Intermediate Architect – Honolulu, HI

July 2024

Guerin Glass Architects is currently seeking an Intermediate Architect to join our Honolulu team.

Candidates must have a professional degree in Architecture and 4-8 years of architectural experience. They should have comprehensive design and documentation skills and be able to demonstrate experience in a wide range of project types, including hospitality, commercial, and residential design. The successful candidate will have extensive experience communicating and building relationships with clients, contractors, and technical consultants. 


Professional degree in architecture, plus at least 4 years of related experience. Provides professional architectural consultation in the planning, design, and coordination of small to large complex projects. Independently applies advanced architectural concepts and designs. Carries out complex or novel assignments requiring the development of new or improved techniques and procedures while also providing technical guidance as needed to less experienced architects.


Applicants should be ready to demonstrate both experience and comfort level jumping into a project at any phase. The role will include the following specific responsibilities and will expand with firm experience.

Collaborating with and assisting senior staff throughout all phases of the project lifecycle, from schematic design through construction administration. This will include:

                            • Field observation and surveying
                            • Design and planning
                            • Coordination of team members and delegation of responsibilities
                            • Client and Consultant Interface
                            • Document Coordination
                            • Construction Detailing
                            • Quality Control (including review of all engineering and shop drawings to ensure compliance)


                        • Must be proficient in AutoCAD and Revit
                        • Must have experience in Microsoft Office, BluBeam Revu, and Adobe Creative Suite (specifically InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator)
                        • Experience in Rhino, Grasshopper, and Enscape would be a plus
                        • Time management skills
                        • Strong communication, writing, and graphic design skills
                        • Proactive and collaborative
                        • Detail oriented, highly organized, and efficient
                        • Capable of working in a rapid paced workflow
                        • Relationship management skills
                        • Architectural registration and LEED certification are a plus

To apply, email your resume, cover letter, and portfolio samples, as PDF attachments to with the subject line ‘Intermediate Architect – HI’.

Limit file sizes to 5MB.

If your qualifications align with what we’re looking for, we’ll be in touch to discuss next steps. No phone calls or walk-ins please.