MCCAMANT & DURRETT ARCHITECTS (THE COHOUSING COMPANY)
Tired of corporate architecture? Do you have a head, a heart and you care about building sustainable communitees?
Join McCamant and Durrett architects who are recognized worldwide for their contribution to positive social change. We create cohousing communities, eco-villages, cutting-edge affordable housing communities and childhood development centers.
As a member of this team, you will be able to research and implement the newest and best approaches to sustainable design.
Work in a warm, comfortable environment in the historic downtown of Nevada City, California -- a small town in the Sierra Nevada -- close to world class skiing, hiking, climbing, mountain biking and water sports.
*****You will not be considered for this position unless you complete the 3 step application process.****
Proceed to our web page for the application instructions:http://www.cohousingco.com/employment-opportunties/
To be an effective member of this team you must be a proficient artisan and very motivated to do the right thing. You will use your knowledge and experience (a minimum of three years) in designing multi-family housing , mixed-use projects and put your sense of social responsibility to good use.
You will get to use your experience with:
Sketchup for 3D modeling
MS Office products
Within a small office you will get to do some of everything including project management and use your sense of humor and ability to be flexible.
This is a full time, on site position. Compensation: $27.00 to $33.00 per hour
Additional Salary Information: $27.00 to $33.00 per hour
McCamant & Durrett Architects is an architecture and consulting firm with offices in Nevada City, California. The husband-and-wife team of Katie McCamant and Charles Durrett has become well known nationally and internationally for the design of cohousing communities, childcare facilities, pedestrian-friendly town planning, sustainable design and development consulting. Since 1987 the firm has prov...ided complete architectural services for a wide range of clients.In 1988, McCamant and Durrett introduced cohousing to the English speaking world with their seminal book “Cohousing: A Contemporary Approach to Housing Ourselves“. Their most recent book “Creating Cohousing: Building Sustainable Communities” was released in 2011.McCamant & Durrett Architects has adapted its cohousing design experience to affordable housing developments and senior neighborhoods. Other projects have included custom strawbale homes, mixed-use developments, town planning, commercial projects, and childcare centers. The firm seeks opportunities to create community, and sustainability with every project.McCamant & Durrett’s primary concern is people, their environment and the quality of their lives. The firm works closely with their clients through a unique participatory design process that allows them to build the community, not brick by brick, but decision by decision. A leader in sustainable design, McCamant & Durrett Architects helps clients integrate the energy efficiencies and building systems that make their project sustainable and affordable.