We are a mission-driven firm committed to designing sustainable places that will be loved for generations.
At Union, we use the power of design to enrich lives and strengthen communities.
Through our work we aim to inspire the world around us, share the stories of how meaningful design can change lives, and put the people and communities we serve at the forefront of all we do. We value camaraderie, humor, and a variety of perspectives and believe that everyone at Union contributes to our success.
Our office culture includes in-house knowledge building, design discussions, social outings, advocacy, and a mentorship program that encourages growth at all career stages. We have a flexible work policy and have recently moved into our new office in the historic Wit building in downtown Providence, and our Philadelphia satellite office is located in the historic Hale building in Center City.
We are always looking for exceptional people to join our team. If you share our passion for contributing to the health and equity of new and existing communities through architecture and urban design, please send your cover letter, resume, and samples of your work to email@example.com.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Architect / Designer
We are seeking an Architect or Designer to join us in our Philadelphia office, located in the historic Hale Building in Center City. The ideal candidate has an entrepreneurial spirit and experience working in and around the Philadelphia area. As a member of this studio, you will help shape our practice and build our momentum in the mid-Atlantic while also collaborating with project teams in our Providence office.
We work on projects at a variety of scales and contexts, and team members typically work across multiple project types. You’ll actively participate in all stages of design, presentation, documentation, and construction administration, and you will play an active role in shaping the design of our projects and the experience that colleagues, clients, and collaborators have when they work with us.
5+ years of experience
Strong communicator and collaborator with all members of project and client teams
Commitment to sustainable planning and building practices
Demonstrated experience creating presentation drawings, schematic designs, and design and documentation in Revit
Experience in the Philadelphia region and an interest in business development here
Our office culture includes in-house knowledge building, design discussions, social outings, advocacy, and a mentorship program that encourages growth for both mentors and mentees at all career stages. We have a flexible work policy and employee benefits that include paid holidays and time off; 401(k); medical, dental, and transit benefits; and support for professional development.
How to Apply
If you share our passion for contributing to the health and equity of new and existing communities through architecture and urban design, please send your cover letter, resume, and samples of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Union is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity, inclusion, and equal employment opportunities without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or any other legally protected status.
United in Design Scholarship
In 2019, we established the United in Design Scholarship to support the development of an architectural profession that is more reflective of our diverse society. If you share Union’s sense of mission and come from a diverse, minority, LGBTQIA+, or other under-represented background, learn more and apply here!