Careers

 

Make an Impact from Day One

At arcDESIGN, everyone—from partners to interns—has a voice. Working in cross-functional, multi-level teams, our architects and designers collaborate allowing for fresh perspectives  You’ll work directly with clients and learn from partners and associates while being empowered to contribute your ideas and solutions.

 

Open Studio Culture
We believe in big ideas and applying insight and expertise across projects. Our teams combine long-term client engagement with an open, collaborative culture. With office space designed to facilitate communication and interaction—while preserving space for critical focus and creativity—we value democratic input and problem-solving.

 

aDvisor Mentoring Program
Our established employee mentoring program, aDvisor, allows new hires to choose an experienced mentor to help guide you through both career pathways and goals as well as your arcDESIGN experience.

 

High-Impact Projects
Clients trust us with their most complex, high-profile work, and you’ll have the opportunity to contribute regardless of your level. We provide structure and guidance through partner and associate-led teams and mentoring, then give you the tools to make a real contribution. From high-tech laboratories to historic adaptations of cultural spaces, our firm works on the leading edge of architecture and design.

Work-Life Balance
You don’t need to choose between outstanding work and a satisfying life. At arcDESIGN, we’re committed to putting people first, whether that’s going the extra mile for a client’s vision or making sure our employees have time for family and community engagement. Our people include some of the nation’s top talent, but they’re also parents, coaches, volunteers, marathoners, pet owners, teammates, and classic car enthusiasts, among other things. We work hard, but we play hard, too—together and in our communities.

 

Giving Back
Our philanthropic program, arcCARES, helps us use our talents to benefit the community. Work on projects that speak to your passions and interests—community centers, museums, facilities for disabled children, fair housing, cultural centers—we actively seek input from our staff on ways to apply our expertise toward good causes.

 

Work With Us
If you’re energetic and enthusiastic, eager to learn and inspired to drive the fields of architecture and design forward, you’ll fit right in at arcDESIGN. 

 

2021 Architectural Graduate/Designer Fulltime Position  – Accepting Resumes And Portfolios

arcDESIGN is an energetic architectural + interiors firm located in downtown Indianapolis that provides an open studio learning environment. We are currently looking to fill an Architectural Graduate / Designer position. This person will be responsible for assisting with design, construction document production, and construction administration. The candidate must be a self-starter and able to handle multiple projects and tasks. Prior experience and/or strong interest in Healthcare design or Higher Ed projects is beneficial.

 

Required Skills Include:

  • Education: Bachelor’s or Masters or Professional Degree in Architecture.
  • Experience: 1-3 years of experience interning or working in a professional architectural setting.
  • Design Software: Revit experience is required. Working knowledge in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and other 3D software is beneficial.
  • Strong graphic design abilities.
  • Able to work both as part of a team and independently.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Project Leader, Project Architect and Interior Designer to understand the goals for the team and the project. Work within the framework established to support the delivery of Architecture and Interiors as required to achieve the client’s goals for the project.
  • Support the Team Leadership in their efforts to “engage architecture at its highest level.”
  • Engage in Quality Assurance/Quality Control.

 

arcDESIGN Benefits Include:

We encourage every person at arcDESIGN to lead a healthy and balanced life. We offer a wide range of benefits for our employees and their immediate families. Our benefits include health insurance, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, learning and development programs, paid parking, 401k retirement plan with match, and a flexible PTO policy. Additionally, a Learning Stipend and a Wellness Stipend is available for full-time employees. Dental and vision coverage is available in group rates, paid for by the Employee. Our PTO policy provides employees with maximum flexibility by relying on employee accountability. We do not track employee PTO. We hire the best, and the best can manage their workloads, personal schedules, and time away from the office in a responsibly and professionally way.


Please submit online below or forward your resume and portfolio to careers@arcdesign.us. Applications without work samples will not be reviewed. Maximum email size limit is 15MB.

 

arcDESIGN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, regardless of race, gender, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation.

 

Insurance requirements mandate that criminal background checks must be obtained on all new arcDESIGN employees.

 

Architectural Graduate

 

2021 Office Administrator Fulltime Position  – Accepting Resumes

arcDESIGN is an energetic architectural + interiors firm located in downtown Indianapolis that provides an open studio learning environment. We are currently looking to fill two Architectural Graduate / Designer positions. This person will be responsible for assisting with design, construction document production, and construction administration. Candidate must be a self-starter and able to handle multiple projects and tasks. Prior experience and/or strong interest in Healthcare design or Higher Ed projects is beneficial.

 

Required Skills Include:

  • 3+ Years of Office Experience, ideally in Design or Construction fields.

  • Detail orientation.

  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a collaborative team environment.

  • Quickly adapt and respond to diverse initiatives.

  • Proven ability to organize and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

  • Proficiency in MS Office, MS Excel, WordPress and all major social media platforms.

  • Graphic design skills are preferred, but not required.

  • Ability to be in the office full-time (this position will not work from home).

 

Primary Responsibilities:

Host: As Office Administrator, you are our first impression. From greeting visitors at our front door to answering phones to sending out Holiday cards, you will be one of the major interactions between our office and community. This role has important Marketing implications as you will interact directly with our clients.

Studio Administrative Support: There are several different administrative functions that grow our brand and deliver excellence to our clients. Project Specifications, written correspondence, mailings, deliveries, contract development and maintenance from existing templates, maintaining and ordering supplies, and other Studio specific support functions will be part of your role.

Principal Support: Support the Principals of the firm with unique tasks as required. Scheduling training activities including speakers, coordination of schedules, and organizing retreats are representative activities.

Support of other Disciplines: Work with the Marketing Director, Accounts Payable/Receivable, and HR Director as required for mailings, printings and hosting activities. Serve as Backup for facilities activities.

 

arcDESIGN Benefits Include:

We encourage every person at arcDESIGN to lead a healthy and balanced life. We offer a wide range of benefits for our employees and their immediate families. Our benefits include health insurance, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, learning and development programs, paid parking, 401k retirement plan with match, and a flexible PTO policy. Additionally, a Learning Stipend and a Wellness Stipend is available for full-time employees. Dental and vision coverage is available in group rates, paid for by the Employee. Our PTO policy provides employees with maximum flexibility by relying on employee accountability. We do not track employee PTO. We hire the best, and the best can manage their workloads, personal schedules, and time away from the office in a responsibly and professionally way.


Please submit online below or forward your resume to careers@arcdesign.us.  The maximum email size limit is 15MB.

 

arcDESIGN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, regardless of race, gender, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation.

 

Insurance requirements mandate that criminal background checks must be obtained on all new arcDESIGN employees.

 

Office Administrator

 

All Of Our 2021 Summer Intern Positions Have Been Filled

Check back mid-summer for fall updates.