Johnston Architects is a full service design firm recognized for innovative design while maintaining sensitivity to the environment. We offer competitive salaries and a full benefits package that includes medical, dental; retirement plan; performance based bonuses; paid holidays and time off; training and development opportunities. For career opportunities, please submit a cover letter, resume and portfolio samples to Cynthia Louie at careers@johnstonarchitects.com. Please no phone calls, email is the preferred method of communication with qualifications sent in PDF format. 

PROJECT DESIGNER/ARCHITECT

Calling all creative individuals who demonstrate quality design talent and possess good leadership, organization and 3D graphic skills! The Project Designer/Architect will lead in-office design teams, coordinate with sub-consultants, oversee quality of documentation, and construction administration. The ideal candidate has a thorough understanding of taking projects from schematic design through construction documents.

Successful candidates will have:

  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Architecture

  • Minimum of five full-time years work experience in the field of architecture

  • Experience with single family, multi-family and mixed use projects.

  • Proficiency with CADD, Adobe Creative Suite and 3D model building are required

  • Experience with Revit and Sketch-Up required, proficiency a plus

  • LEED accreditation and Experience with 3D Studio Max a plus

 

INTERIOR DESIGNER

We’re looking for an Interior Designer with unique skills which demonstrate an interest and passion for interior design. This is a great opportunity to work directly with Principals and Senior designers to gain valuable knowledge on a variety of projects from Single Family to Mixed Use and Commercial. Responsibilities include: Working with Senior Staff to establish the conceptual design direction as a response to the program requirements and client’s goals; Coordination with vendors, contractors and purchasing agents; Develop plans, elevations and architectural details that illustrate the design intent and highlight the use of materials; Develop furniture and space plans that meet the program requirements; Furniture selection and planning- coordinate directly with manufacturers & vendors to develop furniture specifications package.

Successful candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design/Architecture

  • Minimum of three full-time years work experience in the field of Design

  • Knowledge of building systems, codes and accessibility requirements for interior environments

  • Awareness of appropriate materials and building finish products suitable for healthy interior environments

  • Feel comfortable working with product reps and showrooms

  • Experience with Revit, Sketch-Up, Auto-CAD and Adobe Creative Suite required

  • Experience with procurement (purchasing, delivery/receiving and installation)

QUALITY ASSURANCE/CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION LEAD

The ideal candidate must have at least 10 years experience, most of which are in the services describer. They must be a registered architect and capable of negotiation large and complex buildings comfortably.

Successful candidates will have:

  • Strong communication and management ability

  • Familiarity with Bluebeam, Microsoft Project, and Procor (or equivalent software).

Part time, full time, and contract options are being considered.