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Voith & Mactavish Architects LLP
2401 Walnut Street, 6th floor, Philadelphia PA 19103
215-545-4544
info@vma1.com

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VMA is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes applications from all candidates regardless of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. We welcome anyone who shares our love for design and who will join us in giving back to our communities.

Residential Project Architect / DesignerPosted 4/13/2021

Voith & Mactavish Architects, LLP has an immediate opening for a RESIDENTIAL PROJECT ARCHITECT / DESIGNER who shares our commitment to creating great architecture that reflects innovation in the context of tradition.

VMA is a full-service, woman-owned design firm with a growing residential portfolio of renovations and new construction that complements our primary focus on institutional planning & design. Our values include an appreciation of craftsmanship, a commitment to sustainable design, and dedication to a collaborative, interdisciplinary working approach. 

We are looking for someone with a strong eye for traditional design and detailing, who can communicate clearly and efficiently, and who brings at least four years’ experience. Candidates should be comfortable working autonomously and on a team. Licensure is desirable but not required.

If you want to join us in working with clients to express their values and identity through architecture, then send your resume and portfolio to Kim Wajda at wajda@vma1.com.

Sustainability Manager/Coordinator Posted 4/5/2021

Voith & Mactavish Architects is seeking a motivated, technically proficient individual committed to keeping sustainability at the center of our engagement with the practice of Architecture.

The candidate must be able to both prepare and manage submissions for LEED credits in design and construction with minimal oversight, as well as work with senior staff to develop submissions for other green certifications systems, such as WELL and Passive House. The position includes coordination with engineers, clients, and contractors while working in concert with the Project Managers.

The ideal candidate would also be interested in working to educate staff and challenge them to develop and implement sustainable practices across every aspect of projects, from interiors selections to technical wall detailing. This might take the form of running short training seminars or helping to implement best practice detailing and specifications.

We anticipate that this position has room for growth into the strategic track, including the impact of sustainability on our marketing strategy, direct interaction advising our clients on ways to implement sustainable design, and helping the firm engage with the wider sustainability community.

Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Bluebeam, and Adobe Suite, and well as LEED accreditation is required. Ability in daylight modeling, energy analysis, and materials and resource credit calculations are desired.

If you want to join us in supporting our clients’ sustainability goals through design, then send your resume and portfolio to Kim Wajda at wajda@vma1.com.

Project Architect / Project Manager – Posted 3/24/21

Voith & Mactavish Architects, LLP has an immediate opening for a PROJECT ARCHITECT / PROJECT MANAGER who shares our commitment to creating great architecture that reflects innovation in the context of tradition. 

VMA is a full-service, woman-owned design firm working primarily with colleges, schools, museums, and other non-profit institutions. Our values include an appreciation of craftsmanship, a commitment to sustainable design, and dedication to a collaborative, interdisciplinary working approach. We are looking for a skilled designer, detailer, and communicator with at least four years of experience. Candidates should have the ability to work on multiple projects at once, both autonomously and on a team, and to be comfortable working in Revit and AutoCad. The ability to write specifications is desirable, as is licensure.

If you want to join us in working with clients to express their mission and identity through design, then send your resume and portfolio to Kim Wajda at wajda@vma1.com.

Communications Coordinator

Voith & Mactavish Architects is seeking a full-time Communications Coordinator to support our marketing, business development, and thought leadership efforts. We welcome applicants who can bring a willingness to learn and a passion for design from a variety of educational and professional backgrounds. 

VMA is a full-service design firm working primarily with colleges, schools, museums, and other non-profit institutions to create great architecture that reflects innovation in the context of tradition. Our values include an appreciation of craftsmanship, a commitment to sustainable design, and dedication to a collaborative, interdisciplinary working approach.

While the position directly reports to the Director of Marketing & Business Development, you will also be working side by side with partners and senior staff members on project proposals, conference presentations, award submissions, website management, and more. We are looking for a responsible, proactive individual with excellent graphic, written, and verbal communication skills and who embraces opportunities to grow those skills. Candidates should be comfortable with a deadline-driven, project-based working environment and pivoting often between different tasks, working both independently and as a team member. 

Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (PowerPoint, Excel, and Word) and Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator is required. Preferred skills include proficiency in Adobe Premiere or other video editing software and experience with basic social media platforms, WordPress, and CMS platforms (like Salesforce or Cosential).

If this sounds like the right fit for you, please email your resume to Kim Wajda at wajda@vma1.com.

BIM & IT Manager

Voith & Mactavish Architects is hiring a full-time BIM & IT Manager to help guide office software standards, create BIM libraries, manage day-to-day technology needs, and providing BIM / CAD drafting support for specific projects. Applicants for this position must possess a strong interest in and working knowledge of IT and network infrastructure, the use of Revit and management of office-wide standards, and the ability to draft architectural projects.   Required skills include proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD, a basic knowledge of Windows Server, BlueBeam Revu, and Office 365, and ability to troubleshoot a wide range of hardware and software issues for users. 

If interested, please email your resume to Kim Wajda at wajda@vma1.com.

Voith & Mactavish Architects LLP is always looking for creative individuals. Please send inquiries to the attention of Kim Wajda at wajda@vma1.com.