Current Job Listings

We have various openings with our clients in Boston and across the Boston metro area. We are always 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 #: 1779
Job Title: Job Captain
Position Location: Greater Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Looking for Job Captain to help execute and coordinate architectural and planning projects for Private Development and Public Sector clients. Qualified candidates should exhibit the following: Strong understanding of architectural documents and detailing for both residential and commercial work. An enthusiastic and energized daily approach to the work. Experience in coordinating and support of projects, with project consultants and clients. Excellent communication skills and an ability to collaborate in a small architectural firm setting. Interest in representing the firm in professional organizations and areas of community engagement. A desire to contribute to the development of firm culture including thought leadership, design processes and firm growth. Proficient in Revit / BIM software.
Degree Required: :Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree from an accredited Architectural Design Program.
Years of experience required: 5-10years’ experience
License Required: Should have an architectural license or be actively pursuing licensure.

Job Description

Job #: 1778
Job Title: Project Architect/Project Manager
Position Location: Greater Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Looking for PA/PM to execute and help manage architectural and planning projects for Private Development and Public Sector clients. Qualified candidates should exhibit the following: Strong understanding of architectural documents and detailing for both residential and commercial work. 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 skills in scheduling, time management and information flow. Excellent communication skills and an ability to collaborate in a small architectural firm setting. Interest in representing the firm in professional organizations and areas of community engagement. A desire to contribute to the development of firm culture including thought leadership, design processes and firm growth. Proficient in Revit / BIM software..
Degree Required: :Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree from an accredited Architectural Design Program.
Years of experience required: 7-12+ years’ experience
License Required: Should have an architectural license or be actively pursuing licensure.

Job Description

Job #: 1777
Job Title: Residential Interior Designer
Position Location: Greater Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Full time residential interior designer with a minimum of 5-10 years of experience. The ideal candidate has exceptional organizational and problem solving skills, is meticulous with details and enjoys collaborating in a team environment. Candidates will work directly with the Design Principals and a larger team to manage and lead projects. Proficiency with a BIM/CAD program. ArchiCad preferable, Adobe Photoshop, BlueBeam Revu and the Mircosoft Suite. Deep knowledge of the design process and available resources, including custom millwork and cabinetry, construction, specifications, colors and materials. Exceptional level of attention to detail and a mastery of organizational and time management skills. Proficiency at sourcing items online and in showrooms. Experience working with the contractors on site. Highly-refined design sense aligned with the C&M brand aesthetic, including an understanding of Classical Architecture as well as current industry trends.
Degree Required: :Bachelors or Masters of Architecture
Years of experience required: 5 to 10 years
License Required: N/A

Job Description

Job #: 1776
Job Title: Residential Project Architect
Position Location: Greater Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : We are seeking an experienced Residential architect/Arch. Designer for a full time position with an award winning, integrated architecture and construction firm. The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years of experience working in the residential arch. or design industry and the ability to work independently in a fast paced environment. The primary focus of the position includes the preparation of architectural design drawings, construction documents and details for multiple, concurrent, high profile projects. The position will also require project related administration and coordinating with the inhouse construction and woodworking departments to ensure quality production and ultimately, client satisfaction. Candidates must be skilled CAD user (ArchiCad+) and be comfortable taking the lead on major projects including residential interior detailing. The role will offer the ability to work on some exceptional homes with a truly talented team of in house builder, architects, designers, cabinetmakers and more.
Degree Required: :Bachelors or Masters of Architecture
Years of experience required: 8 to 10 years
License Required: :5-10years

Job Description

Job #: 1775
Job Title: Director of Operations
Position Location: Greater Boston, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Real Estate Due Diligence & Project Advisory Services. Conduct reviews of project documentation including drawings, specifications, scope of work, ALTA surveys, environmental reports, geotechnical reports, permits, zoning, construction contracts, construction costs, construction schedules, design, and related documents. Managing and assessment of complex information for accuracy and risk to ensure highest quality and timely delivery of a wide scope of contracted services. Cost estimating. Project schedule creation, management, and analysis. Monitoring of real estate developmental projects and capital projects. Assist with preparation of detailed due diligence reports. Business development.
Required Qualifications: AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp, 3D Software, Adobe Suite.
Degree Required: :Bachelors or Masters of Architecture
Years of experience required: 8 to 10 years
License Required: : Licensed and preferably AIA membership

Job Description

Job #: 1774
Job Title: Architect / Lead Designer / Project Manager
Position Location: Cambridge, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Small, high-end residential design firm seeking Architect/Lead Designer/PM. Candidate should have a professional degree and AIA membership. LEED AP for homes and/or Passive House Certification a strong plus. Proficiency in AutoCAD (Sketch-up and Photoshop desired), as well as, a strong background in REVIT to coordinate potential office transition. Candidate must be self-driven and have the ability to coordinate all phases of a project from inception to completion including design, contract documents, and construction administration. Excellent skills in client relations are paramount. Social media and marketing savvy a plus. Important attributes include very strong design skills, communication skills (both verbal and in writing), organizational skills, and interest in a creative, collaborative, design environment. Enthusiasm and a good sense of humor required! The position offers strong potential for growth, including partnership, and ultimately potential ownership.
Required Qualifications: 10+ years of professional experience in one or more of the following disciplines: Architecture, Engineering, Vertical Construction and/or Commercial Construction Cost Estimating. Sound construction and construction administration knowledge. Ability to organize and manage multiple project assignments according to deadlines and within budget. Exceptional written and verbal communication skills. Ability to travel on short notice and overnight. Physical demands include sitting, standing, walking long distances, climbing stairs/ladders, navigating construction areas, including in inclement weather. Proficient computer skills including advanced Excel, MS Word, and Outlook.
Degree Required: :Bachelors or Masters of Architecture
Years of experience required: 8 to 10 years
License Required: : Licensed and preferably AIA membership

Job Description

Job #: 1770
Job Title: Mid-Level to Sr. Level Project Civil Engineers
Position Location: South Shore, MA
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Position requires that the individual possess strong stormwater and grading design background along with commercial utility infrastructure design skills. Will work directly with Project Managers, Associates and Principals the Firm.
Required Qualifications: The candidate must possess strong communication skills, both written and verbal. This role will require that the individual have various types of project experience with their particular civil engineering skill sets and will have worked on complex design and permitting project within the Stormwater, Grading Design and Commercial Utility Infrastructure sector focuses. Expert level AutoCAD skill is required for this role.
Degree Required: : B.S. Civil Engineering
Years of experience required: 8-12
License Required: preferred but not required to possess their Massachusetts FE or PE

Job Description

Job #: 1769
Job Title: Arch. Designer/Job Captain
Position Location: Greater Boston
Approx. Length of Position: Temp to Hire
Position Description: : Strong architectural background and a minimum of 5 to 7 years of architectural work experience. Documented biotech/biopharma and/or R&D laboratory design experience preferred. This position requires strong organizational, communication and personal management skills.
Required Qualifications: Revit, SketchUp, 3D Software
Degree Required: : Bachelors or Masters of Architecture
Years of experience required:5+
License Required: On track to become registered preferred

Job Description

Job #: 1768
Job Title: Residential Construction Estimator
Position Location: South of Boston
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Estimators are responsible for preparing complete project estimates and will manage estimating, coordinating documents and proposals for project packages, and preordering materials. Will Package or oversee packaging job binders for all projects. Reports to Production Manager / Owner, supports Project Managers and interfaces with the Design and Accounting Departments.
Required Qualifications: 5-10 years’ experience in estimating, packaging and purchasing in residential construction, college graduate or technical school certificate in business, construction, or related fields, analytical or accounting background, proficient in excel and Other Microsoft programs including Access; knowledge of Softplan or Autocad, Revit a plus.
Degree Required: : Bachelors in Residential Architecture, Construction Management or Civil Engineering
Years of experience required:5+ years in residential construction estimating experience
License Required: n/a

Job Description

Job #: 1767
Job Title: Residential Project Architect (Design-Build).
Position Location: South of Boston
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Our client is an award-winning design/build company located 40 minutes south west of Boston. We are seeking an energetic Architect in residential renovations and remodeling projects. Our client provides unique design, quality workmanship, and an unparalleled commitment to customer service. Their work focuses on providing a seamless experience, from an in-house design center, through to project completion. Our client is known for their top of the line craftsmanship, team, and product. The project architect will perform tasks to fulfill deliverables related to every stage in the design process. The Architect will report directly to the Design Director and will work closely with other Design, Sales and Production team members. Main objectives of role: Provide design and drafting, successfully manage design process, Assist clients in understanding the design process, assist in comprehensive construction specification packages, maintain client contact throughout design and construction.
Required Qualifications: 10+ years overall professional experience and 5+ in residential design and construction (design-build). Bachelors or Master Degree in Architecture. Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft programs including Access; AutoCAD proficient and, Revit a plus.
Degree Required: : Bachelors or Masters in architecture
Years of experience required:10+ Years overall experience (5+ residential design-build) .
License Required: preferred

Job Description

Job #: 1763
Job Title: Residential Project Architect (Design-Build)
Position Location: South of Boston
Approx. Length of Position: Direct Hire
Position Description: : Our client is an award-winning design/build company located 40 minutes south west of Boston. We are seeking an energetic Architect in residential renovations and remodeling projects. Our client provides unique design, quality workmanship, and an unparalleled commitment to customer service. Their work focuses on providing a seamless experience, from an in-house design center, through to project completion. Our client is known for their top of the line craftsmanship, team, and product. The project architect will perform tasks to fulfill deliverables related to every stage in the design process. The Architect will report directly to the Design Director and will work closely with other Design, Sales and Production team members.
Required Qualifications: 10+ years overall professional experience and 5+ in residential design and construction (design-build). Bachelors or Master Degree in Architecture. Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft programs including Access; AutoCAD proficient and, Revit a plus.
Degree Required: : Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture.
Years of experience required: 10+ Years overall experience (5+ residential design-build)
License Required: Architectural registration required