PIVOT Architecture seeks a design professional with one to five years of experience. We are looking for a candidate with a strong design sensibility who is a motivated, detail oriented, and able to prioritize tasks. The ideal candidate must be able to collaborate with team members, remain organized in changing environments, multi-task, and have excellent written, graphic, and verbal communication skills.
PIVOT Architecture is a firm of 31, working from our offices in the center of downtown Eugene, Oregon. Our clients are diverse, and our work includes a wide range of public and private projects. We actively listen to each other and our clients, and produce places that are responsive to programmatic requirements, context, and budget. We recognize our responsibility to manage resources thoughtfully, and understand that the decisions we make affect the health of our communities and environment. We seek people who understand that implementing these values requires thought, care, and creativity.
Our people work in an open and transparent way in small teams that are formed for each project. Our design and documentation process is Revit based, with support from hand media, Adobe Creative Suites, and various 3D rendering and animation programs. Proficiency with those formats strongly preferred. Strong technical skills are also appreciated. Professional degree in architecture required. Curiosity is a core firm value, and we support professional development of all our employees. We value individual initiative in exploring topics of interest and importance to the firm.
Eugene is located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. The Oregon Coast, the Cascade Mountains, the high desert, and Portland, OR can all be reached in less than two hours. Eugene, home of the University of Oregon, takes great pride in its abundance of arts, cultural, and athletic activities, easy access to the great outdoors, and our excellent school system. Our plentiful bike paths, innovative mass transit system, and vibrant, moderate cost of living, and revitalized downtown all contribute to an increasingly energetic city that is a rewarding place to live and practice architecture. Sustainable values and livability are important here, and as the town continues to grow, local architects enjoy the opportunity to directly and immediately advance the quality of our community’s life.
PIVOT Architecture is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
We are artists, technicians, and doodlers. We are tinkerers, inventors, and proud parents of children and ideas that have come from across the country and beyond. Foremost we are architects and interior designers with detail-oriented mindsets. We seek to challenge each other, inspire our clients, and elevate our community to work toward making the world a better place.