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Ken Linsteadt Architects has been creating memorable residential architecture for over twenty years, in an office where design always comes first. We are looking for creative, collaborative and hard-working individuals who are meticulous and passionate about crafting beautiful and unique homes.

In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a full benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage; paid holidays and personal time off; a 401(k) plan with employer contribution; ARE reimbursement; and opportunities for mentorship, leadership and professional growth. We also have fun and connect with each other at all-staff design meetings, opening parties for our in-house art gallery, oil-painting classes in our back studio, annual holiday gatherings, and more.

Currently, we are looking to fill the following positions:


Position Title:

Job Captain (5-7 years experience)

Qualifications:

  • Accredited professional degree in Architecture (B.Arch or M.Arch)

  • 5-7 years of experience in an architectural firm, preferably custom residential projects

  • CA license or working toward professional licensure

  • Portfolio demonstrating exceptional design, presentation and communication skills; hand

  • sketching a plus

  • Able to plan and create reliable, well-coordinated AutoCAD drawings in all phases of

  • design and documentation, under the supervision of senior staff

  • Able to coach and mentor junior staff

  • Able to concentrate on multiple projects and prioritize efforts

  • Collaborative, organized and self-directing within a larger team

  • Experienced with client, consultant and contractor interactions

  • Agile, flexible and interested in working in a dynamic design environment

  • Proficient in AutoCAD, SketchUp, V-Ray (or similar), Adobe CS, Microsoft Office

How to Apply:

  • Email cover letter, resume and portfolio / work samples to info@kenlinsteadt.com

  • Include in the subject line: Job Captain Position


Position Title:

Project Architect / Project Designer (7-10 years experience)

Qualifications:

  • Accredited professional degree in Architecture (B.Arch or M.Arch)

  • 7-10 years of experience in an architectural firm, preferably custom residential projects

  • CA license or working toward professional licensure

  • Portfolio demonstrating exceptional design, presentation and communication skills; hand

  • sketching a plus

  • Able to plan and create reliable, well-coordinated AutoCAD drawings in all phases of

  • design and documentation

  • Able to lead construction detailing in collaboration with senior staff or technical consultant

  • Able to lead and coordinate consultant team

  • Able to coach and mentor junior staff

  • Able to concentrate on multiple projects and prioritize efforts

  • Collaborative, organized and self-directing within a larger team

  • Experienced with client, consultant and contractor interactions, and able to meet high

  • expectations for level of service and attention

  • Experienced in typical construction phase services

  • Agile, flexible and interested in working in a dynamic design environment

  • Proficient in AutoCAD, SketchUp, V-Ray (or similar), Adobe CS, Microsoft Office

How to Apply:

  • Email cover letter, resume and portfolio / work samples to info@kenlinsteadt.com

  • Include in the subject line: Project Architect / Project Designer Position


Position Title:

Administrative Assistant / Receptionist (minimum 1 year experience)

Responsibilities:

  • Reception: act as first point of contact for our company, welcome visitors, answer multiple phone lines and direct incoming calls, receive and distribute mail, prepare outgoing packages for courier deliveries, coordinate office calendar, maintain office contacts lists, manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information

  • General Office Support: coordinate in-house meetings, order lunches or other food for meetings, set-up and clean-up meeting rooms, monitor and restock office supplies, help keep the office tidy and organized

  • Administrative Support for Architects: scan and organize large-format sketches, assist in ordering and organizing materials samples, help maintain design library and technical library resources, archive completed projects, support marketing efforts

  • Special Events: assist with planning, preparing for and executing special events which may occur outside of customary working hours

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year of office experience as an Administrative Assistant or Receptionist

  • Friendly, professional, self-motivated and reliable

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to concentrate on multiple tasks and prioritize efforts

  • Collaborative, organized, proactive and self-directing when given an assignment

  • Agile, flexible and interested in working in a dynamic design environment

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office; experience with Adobe CS a plus

  • Experience in architecture and design not required, but interest and willingness to learn is essential

  • Able to conform to a regular 8:30am – 5:30pm schedule

How to Apply:

  • Email cover letter and resume to info@kenlinsteadt.com

  • Include in the subject line: Admin Assistant / Receptionist