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Kaestle Boos Associates is one of New England’s most experienced architectural design firms specializing in the planning and design of educational (K-12), public safety and municipal facilities. Our experience includes the design of new structures, multi-phased construction of additions and renovations, preparation of space needs assessments, feasibility studies and master plans. We are committed to client satisfaction and providing a completed project that is a lasting source of pride for the community it serves. Currently we are seeking individuals for the positions below to join our team of architects, interior designers, and landscape architects who thrive in a collaborative culture with a shared vision of innovative design solutions. If you think you could thrive in this type of environment, please submit a cover letter and resume to No phone calls please.

Intern architect 

Currently we are seeking an Architectural Intern to join our team of architects, interior designers, and landscape architects in Boston who thrives in a collaborative culture with a shared vision of innovative design solutions.

Position Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the design team to support the development of key deliverables including specifications, drawings, reports, documentation, and status updates
  • Actively participate in the project planning process including research and interpretation of building code and zoning ordinance reviews, site assessments, and site plan review
  • Prepare computer-aided drafting and design models
  • Prepare fully developed program details outlining the design intent and overall project from concept to completion
  • Research product data materials and requirements
  • Produce Contract Documents in compliance with local, state, and federal codes and regulations and consistent with office standards
  • Update drawings based on architect, client, and agency review
  • Visit job sites to assist with identification of field conditions
  • Prepare reports, studies, and presentations
  • Track projects and report on progress against deadlines

Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor or Master of Architecture degree from accredited university
  • 3 - 4 years of related experience
  • Experience with BIM software – specifically Revit
  • Working knowledge of building standards and building structures
  • Strong time management skills
  • Knowledge and experience with Adobe Photoshop, Sketch Up, and AutoCAD a plus

Construction Administrator 

Position Responsibilities

  • Review documents for constructability and coordination issues
  • Assist the design team with value engineering/cost saving recommendations
  • Conduct or assist project architects with a pre-bid conference
  • Review contractor’s construction schedule with the project architect
  • Prepare construction administration related paperwork including but not limited to Architect’s Supplemental Instructions (ASI), Response to Request for Information (RRFI), Proposal Requests (PR), Response to Change Order Proposal (RCOP) and Construction Change Directives (CCD)
  • Problem solve, communicate, and coordinate any issues during construction administration with project team members as required
  • Monitor and track turn-around time of submittals, RFI’s, PCO’s, etc.
  • Review submittals and shop drawings
  • Perform construction site observation and prepare field observation reports
  • Attend Building Committee/Owner meetings
  • Assist project architects with project closeout

Qualifications & Skills 

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture, Architectural Engineering, or a related field of study
  • 5+ years of construction administration experience
  • Revit skills preferred 
  • Extensive working knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures
  • Strong leadership, organizational, communication, and relationship management skills
  • Ability to travel to client sites and attend meetings regularly - 50/50 job site and in office
  • Previous experience with public facility projects preferred
  • LEED accreditation a plus

Project architect 

Position Responsibilities

  • Management of design projects including but not limited to coordination with clients, including attendance at regular meetings and maintaining highest level of service, management of team production including coordination of project staffing requirements, and coordination of project documentation with project team members including consultants

  • Work with the project team to develop building and site design alternatives

  • Resolve design issues to provide a constructible solution

  • Conduct code reviews and maintain communication with the authorities which have jurisdiction

  • Coordinate the production of specifications and drawings

  • Maintain communication between the client, owner’s project manager, and the project team

  • Assist the construction administrator during construction phase as required by attending job meetings, managing the submittal and change order review process, and completing project closeout procedures 

Qualifications & Skills 

  • Licensed Architect in New England
  • 8 – 10 years of related experience
  • Experience with BIM software, specifically Revit
  • Extensive working knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures
  • Strong leadership, organizational, communication, and relationship management skills
  • Desire to help develop and mentor junior staff
  • Ability to travel to client sites and attend night meetings regularly
  • Previous experience with public facility projects preferred 
  • LEED accreditation a plus

Landscape Architect/Project Manager

Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor or Master of Landscape Architecture degree from an accredited university
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • Licensed or currently in the process of becoming a licensed Landscape Architect
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office
  • Proficient in SketchUp or similar rendering software a plus
  • Ability to accurately and efficiently produce materials for all aspects of a project including Conceptual Design, Construction Documents,Field Reports and Punch Lists
  • Understanding of the permitting process
  • Ability to manage project consultants and staff
  • Ability to mentor junior staff
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Possess a high level of attention to detail
  • Works well independently as well as collaboratively as part of a project team
  • Must provide a digital portfolio along with a cover letter and resume for this position

Landscape architect/designer 

Qualifications & Skills 

  • Bachelor or Master of Landscape Architecture degree from an accredited university
  • 1-5 years of related experience
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office
  • Experience with SketchUp or similar rendering software a plus
  • Ability to accurately and efficiently produce materials under the guidance of senior staff
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Possess a high level of attention to detail
  • Works well independently as well as collaboratively as part of a project team
  • Motivation to learn and is receptive to feedback
  • Must provide a digital portfolio along with a cover letter and resume for this position

job captain

Position Responsibilities

  • Assist the project manager and/or project architect with all elements of project development
  • Produce contract documents that are in compliance with local, state and federal codes and regulations and consistent with office standards
  • Update drawings based on principal review, owner review and agency review
  • Assist with construction administration including the review of submittals and document coordination
  • Attend client and job meetings as required

Qualifications & Skills 

  • Bachelor or Master of Architecture from an accredited university
  • 5 – 8 years of related experience
  • Experience with BIM software, specifically Revit
  • Working knowledge of building codes, standards and building structures
  • Proficiency in technical, construction document and presentation material production
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to travel to client sites and attend night meetings on occasion
  • Previous experience with public facility projects preferred
  • LEED accreditation a plus

Kaestle Boos Associates is an equal opportunity employer.