Junior Architectural Designer

Hendricks Churchill Hendricks Churchill Employer:
Sharon, CT, USLocation:
Wed, Jan 17 '24Posted on:

Working at Hendricks Churchill means becoming part of a thriving community. We offer a collegial work environment alongside colleagues with diverse skills and life experiences. There are opportunities for advancement within a successful and evolving company that often receives press and prestigious awards and has an ongoing relationship with Rizzoli International Publications. Employees are uniquely positioned to live in this beautiful region, while contributing to the success of unique projects throughout the country. Northwestern Connecticut is rural, but with access to Metro-North trains, just a two-hour trip to all the culture and excitement of New York City. 


This position entails working under the direction of the Principals and Associates. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of professional experience and an interest in traditional and regional architecture. The role requires a strong command of AutoCAD and familiarity with design principles, computer-aided technologies, and building codes to ensure that drawings are accurate and comprehensive. This role will also provide the unique experience of collaborating closely with our Interiors team. As a full-time salaried position in our Connecticut office, this role requires a minimum of 40 hours per week and occasionally extends into evenings and weekends. 


  • Work closely with Principals and project architects to assist with all phases of a project, including, but not limited to Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Documents, 3D modeling, and presentations.
  • Assist in the sourcing and selection of materials, accessories, lighting, plumbing, and other materials
  • Record and measure existing conditions to produce as-built documentation
  • Collaborate with project consultants to meet project objectives
  • Assist in answering and reviewing shop drawings, RFIs, and submittals
  • Assist in general office initiatives and contribute to the office culture


  • Fluency in AutoCAD (knowledge of SketchUp and Adobe Creative Suite is a plus)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Professional degree in Architecture
  • 2-5 years’ work experience (high-end residential work is a plus)
  • Driver’s license     


  • 3 weeks paid vacation
  • Sick days
  • Personal days
  • Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Full health insurance coverage for employees


To be considered, applicants should submit the following to

  • Cover letter indicating your interest in the position
  • Current resume, including references
  • Portfolio of work samples

We offer a collegial work environment and opportunities for advancement. Salary is commensurate with experience.

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