Designer / Architect

PIVOT Architecture seeks a design professional with 2-4 years of experience. We are searching for a candidate with a passion for good design, a spirit of collaboration, and an eagerness to learn and contribute to a lively work environment. The ideal candidate is looking for a career growth position where their skills and talents are recognized and harnessed to elevate our design work, firm culture and future of practice. You are self-motivated and have proven design skills evident in your strong portfolio. Experience in producing design and construction documentation is desired. If you are looking for an opportunity to be supported in advancing your knowledge and skills in all aspects of architecture, consider reaching out to us to learn more.

We work in collaborative teams that are formed for each project. Our design and documentation process is Revit based, with support from hand media, Adobe Creative Suites, and various 3D rendering and animation programs. Proficiency with those formats and strong technical skills are preferred. Professional degree from an accredited school in architecture required. Curiosity and Thrive are core firm values, and we support professional development and fulfillment for everyone through our service to clients and our community.

As part of our team, you will:

  • Work in a team-based environment where you are an active member in all phases of project development
  • Be engaged in a wide variety of projects including education, adaptive reuse, multi-modal transit facilities, workspaces, affordable housing, and public and private development
  • Be supported and encouraged to seek licensure
  • Work collaboratively with our firm to apply your creative, critical thinking skills to our project work
  • Bring an eye for detail, the ability to listen and translate client needs, and the ability to iterate design ideas
  • Develop a fluency to work independently and across multiple project teams

PIVOT Architecture is a firm of 31, currently working a hybrid office and work-from-home setup. Our office is in the center of downtown Eugene and we look forward to getting back to it full-time in the fall. Candidates must live in or be willing to relocate to the Eugene, OR area. Our clients are diverse, and our work includes a wide range of public and private projects. Our people work in an open and transparent way in teams that are formed for each project. We actively listen to each other and our clients, and produce places that are responsive to programmatic requirements, context, and budget. We recognize our responsibility to manage resources thoughtfully, and understand that the decisions we make affect the health of our communities and environment. We seek people who understand that implementing these values requires thought, care, and creativity.

PIVOT Architecture is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We value diversity and welcome all perspectives and experiences to enrich ourselves, our workplace, and our projects.

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