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Our firm is “right sized” with enough dedicated staff to complete significant projects, yet small enough to feel like family. Work-life balance is important at Design West and our employees benefit from flexible work schedules. We continue our 128 year heritage by empowering our employees to be the leaders of the future. Our firm designs projects throughout the

Inter-mountain West and beyond.

Focused on:
K-12 Schools
Student Housing
Commercial Office Buildings
Civic Performing Arts

Multi-Family 
Municipal Government
Health Care
Higher Education
Federal Government
Religious

Interior Design 

Landscape Architecture

open positions

Design West Architect's Salt Lake City office is hiring a Architectural Designer / BIM Modeler.

The perfect architectural designer / BIM modeler candidate will be involved in coordinating and producing construction documents, yet aspires to become more. They aren't afraid of on-the-job training and will work diligently with our knowledgeable staff to learn about the whole project rather than just drawing lines. Perhaps they are studying for the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) and want a community of peers to help them grow and learn more. They have good communications skills and are client-service and team oriented. They welcome collaboration yet accept ownership of assignments and follow through with attention to detail. Sounds like you? Then let's talk!

Education Requirements:

  • 2-year Associates degree in Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD)
     

Required Experience:

  • 2-4 years of professional drafting experience

  • Autodesk REVIT (BIM Modeling)

  • Microsoft Office

Desired Experience (not required):

  • Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

  • Sketchup

  • Enscape

  • Autocad Architecture

  • Construction, or construction management

  • Construction documentation

 

Benefits: Health insurance, Dental insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off, Flexible schedule, Parental leave & Professional development assistance

Design West Architect's Salt Lake City office is hiring a Marketing Intern / Receptionist.

Have you ever wanted to know more about marketing and the inner workings of an architecture firm? Now’s your chance! Design West Architects is looking for an enthusiastic Marketing Intern / Receptionist to join our Marketing Team in the Salt Lake office.

You will help with daily administrative operations of the firm and help Design West win work. We seek someone able to excel at a variety of office support tasks, and who also wants to “learn the ropes” of marketing.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform administrative duties and provide daily support for Architectural office staff

  • Assist Marketing Team in general marketing activities including proposal content and production, social media, mailings and updating marketing CRM database

  • Answer multi-line telephone system and general reception duties including interacting with clients and coworkers in a professional and friendly manner

  • Assist Accounting Team with simple accounting duties (process contracts & invoices)

  • Occasional delivery/pickup

Critical Skills:

  • Positive and professional attitude

  • Excellent phone and people skills

  • Ability to think and work independently

  • Attention to detail

  • Strong communication skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Suite (InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.)

Experience:

  • Degree in communications/marketing preferred

  • 1-2 years experience in marketing-related field preferred

To be considered for this position please send a cover letter and resume to: Kimberly Johnson, Marketing Director, at kimberlyj@designwestarchitects.com.

 

Benefits: Health insurance, Dental insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off, Flexible schedule, Parental leave & Professional development assistance

Logan

255 South 300 West | Logan, UT 84321 | 435.752.7031

Salt Lake city 

795 North 400 West | Salt Lake City, UT 84103 | 801.539.8221

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