Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects [LOHA] has an immediate need for a talented and driven Junior Architect to join our Los Angeles office. This position offers an opportunity to join one of the top five architectural design firms in the country, as ranked in Architect Magazine’s 2017 Architect 50.
The candidate will join an experienced, creative team to be a part of a broad-range of long and short-term projects. Considered applicants must have the desire to contribute substantially to concept design and assist project teams throughout all phases of project development.
2+ years of professional work experience through all phases of design
An exceptional portfolio of student and professional work
A passion for, and commitment to design excellence
A flexible and proactive approach to work as part of a team
Quick learner with ability to run semi-autonomously with direction
A strong desire to develop as a professional an ability and interest in taking on greater responsibility over time
An ability to express ideas in a clear and effective manner through a variety of media
Well organized, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Capable of detailing and producing construction documents
Proficient in AutoCad, Rhino, and Adobe Creative Suites
Degree in Architecture
U.S. citizen, hold a green card or have work authorization
We offer our employees a creative working environment with room for professional growth and full health benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience. Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and relevant work samples as PDF attachments to email@example.com, with the subject line ‘Junior Architect.’ Limit file sizes to 5MB. No phone calls, please.
About Lorcan O'Herlihy Architects
Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects [LOHA] engages the ever-changing complexities of the urban landscape, embracing architecture’s role as a catalyst for change. With a conscious understanding that architecture operates within a layered context of political, developmental, environmental, and social structures, LOHA seeks to elevate the human condition via the built environment.
Our design methodology, Amplified Urbanism is informed by the desire to create fluid interaction between public and private spaces, emphasize social and civic connections, and harness existing infrastructural and ecological patterns to cultivate vibrant communities.
Driven by ruthless optimism and creative pragmatism, we believe that bold, enlightened design elevates the soul and enriches communities. We craft distinctive, sustainable, elegantly-resolved designs that not only meet the needs of our clients, but also respond to broader civic and social ambitions.
Based out of our studios in Los Angeles and Detroit, LOHA has built over 85 projects across three continents. We deliver diverse work ranging from art galleries, bus shelters, and large-scale neighborhood plans, to large mixed-use developments and u...niversity residential complexes. We have been published in over 20 countries and recognized with over 100 awards.