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Jobs and Internships at Local Firms

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Embassy of Canada

Posted June 12, 2020
Embassy of Canada
501 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001

AutoCAD Designer
37.5 Hours per Week
Immediate (Requires successful security background check if selected for hire)

Work will include creating mainly design-built 2D drawings and some 3D drawings of the embassy and official residence. The candidate will work from hard copy and .pdf drawings, creating design-built drawings which will require verifying measurements for structural, electrical, mechanical and lighting, etc. Please send cover letter and resume to John.Brown@international.gc.ca.

Maginniss + del Ninno Architects

Posted June 5, 2020
Maginniss + del Ninno Architects
500 Montgomery Street, Suite 550
Alexandria, VA 22314

Project Architect/Manager
Part-Time or Full-Time
Immediate

Maginniss + del Ninno Architects, a prominent Old Town Alexandria architecture firm, is searching for a Project Architect/Manager with quality experience to join our highly creative and professional team. Candidates seeking career growth, a small team environment, and an opportunity to develop expertise in the design and construction of a variety of custom building types are encouraged to apply. Our employee-focused firm’s design approach begins with a thorough research of each project’s environmental and cultural conditions, discovering details of location, history, climate, patterns of use, and social significance. In this way, we find new and meaningful strategies to enhance our communities. Candidate should have:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to provide thoughtful client service and coordinate engineering disciplines
  • Architecture degree – Registration preferred
  • Design sensibilities, knowledge of building systems and detailing
  • Proficiency in Revit

We offer competitive benefits and a flexible work environment. Consideration may be given for a part-time, permanent position. Please send cover letter, resume, and work samples to info@mdnarch.com. Refer to “Architect” in the subject line.

Rust | Orling Architecture

Posted April 17, 2020
Rust | Orling Architecture
1215 Cameron Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Staff Architect/Project Coordinator
Full-Time
Immediate

ROA is currently seeking a Staff Architect/Project Coordinator to augment our design teams for projects such as multi-family residential, assisted living facilities, and hospitality. The qualified candidate will have 5 years of relevant experience, possess a degree in architecture, and demonstrate proficiency in documentation and presentation software including but not limited to AutoCAD, SketchUp/Revit, Photoshop, and MS Excel.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to contribute to project development and construction administration with appropriate supervision from principals; will exhibit initiative, problem-solving, and high quality decision-making with attention to precision and accuracy at a task-specific level; and possess managerial experience, as well as excellent analytical, communication, planning, and collaboration skills.

For more details and a full list of benefits visit rustorling.com/careers. To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and portfolio to admin@rustorling.com.

Rust | Orling Architecture

Posted April 7, 2020
Rust | Orling Architecture
1215 Cameron Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Intern (Part-Time, Temporary)
20-25 Hours per Week
Immediate

ROA is currently seeking a summer intern to assist primarily with complex construction administration. The qualified candidate will possess or be in the process of earning a degree in architecture, engineering, or a related field.

The successful candidate will be proficient in documentation and presentation software including but not limited to AutoCAD, SketchUp/Revit, Photoshop, and MS Excel. The candidate should also possess excellent analytical, communication, planning, and collaboration skills.

Please apply by sending a cover letter, resume, and portfolio to admin@rustorling.com.