Junior Designer

Pleskow Architects, Inc.
Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA
Added on: 2 Apr 2024, Job offer expires on: 30 Apr 2024

Pleskow Architects is seeking a talented and creative junior designer with 2+ years of experience to fulfill the role of Project Designer.  This is an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic, collaborative studio environment on a variety of project types.  The candidate will be exposed to the entire process of design, permitting and construction enabling them to grow as a young professional and move toward licensure if desired.  Established in 1993, Pleskow Architects is an award winning, progressive architecture and design firm led by Tony Pleskow, AIA. The company’s primary concern is the enhancement of ones experience through the improvement of the urban and natural landscape and the creation of protective, immersive, sheltering environments through design.  For more information about the firm please visit our web page

Candidates for the position must exhibit a strong design sensibility and a general technical understanding of Type V & Type V over podium construction knowledge.  The candidate needs to be comfortable working directly with the principal and others in a fast-paced creative studio environment.  Strong graphic and as well as written and verbal communication skills are critical.

Specific qualifications include:

  • Accredited Professional or Graduate degree in Architecture with at least 2 years professional experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of 3D modeling, presentation and design software:   Revit, 3D Rhino, Autocad, Photoshop, and InDesign are key.
  • Ability to draw and assemble construction drawings
  • Ability to coordinate and integrate the work of project consultants.
  • Skilled at multitasking and working toward multiple deadlines.
  • Competence in working within a fast-paced, collaborative design environment.
  • Ability to receive direction and work under a Lead Designer to complete and augment an overall design direction.

All candidates must submit a cover letter, resume, and at least 3 examples of design work that best illustrates the candidates design ability (either professional or academic)  via email to with “Project Designer-Your Name” in the subject line.    Please send all items as attachments to the email in .PDF format.    The total size of your email should not exceed 8MB.   Please do not send disks or hard copies, and please no phone calls or drop-in inquiries.

Salary and benefits package commensurate with the education level completed, professional experience, and demonstrated knowledge.  Equal-opportunity employer.

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