Job ID 1730606 Location Kansas City, MO Job Type Full-Time Workplace Type On-Site Apply Now

Shive-Hattery is seeking a motivated Architect or Intern Architect team member for our recently opened Kansas City office. The ideal candidate should have experience working in a collaborative environment on multiple projects simultaneously. Experience with Commercial and Industrial projects is preferred. 

Shive-Hattery focuses on career development and coaching, this is a unique opportunity for a growth minded individual. This talented, detail-oriented individual should possess an entrepreneurial spirit with the goal of gaining knowledge and experience as they progress in their career. This team member will work closely with the Studio Leader to perform a variety of creative and technical responsibilities associated with the design and documentation of a wide range of projects. 


  • Contribute to the design process and design discussions through idea generation and collaboration utilizing drawing, modeling and 3D image formats
  • Production and coordination of design process and technical documents in close collaboration with Studio Leader and project team
  • Creation of images and renderings to communicate design intent
  • Work with Team and Group Leaders to balance workload, resources, and project schedules
  • Strive to create an environment, and culture consistent with our business, and people values
  • Engage and be active in community or professional organizations 


*Interested applicants should submit their cover letter, resume, and portfolio for consideration. If unable to submit your portfolio due to size constrains, please include a link to your portfolio in your cover letter.

  • Minimum three (3) years of experience in a design firm 
  • Licensed or actively pursuing licensure in the State of Kansas or the State of Missouri
  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture
  • Expertise in Revit is required. Additional expertise in Lumion, Photoshop, InDesign, and SketchUp is preferred  
  • Embody a collaborative work philosophy emphasizing building relationships with colleagues
  • Demonstrate architectural systems and construction documentation knowledge
  • Commitment to sustainability and its application in the design process
  • Possess a fundamental understanding of architectural specifications, international building codes, life safety code and current ADA requirements
  • Exemplify a strong can-do attitude with excellent problem-solving skills 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

About Us

Shive-Hattery is an award-winning firm with over 100 years of experience in architecture, engineering, interior design and more, yet we’re really in the business of building relationships. Creating lasting relationships begins with our shared purpose and foundational values. Shive-Hattery exists to provide unparalleled client service and fulfilling careers and professional satisfaction for our employees.

We take efforts to hire team members that are aligned to our values and culture. We are dedicated to consistently building an equitable and diverse community, one where our employees feel a sense of belonging, and are valued for their contributions and the perspectives they bring. 

Shive-Hattery offers outstanding benefits, a sound compensation package.

Shive-Hattery is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Future Consideration: Yes

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