We are an industry-leading custom residential design firm who is seeking an Architectural Associate to join our team. We design very energy-efficient homes that preserve the thoughtful, academic principles of creating meaningful architecture.
You will gain experience in all phases of design and carry out the technical, conceptual, and managerial aspects of project delivery. You will expand your knowledge of architectural detailing and construction practices via one-on-one time with firm Partners, Principals, and other Architectural Associates during impromptu desk discussions and group charrettes. This is balanced with the high level of professional autonomy inherent in a small firm.
Your Responsibilities will Include:
Participating in All Phases of Design work from Pre-Design through Documentation
Construction Document Drawing
Coordination and Review with Consultants
Drawing of Custom Technical Details
Construction Administration + Observation
Coordination with Fabricators on Production Methods and Materials
This position will be available September 2021. Please send resumes and samples of your work via email with the words "Architectural Associate" in the subject line. After a short time collecting resumes we will respond with interview appointment times to choose from.
2-5 Years Professional Experience in Residential Architecture
Proficiency in Autodesk Revit
Strong Sense of Graphic Communication for both Process and Presentation Drawings
Strong Verbal and Written Communication Skills
Strength in Hand Drawing and/or Watercolor is a strong plus but not required.
Additional Salary Information: Salary Depends on Experience
9 Annual Paid Holidays and 3 Weeks PTO
Company-Sponsored Retirement + Health Plan
About First Lamp Architects
First Lamp began in 2009 with the goal of becoming a full-service architecture and construction firm. Today, we are a small, focused group that provides architectural services in the custom residential, light commercial, and multifamily markets.
We believe that the construction knowledge from our past guides our clients' vision to be more successful in every way. Buildings mature through construction with the same creative focus and clarity that began their conception. Ideas become more practical and philosophically relevant to every client's project.