Want a job in Southern California, but don’t want to work in the big city? The beautiful Santa Barbara area offers stunning ocean views and many companies are looking to hire the right candidate for their team. For this week’s job picks, here are 12 job opportunities at companies based in the Santa Barbara area.
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Studio William Hefner is looking for an architectural project manager
Details: “A nationally recognized architectural/interior design/landscape firm specializing primarily in high-end residential and real estate design is seeking a full-time Project Manager for our Montecito office. This is a unique opening for someone who is driven, enthusiastic and organized […] The ideal candidate will have 7-10 years of work experience, proficiency with construction documents, knowledge of construction details and processes, and coordination with consultants. Proficiency in Revit is required and experience with Enscape is a plus.” Learn more here.
Studio William Hefner is looking for a Job Captain in Architecture
Details: The company is seeking a “full-time Senior Job Captain for our Montecito office. We specialize in high-end residential and real estate design and are looking to add to our architectural team. Our candidate ideal is self-motivated, organized and detail- The ideal candidate will have: 2-15 years of work experience, proficiency with construction documents and proficiency with architectural details”, to name a few. Learn more here.
* The company is also hiring an architecture job captain in Los Angeles.
NMA Architects is looking for a junior architect/intern
Details“NMA Architects is an award-winning, design-focused architectural firm located in downtown Santa Barbara, CA. We specialize in custom residential and commercial projects. We currently have a full-time position available for an Architect / beginner intern with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in architecture, 1 to 3 years of experience in custom residential work is a plus […] Mastery of CAD/BIM; Mac OS and ArchiCAD experience preferred. Learn more here.
NMA Architects is looking for an Architect/Designer
Details: “We currently have a full-time position available for an architect/designer with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in architecture, 3-6 years of full experience in bespoke residential work is preferred, and the necessary technical skills and experience to produce a complete project set of working drawings and carry out construction administration with guidance from a project manager or director.” Read more here.
19six Architects is looking for a healthcare project architect
Details: “19six Architects is looking for a highly motivated Project Architect to lead and manage projects within our healthcare design studio. The role and responsibilities include working in conjunction with the healthcare design studio to coordinate and manage healthcare projects throughout the project phases from pre-design to construction administration. , OSHPD certification and/or local jurisdiction approval, produce and understand lines architectural reds and efficiently produce documents and reviews.
Kevin Moore Architect is looking for a Project Manager/Architect
Details: “KMA is seeking a Project Manager/Architect with over 10 years of experience. Founded in 2013 and offering a full-service, design-focused studio, our downtown Santa Barbara-based studio strives to create unique projects.We work on high-end residential, multi-family, mixed-use and hospitality projects in our area.We are a small, collaborative team, we value our employees and are looking for motivated individuals with good attitudes to join and grow with us. Our upcoming work includes several large multi-family projects, hotels in Santa Barbara and a large community development project. The ideal candidate would work with us in the studio, but we are willing to discuss a remote hybrid scenario Read more here.
The Collectif Cearnal is looking for an interior designer
Details: “The Interiors Studio is a highly collaborative, design-focused team focused on creative offices, boutique hotels, restaurants, upscale residences, seniors residences, and mixed-use project types. We We are looking for a driven, energetic and creative, organized and generally brilliant interior designer to continue to grow this amazing department.” Qualifications include a minimum of 6 years of professional design experience (preferably residential and commercial) and knowledge and experience of California State building codes and standards (including ADA). » Read more here.
The Cearnal Collective is looking for a Project Architect
Details: “We are looking for someone who can plan, develop, manage and execute a variety of projects. Knowledge of Revit is required. A thorough understanding of building codes, technical details and construction methods is essential. As a Project Architect, you will have the opportunity to mentor and lead a young and enthusiastic team and maintain a hands-on approach to creating project documents.” Learn more here.
The Cearnal Collective is looking for an Architect Designer
Details: “The Cearnal Collective, a well-established Santa Barbara design firm with an incredible variety of projects, is seeking an Architectural Designer to join our tight-knit group of dynamic, passionate, and creative individuals. [..] The position requires confidence in communication, knowledge of Revit and details. » Learn more here.
ANCAPA is looking for an Architectural Designer, Level 1 & 2
Details: “Anacapa Architecture research Designer I & II to become an integral part of our Santa Barbara, CA Where Portland, OR collaborative studio environment working all phases of project delivery on a wide variety of project types. A successful designer at Anacapa Architecture will skillfully manage the design of multiple projects simultaneously. This includes design, 3D modeling, building information modeling, presentation graphics and materials, production of plans/specifications, quality control, consultant coordination, construction administration, coordination with the members of the Anacapa team and the respect of deadlines and schedules. The Designer II will ultimately be responsible for the day-to-day design or technical development of a project.” Learn more here.
ANCAPA is looking for a project architect
Details: “Anacapa Architecture is looking for a Project architect to become an integral part of our Santa Barbara collaborative studio environment, working all phases of project delivery on a wide variety of project types. A successful Project Architect at Anacapa Architecture will skillfully manage all aspects of multiple projects simultaneously. This includes client relations, overall design, construction administration and everything in between. The Project Architect will successfully manage resources and schedules to provide accurate timelines for projects, as well as maintain a consistent budget throughout. » Learn more here.
Backen & Backen is looking for an Architectural Designer
Details: “Backen & Backen (formerly known as Backen & Gillam Architects) is a multi-faceted design firm integrating architecture, lifestyle and well-being […] B&B is currently seeking candidates, for all of its offices, who are self-directed individuals, share a desire to create great work in a collaborative environment, and seek to balance the art and science of architecture. […] Candidates should have between 3 and 20 years of solid design and/or technical experience in a professional setting.” To learn more, click here.