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MBB - Mid-Level Preservationist Architect

Murphy Burnham & Buttrick is seeking a mid-level restoration architect or preservationist to

join our vibrant design practice based in New York City. Our award-winning practice centers on

a collaborative studio environment prioritizing innovative and sustainable design. We have a

diverse body of work including institutional, cultural, residential, and educational projects

across a range of scales and are committed to creating architecture that elevates the human

experience. Our firm has won numerous local, state, and national awards on a wide range of

new, historic, and iconic buildings. The studio is structured to provide the rigor and technical

expertise of a large firm with the personal approach and collaborative environment of a small

firm. We have both breadth and depth of expertise in master planning, interior design,

preservation, sustainable design, and architectural design and emphasize a team structure

that facilitates continued education and professional advancement.

Candidates should have strong knowledge of building materials and their deterioration

patterns, conservation techniques, construction technology, experience with construction

administration and be able to work in AutoCAD. Candidates should have three to ten years of

work experience. Candidates should be capable of working on multiple projects within the

office concurrently and coordinate work with respective project teams. We value team

members with strong verbal and graphic communication skills with the enthusiasm and ideas

to contribute to design dialogue and the determination to continue to interrogate and improve

on design. Our collaborative environment relies on individuals who work well with a team.

MBB is deeply committed to fostering a diverse and equitable workplace and profession.

Please email a letter of interest, your resume, and a pdf of work samples (maximum of ten

pages) to Maricela Salas at msalas(at) Please include your name in the subject

line and samples that highlight your design abilities including academic and professional work.

Salary will be commensurate with experience. We offer a range of benefits, including health

insurance, retirement plans, flexible spending account, and professional membership fees.

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