Join the Team:

Designer


Location: Downtown Portland
Compensation: Based on experience
Job Title: Designer

YBA Architects is seeking a Designer (Architectural Intern) with excellent architectural design skill. This position will involve all stages of design and construction, with a focus on mixed-use multi-family, office and retail work of all scales. The primary function of a Designer is to take help with the design and production of quality contract documents while taking direction from the Job Captain and Project Manager. The ideal candidate must meet the following qualifications:

  • • 2+ years professional experience in construction documents
  • • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture, Drafting, Design, or equivalent
  • • Knowledge of specifications and construction details
  • • Knowledge of Oregon building codes and LEED standards
  • • Comfort in working independently, demonstrates professionalism in dealing with a variety of clients as well as vendors
  • • Experience in construction document preparation and field observation
  • • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD and SketchUp required; Adobe Suite, 3DMax, VRAY a plus
  • • Self-motivated, energetic, and organized, with strong graphic and communication skills

Job Captian


Location: Downtown Portland
Compensation: Based on experience
Job Title: Designer

YBA Architects is seeking a Job Captain with excellent design skill and a strong knowledge of architectural design. This position will involve all stages of design and construction, with a focus on mixed-use multi-family, office and retail work of all scales. As job captain it will be your responsibility to oversee, contribute to and ultimately own the documentation portion of a ground-up architectural project including all phases: schematic design, design development, construction documentation, permitting and construction administration. You will have the production support of a team and the direction from a project manager and principal. The education required for this position is a Bachelors or Master’s degree in Architecture

  • • At least 5 years’ experience practicing architecture.
  • • Full documentation production for a ground up building.
  • • Performing construction administration tasks for a ground up building.
  • • Team management experience.
  • • Experience working with contractors, sub-contractors and consultants.
  • • Experience writing specifications for a larger, ground up building.
  • • Knowledge of Oregon building codes and LEED standards.
Technology skills must include expert level knowledge in the following programs:

  • • Revit
  • • AutoCAD
  • • Adobe Suite
  • • SketchUp and VRAY

YBA Architects offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package to include: medical, dental, vision, and reimbursement plans, education reimbursement program, and paid time off (PTO).

Please submit resume and portfolio along with a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role below. Please include salary requirements and availability, and please do not send attachments exceeding 6 MB. Responses without cover letter will be discarded without review. No phone calls, please.