PROJECT ARCHITECT – Flexibility, Independence, and Fun
Ankrom Moisan Architects is an award-winning client focused design practice with offices in Seattle, Portland, and San Francisco. We are an innovative and collaborative design studio with good benefits, flexible hours, and a great work culture.
Our mission statement is: “Create Places Where People and Communities Thrive. We are excellent listeners who focus on our clients’ needs and work to achieve their visions, and believe in our employees passion to do great work. As an integrated studio, we share ideas across professions – architecture, interiors, urban design, and across markets – hospitality, multifamily mixed use, senior housing, healthcare, workplace, and more.
Our Seattle office is looking for a Project Architect who is passionate about getting work built and capable of leading the design, detailing, and execution of complex projects. For this position, an interest in Senior Housing work (independent living, assisted living, memory care or nursing care,) is a must.
The Ideal Candidate Is:
A team player, working hand-in-hand with other architects, interns, project managers, and interiors;
Someone who builds trust with a client by demonstrating their design and technical skills;
A great communicator, coordinating not only with their team but their consultants.
Licensed, or pursuing licensure.
We’re Looking for Someone Who Knows:
How to work on large scale overall plans and small scale details simultaneously;
How work gets built and how to work with general contractors and subcontractors;
What to document at each phase of design and how to put together an excellent drawing set.
We’d Like Someone with Proficiency In:
Hand sketching to communicate ideas quickly;
Autodesk Revit modeling and documentation;
Bluebeam markups, overlays, and collaboration.
Your Daily Work Would Consist of:
Being responsible for design excellence on your projects;
Coordinating design and documentation internally and externally;
Mentoring junior staff in the documentation process;
Applying building, zoning, accessibility, and other applicable codes.
Why You Should Apply:
You want to work in a firm with good pay, great benefits, and reasonable hours.
You want to share ideas in a fun environment with other design professionals, and not take yourself too seriously.
You want to do great work that meets your clients’ goals and gets built.
You want opportunities for mentorship and career development.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
As an employee of Ankrom Moisan, your ability to adapt to an ever-changing climate is valued. Our firm stays busy but fosters an environment of mentorship, fun, and camaraderie within the office. Nontraditional office perks include design shares and pinups, transit subsidy, continuing education hours, unlimited coffee, the occasional treats, volunteer opportunities, monthly events, and so much more. This is a full-time position with competitive benefits, and an occasional need for overtime to accommodate project schedules and deadlines.
Please reply to: AMRecruiterSEA@ankrommoisan.com with "Senior Housing PA” in the subject line and attach a cover letter, resume, and digital portfolio as a PDF.
No phone calls or recruiters please. Candidates only.
All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.
About Ankrom Moisan Architects
At Ankrom Moisan Architects, we are committed to creating places where people and communities thrive. When you are part of our team, you are part of something big. From high-rise housing to the newest boutique hotel, we are positively changing our surroundings through thoughtful design. AMA is all about people; we are a full-service design firm with an entrepreneurial spirit, grounded in building strong relationships with coworkers and clients.