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We are always looking to strengthen our team with qualified candidates. We are currently seeking a Project Architect for immediate hire.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and you will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  Waterleaf is a certified B Corporation, with values based on business as a force for good. We place a high value on a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workforce.


Required Qualifications
  • Minimum 8 years of experience producing and coordinating design and construction documents (drawings, specifications, and consultant information)
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in architecture from an accredited institution
  • Licensed
  • Demonstrated experience with Revit and AutoCad
  • Familiarity with SketchUp, Bluebeam, and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and InDesign)
  • Have a strong interest in design
  • Understand building codes/ADAAG
  • Have an interest in sustainability and how it relates to the built environment
  • Excellent visual, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Focused on accuracy and detail-oriented
  • LEED AP not required but preferred
Primary Roles and Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with design team to develop project scope and produce construction documents
  • Understand and follow project contract requirements
  • Communicate with clients, consultants, and contractors
  • Submit for permits and coordinate responses to jurisdictions
  • Communicate project information such as schedule, staffing needs and changes with Project Manager
  • Assist in creating 3d visualizations/renderings and other presentation materials to illustrate design intent
  • Work both collaboratively and independently to complete assignments on schedule
Compensation and Benefits
  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Traditional 401k
  • Mentoring, AXP and licensure support
  • Continuing education allowance
To Apply
Please send your cover letter, resume, portfolio and references in PDF format to with “Project Architect” in the subject line. Explain what drew you to Waterleaf and how you are a match for our values.