Architectural Designer

Caleb Johnson Studio Caleb Johnson Studio Employer:
Portland, ME, USLocation:
Tue, Mar 9 '21Posted on:

Caleb Johnson Studio, along with Woodhull Construction, designs and builds homes and commercial spaces that are beautifully attuned to the southern Maine landscape, impeccably crafted of natural materials, and highly practical for today’s lifestyles. We are a group of professionals that care deeply about the architectural conversation happening in Maine and beyond, with a drive to fulfill our client’s dreams. We distinguish ourselves by providing great service to our clients through a fusion of traditional and modern elements; creating architecture that works for the way our clients live their lives today and yet exists timelessly. Our goal is not to simply design and build houses; we’re creating homes where traditions can be made. Our company strives to be one of the top employers in Maine and prides itself on being a positive, healthy, creative work environment consistently pushing the envelope to create new opportunities for all employees.

Our busy practice of residential and commercial architects + builders is seeking a Designer to join our team.

A successful and qualified candidate will espouse the following qualities:

  • Maintains a commitment of excellence to our clients and the architecture the office produces.

  • Approaches design and learning with energy, curiosity, and an inquisitive mind; always searching for new and exciting solutions.

  • Seeks solutions to design opportunities in a proactive manner and manages their time and workload efficiently.

  • Is able to collaborate and discuss ideas with others in a constructive and amicable fashion; respects all team members.

  • Maintains a positive outlook and attitude.

Under the supervision of the Director of Design and Project Manager, you should be ready to:

  • Occasionally measure and document existing structures.

  • Participate in regulatory review - Local and State codes and regulations.

  • Be responsible for specific technical design aspects of an assigned major project, including investigation, evaluation, and recommendation of design solutions that best meet the client’s needs.

  • Model design solutions for client consideration using ArchiCAD.

  • Provide professional architectural consultation in the planning, design, and coordination of large complex projects.

  • Independently apply advanced architectural concepts and designs.

  • Carry out complex or novel assignments requiring the development of new or improved techniques and procedures.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive Salary 

  • 6 Weeks Paid Personal Time

  • 9 Holidays

  • Health Insurance

  • Health Savings Account

  • Retirement Plan

  • Wonderful work environment


  • 4 to 6-year Architectural degree from an accredited Architecture Program.

  • 2-4 years experience in the architecture field

  • Residential design experienced (preferred)

  • Some commercial design experience is a plus

  • Knowledge + aptitude at using Archicad BIM software (preferred)


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