Classified Ad Specifications

The WMAIA website will publish classified ads for job postings and for architects and allied professionals seeking jobs. This service is free of charge to members and member firms.

PLEASE NOTE:  In order to ensure that our Classifieds page is up to date, ads will be removed upon request from the posting member/firm, OR every 3 months – whichever comes first. If you’d like your ad to remain on the site for more than 3 months, please contact us prior to the end of each yearly quarter (end of March, June, September, December).

Ads must be a MAXIMUM of 150 words per position sought or offered. If your ad is more than 150 words the WMAIA reserves the right to shorten it. Please include preferred method of contact, and contact information. We will post ads within 3 days of receipt.

Please send ads to the Director via email.

WMAIA posts jobs listing from Western Massachusetts firms (Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire and Hampden Counties) and firms within a 25 mile radius of this area. Firms outside of this radius are encouraged to post on their local component website, which both employers and job seekers can access here:
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Job Openings

posted 01/2023
PROJECT ARCHITECT
Dietz & Company Architects, Springfield, MA
Dietz & Company Architects is growing and seeking a Project Architect with a desire to lead project teams and develop their career in a collaborative studio environment.
Necessary skills:
• Architecture Degree from a NAAB accredited school
• 5+ years of direct experience as a licensed Architect
• Ability to work in Revit, and proficiency in MS Office
• Strong communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
• Proficient knowledge of building science, sustainable technologies, construction methods, building code, and zoning principles
• Ability to lead a team and manage complex project tasks
Responsibilities include:
• Primary client contact for projects
• Directing the project team and consultants
• Preparing strategic plans for project success
• Coordinating efforts of your project team
• Management of a collaborative, integrated team structure
• Leading and managing production team(s) in completion of 1+ projects simultaneously
• Collaborating with leadership to realize the creative vision of projects
Send resume and work samples  to [email protected]. Details at dietzarch.com/job-openings

posted 01/2023
ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER
Dietz & Company Architects, Springfield, MA
Dietz & Company Architects is growing and seeking an Architectural Designer with initiative to grow their design career. We offer a high degree of project contact and design impact for you to gain broad project experience. We’re a welcoming office where you will work closely with Project Architects and Principals to develop and produce project designs.
Necessary skills:
• Architecture Degree from a NAAB accredited school
• Working knowledge of Revit and Adobe CC
• Strong interest in building science and technology and a desire to collaborate
• Motivation to produce creative and high-quality work
• Experience in an architecture office preferred, but not required
Responsibilities include:
• Developing architectural designs through 3D digital and 2D graphic exploration
• Producing space plans and building programs
• Investigating construction materials and building products
• Evaluating and documenting existing buildings
• Renderings, client presentations, and information graphics
• Participating in project administration during construction
Send resume and work samples  to [email protected]. Details at dietzarch.com/job-openings

posted 12/2022
PROJECT DESIGNER
Thomas Douglas Architects, Northampton, MA
We are seeking an independent thinker looking for a design oriented, collaborative work environment. As a member of our team, you will make valuable creative contributions to multiple projects within the office and can see your efforts through to completion.
Qualifications:
• NAAB Accredited Architecture Degree (B.Arch or M.Arch) preferred
• 5-7 years of experience in an architecture firm
• Versatile computer skills with ability to work in a variety of drafting, BIM, 3D and 2D programs
• Interest in sustainable design and building science
• A positive attitude and genuine excitement for design
Compensation:
Salary range for this position is $65,000-$75,000 depending on qualifications and experience.
Benefits:
We offer a competitive benefits package to all employees.
To apply:
We are looking to hire immediately. Interested applicants please send a portfolio in pdf format, resume and letter of interest to [email protected] reference “TDA Project Designer”. The total file size of submitted materials should not exceed 10mb.

posted 12/2022
PROJECT ARCHITECTS & MANAGERS
GWWO Architects, West Hartford, CT
GWWO Architects is seeking Project Architects with 3-12 years of experience for our new West Hartford office. GWWO specializes in the design of cultural and educational projects with emphasis on design that is inspirational, evocative, and progressive. GWWO’s design excellence has been recognized with more than 100 local, state, and national awards.
Benefits currently offered by GWWO include a 401(k) plan with employer contributions; medical, dental, and vision insurance; pre-tax medical and child-care reimbursement plans; paid professional organization memberships and professional development opportunities; in-house educational seminars; free parking; generous vacation and absence policy; paid family leave; and thirteen paid holidays (including a week off between Christmas and New Year’s). GWWO is an equal opportunity employer.
For more information, please see here. To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and portfolio to [email protected].

posted 10/2022
ASSOCIATE ARCHITECT
kcs ARCHITECTS, Keene, NH
kcs ARCHITECTS is an award-winning firm located in Southwestern NH. The firm’s capabilities serve the needs of municipal, commercial, industrial, educational, retail and residential clientele. We are seeking a Designer or an Architect in training with more than 3 years in the architectural field and interested personal growth.
Qualified candidates should demonstrate the following skills/experience:
• Creative Thinking
• Bachelor’s degree or higher in Architecture from an accredited institution
• 3+ years of experience in an architectural office is preferred
• Advanced Revit capabilities is required
• Proficiency in AutoCAD, SketchUp and Photoshop is also desired
• Participate in a variety of functions
• Desire to continue to build the firm, collaborate and learn
• Organizational and communication skills
• Analytical and problem-solving skills
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits plan with some relocation expense consideration for the right candidate.
For consideration send a resume and portfolio to [email protected] with subject line “Designer/Associate Architect”.

posted 10/2022
PROJECT MANAGER
kcs ARCHITECTS, Keene, NH
kcs ARCHITECTS is an award-winning firm located in Southwestern NH. The firm’s capabilities serve the needs of municipal, commercial, industrial, educational, retail and residential clientele. Our firm is seeking an experienced Project Manager or licensed Architect with 8+ years of experience. Candidate has extensive experience managing projects through all phases of a project.
Qualified candidates should demonstrate the following skills/experience:
• Creative thinker
• Bachelor’s degree or higher in Architecture
• 8+ years in architectural office
• 4+ years project management experience
• Advanced Revit required
• Proficiency in AutoCAD, SketchUp and Photoshop
• Participate in a variety of functions
• Will collaborate, demonstrate and share knowledge
• Organizational and communication skills
• Superior analytical and problem-solving skills
• Lead a wide variety of project types
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits plan with some relocation expense consideration for the right candidate.
For consideration send a resume and portfolio to [email protected] with subject line “Project Manager Candidate”.