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ARCHITECT / DESIGN MANAGER
Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Mid-Atlantic PWD-Maine, based at The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Mid-Atlantic PWD-Maine, based at The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Kittery, Maine is currently recruiting Architects, and soon to be licensed Architects (with five to fifteen years experience) for Architect / Design Manager Positions.

Candidates will have strong communication skills, excellent analytical problems solving skills, organizational skills, a desire to design exceptional architecture and lead teams that meet the challenging mission requirements of our clients. PWD-Maine offer professionals an environment that has developmental mentorships, technical training, and design rotations through the departments that plan, design, and construct facilities to support the mission of the United States Navy. Responsibilities include concept development, contract documents, construction support, A&E contract oversight, and project management for a broad range of buildings and construction types.  Viable candidates must be a US citizen with required documentation, and pass background checks for appropriate security clearance.

NAVFAC PWD-Maine provides the planning, design, engineering, and construction oversight of facilities for the US Navy and Marine Corps throughout New England.   PWD-Maine is composed of civilian Architects, Planners, Engineers (Civil, Structural, Mechanical, and Electrical) and Construction Managers.  Our talented team develops and oversees multiple construction projects each year in support of the critical missions performed by the United States Navy.  NAVFAC PWD-Maine offers a rewarding career in a fast paced environment for the Federal Government with extensive professional development opportunities.  The Department of the Navy provides outstanding Federal Benefits including Healthcare, Dental, Life Insurance, 401k matching, Pension, paid holidays, sick days, and annual leave.  Competitive yearly salaries based on experience and qualifications starting at $98,240 (GS 12 Step 1.)

If interested in learning more about an Architect, Design / Project Management position with NAVFAC at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, please call or e-mail me with your resume, cover letter and any specific questions you have.

Robert T. Westhelle, AIA
Architect / Architecture Branch Supervisor, NCARB, LEED AP
NAVFAC MIDLANT NOR / PWD Maine
BLDG 59
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Kittery, ME  03804-5000
w. 757.994.5663
c. 603.501.8091
robert.t.westhelle.civ@us.navy.mil
(posted 4/16/24)

ARCHITECT OR ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER – REMOTE
Cormack Construction Management

Cormack Construction Management, a high-end custom residential design-build firm in Madison, NH is seeking an experienced Architect or Architectural Designer to join our talented team. This position is being offered remotely, but the candidate must be able to make site visits and in-person meetings as required.  Our ideal candidate will be within a couple hours travel time to the Lakes Region and White Mountains of NH, and should be a current resident of New Hampshire or Maine.

We are looking for an architect who can manage all phases of new construction while coordinating with our designers, project managers, site supervisors and craftsmen.  These individuals will be integral to our process. Developing creative design concepts, working closely with clients, coordinating with the team during all phases of design, preparing construction documents and overseeing construction are key for success. Our projects are primarily residential with specific focus on energy-efficiency, sustainability, adaptive interventions, and historically-sensitive design. 

All applicants must have an eye for quality, the ability to communicate well, and be comfortable in a fast-paced environment. Problem-solving, attention to detail, and strong organization skills are required. A collaborative attitude, sense of humor, and the ability to adapt to ever-evolving project scope are preferred.

Candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience in high-end, custom residential design with a Bachelors or Masters degree in Architecture.
  • Knowledge of currently used industry software such as Revit, Enscape, AutoCAD, SketchUp Pro, Bluebeam, Adobe Suite are tools essential for your success. 
  • Working knowledge of building codes and governing agencies in the State of New Hampshire.
  • Experience working with clients, excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must work well in a collaborative environment and be able to adapt to change.
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented. Must be a life-longer learner.

Competitive salary and benefits package including health, dental, and disability insurance, SIMPLE IRA, paid holidays, and PTO are offered to full-time employees. We offer a flexible work schedule and a competitive hourly rate with overtime for more than 40 hours.  We are currently offering remote employment but we reserve the right to evaluate the candidate’s performance to ensure that milestones are being met. Long-term plans may include a pathway to more in-person office time as your responsibilities grow.  

Professional Licensure and LEED certification are strong pluses, as we encourage professional development.  The Company encourages the pursuit of professional licenses, certifications and continuing education and will pay for ongoing license costs and professional memberships.  Must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States without sponsorship now AND in the future.

Cormack Construction Management has been designing and building high-end custom homes for discerning clients for almost 50 years.  We have built an excellent reputation working on new construction and major renovations in the Lakes Region and White Mountains of New Hampshire winning numerous awards for their work. This is a unique opportunity for candidates to learn more of the total design-construction process and work closely with a skilled team of craftsmen and design professionals. 

Please email your cover letter, resume and examples of work to info@cormackconstructionmanagement.com, Attn: VP, Design and Development 
(posted 1/17/24)

INTERIOR DESIGNER – REMOTE
Cormack Construction Management

Cormack Construction Management, a high-end custom residential design-build firm in Madison, NH is seeking an experienced Interior Designer to join our talented team. This position is being offered remotely, but the candidate must be able to make site visits and in-person meetings as required.  Our ideal candidate will be within a couple hours travel time to the Lakes Region and White Mountains of NH, and should be a current resident of New Hampshire or Maine.

We are looking for a designer who can manage all phases of interior design while working directly with our architects and project managers.  Must have an eye for quality design, outstanding communication, problem-solving, attention to detail and knowledge of some of the currently used industry software.  Must have knowledge of current building codes in the State of New Hampshire. Must work well in a collaborative environment and be able to adapt to change.

All applicants must have an eye for quality, the ability to communicate well, and be comfortable in a fast-paced environment. Problem-solving, attention to detail, and strong organization skills are required. A collaborative attitude, sense of humor, and the ability to adapt to ever-evolving project scope are preferred.

Candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • 6+ years of experience in high-end, custom residential interior design with a degree in Interior Design.
  • Knowledge of currently used industry software such as Revit, Enscape, AutoCAD, SketchUp Pro, Bluebeam, Adobe Suite are tools essential for your success. 
  • Interior Design experience including selections management and detailing of interior finishes.
  • Experience working with clients, excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must work well in a collaborative environment and be able to adapt to change.
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented. Must be a life-longer learner.

Competitive salary and benefits package including health, dental, and disability insurance, SIMPLE IRA, paid holidays, and PTO are offered to full-time employees. We offer a flexible work schedule and a competitive hourly rate with overtime for more than 40 hours.  We are currently offering remote employment but we reserve the right to evaluate the candidate’s performance to ensure that milestones are being met. Long-term plans may include a pathway to more in-person office time as your responsibilities grow.  

Professional Licensure and LEED certification are strong pluses, as we encourage professional development.  The Company encourages the pursuit of professional licenses, certifications and continuing education and will pay for ongoing license costs and professional memberships.  Must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States without sponsorship now AND in the future.

Cormack Construction Management has been designing and building high-end custom homes for discerning clients for almost 50 years.  We have built an excellent reputation working on new construction and major renovations in the Lakes Region and White Mountains of New Hampshire winning numerous awards for their work. This is a unique opportunity for candidates to learn more of the total design-construction process and work closely with a skilled team of craftsmen and design professionals. 

Please email your cover letter, resume and examples of work to info@cormackconstructionmanagement.com, Attn: VP, Design and Development.
(posted 1/17/24)


Studio Manager
Bonin Architects & Associates

Bonin Architects & Associates, an award-winning, growing firm in Meredith & New London, NH, seeks a licensed architect with at least ten years of experience to lead the New London office. A thorough knowledge of architecture, design, project management, office management, construction methods, integration of engineering disciplines, building and life safety codes, and excellent organizational skills are required.

Responsibilities include overseeing the design department to ensure consistent high-quality projects by working closely with project managers and their teams, supervising client communications, developing and monitoring firm-wide design standards, and directly managing multiple projects. Other duties include coordinating and tracking all project efforts (administrative and technical) for efficient and cost-effective execution and office managerial tasks.

Conveniently located a 1.5-hour drive or bus ride to Boston or Logan Airport, enjoy a relaxed lifestyle living and working in the Sunapee Region. Bonin Architects believes in balanced work and life; join our team and enjoy biking, hiking, kayaking, paddle boarding, alpine and cross country skiing, fantastic fall foliage, and more.

Benefits include competative salary, bonuses, paid time off, health insurance, 401(k), remote work flexibility, and reimbursement for professional affiliations, continuing education, and licensure. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Kim Bonin, Bonin Architects, PO Box 2571, New London, NH 03257. Or, Kim@boninarchitects.com. No phone calls, please.
(posted 1/3/24)

Senior Architect
Warrenstreet Architects, Inc.

Warrenstreet Architects, Inc., is currently seeking a Senior Level Architect with 15+ years of experience preferably serving Commercial/Corporate, Healthcare and/or Educational Market Sectors.  Successful candidates will demonstrate management level capabilities with the ability to provide senior level responsibilities and interest in promoting and preserving our continued growth. A 16-person, employee owned-design cooperative located in Concord, NH, Warrenstreet is proud to celebrate 34 years of great success in the A/E/C industry. An equal opportunity employer offering an excellent salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience, we provide health, dental and life insurance, short- and long-term disability, generous paid personal time off, 9 paid holidays, 401K, paid cell phone, tuition reimbursement, a dog friendly office and more. If you’re ready for a change, let’s talk!

Please send resumes to the attention of Lawreen Halle, Marketing Manager at lh@warrenstreet.coop. No phone calls please. All inquiries will receive a response.
(posted 1/3/24)


ARCHITECT
Banwell Architects

Banwell Architects, located in downtown Lebanon, NH is seeking a talented and energetic architect (preferably licensed). Banwell is an innovative, dynamic design studio with a diverse portfolio. While we have traditionally focused on educational environments, we service a variety of clientele throughout New England, including commercial projects, colleges and universities, ski resorts, micro-breweries, public and private schools, ice rinks and athletic facilities, municipal buildings, multi-family housing and assisted living communities. 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. 
 

Requirements:  Candidates must have an architecture degree and professional experience in an architecture office, with an emphasis on commercial architecture. Experience producing construction documents in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines is critical. In addition to being motivated and responsible, candidates must demonstrate excellent digital skills, and demonstrate the ability to thrive in a casual corporate culture that fosters a collaborative team approach. Proficiency with Revit is a must. Knowledge of: AutoCAD, Photoshop, Illustrator and 3D modeling software are a plus. 

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive Salary 
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health Insurance
  • 401(K) after first year 
  • Ability to work on a wide range of different project types 
  • Fun & Friendly Office with a motto “Work Hard, Play Hard!”

Lebanon is in the vibrant Upper Valley area that is just minutes from Dartmouth College and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center.  It has been classified as one of the "100 Best Small Towns in America" by author Norman Crampton.  Residents enjoy 4 wonderful seasons of recreational activities including fabulous skiing, golfing, hiking, boating and much more.  It is a wonderful area to live, work and raise a family!

 

Please email your résumé and letter of interest to Barbara Parker at barbara@banwellnh.com
(posted 12/28/23)

 

Architectural Designer
Sheldon Pennoyer Architects (SPA)

Sheldon Pennoyer Architects (SPA), based in Concord, New Hampshire, is an award-winning design studio specializing in the design of regionally appropriate single-family or multi-generational homes; and institutions that are well integrated with their surrounding landscapes. Our core principle is the belief that a unique “sense of place” is created in lasting, well-designed architecture that seeks harmony with its surroundings.

Sustainability and energy-efficient design solutions are the main focus of our design philosophy. We are seeking our next Architectural Designer to become a valuable member of our team. See www.spennoyerarchitects.com 

ABOUT THIS POSITION

The applicant must have 2 - 5 years of experience working on projects from schematic design through the development of construction documents and exhibit strong design and technical expertise, excellent time management skills and the display a knowledge of building construction systems. You will be asked to assist with, or manage, projects of varying complexity with attention to detail and presentation. We provide great opportunities for independent design and client involvement for motivated new designers. Involvement in projects is from start to finish, through all phases of design and construction, under the supervision of Registered Architects.

We are greatly interested in persons who see value in the growth opportunities in a small firm environment and have the desire to grow professionally. An enthusiastic and positive attitude is essential!

Requirements:

  • Bachelors or master’s degree in architecture
  • On the path to licensure (AXP/ARE). Registration is a plus but not required.
  • Solid knowledge of Revit and AutoCAD skills are required, Photoshop preferred, and rendering skills are a plus. 
  • Experience with residential, institutional, and wood construction preferred. 
  • Experience and interest in sustainability and energy-efficient design preferred.
  • Must be a strong communicator and collaborator, willing to work with the Project Architects on multiple projects.

SPA provides a strong cooperative work environment and professional development opportunities for advancement. We offer a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefits package including employee health, dental, vision, 401K, and generous vacation/sick/holiday time and potential for a hybrid working environment.

 Please forward CV and work samples in pdf format, maximum size 10 MB,  to skp@spennoyerarchitects.com.
(posted 12/7/23)


Project Architect or Project Designer
Sheldon Pennoyer Architects (SPA)

Sheldon Pennoyer Architects (SPA), based in Concord, New Hampshire, is an award -winning design studio specializing in the design of regionally appropriate single-family or multi-generational homes; and institutions that are well integrated with their surrounding landscapes. Our core principle is the belief that a unique “sense of place” is created in lasting, well-designed architecture that seeks harmony with its surroundings. Sustainability and energy-efficient design solutions are a main focus of our design philosophy. We are seeking our next Project Architect or Project Designer to become a valuable member of our team. 

ABOUT THIS POSITION

The applicant must have 7 - 12 years of experience, ideally working with high-end residential and/or wood-framed institutional projects. Our design studio thrives on adaptable professionals who can see a project through from start to finish, through all phases of design and construction, with collaboration with the Principal. Applicants should be self-motivated within a collaborative environment, with strong creative design and technical skills. We are greatly interested in candidates who see value in the growth opportunities in a small firm environment, and have the desire to grow professionally. An enthusiastic and positive attitude is essential!

Requirements:


  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture
+ On path to completion of licensure (AXP/ARE). Registration a plus but not required.
+ Solid knowledge of Revit and AutoCAD skills are required, Photoshop & Bluebeam preferred, and rendering skills are a plus. 
  • Experience with residential, institutional, and wood construction documentation and detailing.
  • Experience and knowledge in sustainability and energy-efficient design preferred.
+ Must be a strong communicator and collaborator, willing to work with the Principle, clients, and contractors on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to travel to job site and client meetings.

 SPA provides a strong cooperative work environment and professional development opportunities for advancement. We offer a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefit package including employee health, dental, vision, 401K, and generous vacation/sick/holiday time. Potential for Hybrid working environment.

Please forward CV and work samples in pdf format, maximum size 10 MB,  to skp@spennoyerarchitects.com.
(posted 12/7/23)

 

Senior Architect
Maugel DeStefano Architects

We are looking for an experienced Senior Architect to join our high-end Residential team in the Portsmouth, NH office.

At Maugel DeStefano Architects we believe that Shaping the Exceptional applies to our designs, our workplace, and our people. We invest heavily in advancing the skills and knowledge of people and encourage people to become their best selves, both personally and professionally. We thrive on collaboration and encourage employees to share their ideas, challenge processes, and take risks. If we sound like a good fit, we’d love to meet you!

Essential Job Responsibilities:

• Responsible for managing all aspects of multiple, midsized projects
• Serves as the primary client liaison.
• Determines scope of work, estimates fees, and prepares proposals and contracts.
• Actively manages budgets, schedules and utilization of staff to ensure efficiency and achieve project profitability.
• Delivers projects that represent the vision of the client, and that are on time, within budget and meet quality standards.
• Responsible for managing and developing client relationships to promote repeat and future opportunities

Required Skills and Experience:

• Bachelor's degree in architecture
• 10+ years of experience designing high-end Residential projects.
• Registered Architect preferred.
• Clear understanding in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
• Proven results in job profitability
• Strong Revit and Microsoft skills
• Excellent workplace skills including written and verbal communication; organizational; attention to detail; and teamwork
• Self-motivated and results-oriented

Company Benefits:

• Hybrid work environment
• Competitive benefits including paid time-off; 401(K) match; medical, dental & vision insurance; company paid Life and AD&D insurance; and more!
• Continuing education and career development through education reimbursement, licensure and membership reimbursement, and company-sponsored “Lunch and Learns” with internal and external speakers.

Cover letter, resume and portfolio samples can be sent to Christine Fritts, Controller/HR Director – HR@maugel.com
(listed 11/20/23)


Residential Client Sales Advisor
Bensonwood

Come be part of an innovative and forward-thinking design-build company that is revolutionizing the sustainable home building industry through offsite construction.

At Bensonwood Homes, we are driven by our core values of quality, work ethic, teamwork, inclusivity, humility, and continuous improvement. Join our team in Walpole, NH, as an experienced Residential Client Sales Advisor and be at the forefront of shaping the future of sustainable building. Become the bridge to help our customers realize their home aspirations and turn those dreams into reality through Bensonwood’s manufacturing capabilities. Receive in-depth and collaborative training on our products to help you best serve your clients. We support you as you learn and help you grow your career. We understand it takes a team to be successful and we cultivate a working environment that allows all members to realize their potential.

Responsibilities:
Collaborate with our sales and design teams to acquire and maintain in-depth knowledge of Bensonwood's cutting-edge offerings, making you a trusted expert in the industry.
• Initiate conversations with prospective clients to determine goals, budgets, and overall feasibility of the project; we have a team-based sales department with most clients coming through social media and referral channels.
• Engage with prospective clients to understand their project goals and share Bensonwood's values, processes, and innovative products. Showcase our design and build processes, as well as our commitment to sustainable building practices and materials, creating an exciting and meaningful connection.
• Transform conversations with clients into project plans including location, zoning regulations, site surveys, program requirements, desired building style, and budget.
• Inspire confidence and trust through great rapports with clients, confirming for them that Bensonwood is the best choice for achieving their desired design and building objectives.
• Utilize the Salesforce Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system to provide topnotch customer service and accurate forecasting. Guide clients seamlessly from lead generation into the exciting design phase of their project.

Qualifications:
• 3-5+ years of experience in an architectural or construction related field, especially in design/build customer service, you'll bring a wealth of expertise to the table. A degree in architecture, construction management, engineering, or related fields is preferred.
• Desire to connect with clients and guide them through their unique journey with Bensonwood.
• Expertise in understanding construction budgets and being able to gracefully discuss them will be highly valued as you help clients navigate their financial considerations.
• Demonstrate a strong knowledge of sustainable design and building, inspiring clients with the possibilities of eco-friendly construction which showcases Bensonwood's commitment to the environment.
• Exceptional communication skills through varied channels, including virtual meeting software, to create presentations that captivate clients about their dream projects.
• Ability to collaborate effectively with a variety of stakeholders; the Bensonwood team, your clients, and outside vendors, including local municipal contacts, all come together to make the vision come to life.

Compensation & Benefits: At Bensonwood Homes, we value and appreciate our team's contributions. Compensation and title for this position will be based on your skill level and experience. Enjoy a salaried position that reflects your expertise, demonstrating our commitment to recognizing and rewarding talent. As an equal opportunity employer, we ensure a diverse and inclusive workplace. Benefit from health insurance, paid holidays, paid time off, voluntary life insurance, voluntary dental insurance, voluntary short-term disability, a 401k program, and profit sharing.

Send a letter of interest and resume to: sclarke@bensonwood.com
(posted 11/20/23)

ARCHITECT / DESIGNER
Haynes and Garthwaite Architects

Haynes & Garthwaite Architects, a small firm in Norwich, Vermont, is seeking to hire an Architect or designer. This is a great opportunity to work with an award winning, small design-oriented firm with a wide range of clients.

Requirements include an M.Arch or B.Arch degree, a strong design sensibility, effective communication skills, attention to detail, experience with construction document production and project coordination, and proficiency with CAD. Three to five years experience, and knowledge of Archicad are preferred.

Email resume, cover letter, and portfolio to: info@hgarchitects.com
(posted 11/13/23)

 

SENIOR STUDIO DESIGNER/ARCHITECT
Misiaszek Turpin pllc

Our growing firm is adding a Senior Studio Designer/Architect to our team. MT Architects is a tightknit and collaborative firm working on a wide range of design projects across New Hampshire. We appreciate your taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you do not meet all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience and talent. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that supports the work-life balance of our team. 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s accredited professional degree in architecture or related design field
  • 6+ years of experience in architectural design
  • Hand-sketching and design skills
  • Technical skills in AutoCAD
  • Proficiency with SketchUp, AutoCAD, Revit, Microsoft Suite
  • Experience and interest in traditional and modern detailing and design
  • Experience in the development of design and construction documentation
  • Critical listening, observing, and thinking skills
  • Excellent problem-solving and teamwork skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the team to develop design solutions for various types of projects
  • Establish concepts, space planning, and programming based on clients’ functional and spatial requirements and design aesthetics
  • Resolve complex design issues with innovative and practical solutions for both residential and non-residential clients
  • Produce computer-generated architectural drawings
  • Direct client interaction to support and enhance the project
  • Participate in occasional site visits and documentation of existing structures to produce existing-condition base drawings
  • Participate in construction administration of projects as required
  • Collaborate with design team, consultants, and contractors regularly and positively engage the client in the design process
  • Develop and maintain knowledge of applicable codes and construction standards

For immediate consideration, please submit the following documents to admin@misiaszekturpin.com:

  • Letter of Application
  • Résumé
  • Three (3) Letters of Reference
  • Digital Portfolio of designed built and unbuilt work
(posted 9/25/23)

 

 

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