Project Architect

SIGLER HENDERSON STUDIO is seeking a project architect. We are a small architecture firm located in Newburgh, NY. Current projects include one and two-family residential, new construction, historic masonry retrofit, multi-family residential, and master planning work. Our work is inspired by innovation, the craft of construction, and a collaborative approach.

We are looking for a well-rounded applicant to produce detailed construction drawings and the skills to manage and coordinate projects of varying sizes and scopes. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Conceiving and implementing design solutions for new and existing buildings
  • Developing site analysis and outlining applicable zoning and code compliance requirements
  • Preparing Schematic Design, Design Development, and Construction Documents and coordinating architectural design with consultants (Sustainability, Historic Preservation, and Engineering, etc.) during all project phases
  • Assisting with filing the proposed work with regulatory agencies (ARC, DOB, SHPO, etc.)
  • Leveling bids and preparing construction contracts
  • Reviewing the Contractor's work during the construction phase

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Professional degree (B Arch or M Arch)
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience (Construction Management experience a plus)


  • Strong design background with good problem-solving and research skills
  • Excellent organizational, writing, and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in hand sketching and AutoCAD (Vectorworks a plus)
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office, and Sketch-Up preferred
  • Strong knowledge of building materials, components, and systems
  • Experience with various construction systems, including concrete, steel and wood
  • Thorough knowledge of Construction Documentation, detailing, site supervision, and consultant coordination

We offer flexibility in work schedules and stipends for professional development. Compensation commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Please send a brief cover letter, resume, letters of recommendation, and work samples, including examples of construction drawings in PDF format (less than 5 MB) to No phone calls, please.

All applicants should have legal work status in the United States.

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