Statesville Architectural Firm Looking for New Additions to Our Team
Schaeffer Design Associates currently has multiple opportunities for architecture and interior design professionals with proficiencies in drafting, constructibility, design, & management. We are searching for talented professionals that would be well suited to our team.
The original Design Associates architectural firm was established back in 1953. Our current team of 10 staff has the privilege of continuing the firm’s service to the community by providing design services for a wide range of commercial project types. These include, but are not limited to retail, restaurants, schools, churches, medical, corporate offices, industrial, hospitality, mixed-use, and multi-family, as well as interior design. Our extensive portfolio encompasses building and renovation projects for various industries across six states.
Our company is located in the beautiful, historic town of Statesville, North Carolina. Twice named an All-America City, Statesville has more than 25 buildings and neighborhood districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Those who live and work in Statesville have convenient access to Interstates 40 and 77, and many area companies, along with NASCAR teams, use Statesville Regional Airport. The city hosts a three-day Carolina Balloon Fest every October, and the community is graced with multiple public parks along with a downtown Sculpture Garden that debuted in 2016. Iredell county, of which Statesville is the county seat, has been ranked the 10th fastest-growing county in America’s 10th largest state.
About SCHAEFFER Design Associates Inc.
In his 34 years practicing architecture, Larry Schaeffer has been involved with over 100 school projects in 18 different school systems in the Southeast. As President of SCHAEFFER DESIGN ASSOCIATES, Larry Schaeffer has developed strong client relationships in the Iredell County area. Locally, his project design experience includes a wide range of building types including medical and general office buildings, retail development, local government buildings, mixed-use facilities, industrial, as well as numerous churches and schools.
Schaeffer, a registered architect since 1985, graduated from the University of Kansas with degrees in Architecture and Environmental Design. He was a partner at MBAJ Architecture, PA in Charlotte then joined A+AA in 2003 before starting the firm, SCHAEFFER DESIGN ASSOCIATES. He is licensed in both North and South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and Florida.
Mr. Schaeffer is well known in the Iredell County area. He is currently on the Board of Directors for The Town of Mooresville Historic Preservation Committee, the Board of the Downtown Statesville Development Corporation, the Board of Power Cross Ministries, a supp...orting member of the Mooresville South Iredell Economic Development Committee, and is also a volunteer leader of a care ministry team for The Cove Church.