Architectural Collaborative is looking for talented team members from junior designer through project architect levels to join our studio in Athens, GA.
Our ideal candidates are self-motivated problem-solvers, and enjoy working in a collaborative studio setting. We expect all team members will have demonstrated capacity to produce functional, inspiring designs that respond to our clients’ interests, each unique site condition, and the surrounding environment. We’re looking for people whose project interests span residential, commercial, institutional, and public, and whose vernacular interests range from historic preservation to modern with creative ideas about how we integrate the two.
Athens, Georgia is recognized as a dynamic, hip community. Athens boasts an established art and music culture, strong public schools including the University of Georgia, great restaurants with multiple CSAs and farmers’ markets, beautiful parks, a vibrant and quaint downtown, and close proximity to rivers, lakes, mountains, coastlines, and the thriving Atlanta Metro area. We love Athens!
Five-year Professional Degree or Master’s in Architecture
1 to 5 years’ related experience
Strong REVIT skills preferred
Technical expertise in space planning and construction detail documentation
Effective communication and presentation skills
Strong time-management skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
LEED credentials are a bonus
About Architectural Collaborative LLC
Architectural Collaborative LLC is a multi-disciplinary firm, with practice areas including all types of new construction, sustainable design, historic preservation, existing building conditions evaluation, master planning, and preservation planning.
Arcollab is led by founding principals Lori Bork Newcomer, Joseph Smith, and Gabriel Comstock. The Arcollab partners have built a strong reputation for creating innovative functional designs that are tailored to the individual needs of our clients. We believe that sustainability is at the core of good design. We strive to create inspired spaces and structures that are strongly rooted in their sense of place and grow from their surrounding natural and built environment. Our designs are responsive to and respectful of each project site. A return to thoughtful regional design is one of the best ways to address both environmental concerns and the proliferation of ubiquitous architecture.
The Arcollab leadership team brings more than 55 years of combined professional experience in project types ranging from single-family residential to large-scale commercial work. We are fluent in the architectural detailing of styles ranging from the... historic and neo-traditional to cutting-edge modern design. Our creative process includes research and experimentation, ongoing client collaboration, and ultimately the thoughtful articulation of light, form, and materials in order to create inspired spaces that maintain a sense of place. From the overall massing of building forms to the careful assembly of construction details, we combine a strong understanding of construction systems, attention to clients’ needs and budget, and an artistic sensibility.