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Updated Sept 17, 2017

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Bonin Architects & Associates, an award winning, growing firm located in Meredith & New London, NH is seeking a licensed architect with more than 10 years of experience for the New London location.

Responsibilities include management of multiple residential and light commercial projects and respective project teams, client and contractor communications, project and staff scheduling, project budgeting, cost analysis, design, drafting and specification writing. Travel within New England and some nights and weekends required.

Benefits include health insurance and dental insurance, personal/vacation time, Holidays and reimbursement for continuing education credits. Salary commensurate with experience.

 Please send cover letter, resume with CAD/software application experience and references to No phone calls please. (posted 9/12/17)


Junior Engineer, Bensonwood

Bensonwood, a design-build company located in Walpole, NH, seeks a Junior Level Engineer to join its growing team.  

Bensonwood is a national leader and innovator in the design, engineering and building of timber framing, and precision crafted, high performance homes, and other buildings.  With a forty year history of building customized residential and commercial projects throughout the US, the company’s collaborative, team-oriented culture values passionate work and a desire continuous improvement.

Primary Responsibilities 

  • Compute load requirements and member & connection capacities to determine design specifications
  • Plan and design foundations, floor & roof framing, and timber frame structures following construction and government codes and standards, using analysis software, excel spread sheets, and 3d and 2d CAD drawing tools
  • Provide technical advice regarding design, construction and structural alternatives to timber framers, carpenters, architects, construction managers, and sales associates

Ideal candidate will have

  • B.S. in structural, mechanical, or civil engineering
  • Information Modeling Computer Aided Design study or experience
  • E.I.T. preferred
  • Construction experience preferred

Additional attributes for success

  • High attention to detail with the ability to:
  • Complete assignments accurately
  • Organize and prioritize work to meet deadlines
  • Work independently and within a team setting
  • Strong verbal and written skills
  • Positive team player with strong problem solving skills and ability to positively motivate team to accomplish goals
  • Strong belief in customer service and satisfaction

Compensation & Benefits

  • Salary Range for this role is commensurate with experience
  • Benefits include:  health insurance, holidays, paid time off, voluntary dental insurance, voluntary life insurance, voluntary short-term disability, and 401(k)

Resume, cover letter and PDF of work sample required.

To learn more about Bensonwood, to view our current openings, and to apply online, visit our website at
(posted 8/21/17) 


BMA ARCHITECTURAL GROUP is a highly energized Hospitality Design Firm looking for passionate professionals to join our growing office on the Amherst Town Common in southern NH.  We are seeking motivated staff with a collaborative mindset, eager to immerse themselves in all aspects of project delivery.  We specialize in Hotels, large mixed-use developments, housing, restaurants, and retail design throughout New England and the eastern US.  Our firm prides ourselves in the holistic use of 3D Building Information Modeling for all aspects of master planning, conceptual design, construction document delivery, renderings, and approval documents.  BMA offers very competitive salary and benefits packages, an exciting down to earth team–oriented work environment, encouraging professional development benefits, and opportunities for growth at all position levels.  Qualified candidates possess:  Strong Autodesk Revit capability, technical detailing knowledge, good work ethic, professional degree from an accredited school a plus.  We will consider entry level positions for highly qualified candidates.  Resume & References to:,  (posted 8/11/17)

Samyn-D’Elia Architects

Samyn-D’Elia Architects is offering a unique opportunity for one lucky architect to work with our 6-person team in the heart of New Hampshire’s Lakes and Mountains Region. Our converted grist mill office is located on the winding Squam River, just downstream from the pristine Squam Lakes, at the entry to the White Mountain National Forest, a short drive to our State’s 48, 4,000 footers and Waterville Valley Ski Resort. Since 1980, we’ve had the good fortune to be hiking, skiing, running, boating, and playing right where we work. We’ve also had the privilege to work with outstanding clients to design award-winning projects throughout the state including Hampton Beach State Park facilities, the State of NH Welcome Centers on I-93, renovations and expansions for the base lodges at Bretton Woods and Waterville Valley resorts, a new brewery for Schilling Beer Company, a Nordic Spa as part of The Balsams Grand Resort Hotel renovation, dormitories at Holderness School, New Hampton School, and Brewster Academy and many distinctive and environmentally-friendly homes.

Job Description:

We’re looking for an architect with 3–5 years in building programming and design, with a strong background in construction document preparation. Our new team member will manage his/her own projects with responsibilities to include: Schematic design, site visits, client meetings, design development, construction documents, and construction administration. 

The ideal candidate will have:

• Architectural degree

• Auto-CAD-REVIT experience

• Good understanding of high-performance design

• Dedication to promoting environmental sustainability

Critical for every applicant:

• Client/project management experience

• CAD, DataCAD proficiency

• 3-D modeling (SketchUp) proficiency

• Microsoft Office proficiency

• Well-established organizational skills

• Ability to work independently and cooperatively as part of a team 

• Willingness to explore and embrace new design ideas, products, and approaches

Compensation will be commensurate with applicant experience.  Please address cover letter to Ward D’Elia, AIA and send it along with your resume to Vicki Horton at  (posted 8/2/17)

Bonin Architects & Associates
Architect/Project Manager

Bonin Architects & Associates, an award winning, growing firm located in Meredith & New London, NH is seeking an Project Manager/Architect (Licensed or Unlicensed) with 5 yrs. minimum experience for the New London location. Revit experience, client/project management experience and excellentorganizational skills required.  Responsibilities include design/drafting residential and commercial projects, client and site meetings, material sourcing, bid analysis, field reports, time tracking, correspondences & other project specific and office responsibilities. Benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, personal/vacation time, merit bonuses, Holidays and reimbursement for continuing education credits. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send cover letter, resume with experience and references to Kim Bonin, Bonin Architects PO Box 2571, New London, NH. Or No phone calls please. (posted July 4, 2017)


Smith & Vansant Architects PC

Smith & Vansant Architects PC is looking for a Junior Architect or a Senior Architect to join our firm. We are a small, friendly, design-oriented firm located in the Upper Valley of Vermont on the border with New Hampshire (near Dartmouth College). Our practice focuses on highly customized residential work as well as institutional, commercial, and community projects. We work in a variety of styles spanning from clean, contemporary design to traditional detailing that speaks to our local historic context.

We are looking for an individual with a strong design sensibility, ideally comfortable working in a range of architectural styles, who enjoys a collaborative design process and can contribute to a project from conceptual design to construction administration. Finding a good personality match with our small firm is very important to us. We are focused on producing beautiful, thoughtful and responsible work, but also value our time outside of the office hiking, gardening, swimming, skiing and generally taking advantage of our beautiful environment with our families.


  • Junior Architect: 1-5 years OR Senior Architect: 5-10 years experience in architecture
  • Professional degree in architecture from an accredited institution (M. Arch preferred) 
  • Experience in high-end residential design
  • Experience in commercial/institutional design
  • Construction documentation/detailing experience
  • Excellent communication (written & interpersonal) and organizational skills
  • Proficiency with CAD 2D drafting required (Vectorworks is a plus)
  • Interest/knowledge of sustainable practices & theory (LEED Accreditation is a plus)
  • Ability to work on/manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Proficiency in Sketch-up, energy modeling and/or Adobe Creative Suite is a plus
  • Experience with ADA, building codes, routine structural design is a plus
  • Freehand sketching ability is highly valued


  • Please send a cover letter with resume and work samples attached as PDFs, to
  • Please no telephone calls or unsolicited visits. We will be in touch with those whom we are interested in interviewing. Thanks for your interest.

Smith & Vansant Architects PC is an equal opportunity employer.
Compensation includes health insurance, health savings, and 401(k) plans; vacation and personal days. (posted June 8, 2017)

Market Square Architects, Portsmouth, NH

Position: Project Manager / Job Captain
Employment: Full Time
Experience Level: 1-5 years
Location: Portsmouth, NH

Are you interested in joining the most exciting new architecture firm in the Seacoast region?  Market Square Architects is hiring in Portsmouth!  We are currently looking for a junior project manager/ job captain who will be a key contributor for production and technical detailing on both commercial and residential projects and add value to our collaborative design process.  We are looking for a self-starter who is willing to learn and grow with us.  A positive attitude and ability to work in a team environment are a must. Proficiency with REVIT is essential and experience with Photoshop is highly desirable.  Market Square Architects is a fun, young and exciting office, with a primary focus to provide great value to our clients and make a positive impact on the built environment.  We are active in the healthcare, commercial office, multi-family, hospitality and custom residential markets.

If you fit these criteria and have 1 to 5 years’ experience and a professional degree in Architecture, please send resume, cover letter, and portfolio of no more than three pages to  No calls please.  (posted 5/18/17)

WINTER HOLBEN architecture + design


WINTER HOLBEN architecture + design is a multidisciplinary architecture and design studio located in the heart of the Kittery Foreside. Our award-winning firm is growing and we are currently looking for an intern and/or an architectural designer/draftsperson to join our team. We offer an opportunity to work in a great environment and on a variety of exciting projects with an opportunity for career growth in the future.


  *   creativity, design thinking and collaboration with other design disciplines

  *   work with Principal Architect to develop designs and construction documents

  *   working knowledge of traditional drafting methods

  *   coordinate with builders to establish requirements and understand design concepts

Required Skills: Design, AutoCAD Architecture, Sketchup, Construction Drawings

Company Description:

We are a multidisciplinary studio tapping into over 30 years of collective experience, technical knowledge and strategic thinking. We believe in the value of a well-designed experience in the built environment that ultimately engages and delights visitors, shoppers, employees and owners. Our high quality, high functioning work is inspired by the constant cross-pollination of ideas in our studio and close collaboration with our clients

(posted 5/12/17)

State of New Hampshire, Department of Administrative Services, Bureau of Facilities & Asset Management has a full time vacancy for Project Manager Supervisor.  

Supervise and manage the planning and design for all of Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) building and district office spaces under the direction of the Department of Administrative Services (DAS) Bureau of Facilities and Assets Management's (BFAM) Administrator. Manage the relationships with users, staff, vendors and contractors to provide improvements to spaces occupied by DHHS. 

Full description

For further information please contact Andrew O'Sullivan, Administrator, (603) 271-9508 
(posted 5/10/17)


Dennis Mires PA, The Architects

Dennis Mires PA, The Architects is a well-established award winning design firm in Manchester, NH with a position available for an Architect with 10 years experience. We are seeking an experienced Architect with strong design skills, the ability to work with others, and manage projects through all phases of development. A familiarity with ArchiCad would be a plus, we are a Mac platform office, with knowledge of the requisite presentation software a requirement. Candidates should have excellent written and verbal communication, time management skills, knowledge of building codes and construction types, and the ability to work independently, with a team or directly with clients. If you are interested in joining a design team that has served New Hampshire since 1980 please send a cover letter and resume to (posted 3/24/17)

Banwell Architects

Architectural Firm located in downtown Lebanon, NH and Quechee, VT seeking talented and energetic licensed (preferably) architect and architectural intern with experience with Revit to work primarily in the NH office. With a focus on developing energy efficient and sustainable facilities, we service a variety of clientele throughout New England including commercial, colleges and universities, ski resorts, public and private schools, multi-housing, and biomass heating facilities. This is an excellent opportunity for an independent and organized individual to gain experience in all aspects of architecture, interior design, planning, construction documentation, and construction administration in and around the New England area. Candidates must have an architecture degree and a minimum of 5-years of professional experience in an architecture office. Experience producing construction documents in a fast paced environment under extremely tight deadlines is critical. In addition to being motivated and responsible, candidates must demonstrate excellent digital skills. Proficiency with the following is must: Revit.  Other skills that are beneficial include: AutoCAD, Google Sketchup, Photoshop, Illustrator and 3D modeling software. Please email your résumé to Jennifer Darling ( (posted 3/21/17)





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