Architecture jobs said to grow at a rate of 4% from 2016-2026 as per the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Tough competition ahead for architect job seekers as a high number of students graduating with an architecture degree. The average architect salary lies between $70,000 to $80,000.
Finding architecture jobs is no more hassle while everything is going online. However, it would be best if you still filtered websites according to the carrier you want. Being an architect, You can find many jobs are there beyond traditional platforms like Glassdoor or Monster. How about we curate those platforms for you?
Below I’ve listed most of the recruiting platforms for architect job aspirants.
1. Google Jobs
Search engine giant Google started showing job openings directly in their search results. Just add your preferred location after the term “Architect Jobs.” For example, if you need an architecture job in Dallas, search “Architect Jobs in Dallas.” Simple, You will get some results directly.
Impressive? While it gives an excellent user experience, but they lack in the size of the job database. Also, you need to visit the official page of the job poster to get more details.
You can save jobs & alert jobs.
2. AIA Jobs
The American Institute of Architects has its job portal for aspirants located here. They’ve got a filter to pick your desired location of the job opening. Also, many other options like job category, job type & level (entry, mid, high). These architecture jobs are highly trustworthy; however, the data is being provided by 3rd party provider NEYLOR.
You should have an account with aia.org to apply any of the jobs. Not to mention, there is no fee to apply any of the jobs; it’s completely free.
An additional feature which AIA jobs offer is the “Job Alerts.” You can create your filter base on which you’ll receive job opening emails.
Most of the architect, interior designer, DIYer knows Houzz.com. However, Houzz do have a job listing section for architects? Yay, they’ve.
These are not the typical corporate jobs. The homeowners post individual projects like home remodeling, interior design, etc. Once you send interest towards the project, the homeowners can hire you, and you can work on the project on a contract basis.
As per Houzz, they have over 20 million projects listed on their platform. Enter the zip code where you want to work and get the list of projects; easy.
With 90% recruiters use LinkedIn for hiring regularly, this should be your must search platform for architect jobs. Head over to LinkedIn Jobs section and put your preferred location, Boom – lots of jobs waiting for you. Linkedin has a cool feature to filter jobs. Three ways you can filter jobs: Easy to apply, In your network and Under ten applicants. Additionally, you can filter jobs according to experience level.
Linkedin has great filter option thank any of the above platforms.
Archinect.com is an architecture community being used worldwide. They’ve articles section, forum, and a job board. While the job board is global; however, you can narrow down to see only US jobs. You can further refine the search with locations.
You need to set up an Archinect portfolio before applying for any job. The portfolio may require stuff like uploading resume etc.
The god of classified listing, Craigslist holds lots of engineering and architect jobs too. Navigate to egr section to search classified related to engineering and architect jobs.
If you want more information, you can reply to the listing as usual.
We shouldn’t skip this list without this government’s listing platform. You can apply all federal government jobs using this platform. Many architects prefer private jobs than government job opportunities; however, it’s nothing wrong to try.
I hope the list helps you in getting your dream job. I’ll regularly update the page with more sites once I find. You can bookmark this page if you’ve any site suggestion, comment below.