Architectural Designer - Industrial Market
Atlanta, GA  / Charlotte, NC  / Chicago, IL  / Knoxville, TN  / Nashville, TN ...View All
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Job Title
Architectural Designer - Industrial Market
Atlanta, GA US (Primary)
Charlotte, NC US
Chicago, IL US
Knoxville, TN US
Nashville, TN US
Job Type
Job Function
Associate Degree
Job Description

Take your career to the next level with Gresham Smith!

Consistently ranked in the Top 10 in the Industrial Sector by Building Design + Construction, Gresham Smith is a growing architectural, engineering and program management firm with 25 offices throughout the US. Join us and you'll work on some of the most dynamic and diverse projects for some of the world's largest clients in industries such as EV battery, automotive, food + beverage, advanced manufacturing, data centers, aerospace + defense, consumer products, tire + rubber, and metals. You'll see firsthand our commitment to our employees recognized by our "Best Firm to Work For" awards and our overall 94% employee retention rate.

Our carefully selected team is what sets us apart from other firms. We are driven to provide the best environment for our employees - latest technology, thorough training, easy access to leadership, and a comprehensive benefit package that is sure to impress. We empower our employees to strike a total life balance by offering flexible schedules and hybrid work arrangements. Clients and partners regard us as innovators who are always pushing for creative and comprehensive solutions that optimize the bottom line, and a passion for genuine client service.

We are looking for a skilled Architectural Designer to join our team!


  • Develop and coordinate projects from schematic design through construction administration.
  • Perform work involving master planning, client presentations, programming, schematic design, design development, user-group meetings, specification, final construction documents and construction administration.
  • Review construction submittals and contracts.
  • Conduct code research and product research for materials to be utilized on project.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Associates degree in CADD drawing, prefer Bachelors degree in Architecture or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 3 years of job-related experience.
  • Knowledge of architectural principles, practices and techniques, building materials and construction methods, codes and regulations, standard office practices and procedures.
  • Must be able to coordinate the efforts of the production team and work effectively with consultants and contractors.
  • Must have strong working knowledge of REVIT software.
  • Ability to demonstrate strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to demonstrate strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain excellent interpersonal relationships.
  • Ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented, as well as communicate information and ideas in speaking and writing.

Desirable Skills that are a "Plus":

  • Digitally curious and comfortable diving in and working with coding and automation
    • Design automation skills, including the application of parametric design tools such as Dynamo and Grasshopper
    • Software Coding -especially with Python, and/or C#
    • Working with Revit's API
    • Power BI for data visualization

* You must include a portfolio of work samples along with a resume/CV in your online application.

Gresham Smith is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Gresham Smith provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, status as a protected veteran, disability or any other classification protected by law.

Gresham Smith will not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters, headhunters, contract recruiters, search firms or employment agencies. An executed GRESHAM PLACEMENT SERVICES AGREEMENT (PSA) is required prior to any payment obligation for either a referral or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously executed PSA, GRESHAM SMITH explicitly reserves the right to recruit and hire those candidate(s) at its discretion, and without any financial obligation whatsoever to the recruiter or agency. Any such unsolicited resume or candidate contact information, including those submitted directly to GRESHAM SMITH'S hiring managers or any other employee, shall become the property of GRESHAM SMITH upon receipt.

Gresham, Smith and Partners is committed to fostering a diverse workforce and is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
3+ years
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