Recent College Graduate, Non-Licensed Architectural Staff

Recent College Graduate (Non-Licensed Architectural Staff)

In your new entry-level position as part of the firm's architectural team, you will expand your craft and collaborate with architects who are profoundly impacting many of the area’s greatest projects such as the Pikes Peak Summit Complex, the Saint Francis Medical Center, and educational facilities across the state. Your role will be fast-paced, multi-faceted, and highly engaging. Your primary duties are: project work through SD and CD phases; reviewing architectural documents for potential conflict with all disciplines; implementing RFIs and change orders; and participating in client and team meetings. You will also be relied upon for your attention to detail, a proactive positive attitude, and superior communications skills.

And while you are learning from us, we want to learn from you! You’ll provide input on helping RTA to continually improve our documents and systems and seek to obtain progressively higher-level assignments on a variety of projects. Come ready and excited to share your experiences, ideas, and career growth desires with us.

Qualified applicants must have:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture or a four (4) year degree in a related field.

  • Zero to four (0-4) years of architecture experience.

  • Ability to understand and interpret construction drawings.

  • Basic knowledge of project design and construction documentation production.

  • A collaborative and professional work ethic.

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

  • Proactive problem-solving skills, meticulous attention to detail, and a deep motivation to learn.

  • Creative thinking ability and aesthetic sensitivity.

  • Ability to perform work which requires the consistent exercise of discretion and judgment in its performance.

  • Enrollment in Architecture Experience Program (AXP) and ability to actively work toward completion of requirements within five (5) years of graduation.

  • The following computer skills: REVIT, Autocad, Bluebeam, Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat).

  • Salary Range: $55,000 - $65,000 (DOE)

Typical work hours are 8 am – 5 pm, Monday – Friday. Salary dependent upon experience and skills, plus comprehensive benefits.  For more detailed information about the position, download the full job description here. 

To apply, send your cover letter, resume, samples of your professional and/or student work, and a completed application to Please include your name and the position 'Recent College Graduate, Non-Licensed Architectural Staff' in the subject line.