BLRB Architects, a regional, multi-office Northwest firm, is seeking a collaborative Specifications Specialist who is experienced with integrated project delivery of specifications, drawings, and construction to join our team. Responsibilities will encompass leading the development and maintenance of firm-wide master specifications; working with design teams in the development of project-specific specifications across all four of our offices; performing QA/QC reviews, and staying current on product research. Our ideal candidate will be a team-oriented professional with an appreciation for the craft needed for quality design, a thorough knowledge of sustainable design and products, and an ability and willingness to mentor younger design team members in product specifications. A minimum of 10 years of specifications writing experience and proficiency in BSD, SpecLink, Masterspec, and Masterwork software programs is required. CSI certification and an understanding of document keynoting are highly desirable.
BLRB Architects is a mid-sized architecture firm with a staff over 80 and a workplace culture that emphasizes diversity, inclusion, responsiveness, and innovation. We offer a generous package of employment benefits including a competitive salary, annual continuing education allowance, profit sharing, 401K, medical/dental/life insurance and paid vacation/sick leave/holidays. This position can be based in our Tacoma, Portland or Bend office locations. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume in a single file to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10/31/2019 for best consideration. Please include the words Specifications Specialist and preferred office location in your email subject line.
About BLRB Architects
In continuous practice for 66 years, our firm is an award winning specialist in educational architecture and is an acknowledged northwest regional leader in K-12 facility planning and design.