CTA was founded 80 years ago on the promise of an integrated and collaborative design approach. Since the beginning, our architects and engineers have combined intellectual forces to carry out one, simple mission: devise thoughtful and efficient design solutions for our clients.
Ready to create with us?
Architectural design at CTA:
CTA is seeking an experienced and collaborative Project Architect with 5-8 years of experience. You will join a diverse team in a warm, welcoming, creativity-driven environment that values sustainability and environmentally responsible practices in our design thinking. As an Architect at CTA, you will have a unique opportunity to work on projects in Missoula and throughout the United States in a range of markets, including retail, commercial, and education, among others. You will be involved in the whole process from site development all the way through construction administration. You will be the steward of our teams and our projects, developing quality and unified design. You will be called upon to support architectural design work in partnership with talented designers, engineers, and business professionals across our 13 offices.
Our creative process engages our high profile clients and our project teams in achieving highly integrated and successful design solutions.
What we expect you can bring to the table:
Comfortable collaborating in all aspects of architectural design, lead project development and project teams from project inception to completion, including directing the architectural team and integrating the engineering teams on projects of varying scale and budget.
Provide an out-of-this-world experience for our clients that cannot be replicated anywhere else.
Deep knowledge of contract documents, specifications, shop-drawings and submittal review, specifications, and cost estimations.
Relevant construction observation and construction administration experience.
Excellent design skills and strong technical proficiency including experience in working in the following platforms: Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite.
We take care of our own:
At CTA, we are committed to excellent client service of both our external and internal clients. We’re the heads-down-but-have-fun, people-before-projects kind of firm. We encourage our team members to set big goals, but keep ego out of the office and prioritize an inclusive, supportive, and collaborative work environment.
In our Missoula, Montana office is just minutes away from the epicenter of downtown. We’re surrounded by top notch eateries and a plethora of transportation options. Getting to work is an easy commute from just about anywhere! And once you get here, we want to see you succeed! That’s why we also offer educational and advancement opportunities and are committed to the continuing education and mentorship of all our team members!
This position offers excellent pay and a complete benefits package including production bonuses, medical/dental/vision/life insurance, 401(k) savings plan with an employer match, holiday and paid time off, flexible schedules, and an evolving wellness program.
To apply, please visit www.ctagroup.com, and when you are ready to apply, click the “Join Us," tab. We look forward to hearing from you!
CTA Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, including vets and disabled individuals. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
About CTA Architects and Engineers
CTA is the Northwest's best kept secret! We have 225 employee---based in Billings, MT. The firm includes a talented, regional design group and offers exceptional opportunities for a talented designer. CTA's design architects get diverse project experience---residential in mountainous locations, lodges, schools, universities, retail, banks, healthcare and notable projects in national parks. Opportunity for additional responsibility, advancement, and ownership. Dynamic, team-oriented culture and a commitment to quality. Quality of Life-art center, theatre, galleries, excellent public school system, local college and university, regional medical center, incredible outdoor recreation, short commute!Relocation package availabe for moves within America. Competitive compensation package including base salary, profit sharing bonus, health, life & disability insurance, 401(k) plan with $1 for $1 match.
In 1938, Ralph Cushing and Everett Terrell formed one of the nation’s first integrated architecture and engineering firms, an alliance rarely seen back then. The success of this model has allowed CTA to expand to 15 offices across the U.S., garnering both national and interna...tional acclaims and has enabled our firm to attract the highest caliber of talented, passionate professionals.
CTA is recognized by clients, peers and industry professionals. Our projects have earned recognition and awards from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the State of Montana, and the American Institute of Architects, World Architecture News and Engineering News Record. In 2012, Architectural Record named CTA as one of the top 250 Architectural firms in the United States.
We continue to push the boundaries of design and creativity to Pioneer Environments.