opportunities 

We are always interested in hearing from talented people to become a part of our team. We are a medium sized architectural firm offering design, planning and consulting services, conveniently located on the Magnificent Mile. We have succeeded in retaining our “small firm” culture and atmosphere, without sacrificing the opportunity for individual growth and advancement.  We offer a casual and professional working atmosphere and pay and benefits commensurate with experience. If you are looking to work on a variety of projects in a casual yet professional atmosphere that respects a positive work-life balance, send your resume to: recruiting@sgwarch.com

+ Design Professional

We are actively seeking outgoing and energetic individuals with 0 to 5 years of work experience to become a part of our firm as a Drafter. Our success is built on the talent of the employees that prepare our drawings. Become a key to our success by working on a variety of project types with a Senior Project Architect and Job Captain through all phases of design and construction. If you are a graduate of an accredited school of architecture, with a positive outlook and passion for architecture, we want to hear from you!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accurately prepare and coordinate the production of documents in house with the Job Captain, Project Manager and/or Senior Project Architect.

  • Follow SGW production standards for the preparation and filing of documents.

  • Perform existing site surveys; accurately draft findings for base sheet preparation.

  • Produce Meeting Minutes, Phone Minutes, etc.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science or Master’s Degree in Architecture or in a related field (construction or engineering)

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, PowerPoint and other software programs

  • Possess or develop skills with Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop, SketchUp or other 3D Modeling programs.

  • Possess interpersonal and time management skills.

  • Ability to follow-up in a timely manner

  • Exhibit clear and concise written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment