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Garavaglia Architecture Inc. is a dynamic firm conveniently located in downtown San Francisco. Established in 1986, our range of projects includes civic, commercial, institutional, and residential projects with a specialization in historic preservation and increasing focus on sustainability. While a good portion of our projects are located in the San Francisco Bay Area, we do work throughout California. The firm actively seeks projects that challenge our integrated architecture and preservation services, including a variety of interesting and unusual projects both intricate and large. We pride ourselves in offering our clients innovative and personalized services for their projects while seamlessly integrating technical expertise with creative design solutions. The firm is in the process of growing and changing our market position and is seeking highly motivated and energetic individuals.

Garavaglia Architecture, Inc. offers medical and other benefits for full time employees.


Current open positions:

Designer »



Designer
3-5 Years Experience

Garavaglia Architecture Inc. is a dynamic architecture firm conveniently located in downtown San Francisco. Established in 1986, our range of projects and clients includes civic, commercial, institutional, and residential. We focus on reinforcing a sense of place and sustainability. While many of our projects are located in the San Francisco Bay Area, we work throughout California. The firm actively seeks projects that challenge our studio, including a variety of interesting and unusual projects both large and small. We pride ourselves in offering our clients innovative and personalized services for their projects while seamlessly integrating technical expertise with creative design solutions. Additionally, we have developed a highly efficient system for construction documentation in which all staff members participate.

As a growing firm, we are currently seeking a Designer with 3 to 5 years of professional experience.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of, and experience with, the following:

  • Understand both exterior and interior design detailing and be able to communicate clearly with team members and sub-consultants
  • Experience in all phases of the building code and planning processes, design detailing, construction documents, and construction administration
  • Preparation of construction documents in collaboration with project manager and drafters
  • Participate in CAD drafting standards and protocols
  • Ability to develop drawing sets, submittal milestones, basis of design, perform code research

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture
  • Highly accurate AutoCAD and Revit drafting skills are required
  • Solid client communication skills
  • Excellent writing and editing abilities
  • Awareness of project timelines and budgets
  • Comfort with a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary team work environment

Garavaglia Architecture is committed to provide an environment for growth opportunities for its employees including participation in professional organizations and continuing educational opportunities. We offer medical and other benefits and are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please email your resume to yanci@garavaglia.com with "Designer" as the subject heading.



Applications
Please apply only if you have serious interest in the position. We are looking for someone who is interested in developing a long-term commitment. Out of region candidates may apply, though compensation for relocation will not be provided.

Please send your resume to the contact below. If emailing, send your resume with the interested job title in the subject heading. We regret that the volume of applications does not always permit us to acknowledge each individual application.

Send applications to:
Steve Garavaglia
Garavaglia Architecture, Inc.
582 Market Street #1800
San Francisco, CA 94104
415.391.9633
steveg@garavaglia.com