Designer I Architecture

Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Added on: 21 Mar 2024, Job offer expires on: 30 Apr 2024

A little about who Síol is…

Our office is based on culture.

Our success is built on trust and empowerment.

Curiosity is the foundation of success.

Through equity and inclusivity, we embrace multiple perspectives.

Collaboration on projects fortifies a strong team.

Transparency engenders trust.

A healthy work-life balance clears the mind.

A little bit of what we hope defines you…

We are looking for a Designer that can see themself thriving in the above environment.

We elevate those who embrace their role in leadership by setting the example.

Successful projects rely on dedication, planning, and attention to detail.

A team’s growth and success is dependent on empowerment and the distribution of responsibility.

Learning from others forms a diverse worldview.

Designers embrace the expertise of their consultants to make a cohesive project.

Form and Function need not be mutually exclusive.

JOB TITLE: Designer | Architecture 

Position Status: Full-Time

Classification: Non-Exempt

Salary Range: $57,750 – $73,500


  • Manages organization of project files, documents, and photos
  • Production of permit sets, outline specifications, schedules, and details
  • Data exchange and general coordination with structural engineers and other consultants
  • Maintaining AutoCAD standards – updating blocks and templates, streamlining the working drawing aesthetic, and elevating our graphic standards
  • Product research and office library updates
  • Track drawing deadlines
  • Awareness of product lead times
  • Attend meetings and take succinct but coherent notes for sharing with team members
  • Creation of presentation materials
  • Preparation of drawings and submittal packages from schematic design through construction documents
  • Collaborating in design process and make decisions within a team
  • Sourcing, purchasing, receiving, and quality check of FF&E
  • Periodic updates to Project Manager as needed
  • Code research, for example: environmental, safety, structural, and zoning regulations
  • Site visits (documentation, field measurements, etc.)
  • Navigate drawings/submittals through permit offices as projects require
  • Model making (physical/digital)
  • Photo shoots
  • Sample library
  • Jump into non-project related tasks from time to time


  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suites
  • Efficient time management and prioritization of assigned tasks
  • Flexibility to toggle between jobs and tasks
  • Strong sense of self-motivation and attention to detail
  • Demonstrates professional and clear communication skills
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States.  No sponsorship is available for this position.


  • 0-3 years related job experience
  • G Suite, Rhino, modeling skills are a plus, hand rendering skills are even better
  • Experience in the production of Construction Documentation



  • Company-Paid: Medical, vision, and dental insurance
  • Annual year-end discretionary bonus based on the health of the company
  • PTO: 15 days per year
  • Paid Holidays: 9 paid holidays + 2 additional floating holidays
  • 401(k) with 4% employer match
  • Life and disability insurance coverage
  • Commuter benefit
  • Cell phone: $100/month cell phone reimbursement
  • Education Reimbursement: Compensation for select continued educational opportunities, including reimbursement for pass professional licensure exams.
  • Based on the financial health of the firm, we will offer twice annual team day trips to enjoy experiences together such as architecture tours, walking tours, museum

If you meet these qualifications and are motivated to contribute in a team environment, please send cover letter, resume, and work samples to Emails only, please. We value attention to detail and thoroughness; those who follow said protocol for application will be considered first.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome diversity in the workplace. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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