Architectural Staff Position

  • Full Time
  • Bellingham, WA
  • Posted 7 days ago

RMC Architects

RMC Architects (RMC), a community-focused design firm in Bellingham, WA is seeking a recent college graduate with 1 – 3 years of experience. Located in Northwest Washington on the Puget Sound, our beautiful city is in close proximity to the San Juan Islands, Skagit Valley, and the North Cascades mountain range with stunning views of Mt. Baker and Bellingham Bay to enjoy on your way to work. Bellingham’s small town, outdoorsy vibe is juxtaposed with two, major metropolitan cities nearby – Vancouver BC to the north and Seattle, WA to the south – providing the perfect location for the quintessential Pacific Northwest life. For more information about life in Bellingham visit:

RMC was established in 1986 as a full-service architectural firm, designing projects for both the public and private sectors. We are proud of our diverse portfolio and our success with social justice projects, including affordable, farmworker, and workforce housing. We believe that excellent design lifts, binds, and sustains us. Our 16-person office is located in downtown Bellingham’s Marketplace Building, designed by RMC, and amid thriving locally-owned restaurants, coffee houses, and shops. Our talented staff has created an inclusive, friendly office environment that supports teamwork, creativity, room for future growth, and – most importantly – fun.   For more information regarding RMC Architects, visit:

The ideal candidate for this position is passionate about architecture and sustainability, strives for design excellence regardless of project size, has strong technical abilities, and meets the following criteria:

Recent College Graduate with 1 – 3 years of experience


  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in architecture with an accredited architecture program
  • Excellent graphic and presentation drawing skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively through all phases of design
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency with Revit, AutoCAD, and Bluebeam a must
  • Proficiency with SketchUp, Podium, Photoshop or equivalent rendering software, and InDesign a plus

We offer work/life balance; competitive salary; paid personal, vacation, and holidays; healthcare benefits; and a retirement plan. We also offer a moving stipend when hiring out of state candidates.

Submit a cover letter, resume, and portfolio electronically to: Melanie Baller,

RMC Architects is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to hiring a diverse workforce and maintaining an inclusive culture. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.