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 11/2023
Graphite Studio, Amherst, MA
Graphite Studio, is a design firm located in Amherst, Massachusetts, focused on high-performance residential design and energy retrofits. We are seeking an experienced, self-managed Design Lead to work directly with the firm’s principal, independently lead projects, and mentor a team of up-and-coming designers. You have an eye for design, a commitment to sustainable building, and a love of collaboration.

As Design Lead, you will shepherd a wide range of clients and projects through the entire design process. Graphite Studio is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to building a just, equitable, and culturally diverse workplace.  This is a full-time hourly position with a pay range of $30 to $40/hour, depending on experience. To apply:

posted 10/2023
Thomas Douglas Architects, Northampton, MA
Wanted: licensed architect / PM interested in a design oriented, collaborative work environment. Thomas Douglas Architects offers all the benefits of small firm culture while working on big-impact projects in the community. You will make and direct creative and technical contributions to a variety of projects. You will share your experience and knowledge of the practice of architecture as you mentor others in the office.
● Manage, review, and produce schematic, design development, & construction documents for projects ● Coordinate project documentation execution, construction plans/details, & consultant team while ensuring quality control & completion
● Demonstrate creativity, foresight, & professional judgment in solving architectural issues
● Lead coordination meetings with consultants, clients
● Coordinate engineering systems integration with architectural aspects of projects
● Review shop drawings, material samples, & CDs
● Perform & oversee construction observation duties

Send portfolio, resume and letter of interest via email

posted 04/2023
GWWO Architects, West Harford, CT
Seeking collaborative Project Architects with 3-12 years of experience for our new West Hartford office, to be part of our exciting growth in the region and nationwide.
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 03/2023
Centerline Architects, Bennington, VT
Centerline Architects & Planners, P.C. is a collaborative, award-winning architectural firm with offices located in Bennington and Burlington, Vermont.  We are seeking a creative individual to work as an Architectural Intern and assist with our many ongoing projects in all phases of development.
• A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a related field/discipline (i.e., architecture, arts/architecture, building sciences, interior design, etc.) or at least five years of experience in design/drafting.
• Familiarity with the production of construction drawings in Revit is highly desired. Proficiency with CAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Suite are also preferred.
Compensation based on experience.  Benefits include paid vacation, sick time, holidays and retirement matching.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and work samples to [email protected].