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MKSD is seeking forward-thinking problem solvers with dynamic big ideas to join our team!

A critical part of MKSD’s success is our talented staff members who believe in and live out the MKSD core values: perseverance, selflessness, passion, forward thinking, honesty and progressive thinking.

As a team, we have built a creative culture where everyone is valued, included and empowered. Our values are translated to each client and imbedded in our projects with the purpose of enhancing life. Our practice creates meaningful projects, from transformative renovations to highly complex buildings. Each project’s solution is tailored to the individual needs of our clients and encompasses all phases of planning, design and construction.

Our ideal candidate would share in our passion and is highly motivated, skilled and committed with a positive attitude!    Our team currently has an opening for the following positions:

Architectural Project Designer  l  Intern – MKSD is seeking a team-oriented and hardworking Project Designer, or experienced architectural designer who is competent in all conventional aspects of architecture and interiors.  Architectural designer shall be on the path to licensure. Candidates should have a college degree in the field of Architecture (BArch or MArch) or a related building design discipline and 3-5 years of working experience.

Architectural Interns will work under the direction and guidance of a licensed architect / project manager in various activities related to business development, design, and project deliverables.  The position requires teamwork and a willingness to learn and develop a high-level skill set in the architectural field.

Candidates should be proficient in the use of computer software, including but not limited to Autodesk Revit Architecture, AutoCAD Architecture, Adobe Photoshop, and InDesign.  Candidates must be able to perform the following tasks in their job function:

  • Perform pre-design activities – site and building surveys, draft floor plan backgrounds in BIM, project research
  • Perform routine architectural assignments in all phases of the project delivery process,
  • Independently solve problems encountered whenever possible – confirming results with the project architect or partner in charge,
  • Participate in the architectural design process,
  • Develop presentation graphics used to communicate concepts to the client or for agency approval,
  • Create three-dimensional building information models and two-dimensional construction documentation,
  • Receive technical guidance on unusual or complex issues,
  • Assist with the lead architect on technical details
  • Assist with the development and completion of construction drawings,
  • Perform redline changes and revisions,
  • Assist with development of project specifications,
  • Participate in the review of product or shop drawing submittals during the construction phase,
  • Organize and maintain project files,
  • Innovate with sustainable products and sustainable architectural approaches and initiatives
  • Communicate effectively with the firm partners, staff, consultants, and clients

If you are interested in joining our team, please click on the Careers tab on on the bottom right of this page to fill in your information and upload your resume and work examples.

Or you may send directly to:

Jill P. Hewes, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB, Partner l MKSD architects

jill@mksdarchitects.com

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