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🔗Senior Architect

  • Full Time
  • Portland, ME
  • 60k to 80k USD / Year
  • Applications have closed
  • Job Qualifications:

    Barba + Wheelock is now at the rare juncture of looking to bring on a key person to complement our small productive team. The ideal candidate would have the following qualifications:

    –          Experience as an Architect working within an Architecture Firm (8 years or more)

    –          Proficiency in Revit Architecture (5-7 years minimum with work samples required)

    –          Professional Architectural Degree

    –          Optional: Historic Preservation Degree or Certificate, or possess significant experience working on design and construction detailing for projects that interpret the Secretary of Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties

    –          Professionally and confidently correspond with clients, co-workers, contractors, consultants; good networking skills

    –          Registered Architect in Maine, or be able to become registered in Maine within 1 year

    –          Experienced in all facets of project development and project management

    –          Particular skill in design excellence

    –          Facile and good mixed media graphic skills for design presentations

    –          Construction detailing, and construction administration experience

    –          Self-motivated and team-connected

  • How to Apply:

    Interviews will be on a rolling timetable. Applicants are encouraged to apply early, sending a cover letter, CV, and portfolio examples in .pdf format as a link to Nancy Barba ( and Cynthia Wheelock (

  • Job benefits: Bonus structure. Health insurance stipend to cover the employee. Vacation and paid holidays, paid time off for sick/personal. Retirement plan with employer contribution. Annual allowance for conferences and training.
  • Contact Name: Nancy Barba and Cynthia Wheelock
  • Application Email: and

Website Barba + Wheelock Architecture

We are Portland, Maine based, women-owned architectural firm, with a passion for contextual design, whether it’s a new build, an addition to an existing building, or involves historic rehabilitation. Our work takes us throughout Northern New England working on projects of cultural merit – libraries, sacred places, select schools, museums, and private residences. Our mission-driven work is drawn to projects that have the ability to affect social change - and often at the intersectionality of sustainability and historic preservation. Located in Portland, Maine, our open office culture is focused and highly productive, yet fun, humanistic and structured with a work/life balance that allows one to enjoy the best Maine has to offer. Portland is a small city continually on the best lists for restaurants, livability, quick proximity to nature and the water, with an authentic way of life.

Barba + Wheelock Architecture is looking to add a full time, Senior Architect to our team of design professionals.

Preferred – 4 days in-office position /1 day remote, and ability to work more days remote when requested.