Open Positions for Richmond, VA

Architect (Buffalo, NY, Washington, D.C., Richmond, VA):


Wendel is a nationally recognized innovative Architecture, Engineering, Energy Efficiency, and Construction Management firm that collaborates with private and public entities to holistically approach facility and infrastructure projects. Our clients benefit from our full-service capability that allows us to tackle technically complex projects with our own in-house experts. With multiple regional offices, Wendel presents the opportunity to work on an exciting variety of projects with a collaborative team approach. If you are looking to make a real impact, to challenge the status quo, and develop and implement solutions with real results, then Wendel is the place for you!

Wendel is seeking an enthusiastic design professional that thrives in a fast paced and team focused working environment to join our growing Architectural practice in either our Buffalo, NY, Richmond, VA or Alexandria, VA office.


  • Building client relationships and project development from concept through construction.
  • Lead designers thought the planning and execution of design and construction documentation.
  • Prepare Requests for Proposals.
  • Construction administration.


  • 4 or 5 year Degree in Architecture.
  • 3 – 5 years of working experience in a design firm with strong design, construction document and administration experience preferred.
  • Revit and Adobe Photoshop competency a plus.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and be a team player.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task.

Please attach your portfolio when applying.

What we offer:

  • Amazing company culture and work environment.
  • Great benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k match, & generous PTO with 9 paid holidays.
  • HSA and FSA options.
  • Career advancement opportunities with Career Development Plans.
  • A true Work-Life balance.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Tuition reimbursement.
  • Wellness Programs.
  • Flexible work schedule.

Wendel is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a drug-free work place.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.

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