Gunkel Architecture

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Gunkel Architecture is a 12-person office in Emeryville, CA specializing in community-focused multi-family and mixed-use projects and inspiring, modern homes.  We believe in a diverse and inclusive mix of talented people who want to come, stay, and do their best work.  As such, we strive to provide our staff with a healthy work-life balance and well-rounded experience in a work environment that fosters innovation, leadership and mentorship.

We are currently seeking a Designer / Job Captain with strong technical skills to work with our Project Managers and Project Architects to develop and facilitate the production of construction drawings and entitlement packages.  The role will also include coordination of efforts in Construction Administration.

A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, 3-5 years of work in the profession, experience in multi-family housing, and proficiency in AutoCAD or Revit is required. The ideal candidate has interest in affordable housing or a commitment to socially- and environmentally- focused work, managed working drawings for mid- to large-scale wood-framed multi-family housing developments, and can communicate effectively with project managers / architects, junior design team members and consultants. The Designer will be required to understand portions of the building code, develop construction details, and coordinate the electronic and physical documents.

We offer competitive salaries, health benefits, and a 401k plan. Interested candidates should email PDFs of your resume and work samples (totaling no more than 10MB) to

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