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Director of Historic Preservation

The Preservation Society of Charleston (PSC) seeks a Director of Historic Preservation (DHP) to oversee its preservation initiatives (easements, markers, advocacy, and educational programs), which further the organization’s mission to serve as a strong advocacy leader for citizens concerned about preserving Charleston’s distinctive character, quality of life and diverse neighborhoods. 
The DHP will identify and cultivate important allies in the public, private, and non-profit sectors, communicating PSC’s commitment to the idea that economic development and community growth are best pursued within a preservation framework.

The DHP is expected to be an active, engaged, and highly visible member of the community, seeking partnership opportunities to help advance PSC objectives. He/She will participate collegially with the development community; neighborhood organizations; city planning, economic development, and regulatory agencies; and community partners. The DHP will represent the PSC at public hearings, such as the City of Charleston’s Board of Architectural Review, the Zoning Board, and the Planning Commission. Given the community-focused nature of the position, evening and weekend hours may sometimes be required. Excellent communication skills are required. This position reports to the Director of Advocacy and Public Affairs.


• Bachelors degree in business, real estate, architecture, city planning, urban design, historic preservation, or related program with extensive professional and administrative experience. 
• A graduate degree in historic preservation or a related field is desired, although a combination of education, work and supervisory experience can be substituted for a graduate degree. 
• A minimum of five years experience in historic preservation, project management, or real estate development.
• Demonstrated knowledge of construction and real estate development.
• Thorough grounding in historic architecture and preservation policies at the local, state, and federal levels, and ability to communicate effectively and apply such knowledge.
• Excellent leadership and organizational skills, and the ability to prioritize tasks and responsibilities. 
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills necessary to develop and foster effective working relationships with a wide range of stakeholders.
• He/She must be energetic, self-motivated, imaginative, and well-organized.
• Experience with LEED and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a plus.

How to reach us: email Jessica Cutler

Posted on Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Architect Level 2 or 3

 David Thompson Architect, LLC, (DTA), is seeking an Architect Level 2 or 3 to join our studio. The Architect will work with a team including three licensed Architects and two Intern Architects to participate in design work from schematics through construction documents. This position will provide the opportunity to participate in construction administration and project coordination with consulting engineers and specialists. The candidate must have 5 to 10 years of experience and should be a licensed registered architect. Proficient knowledge of and experience with Apple computers and operating systems is required. Experience with Vectorworks is encouraged but not required. 

DTA is a full service architectural firm engaged in creative residential and commercial design with a focus on the hospitality sector, (restaurants, bars and hotels). The work includes adaptive re-use, historic preservation, interiors and new construction of light commercial buildings and houses. We work collaboratively in an open but intimate studio. Benefits include unique and exciting design opportunities, competitive wages, paid vacation as well as health care coverage. Provide vitae, references and examples of work for consideration.

How to reach us: / 843-297-8939 /

Posted on Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Intern Architect

Architecture Plus is looking to place a BS or BA graduate or post graduate emerging architect in a BIM design position with our growing company.We are in our seventh year.

We operate Archi-cad and Power Cadd and Sketch up on a Mac based platform. We are looking for an individual to add to our BIM program services with the Arch--cad software.

Our current projects include exciting Commercial new building developments in Charleston, North Charleston, and Goose Creek and high end Residential custom homes in Daniels, Kiawah, Seabrook, Johns and Edisto Islands.

The position will involve concept design, design development , and construction document involvement, participating in all phases of project development, and direct exposure to municipality presentation and coordination and direct client interaction and contact.

Competitive part time or full time salary based upon experience and presented abilities.
401-K available and health care stipend available upon successful employment time frames.
Send your resume and portfolio , we are looking for a special individual to add to our award winning team.
Arch + is an equal opportunity employer.

How to reach us:

Posted on Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Project Architect

We are currently seeking an Architect or Intern Architect to assist our team in facilitating both custom residential and commercial projects. We are currently in need of a professional to run one of our Archicad stations. Please contact me personally (via phone or email) to learn more about this opportunity.

How to reach us: Email;, Tel; (843)-718-3416

Posted on Wednesday, July 18, 2018