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Job Captain – Career Open House

Lowney Architecture
Job Type
Years of Experience
5-7 Years


***We are hosting an open house at our Oakland office (360 17th Street) on Saturday January 26th from 9:00 am-12:00. Come in for a tour of the office and an opportunity to interview with one of our team members.***

Lowney Architecture is a 40-person enterprising, design driven, and civic-minded architecture firm in downtown Oakland. We work with clients to build urban communities where people can experience unique moments within the universality of everyday life, enhancing livability through unorthodox thinking, progressive ideas, a scaled approach and inspired designs. Our design excellence and technical expertise in buildings includes multi-family, mixed-use, and retail. Our office culture is one of casual professionalism. We work hard and we push each other, but we never forget to have fun in the pursuit of excellence. We want you to enjoy working here.

We are seeking a highly qualified Job Captain Designer with in-depth experience in multi-family housing projects and a minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience. The ideal candidate is team-oriented and has experience working with a project manager to create and coordinate documents and assisting in construction administration. This position is full-time. Compensation is based on experience and skill-set. The successful candid ate must be legally authorized to work in the United States.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture
  • 5+ years of post-academic, professional design experience
  • Proficiency in SketchUp, Revit, Microsoft Office.
  • Knowledge of architectural design, detailing, building materials, building codes, and constructability.
  • Exceptional organizational, design, and communication skills.
  • Understanding and development of drawings from Schematic Design through Construction Documents.
  • Applicants must be highly organized and detail oriented. Must excel in working collaboratively and effectively with the ability to work on fast-paced projects through all phases of the project delivery, while fostering team spirit and an atmosphere of teaching and learning.

Thank you for your consideration.

We are also considering candidates for our Hawaii office location.