PIVOT Architecture seeks a self-motivated design professional with 5-12 years of experience. We are searching for a candidate with a passion for good design, a spirit of collaboration, and an eagerness to learn and contribute to a lively work environment. The ideal candidate is looking for a career growth position where their skills and talents are recognized and harnessed to elevate our design work, firm culture and future of practice. If you’ve been thinking about a change of scenery in your professional landscape and are looking for new challenges, let’s get together for a discussion.
What we’re looking for:
You excel at organizing work and people around a shared vision
You communicate clearly and are adaptive to others communication styles
You connect with our core values of Curiosity and Thrive and are seeking an environment where you are encouraged and supported to advance your professional contributions through service to our clients and the communities in which we work
You can adeptly use the digital tools of our industry including Revit, Adobe Creative Suites, visualization tools and rendering software
At the core you are a creative thinker who can apply problem solving in all aspects of your day to day activities including design, coordinating with consultants, agencies, local jurisdictions and clients
You have the capacity to stretch from technical details to big picture thinking
You are ready to launch the next phase of your career, grow and deepen your skillset and apply your interests in architecture to meaningful projects
You possess a professional degree from an accredited school in architecture. Architectural registration preferred.
PIVOT Architecture is a firm of 31, currently working a hybrid office and work-from-home setup. Our office is in the center of downtown Eugene and we look forward to returning to it full-time in the fall. Candidates must live in or be willing to relocate to the Eugene, OR area.
Eugene is located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest; a couple of hours away from the Pacific Coast, the Cascade Mountains, and Portland, OR. Eugene, home of the University of Oregon, takes great pride in its abundance of arts and cultural activities, easy access to the great outdoors, and an excellent school system. Plentiful bike paths, innovative mass transit system, and revitalized, vibrant 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 value diversity and welcome all perspectives and experiences to enrich ourselves, our workplace, and our projects.
PIVOT Architecture is a 31 person, interdisciplinary firm with expertise in architecture, planning, and interior design. Established in Eugene, Oregon in 1956, our firm has experience with a wide variety of public and
private projects and services. Our people work in an open and transparent way in teams that are formed for each project. 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. We strive to have fun in our work, leave room for laughter, and encourage our clients to enjoy the process of creation. We live for pivotal moments where complex ideas become exceptionally designed spaces and our teams are able to thrive.