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9/29/2014 Job Captain/Project Architect.  5-10 Years of Experience

Peter Engel, Architect is a small, prize-winning firm in Berkeley with highly diverse projects including affordable housing (LEED Platinum), schools and non-profits (a historic Julia Morgan building renovation, a YMCA, an international peace center), quirky commercial projects, and high-end residential addition and remodels.

We’re looking for a Job Captain/Project Architect with the following qualities:

  • 5-10 years of experience
  • Eagerness to take initiative coupled with desire to work collaboratively
  • Love of design and commitment to doing high-quality work
  • Willingness to juggle multiple projects
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent in AutoCAD, SketchUp, and other 3-D modeling programs
  • Experience with CBC, CRC, ADA and zoning codes
  • LEED-accredited and/or knowledge of sustainability a plus

Why work here?  You would have the opportunity to do all parts of a project from design through permitting and construction administration, experience a close working relationship with clients, and work collaboratively with consultants and builders.  Few small firms offer the wide range of projects we’re fortunate to have.  Right away you would be helping design a high-end modernist townhouse addition in San Francisco, detail and manage a Maybeck-inspired Berkeley renovation, and shape the interior of a new Ethiopian restaurant, among other work on the boards.

Flexible work arrangements can include part-time work, varied hours, and work from home.  We enjoy our work, value our clients, and strive for the best!  And did I mention that we’re located just behind a fabulous Hungarian bakery?

Please send your cover letter, resume, work samples, and desired salary to  PDF and Word format please.

9/24/2014 Job Captain. 3-5 Years of Experience

HPA is an architecture company specializing in the design of industrial buildings headquartered in Irvine, California. We are looking for someone to join our small and growing team in the Bay Area office.

Experience Required:

  • AutoCAD and Revit
  • Tenant improvements
  • Building codes, ADA, and city zoning codes
  • Developing site plans a plus

Office in Jack London Square in Oakland. Our clients are accustomed to a fast turnaround and high quality. Our office is focused on customer service, is family-oriented, and believes in working hard and having fun. Please submit a resume, cover letter further describing your experience including how your experience applies to the items listed above, and work sample showing production experience.

Submit resume to

9/23/2014 CAD Drafter. 3-5 Years of Experience

Jax Kneppers Associates Inc. (JKA) is currently seeking an experienced CAD Drafter for our Walnut Creek office.

Job responsibilities include developing and maintaining CAD standards using AutoCAD 2014, and preparing quality CAD construction documents from hand-drawn sketches or red lines.  Candidates must have prior experience drafting and managing a drawing set for commercial construction, and must be familiar with the California Building Codes. As a JKA team member you will also be given the opportunity to collect construction data in the field using state-of-the-art data collection tools. Ability to wear a hard hat, access crawl spaces and roof tops, and make quick hand sketches is very helpful.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, has an interest in building science, has the ability to work independently with good judgment and communicate clearly with staff architects and engineers.

Other Requirements:

  • Excellent collaborative and communication skills.
  • A strong interest and experience in computer skills and database management.
  • Experience in rendering
  • A degree in architectural or engineering drafting technology is preferred.
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience.
  • Driver’s license and automobile insurance must be in good and current standing.

If this interests you, please reply to

9/22/2014 Project Architect. 7-10 Years of Experience

M I Architects, Inc. is a firm located In Walnut Creek.  We are specializing in gas stations, convenience stores, carwashes and restaurants.  We have an immediate opening for a Project Architect.  The successful candidate must have the following:

  • Ability to develop Construction Documents using AutoCAD for convenience stores and/or restaurants
  • 7-10 years architectural experience
  • Comfortable working both as part of the team and individually
  • Familiar with the California Building Codes and ADAAG requirements
  • Detail oriented, problem solver and self-motivated individual
  • Able to handle more than one project at one time
  • Ability to interact effectively with the consultant engineers and local agencies
  • BA in Architecture and LEED AP is preferred
  • CA Licensed Architect
  • Strong written & oral communication skills

Compensation based on experience plus benefits.

Please send cover letter and resume to

9/19/2014 Architectural Professional. 3+ Years of Experience

Hereld & Ayres Architects is searching for a well qualified individual to become part of our team.  We are a small, family-oriented architectural firm located in Pleasanton that has been in business for over 27 years. Our experiences have been in a vast array of project types and sizes ranging from ground up commercial development to tenant improvements, light industrial projects and numerous residential projects throughout the greater bay area.

We are in need of an energetic person with a passion for the architectural profession.  Our new team member must have these qualifications, and be capable of following:

  • Must have an Architectural degree.
  • Must have 3 years of experience in an architectural firm.
  • Must be highly motivated, self disciplined and detail oriented.
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills are required for coordination with clients, consultants and government agencies
  • Must have a high proficiency in AutoCAD and other computer skills.
  • Must have the ability to assist in the development and coordination of Schematic Design, Design Development and Construction Documents at various stages of the design process from concept through building permit.
  • Must be well versed in construction detailing and experienced with building and accessibility code application.
  • Must have the ability to effectively collaborate with team members and consultants to meet project objectives and schedules.
  • Experience in 3D modeling with SketchUp and/or other similar program is a plus.

Please send cover letter and resume to

9/19/2014 Senior Drafter. 5-7 Years of Experience

Garavaglia Architecture, Inc. is currently seeking a Sr. Drafter with 5-7 years of drafter experience. Our exciting portfolio of projects includes unique historic properties, urban mixed-use rehabilitation, and historic parks with an emphasis on historic preservation and sustainable building practices.


  • Bachelors degree in architecture, preferred
  • Highly accurate and fast AutoCAD drafting skills
  • Experience or strong interest in historic preservation or existing buildings
  • Understanding of constructability required
  • Some construction experience will be of benefit for this position


  • Responsible for preparing construction documents, working with the Project Manager and Job Captain.
  • Candidate must understand both exterior and interior construction detailing and be able to communicate clearly with team members with quick hand sketches of proposed views of building sections and details to be drafted.
  • Candidate must use office standards to develop and describe their drawing set organization and layout, individual sheet layouts, and drafting layout process for entire drawings set.
  • Our office currently uses AutoCAD LT 2009 & 2013 and Architectural Desktop 2006. Some Sketchup program experience is useful for presentations.

 Garavaglia Architecture offers medical and other benefits for full time employees.

Please send your resume to the contact below. If emailing, send your resume with a subject heading to read “Sr. Drafter Position.” DO NOT send portfolios. We regret that the volume of applications does not always permit us to acknowledge each individual application.

Send applications to:

Steve Garavaglia
Garavaglia Architecture, Inc.
582 Market Street #1800
San Francisco, CA 94104
415.391.9647 fax

9/19/2014 Job Captain/Architect. 5-7 Years of Experience

FGY Architects is growing and looking for new collaborators to work with us in the design-sensitive and collegial environment of our Palo Alto office.  We are seeking 1-2 job captain/architects with 5-7 years of experience to join our open studio and support our commercial/mixed-use portfolio.  FGY understands the importance of working on projects from inception to completion and strives to build successful design teams that foster an atmosphere of creative thought and professional development.  Please visit our website at

Qualifications: Applicants should have completed their B Arch or M Arch degree from a NAAB accredited architecture program, be licensed or in a licensure track, be skilled in several software programs, possess good communication, graphic and organization skills, and currently live in the San Francisco Bay Area; experience with ArchiCAD is highly preferred.  FGY Architects is a small firm of 21 located in Palo Alto, California.  Our portfolio includes custom high end residential, commercial, mixed-use and sustainable projects.

 Position: This is a full-time position with benefits.

 Benefits: Paid vacation and PTO time; medical, dental and vision insurance; life and disability insurance; SIMPLE IRA plan; Education Allowance.

To Apply:  Applicants should forward a letter of interest, resume and portfolio of work to Heather Young at

 Recruiters, please do not contact this job poster.  Please do not contact this job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

 9/19/2014 Project Manager / Project Architect. 6+ Years of Experience

An up-and-coming San Francisco based architecture firm is seeking a licensed senior project architect / project manager with 6+ years of solid experience, working on Type I construction projects. MUST BE REVIT CAPABLE.

Reporting directly to the principals, this position consists of direct day-to-day management of projects, design and production. This position requires someone with good client interaction skills, a demonstrated ability to manage internal and external project teams on critical schedules, as well as strong time management and communication skills.  Serious inquiries only, this position requires candidates with:

  • 6+ years experience, including at least 3+ years verifiable experience as a project architect or project manager on large scale projects.
  • Comprehensive understanding of building systems, constructability, detailing and how to properly document these items within well-coordinated construction documents.  We will request that candidates bring examples of their work (that they were responsible for) to interviews.
  • Proficiency with Revit Modeling Systems* and AutoCAD (a test will be administered)* and a proven track record of managing production for both REVIT and CAD based projects.
  • Documentable experience with successful client contact including understanding client needs and maintaining positive client relationships.
  • Experience in assisting business development staff with proposal writing and development as well as participating in project interviews.
  • Experience mentoring junior staff, developing / managing work plans and directing consultant teams.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Office, Excel, Outlook) *
  • Professional Licensure as an California Architect.

If you are interested in a dynamic work environment that is collaborative and team-oriented, then AE3 Partners is looking for you.  We offer the opportunity to work on a variety of project types and sizes, focus on professional development and increasing project responsibilities. This position *requires* someone with a good work ethic and a collaborative mindset that who works well with others!  We also may provide a test for the items with an asterisk above during the interview process.

Our firm has offices in San Francisco and the East Bay.  Compensation commensurate with experience. Benefits for full time employees include Health, Dental and Vision and 401K/IRA. We are an equal opportunity employer

Please submit your resume as a .PDF or word file to Please state the position you are applying for in the subject line. To ensure that you information reaches us, please keep the file size, including attachments, to less than 5 megabytes. We will review you information and if we feel that you are a fit with our openings we will contact you to schedule an interview. Please no phone calls or recruiters.

9/18/2014 Project Manager / Project Architect, 7-10 years’ experience

SAIKLEY ARCHITECTS is a small, growing firm in the Rockridge neighborhood of Oakland. We do mainly residential projects, and some childcare, restaurant, and other commercial projects. Our office is informal, collaborative, non-hierarchical. There is a lot of opportunity for growth. Everyone in the firm does everything – design, production, detailing, construction administration, coordinating with clients consultants and contractors, business development. We are located in a sunny office on College Avenue in Oakland, 3 blocks from the Rockridge BART.


·         Candidate must have a professional degree in architecture, and be licensed or well on their way to licensure.

·         Demonstrated design skills.

·         Demonstrated project management skills. Good interpersonal skills and ability to effectively coordinate with team members, clients, consultants, and contractors.

·         Ability to produce a solid set of construction drawings. Proven proficiency with construction detailing, especially wood-frame details for residential construction.

·         Very knowledgeable of code issues.

·         Able to effectively navigate entitlement processes.

·         Experience and a real interest in single-family residential projects is important.

·         Familiarity and interest in Pattern Language principles is a plus.

·         Very proficient in AutoCAD. Revit a plus but not required.

·         Good freehand drawing skills.

·         Adept in 3-D modeling such as Sketchup or Rhino.

We offer competitive salary and benefits. We work reasonable and flexible hours. A car is sometimes needed for the job.

Email letters, resumes and work samples including construction drawings you have produced to  No phone calls, please.

9/17/2014 Job Captain (3 vacancies). 3+ Years of Experience

Ware Malcomb is booming in Northern California and adding three Job Captains to our Commercial Architecture team in San Ramon!

Ware Malcomb is an international design firm offering integrated services to clients throughout the world. Founded in 1972, Ware Malcomb offers planning, architecture, interior design, civil engineering, graphic design and sustainable design services to diverse clients.

The Job Captain assists the Project Manager/Architect coordinating multiple architectural projects. Achieve repeat clients through great customer service (great attitude, pride, deliver, inspire, follow-up).

Ware Malcomb is an award winning design firm. Check out our project portfolio on our website to see our amazing work.

Candidate must have:

  • Bachelors degree in architecture, preferred or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years experience in a commercial architecture Project Coordinator/Job Captain role working on commercial/industrial architecture projects.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong AutoCAD skills, Revit preferred
  • Big box project experience a plus

Submit resume:

9/17/2014 Project Architect (Commercial Architecture). 7+ Years of Experience

Ware Malcomb is growing and hiring a commercial architecture project manager in our Pleasanton office.

Ware Malcomb is an international design firm offering integrated services to clients throughout the world. Founded in 1972, Ware Malcomb offers planning, architecture, interior design, civil engineering, graphic design and sustainable design services to diverse clients.

Project Managers are responsible for the successful management of multiple commercial architecture projects.

Ware Malcomb is an award winning design firm. Check out our project portfolio on our website to see our amazing work.

Project manager candidates must have:

  • Degree in architecture
  • 7+ years experience managing commercial architecture projects – distribution centers, medical office buildings, manufacturing facilities preferred
  • Excellent communication skills – able to listen to clients needs and communicate needs and direction to consultants and staff
  • Ability to be a team player and work independently
  • CAD skills
  • Great attitude, ready to hit the ground running

Submit resume:

9/15/2014 Architect. 10+ Years of Experience

Studio Bergtraun AIA Architects, a dynamic studio in Emeryville focused on high-end residential and institutional work, is seeking an energetic, creative, organized person to join our team and share our love of architecture. Responsibilities to range from schematic design through detailed construction drawings and construction administration, interfacing with design staff, contractors, clients and the principal.


  • Must be both a team-player and self-starter with:
  • A very strong work ethic
  • 10 years experience +/- , including residential work
  • Proficiency in ArchiCAD preferred, or willingness to learn it quickly since this the studio’s CAD program.

We are a 5-person studio with many projects. You will need to be:

  • Able to multi-task and willing to work on a variety of projects in different roles, supporting as well as leading
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented, able to meet deadlines, capable of working on all aspects of multiple projects from start to finish
  • And last but not least, a sense of humor is required!

Our office is a very nice space on a great street, and both the people and the hours are reasonable and flexible.

Local candidates ONLY.  Salary negotiable.

Please e-mail resume, salary requirement and work samples to:

9/12/2014 Interior Designer. 2+ Years of Experience

Hibser Yamauchi Architects, Inc. is an architectural firm founded in 1977 with a commitment to design projects with integrity, creativity and cost effectiveness. Since our inception, we have successfully provided clients with comprehensive services, ranging from feasibility studies and master planning to building design, interior design, construction documentation and project coordination for a variety of building types.

Our firm’s philosophy of architectural practice is very simple: Every client has needs that must be equally balanced. Our goal is to combine those needs, budget requirements, and where appropriate the public’s interests, into a comprehensive architectural solution. The intent is to produce high quality design solutions with emphasis on delivering a functional and efficient final product.

Our salaries are competitive with great benefits, including health, dental, vision and retirement plan.

This position is available for our office in Oakland, CA.

Qualities: Strong time management, attention to detail, and organization skills with the ability to work in a group setting and independently. Knowledge of finishes and furniture standards for multiple market segments. Must be driven to excel under pressure and meet project deadlines. Ideal candidate will have a “can do” attitude with good analytical, problem-solving, presentational and written/verbal communication skills.

Responsibilities: Assist Project Manager with FF&E documents. Knowledge and understanding of programming, space planning, construction documents, construction administration, project closeout, specifying finish selection. Assist.

Requirements: 2+ years of related work experience in education, corporate, and healthcare facilities is desired. Must be proficient in AutoCAD 2012. Revit 2013, In-Design, Sketch-Up, Photoshop, PowerPoint, and Microsoft Excel is a plus.

Candidate must be familiar with furniture specifications and CBC and CalDAG Building Codes.

We invite you to visit our website, Applications can be made by emailing a resume and recent work samples to No agency or phone calls please.

9/12/2014 Architect (Forensic). 5+ Years of Experience

We are a construction consulting company specializing in course-of-construction inspections and architectural peer reviews.  We are currently seeking a Forensic Architect.

The duties include:

  • Review of construction plans and specifications for content, completeness, consistency and clarity;
  • Ability to identify potential problem areas with construction plans, including:
    • Sources of moisture intrusion;
    • Material or system failures;
    • Inappropriate material applications;
    • Environmental deficits
  • Identify and comment on design issues that may lead to future construction defect claims;
  • Review and assess moisture protection specifications for functionality, durability and reliability, including traffic surfaces, roofing, window assemblies, store fronts, doors, waterproofing, caulking, sealing and sheet metal;
  • Ability to review and assess MEP drawings for completeness and compatibility with architectural and structural drawings;
  • Identify any construction elements which involve unnecessary costs or additional time.


  • Minimum 5 years experience
  • Current license
  • Expert knowledge of ICC building codes and construction methods
  • Experienced in plan reviews, building inspection, and contract administration
  • Extremely detail oriented and organized; able to manage several projects in timely manner
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
  • Excellent English communication skills (oral and written)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; congenial with co-workers/clients
  • Occasional travel

Contract position. Please submit resume and work samples via email to


9/8/2014 Senior and Intermediate Project Managers. Various Levels of Experience

The KPA Group is seeking creative Senior and Intermediate Project Managers who are passionate about integrated design and understand the importance of their leadership role. We are looking for motivated self-starters capable of managing multiple staff and working on multiple projects simultaneously.  These positions required excellent communication and presentation skills.  Our projects include renovations, new construction and seismic retrofits of health care and public buildings; including airport terminals.

 Qualifications for Senior Project Managers

  • 10+ years of overall experience including all phases of project delivery
  • 5 years of health care and public architecture experience
  • Generates exceptional client presentations
  • Ability to work independently and in a teamwork environment
  • Ability to communicate  ideas in an efficient and inspiring way
  • Leadership skills to lead the Design team

 Qualifications for Intermediate Project Managers

  • 5-10 years architecture experience
  • Public architecture experience
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Additional Qualifications
  • Strong work ethic, attention to detail, effective problem-solving, organizational and decision making skills
  • Knowledge of building and health codes and compliance issues
  • Ability to balance design, with operational needs and budget objectives


  • Architecture Bachelors or Masters
  • Licensed Architect – California


We offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits package, challenging assignments and great possibilities for growth in our growing firm.  Office is conveniently located in Oakland overlooking Lake Merritt.

Please email cover letter, state availability, resumes and samples of your work to

9/4/2014 Junior Designer. 2-5 Years of Experience

DMARCstudio is a full-service architecture office founded by awarding-winning architects Andrew Davis and Zac Maddry and located in San Rafael.  Our service-oriented practice focuses on highly integrated, highly detailed, and highly technical projects in a wide variety of use categories and building types. Our process is collaborative, and we employ digital modeling, rapid prototyping and a variety of other client-centric design tools to find refined and nuanced design solutions.

We are seeking a well-rounded, self-motivated and professional junior designer with two to five years experience.  Candidates must be able to excel in a fast-paced work environment, be flexible, and be willing to engage projects at all levels of development.

The position offered is a full-time, salary, and benefits consist of paid vacation and a health care allowance


  • 2 to 5 years experience in a professional architecture office
  • Knowledge of document development, technical detailing, and building codes
  • Degree in architecture and motivation to obtain professional licensure
  • Skills required: AutoCAD, SketchUP, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Excel, Word

How to Apply

Submit resume and work samples via email to

9/4/2014 Project Manager. 5-7 Years of Experience

Koch Architects Inc., an award winning architecture firm with a focus on modern residential design and small scale commercial is seeking a full-time intermediate level architect / designer to manage projects from schematic through construction administration.

We’re a well-established firm that works in an open / collaborative environment that encourages inventive ideas and creative solutions.  We have a strong interest and commitment to incorporating sustainable design solutions into each of our projects.  The nature of the office is casual and flexible in feel, but the work is rigorous in quality and detail.

We are looking for an individual with a passion for design and detailing.  Someone who can focus on the small details while keeping an eye on the big picture.  Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years of experience in residential, Type V wood frame construction.

  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and directly with the principal in a small (5 person) office environment
  • Excellent writing / communication & presentation skills is a must
  • Able to develop complete sets of construction documents, including detailing building components and interior finishes.
  • Provide coordination with project consultants
  • Working knowledge of local building codes
  • Oversee permitting process
  • A minimum of 5  years of experience in residential, Type V wood frame construction
  • A thorough knowledge of AutoCAD 2010-13, Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office.  Knowledge of Revit is a plus.
  • Reliable transportation for driving to/from project sites

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited US architecture school and be available in the next 2-3 weeks.

Compensation includes a base salary and full benefits package.

Please email your resume and samples of your work to,  Max. size of 5MG. No phone calls please.

9/4/2014 Design Architects. Various Levels of Experience

TCA Architects, Inc is a well-established California based architecture firm with a 20 year history and 3 design studios located in Orange County, Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. Join our rapidly expanding Northern California studio and help us create a new architectural vision rooted in the Bay Area sensibility.

TCA specializes in design-driven planning and architecture for high density multi-family housing and mixed-use developments. Collaboration and cooperation are emphasized together with training, personal responsibility and professional growth. Excellence is pursued in every aspect of our work.

We are looking for highly creative Senior and Intermediate Designers who are passionate about design and take leadership in design concept. Proficiency in conceptual design, schematic design, space planning and presentation are necessary and the ability to describe architectural ideas by sketching and computer modeling is necessity. The qualified candidate must be able to quickly and readily generate concept sketches for multi-family and mixed-use design in a fast paced environment. These positions required excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbally and written. He/she will use their high level technical/computer design skills to turn ideas into reality. Technical skills in SketchUp and Adobe Creative Suite skills are required, while Revit knowledge is a big plus.

Qualifications for Senior Designers:

  • 7-10 years of architecture experience required
  • 5 years of high density multifamily housing experience is strongly preferred Generates exceptional client presentations Ability to work independently and in a teamwork environment is a must.
  • Ability to communicate ideas in an efficient and inspiring way Great leadership skills to lead the Design team

Qualifications for Intermediate Designers:

  • 4-6 years architecture experience required
  • 3 years of high density multi-family housing experience is strongly preferred Ability to work independently and in a team environment is a must


  • A Bachelors and/or Masters degree in Architecture required.
  • Licensed Architect preferred, not required.


The Senior Designer and Intermediate Designer will be located in our Oakland office.


A comprehensive benefits package is offered to full time employees.

How to Learn More:

If you have the passion and qualifications listed, we encourage you to apply. To learn more about this opportunity, simply Click Here and follow our simple “60 second” application process. Don’t worry, we know your time is valuable, so you will just be asked to answer a few simple questions, and give you the ability to upload your resume and sample portfolio or paste a weblink of your project work.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, simply fill out the account information to the right and click on the “apply for this position” button. You will be asked to submit a resume and a sample portfolio (up to 4 MB maximum allowed per file). To be considered for this position, a portfolio of recent project work must be included (up to 4mg max). You can attach as many documents as you like.

Equal Opportunity Employment. No phone calls please. No recruiters. Must be eligible to work in the USA.

Apply at

9/4/2014 Construction Administration (CA) Coordinator. 6-8 Years of Experience

TCA Architects, Inc is currently seeking a Construction Administration (CA) Coordinator for our new Oakland, CA office. The primary duties will be assisting the CA Managers and Project Managers during the construction phase of large multi-family housing projects. Work includes job site visits, submittal review, RFI response and clarification of the construction documents and assisting with consultant coordination.


  • 6-8 years of architectural experience required with multi-family housing experience a plus.
  • Bachelors degree in Architecture or Construction Management preferred.
  • CA licensed Architecture preferred
  • Understanding of building systems.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Good multi-tasking and following procedures.
  • Must be proficient in Revit and AutoCAD.
  • A full benefits package is offered to all TCA full time employees.

Only local candidates apply.

How to Learn More: To learn more about this opportunity, simply click on the Submit button and follow our simple “60 second” application process. Don’t worry, we know your time is valuable, so you will just be asked to answer a few simple questions, and give you the ability to upload your resume and sample portfolio or paste a weblink of your project work.

To be considered for this position, a portfolio of recent project work must be included.

Equal Opportunity Employment.

Also apply at

9/4/2014 Drafter. 2-4 Years of Experience

Harriman Kinyon Architects, Inc. is seeking an energetic, competent junior drafter. Harriman Kinyon Architects, Inc. is an established full-service architectural firm with over 30 years experience. Our company is small and energetic, staffed by people who enjoy their work and enjoy producing a high quality product for their clients. We offer a casual work environment, competitive benefits package and a chance to grow professionally. This position offers opportunities to work on a variety of projects from design through construction documents and into the construction phase.


• 2-4 years experience

• Bachelors of Architecture degree required

• AutoCAD proficiency

Please send a cover letter and resume to

Only those candidates who best meet our criteria will be contacted for interviews.


9/3/2014 Real Property Planner III. 3+ Years of Experience

The Real Property Planner III plays an active role in long range planning to help guide the land purchase, protection and property management programs, including public access; habitat and resource connectivity; and the protection of some of our most precious, scenic and threatened open space resources in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. See the full job posting and job description on our website OpenSpace.

Midpen owns and manages over 62,000 acres in 26 preserves, and is a financially stable special district created with the mission to acquire and preserve a regional greenbelt of open space land in perpetuity; to protect and restore the natural environment and provide opportunities for ecologically sensitive public enjoyment and education.

Required Education & Experience: Equivalent to a four year college degree in urban or regional planning, environmental design, landscape architecture, architecture, natural resource management, or a related field, Master’s Degree desirable; 3 years of increasingly responsible experience in planning project management preferably in parks, open space, or related field; 1 year of supervisory and administrative responsibility.

Salary Range: $7,132 – $8,906 per month

Final Filing Date: September 24, 2014

HOW TO APPLY: Apply online via the public agency job board

9/3/2014 Intermediate Architect. 5-10 Years of Experience

Shah Kawasaki Architects is seeking a well-rounded intermediate level architect, capable of executing small to medium sized project from initial concept through construction.

Shah Kawasaki Architects is a 12 person public sector firm located in Oakland’s City Center.  Our diverse practice includes the design of community centers, fire stations, higher education, health care, administration buildings, and art centers.

For more information about our firm, people and work, please visit


  • 5-10 years professional experience
  • Licensed Architect or substantial ARE progress.
  • Strong design abilities and technical knowledge.
  • Ability to execute all phases of work
  • Aptitude to manage client relationships
  • Graphic, verbal and written communication skills
  • Revit (preferred) or cad skills.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter in PDF format by e-mail to

For immediate consideration please reference “Intermediate Architect” in the e-mail subject line.

9/3/2014 Project Architect/Manager. 10+ Years of Experience

Shah Kawasaki Architects  is seeking a presentable, articulate, well-rounded senior architect, capable of overseeing medium sized projects ($5-$20 million) from initial concept through construction, and who is committed to grow into a leadership role in the firm.

Shah Kawasaki Architects is a 12 person public sector firm located in Oakland’s City Center.  Our diverse practice includes the design of community centers, fire stations, higher education, health care, administration buildings, and art centers.

For more information about our firm, people and work, please visit


  • 10 or more years professional experience
  • Licensed Architect in CA
  • Strong design abilities and technical knowledge.
  • Desire/Ability to mentor staff on all phases of work
  • Ability to manage and enrich client relationships
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Revit (preferred) or cad skills.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter in PDF format by e-mail to

For immediate consideration please reference Project Architect position in the e-mail subject line.

9/3/2014 Junior Architect. 3-5 Years of Experience

Shah Kawasaki Architects is seeking a talented intern, with excellent design and graphic skills, desiring to become a well-rounded architect capable of executing projects from initial concept through construction.

Shah Kawasaki Architects  is a 12 person public sector firm located in Oakland’s City Center.  Our diverse practice includes the design of community centers, fire stations, higher education, health care, administration buildings, and art centers.

For more information about our firm, people and work, please visit


  • 3-5 years professional experience
  • Seriously committed to completion of ARE process.
  • Strong design abilities and growing technical knowledge.
  • Inquisitive about all phases of work
  • Fast learner
  • Graphic, verbal and written communication skills
  • Revit (preferred) or cad skills.

 How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter in PDF format by e-mail to

For immediate consideration please reference “Junior Architect” in the e-mail subject line.