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Designer – Architecture

Valparaiso, IN

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Shive-Hattery’s Valparaiso office has an immediate opening for an entry-level, recently graduated Architectural Designer.  

The candidate will work full-time seeking growth opportunities with focus on Revit/BIM related software. Candidate will be an integral member of a collaborative team of Engineers, Architects, and Designers working on all phases and aspects of our varied projects.  Primary focus: Industrial Food, Pharmaceutical and Manufacturing.    Secondary: Commercial, Educational, Healthcare, Public Buildings.

Responsibilities include:

  • REVIT drawing production support of projects in the architectural discipline 
  • Shop drawing review, field data collection and field data entry
  • Work in a team environment and on multidiscipline projects
  • Work in the Food, Pharma and Manufacturing markets
  • Effectively handle multiple projects and deadlines
  • Rendering  using Sketchup, Enscape and Lumion is a plus but not required



  • Have 0+ years of experience using Revit
  • Have knowledge and/or desire to work in the Food, Pharma and Manufacturing markets
  • Ability to produce construction documents, including 3D model generation and detailing
  • Focused with great attention to detail
  • Computer literacy a must, including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Self-motivated and eager to learn new things and adapt to changing markets and software updates
  • Willing to collaborate with other team members and have good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage time and workload effectively, which includes planning, organizing and prioritizing work 
  • Experience with Revit importing/exporting with other modeling software (AutoCAD/Navisworks, etc..) and 3D scanning technology are not required but would be a plus
  • Be willing to work some overtime
  • Ability to drive and have access to an automobile
  • Ability to travel with some limited overnights
  • Ability to climb ladders and work off of elevated platforms and open grating
  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment required for specific clients and sites
  • Ability to pass drug screening tests and background screening, which are both required at most industrial sites

Interested applicants should submit their cover letter and resume for consideration.  

Why Shive-Hattery?

Our learning and teaching culture is founded on collaboration. You will learn from and teach other employees while working across disciplines. You will grow your skills and continue your professional growth at Shive-Hattery.

Shive-Hattery offers a flexible work environment and supports balancing personal and professional responsibilities. We are an equal opportunity employer. It is our policy to afford equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, veteran status or genetic information.