable practices and impeccable design standards to help create developments of enduring value. Organized to deliver the most specialized service possible and enriched by the depth and diversity of our team members, our studios are staffed by creative and collaborative leaders empowered to continually push for better.

KTGY Tysons is deeply rooted in the East Coast mixed-use, high-rise residential market but also design stunning award-winning single-family and townhome communities. Making this practice one of the best architecture firms to work for near Washington DC, our Tysons office works internationally with KTGY’s India office where collaboration is a partnership. You can find the Tysons staff donating backpacks for needy children, celebrating diversity and sharing international dishes on National Flag Day and participating in DC Bike to Work Day.

The High-Density studio is seeking a Job Captain whose education and desire for licensure reflects their passion for Architecture. The Job Captain will focus on creating and assembling construction documents for residential and mixed-use projects and must be comfortable working in Revit. Knowledge of Type I to Type V construction, and building codes and regulations, as well as the ability to convey your knowledge is a must. If you are artistic, eager, and looking to start with a company that nurtures creativity see below for more information.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Accurate and detail oriented
• Ability to research and learn various codes and ordinances
• Ability to work on multiple projects and maintain effective communication and quality control
• Demonstrated ability to plan, schedule, direct work of self and others
• Basic understanding and proficiency using the following software: AutoCad and/or REVIT, Sketch Up, Adobe Suite, MS Office

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 4 years industry experience

EDUCATION AND KNOWLEDGE: 4-year Architectural degree preferred and/or combination of required education and experience, Intermediate understanding of building codes, including national and state local codes, Specialized knowledge of various product types, code requirements, and construction practices and how to apply, detail, and specify them.

In order to be considered for this position, please go to our website http://www.ktgy.com/careers to apply for the position Job Captain | Tysons High Density For Sale (17401). Please no phone calls or drop ins.

posted 10/26/17

Job Captain | Tysons For Sale
Tysons Corner, VA

KTGY is an international full-service architecture and planning firm. Our architects and planners combine big picture opportunities, modern sustainable practices and impeccable design standards to help create developments of enduring value. Organized to deliver the most specialized service possible and enriched by the depth and diversity of our team members, our studios are staffed by creative and collaborative leaders empowered to continually push for better.

KTGY Tysons is deeply rooted in the East Coast mixed-use, high-rise residential market but also design stunning award-winning single-family and townhome communities. Making this practice one of the best architecture firms to work for near Washington DC, our Tysons office works internationally with KTGY’s India office where collaboration is a partnership. You can find the Tysons staff donating backpacks for needy children, celebrating diversity and sharing international dishes on National Flag Day and participating in DC Bike to Work Day.

The low-density For Sale residential studio is seeking a job captain who is comfortable taking a project design from construction documentation through completion. With four to six years of experience in low-density residential, and type V construction you need to feel confident working in AutoCAD, Photoshop, and SketchUp. You need to be able to articulate your design and vision, both verbally and in writing. If you are artistic, eager to learn new things, and looking to start with a company that nurtures creativity see below for more information.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Accurate and detail oriented
• Ability to research and learn various codes and ordinances
• Ability to work on multiple projects and maintain effective communication and quality control
• Demonstrated ability to plan, schedule, direct work of self and others
• Basic understanding and proficiency using the following software: AutoCad and/or REVIT, Sketch Up, Adobe Suite, MS Office

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 4 years industry experience

EDUCATION AND KNOWLEDGE: 4-year Architectural degree preferred and/or combination of required education and experience, Intermediate understanding of building codes, including national and state local codes, Specialized knowledge of various product types, code requirements, and construction practices and how to apply, detail, and specify them.

In order to be considered for this position, please go to our website http://www.ktgy.com/careers to apply for the position Job Captain | Tysons Low Density For Sale (24918) . Please no phone calls or drop-ins.

posted 10/16/17

Licensed Architect – Associate Director of Architecture
Washington, D.C.

Interested in working for a great cause? Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), a mission-oriented organization dedicated to improving the lives of veterans and all people with disabilities, is currently seeking a registered architect to join our architecture department and make a difference.

PVA architects use their expertise to:
• Advocate for the best healthcare environments for veterans.
• Improve accessibility in the built environment for people with disabilities.
• Provide technical assistance and education to the public.
• Help manage our Washington, DC headquarters building.

We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and regular work hours.
Travel required.

Knowledge and Skills Required:
• Registered Architect currently licensed in a state, commonwealth, or the District of Columbia.
• Minimum 8 years solid architectural experience.
• Must have a professional architectural license.
• Thorough knowledge of accessibility codes and statutes.
• Healthcare experience a plus but not required.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to: pvaarchitecture@pva.org
PVA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

posted 10/16/17

Entry-Level Architects
Arlington, VA

MTFA Architecture – a diverse, collaborative, full-service design oriented firm in Arlington, Virginia – is seeking architects who are interested in growing with the firm. MTFA positively shapes culture, commerce, and people’s lives through innovative problem solving for the built environment. MTFA’s diverse market strengths include educational, cultural, religious, commercial, multi-family, government and historic preservation-related projects. Essential credentials include:

  • Architecture degree with 2 to 3 years’ experience
  • Interest to learn and grow
  • Design skills
  • Some experience with construction documents
  • Proficiency and project experience in Revit
  • Strong communications skills
  • Collaborative personality to bring out the best in team situations
  • US Citizen or permanent US resident

Please provide a letter of interest, resume and work sample to mtfa@mtfa.net

posted 10/12/17

Project Architect
Greensboro, NC

Lindsey Architecture is searching for a talented Project Architect to join our collaborative team, and work in our downtown Greensboro overlooking dining, nightlife, festivals, shops, parks, universities and music venues just waiting for you to explore. We’re excited to introduce you to our diverse clientele in the aviation, corporate, entertainment, retail, food service, and historic/adaptive reuse sectors.

What about you? You will…

  • have the ability to work efficiently and collaboratively with the team to create accurate schematic designs, construction documents, and specs.
  • be able to work in partnership with in-house staff, clients, and consultants to ensure a project’s success from start to finish
  • have a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture
  • be a licensed architect with 5-8 years of experience
  • be proficient in AutoCAD, with additional skills in Revit (preferred), and SketchUp (a plus)
  • have some experience in Adobe products (Photoshop, Acrobat), and understanding of MS Office products

Email your resume and samples of your work to Rod Lindsey at Rod@lindseyarch.com. Please put “Project Architect Position” in the subject line. We look forward to meeting you!

posted 10/5/17

Project Manager
Arlington, VA

MTFA Architecture – a diverse, collaborative, full-service design oriented firm in Arlington, Virginia – is seeking architects who are interested in growing with the firm.  MTFA positively shapes culture, commerce, and people’s lives through innovative problem solving for the built environment.  MTFA’s diverse market strengths include educational, cultural, religious, commercial, multi-family, government and historic preservation-related projects.  Essential credentials include:

  • Architecture degree with 8 to 15 years’ experience
  • Project management and team leadership skills
  • Knowledge of building systems and detailing
  • Ability and experience editing specifications
  • Strong communications and organizational skills
  • Collaborative personality to bring out the best in team situations
  • Project coordination skills
  • Proficiency and project experience in Revit
  • US Citizen or permanent US resident

Please provide a letter of interest, resume and work sample to mtfa@mtfa.net

posted 10/5/17

Project Manager and Design Architect Positions
Alexandria, VA

Prominent Old Town Alexandria architecture firm, Maginniss + del Ninno Architects, is searching for a project architect/manager with quality experience. Candidates seeking career growth in a small team environment are encouraged to apply.  This position provides leadership opportunity in client relationships, development of design ability and construction technology expertise.  Our studio serves a diverse base of clients including educational, religious, cultural, residential and commercial.

Candidates to have:
•        Excellent communication skills
•        Architecture degree with 7 plus years experience
•        Design sensibilities and construction document skills
•        Project experience in Revit
•        Licensed and LEED certification preferred

We offer competitive benefits and a flexible work environment. Visit our website www.mdnarch.com.  Please send cover letter, resume and work samples to info@mdnarch.com.  Refer to Project Manager in the subject line.

posted 10/5/17

Project Associate Low Density Design
Tysons, VA

KTGY Tysons is deeply rooted in the East Coast mixed-use, high-rise residential market but also design stunning award-winning single-family and townhome communities. Making this practice one of the best architecture firms to work for near Washington DC, our Tysons office works internationally with KTGY’s India office where collaboration is a partnership. You can find the Tysons staff donating backpacks for needy children, celebrating diversity and sharing international dishes on National Flag Day and participating in DC Bike to Work Day.

The low-density For Sale residential studio is seeking a project associate who is excited by the opportunity to learn from and support project managers throughout the design process. With at least two years of experience in low-density residential, and type V construction you need to feel confident working in AutoCAD, Photoshop and SketchUp. You need to be able to articulate your design and vision, both verbally and in writing. If you are artistic, eager to learn new things, and looking to start with a company that nurtures creativity see below for more information.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Accurate and detail oriented
Ability to research and learn various codes and ordinances
Good graphical skills and can communicate graphically
Basic understanding and proficiency using the following software: AutoCad and/or REVIT, Sketch Up, Adobe Suite, MS Office

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 1 year industry experience.

EDUCATION AND KNOWLEDGE:
4-year Architectural degree and/or combination of required education and experience
Basic understanding of building codes, including national and state local codes and/or where they can be located

In order to be considered for this position, please go to our website http://www.ktgy.com/careers to apply for the position Project Associate | Tysons Low Density For Sale (24730) . Please no phone calls or drop-ins.

posted 10/5/17

Project Associate High Density Production
Tysons, VA

KTGY Tysons is deeply rooted in the East Coast mixed-use, high-rise residential market but also design stunning award-winning single-family and townhome communities. Making this practice one of the best architecture firms to work for near Washington DC, our Tysons office works internationally with KTGY’s India office where collaboration is a partnership. You can find the Tysons staff donating backpacks for needy children, celebrating diversity and sharing international dishes on National Flag Day and participating in DC Bike to Work Day.

The High-Density studio is seeking a project associate who is excited to launch their Architectural career. Working in Revit, the project associate will focus on residential and mixed-use projects. You need to be familiar with wood construction, as well as, building codes and regulations, allowing you to confidently apply them. If you are artistic, eager to learn new things, and looking to start with a company that nurtures creativity see below for more information.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Accurate and detail oriented
Ability to research and learn various codes and ordinances
Good graphical skills and can communicate graphically
Basic understanding and proficiency using the following software: AutoCad and/or REVIT, Sketch Up, Adobe Suite, MS Office

EXPERIENCE: Entry level position. No minimum years of experience required.

EDUCATION AND KNOWLEDGE:
4-year Architectural degree and/or combination of required education and experience
Basic understanding of building codes, including national and state local codes and/or where they can be located

In order to be considered for this position, please go to our website http://www.ktgy.com/careers to apply for the position Project Associate | Tysons High Density (24726). Please, no phone calls or drop-ins.

posted 10/5/17

 

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