Current Job Listings

We have various openings with our clients in Boston and across the Boston metro area. We are looking for talented Designers, Architects, Interior Designers, Electrical and Mechanical/HVAC Engineers, Graphic Designers and Marketing Specialists ranging in levels of experience from 5-15 years. Bachelors and or Master’s degree preferred. Immediate openings vary from temp, temp to hire and direct hire opportunities. Proven Revit | BIM project experience in a professional setting is highly desired. Please submit your resume and a separate PDF of your work samples no larger than 5 megs to jobs@dakotadesignstaff.com for review. If your experience and skill sets align with our client's needs we will contact you.


Job Description

Job #: 1697
Job Title:Administrative Assistant
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Temp to Hire to Direct Hire
Position Description:Ability to work in a fast paced environment. Job will start as part time and could grow into a full time position. Enters data into CRM database. Answer incoming calls. Call/ email clients to set up meetings. Supports firm with administrative functions. Sorting and organizing information. Scanning, photocopying and filing
Required Qualifications:MS Office Suite
Degree Required:Bachelors Degree preferred
Years of experience required: 2+
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1696
Job Title:Interior Designer
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:We are seeking a project Interior Designer to become a collaborative member of our project teams. Candidates must have experience working in commercial and/or academic institutional interiors with specific experience in space planning, design development, technical detailing and material and finish specifications. Experience in specifying FF&E and furniture systems is also an important consideration. Strong presentation, interpersonal and client skills are a plus. Successful candidates must possess an undergraduate degree in interior design as well as their NCIDQ certification. Experience working in both Revit and the Adobe Creative Suite is highly desirable.
Required Qualifications:Revit and Adobe Creative Suite
Degree Required:Bachelors of Interior Design
Years of experience required: 5-7 years
License Required:NCIDQ Certification

Job Description

Job #: 1695
Job Title:Architect
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Searching for an architect who has exceptional design, communication, coordination and project management skills. Applicants must have experience in leading projects through both the design and construction process with strong presentation, interpersonal and client skills. Previous experience with scientific research and/or academic facilities is preferred. Registration and Revit experience is required.
Required Qualifications:Revit
Degree Required:Bachelors of Architecture /or Master of Architecture
Years of experience required: 7-10 years
License Required:Registration preferred or on track to be licensed.

Job Description

Job #: 1694
Job Title:Architect
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Ideal candidates will have exceptional design and detailing skills – from conceptual design through construction documentation – as well as technical experience putting buildings together. All applicants should be team players with strong communications and presentation skills. A professional architecture degree is required for all positions, registration is a plus. Revit experience is required.
Required Qualifications:Revit
Degree Required:Bachelors of Architecture /or Master of Architecture
Years of experience required: 3-5 years
License Required:Registration preferred or on track to be licensed.

Job Description

Job #: 1693
Job Title:Senior Project Manager
Position Location:North of Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Responsible for all Owner Project Managers functions associated with planning, design and construction of both publicly and privately funded school projects and privately funded construction projects. Management of multiple projects from concept through close-out, Manage project teams which include external service providers: architects, engineers, consultants, commissioning agents, and contractors.
Required Qualifications:Strong computer skills, Ability to interpret design/construction documents and specifications, Solid technical knowledge of building systems, constructability and infrastructure, Ability to support multiple projects of various types at different stages of design and construction, Experience preparing cost estimates and maintaining project budgets.
Degree Required:A bachelors degree in a construction related field (Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, etc.)
Years of experience required: Minimum of 7 – 10 years of experience in design or project management with construction of school projects (MSBA) and related to construction, a plus
License Required:Experience with Green Building and LEED projects, a plus.

Job Description

Job #: 1692
Job Title:Interior Designer
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Our client is seeking an Interior Designer to join their collaborative team. Must have experience working in commercial and institutional interiors. Additionally, must have experience in space planning, design development, technical detailing, material, finish specifications FF&E and furniture systems.
Required Qualifications:Revit, Adobe Creative Suite
Degree Required:Degree in Interior Design
Years of experience required: 5-7
License Required:NCIDQ

Job Description

Job #: 1691
Job Title:Marketing and Communications Manager
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Our client is looking for a Marketing Coordinator who will support the Director of Marketing, Marketing and Communications Manager, Principals, and staff with graphics and communications. Our client is seeking a Marketing and Communications Manager to advance the firm’s communications, through proposals, award submissions, publications, social media, and general professional outreach. Working with the firm’s Principals and with the Director of Marketing, the Marketing and Communications Manager will be a key collaborator and contributor to the firm.
Required Qualifications:Expert knowledge of desktop publishing and graphics software (Adobe Creative Suite, Word, Excel). Be able to coordinate project photo shoots.
Degree Required:Degree in Related Field
Years of experience required: 5-9
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1690
Job Title:Marketing Coordinatior
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Our client is looking for a Marketing Coordinator who will support the Director of Marketing, Marketing and Communications Manager, Principals, and staff with graphics and communications. This full-time position reports to the Marketing Director. Candidates must have a background, knowledge, and demonstrated interest in architecture and design, proven writing and verbal skills, experience and facility in graphic design, including all Adobe Suite programs. The candidate should have knowledge of media, electronic and print and interest in current trends in design, real estate, cultural and institutional activities, regionally and nationally.
Required Qualifications:Adobe Creative Suite
Degree Required:Degree in Related Field
Years of experience required: 4 years
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1689
Job Title:Project Architect
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Must possess strong design, graphic and technical skills. The candidate shall have experience in developing, detailing and producing a complete package of construction documents as well as construction administration. Project Types include Private and Public work; Schools, Academic (Higher Education, Municipal projects; such as Police and Fire Stations
Required Qualifications:CAD, Sketchup, Illustrator, Photoshop, ArchiCAD or Revit (BIM)
Degree Required:Bachelors in Architecture
Years of experience required:7-10Years
License Required:LEED Certification

Job Description

Job #: 1688
Job Title:Job Captain
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Must possess strong design, graphic and technical skills. The candidate shall have experience in developing, detailing and producing a complete package of construction documents as well as construction administration. Project Types include Private and Public work; Schools, Academic (Higher Education, Municipal projects; such as Police and Fire Stations
Required Qualifications:CAD, Sketchup, Illustrator, Photoshop, ArchiCAD or Revit (BIM)
Degree Required:Bachelors in Architecture
Years of experience required:5-7 Years
License Required:LEED Certification

Job Description

Job #: 1687
Job Title:Job Captain
Position Location:Boston MA
Approx. Length of Position:Temp to Hire and or Direct Hire
Position Description:Planning projects for Commercial, Residential, and public sector clients. A desire to support and contribute to the development of firm culture including thought leadership, design processes and firm growth. Strong understanding of architectural documents and detailing. A nurturing approach to working with and mentoring junior staff. An enthusiastic and energized daily approach to the work. Experience in managing projects, project consultants and clients. Exceptional scheduling and time management skills. Exceptional skills in managing information flow. Excellent interpersonal skills with co-workers, clients and consultants Interest in representing the firm in professional organizations and areas of community engagement. A desire to support and contribute to the development of firm culture including thought leadership, design processes and firm growth
Required Qualifications:Revit, BIM software,.
Degree Required:Bachelors in Architecture
Years of experience required:5-10 Years
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1686
Job Title:CAD Designer
Position Location:Greater Boston area, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Temp to Hire and or Direct Hire
Position Description:Collaborate with project managers and designers to develop plans and details through all phases of construction drawings from schematic to construction admin. Rapidly execute organized and detailed AutoCAD drawings. Visit job site to perform field verification. Project type; Hospitality Architecture and Commercial Interiors
Required Qualifications:Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop. SketchUP preferred.
Degree Required:Bachelors in Interior Design or Architecture
Years of experience required:4-7 Years of professional work experience
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1685
Job Title:Senior Brand and Environmental Graphic Designer
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Temp
Position Description:We are searching for a creative and resourceful Senior Brand and Environmental Graphic Designer with a positive, collaborative work style to work on branding and graphics projects in support of diverse markets such as retail, restaurant, hospitality, workplace, academic and commercial as well as firm-wide marketing efforts.
Required Qualifications:Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office. Experience with copy writing.
Degree Required:Bachelors in Interior Design
Years of experience required:Professional Degree in Graphic Design or related field
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1684
Job Title: Interior Designer – Corporate and Commercial
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Collaborate on all phases of work, including programming client needs, conceptual design, schematic design, and design development, construction documentation and construction admin.
Required Qualifications:Adobe Suite, SketchUp, 3D studio Max.
Degree Required:Bachelors in Interior Design
Years of experience required:3-5years
License Required:NCIDQ

Job Description

Job #: 1683
Job Title: Interior Designer
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Collaborate on all phases of work, including programming client needs, conceptual design, schematic design, and design development, construction documentation and construction admin.
Required Qualifications:Adobe Suite, SketchUp, 3D studio Max.
Degree Required:Bachelors in Interior Design
Years of experience required:2-4
License Required:NCIDQ

Job Description

Job #: 1682
Job Title: Mid to Senior Level Electrical Engineer
Position Location: Cambridge, MA and Rhode Island
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Develop electrical construction documents, for commercial, residential, labs, and institutional projects.
Required Qualifications:AutoCAD, Revit, MS Office, Electrical Codes, NFPA, NEC, IBC, IECC..
Degree Required:Bachelors in Architecture
Years of experience required:8-12
License Required:Registration as an EIT of professional Engineer is preferred.

Job Description

Job #: 1681
Job Title: Mechanical Engineer
Position Location: Cambridge, MA and Rhode Island
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Diverse range of challenging project types in the commercial, advanced technology and institutional realms. Leadership – the ability and interest in setting an example for others to follow; the confidence to offer guidance to inspire others in a common goal; the strength to continue forward in the face of adversity. Technical – knowledge and experience in a range of mechanical systems and applications; the ability to lead clients through technical discussions (e.g., system selection options); ambition to continue learning and to teach others Required Qualifications: Revit, Excel, load calculations and other related software.
Required Qualifications:Revit, Excel, load calculations and other related software
Degree Required:Bachelors in Architecture
Years of experience required:7-12
License Required:An FE (EIT) is required and a PE is preferred

Job Description

Job #: 1680
Job Title: Mid-Level Architect
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Possess a mastery of digital tools to serve the design process through BIM, 3D modeling, design visualization, team management, and client / contractor communication. Develop the design to reinforce the design intent while balancing cost, code, constructability constraints, and client expectations.
Required Qualifications:BIM, 3D Modeling
Degree Required:Bachelors in Architecture
Years of experience required:5-15
License Required:Licensed Required

Job Description

Job #: 1679
Job Title: Traffic Engineer
Position Location: Northshore, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Prepare traffic impact, traffic, parking, transit, corridor, and intersection improvement studies. Knowledge and experience of MassDOT design submissions requirements, design, standards, etc. Prepare traffic signal design. Design of transportation engineering and planning projects.
Required Qualifications:AutoCAD, Civil3D, Synchro and HCS experience required. Experience with VISSIM and ArcGIS a plus.
Degree Required:BA Civil Engineering
Years of experience required:5-10+ years
License Required:Licensed Engineer/PTOE

Job Description

Job #: 1678
Job Title: Senior Traffic Engineer
Position Location: Northshore, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Prepare traffic impact, traffic, parking, transit, corridor, and intersection improvement studies. Knowledge and experience of MassDOT design submissions requirements, design, standards, etc.
Required Qualifications:AutoCAD, Civil3D, Synchro and HCS experience required. Experience with VISSIM and ArcGIS a plus.
Degree Required:BA Civil Engineering
Years of experience required:10+ years
License Required:Licensed Engineer/PTOE

Job Description

Job #: 1677
Job Title: Senior Highway Engineer
Position Location: Northshore, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Responsible for design and oversight of state and municipal roadway infrastructure and transportation engineer projects. Knowledge and experience of MassDOT design submissions requirements, design, standards, etc..
Required Qualifications:AutoCAD, Civil3D,.
Degree Required:BA Civil Engineering
Years of experience required:8+ years
License Required:Licensed Engineer

Job Description

Job #: 1676
Job Title: ConstructionProject Manager
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Company has developed 98 properties and over 23 million square feet. Company portfolio of high-quality projects spans over 10 states and includes urban core retail, high-end lifestyle centers and mixed-use developments. Ideal candidates will be thoroughly knowledgeable and will have previously managed development projects in complex, urban, as well as mid and high-rise buildings.
Required Qualifications:Must have passion, strong communication and be a team player. Must have minimum of 10+ years of experience in construction management. Construction Project Manager will work hand-in hand with Development, Leasing, Accounting and Operations through various phases of each project.We are looking for Project Managers that have demonstrated the ability to deliver quality work and consistently meet project deadlines. We are looking for candidates who thrive working in a team oriented environment and will work collaboratively to deliver solutions.
Degree Required:BA Construction Management
Years of experience required:10+ years in construction management
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1675
Job Title:Project Manager
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Temp or Direct Hire
Position Description:Must have the ability to work in a fast paced environment to meet client expectations, manage consultants and handle wordload and scheduling challenged associated with multiple projects. Building Types; Academic, Civic, Performing Arts, Athletic.
Required Qualifications:AutoCAD, Revit, Sketchup
Degree Required:Degree in Architecture
Years of experience required:6-9 years
License Required:LEED AP, MA Registered Architect

Job Description

Job #: 1674
Job Title:Entry Level Architectural Designer
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Energetic, self motivated with a passion for design. Stong graphic skills. Experience working with sub-consultants and team members. Building Types; Academic, Civic, Performing Arts, Athletic.
Required Qualifications:AutoCAD, Revit, Sketchup
Degree Required:Degree in Architecture
Years of experience required:1-4 years
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1673
Job Title:Architect/Designer with Residential experience
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Residential Project Architect or designer. Ideal candidate will have wood-frame design/construction+interior residential architecture experience.
Required Qualifications:AutoCAD, Revit, Sketchup, Lumion a plus
Degree Required:Degree in Architecture or related field
Years of experience required:2-12+ years
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1672
Job Title:Designer/ Job Captain
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Looking for creative and resourceful Designer/Job Captain with a positive collaborative workstyle to work on on retail, restaurant and mixed-use-projects.
Required Qualifications:Revit, AutoCAD, photoshop, Revit, Sketchup, Adobe, MSOffice
Degree Required:Degree in Architecture or related field
Years of experience required:2+ years
License Required:On track for licensure preferred

Job Description

Job #: 1671
Job Title:Project Architect
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Seeking talented individual for collaboration on the design and documentation of multiple projects in various phases. Experience managing and producing clear and effective construction documents. Experienced detailer specifically for building envelopes in a variety of building types; Multi-Family, Academic, Civic, Corporate Interiors.
Required Qualifications:Revit, AutoCAD, photoshop, MS Office. Proficiency in rendering software and InDesign is preferred.
Degree Required:Degree in Architecture or related field
Years of experience required:8-14 years
License Required:Registered Architect or NCARB Certification. LEED Accreditation is a plus

Job Description

Job #: 1670
Job Title:Project Architect
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Seeking talented individual for collaboration on the design and documentation of multiple projects in various phases. Experience managing and producing clear and effective construction documents. Experienced detailer specifically for building envelopes in a variety of building types; Multi-Family, Academic, Civic, Corporate Interiors.
Required Qualifications:Revit, AutoCAD, photoshop, MS Office. Proficiency in rendering software and InDesign is preferred.
Degree Required:Degree in Architecture or related field
Years of experience required:8-14 years
License Required:Registered Architect or NCARB Certification. LEED Accreditation is a plus

Job Description

Job #: 1668
Job Title:HVAC Designers
Position Location: Rhode Island
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:HVAC Designers needed to support the design and engineering of building type projects of various scale and complexity. The successful candidate will apply mechanical engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria to the process and expect to constantly advance their design capabilities. Documents will be produced using AutoCAD
Required QualificationsQualified candidates should hold a BSME, or equivalent. Minimum of 5 years of experience FE or PE. PE not required. Proficiency with AutoCAD is required. Candidate must show excellent communication skills and be eager to take on new challenges.
Degree Required:Bachelors of Architecture preferred
Years of experience required:5+Years
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1667
Job Title:Project Manager/Architect
Position Location: Arlington MA area
Approx. Length of Position:Temp to Hire
Position Description:This position entails broad and varied design and management responsibilities, consultant coordination, client contact, and on-site contract administration.
Required QualificationsRevit, AutoCAD
Degree Required:Bachelors of Architecture preferred
Years of experience required:5-8Years
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1662
Job Title:Senior Architect / Project Manager
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Seeking a highly motivated and creative individual with a minimum 10 years of design firm experience to become a senior member, with the skills to design and manage all aspects of educational and other institutional projects. You will work closely with the Principal-In-Charge and have a team with excellent design and production skills.
Required Qualifications:Revit, Experience with MSBA and other public school projects
Degree Required:Bachelors of Architecture or Masters of Architecture
Years of experience required:10+ Years
License Required:Licensed Architect, LEED AP, MCPPO certification.

Job Description

Job #: 1556
Job Title:Interior Project Managers
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Temp to Hire/Direct Hire
Position Description:Primary responsibility in managing the client relationship, the project team and outside consultants. Responsible for all phases of the project work, contracts, schedule, quality control, project cost control and project profitability.
Required Qualifications:Revit, AutoCAD,
Degree Required:Degree in Architecture
Years of experience required:8-20Years
License Required:NCIDQ or on track to be licensed

Job Description

Job #: 1552
Job Title:Project Architect
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Temp to Hire
Position Description:Applicant must demonstrate excellence in design and communication, experience with delivering all phases of a project, working with academic and cultural institutions, coordinating a consultant team and managing junior staff.
Required Qualifications:CAD ,Revit
Degree Required: degree in Architecture
Years of experience required:3-10
License Required:LEED , Registered Architect

Job Description

Job #: 1551
Job Title:Architectural Designer
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Temp to Hire
Position Description:Applicant must demonstrate excellence in design and communications, both verbal and graphic, experience with all phases of a project, working with academic and cultural institutions and working with consultants.
Required Qualifications:CAD ,Revit
Degree Required: degree in Architecture
Years of experience required:3-6
License Required:LEED

Job Description

Job #: 1550
Job Title:Interior Design
Position Location: Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position:Direct Hire
Position Description:Develop plans and designs. Designs must balance function and aesthetic to enhance the living spaces of clientele. Fully managing projects, including directing the work of Design Assistants and coordinating the work of contractors.
Required Qualifications:CAD ,Illustrator, Photoshop, IVY, Office
Degree Required:Bachelors degree in Architecture
Years of experience required:5+
License Required:NCIDQ Certification

Job Description

Job #: 1546
Job Title:Designer
Position Location: Boston
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:The Designer will focus on a breadth of architectural and interiors related tasks such as creating test fit plans for prospective tenants, reviewing tenants interior fit up plans, creating content and editing Tenant Design manuals for new and existing properties. Advising on FF&E layouts and selection for public spaces.
Required Qualifications:AutoCAD, Revit, Adobe, 3D Modeling,SketchUp
Degree Required:Degree in Interior Design or Architecture
Years of experience required:4-6 Years
License Required:N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1537
Job Title:Electrical Engineer/Designer
Position Location: Metro West, Boston
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:The Electrical Engineer/Designer will work across a variety of functional groups that are directly involved in engineering & product development. The ideal candidate is an inventive problem solver that is capable of working through technical challenges and employing pragmatic solutions. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team that provides integrated services to meet our clients’ needs.
Required Qualifications: AutoCAD
Degree Required:Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering Preferred.
Years of experience required:5-10 Years
License Required:P.E Preferred but not required

Job Description

Job #: 1536
Job Title:Pluming / Fire Protection Engineer
Position Location: Rhode Island
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Seeking a Plumbing/Fire Protection Engineer to design plumbing and fire protection systems including: domestic cold water system, water treatment, domestic hot water systems, sanitary drainage and vent systems, storm drainage systems, pumping systems, natural gas distribution systems, special fire suppression systems (gaseous, water mist), acid waste and vent systems and specialty lab gas systems
Required Qualifications: AutoCAD, Revit
Degree Required:Bachelors Degree in Engineering.
Years of experience required:5-10 Years
License Required:PE License or EIT

Job Description

Job #: 1528
Job Title:Residential Project Architect
Position Location:Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: The project architect will perform tasks to fulfill deliverables related to every stage in the design process. The Interior Designer will report directly to the Design Director and will work closely with other Design, Sales and Production team members.
Required Qualifications: 10+ years experience in residential design and construction (design-build) and preferably estimating, packaging and purchasing in residential construction. Bachelors or Master Degree in Architecture or Interior Design. Analytical or accounting background helpful but not required. Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft programs including Access; knowledge of Softplan or AutoCAD, Revit a plus.
Degree Required:Bachelors or Masters degree in Architecture.
Years of experience required:10+
License Required: Preferred

Job Description

Job #: 1519
Job Title: Interiors Project Manager
Position Location:Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description:Our client is seeking a senior interior designer/project manager with significant experience in all phases of project implementation for corporate interiors and/or hospitality design. Essential requirements are proven design talent on high quality projects; ability to interface with clients, landlord, and general contractor in the design process; skill at managing the production of construction documents with a seasoned team; experience in furniture selection, specification, and bidding; ability to manage the interior design and consultant teams; skill at managing overall construction administration with project architect and job captain
Required Qualifications:Revit, AutoCAD
Degree Required:Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture or Interior Design
Years of experience required:7+years
License Required: Architecture license / NCIDQ preferred but not required.