This is a full-time, in-office position. A base salary of $58,000 - $70,000 will be offered commensurate with the candidate's experience. Benefits include employer paid health insurance for employee and family, $2,000 contribution to Health Savings Account, AIA membership and participation at two conferences, reimbursement for passing licensure exams, NCARB dues and state licensing fee.
Internal Number: 53
We are looking for a talented, self-motivated individual to join our design team. The ideal candidate is interested in integrating sustainability into single family homes in a hot and humid climate.
Responsibilities include project research, 3D modeling, visualization, feasibility studies, and the development of project drafting and documentation in SD, DD, CD, and CA phases. Familiarity with building codes, building systems, construction detailing, and a willingness to learn will lead to success in this position.
In the first three months you can expect to:
Develop familiarity with the firm’s design and documentation standards, software, systems, and processes
Collaborate on projects with all members of the firm
Meet with firm leaders to discuss your professional interests, skills, and goals
Assist in design and documentation for projects on the boards
Over time you will have opportunities to:
Receive mentoring and participate in peer-to-peer knowledge sharing
Collaborate on design teams to deliver creative, sustainable, and impactful projects
Engage in professional development and training that lead towards licensure or project leadership opportunities
Contribute energy, ideas, and expertise that help the firm grow and evolve
The ideal candidate has 3-5 years of experience in architecture or design. Some practical experience with single family residential design and interiors is preferred.
Bachelor or Masters Degree in Architecture from an accredited program
Basic technical knowledge of different construction types, building systems and building codes, including wood-framed residential construction
Ability to balance multiple tasks and projects and maintain progress in several areas simultaneously
Detail-oriented and able to produce accurate, succinct, and complete work
Proficiency in Revit
Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills. Excellent professional email communication skills.
Licensure not required but progress on this path is appreciated
Frederick + Frederick is a small and collaborative firm of 5 people dedicated to sustainability, technology and professional development. F+F supports the AIA’s 2030 Commitment. All projects are drawn in Revit and we use virtual reality and hand drawn watercolor sketches to explain design ideas to our clients.
We focus on producing high quality, beautifully designed and smoothly delivered projects while maintaining a strong work life balance and a great culture that is supportive of growth in all our employees. We rarely work more than 40 hours a week and always stop early on Fridays for a bit of fun. AIA membership and community engagement are both encouraged.
Principal Jane Frederick was the 2020 President of the AIA.