Building Technologist / Specifications Writer (Portland)

Posted February 18, 2019

SRG Partnership, Inc. is an award-winning West Coast architecture and interior design firm with offices in Seattle, Washington, and Portland, Oregon. SRG has established a national reputation for sustainability and exceptional client service. We believe that everyone deserves great design, driving our dedication to enhancing the built environment and improving our communities through thoughtful and well-crafted projects. This starts with our diverse and talented staff, SRG’s greatest asset.

At SRG, we are proud of our work culture and our light-filled open-office environment that supports communication, collaboration and shared learning. We strive to embrace new ideas and ways of doing things and believe that by working together we can make a difference.

SRG is creating a position that merges the crafting of architectural specifications, building materials research, design exploration, and documentation technology.

What you’ll be doing

  • Maintain primary responsibility for specification deliverables
  • Work with project teams in both the Portland and Seattle offices to produce an integrated set of graphic and written documents for a wide range of project types
  • Add value to projects by recognizing and implementing process improvements, working closely and collaboratively with inter-disciplinary teams, and supervising/producing highly-accurate technical documentation

What you bring

  • A mid-career professional defined by their capacity for innovation and working effectively in a collaborative, design-focused practice
  • Knowledge and experience from anywhere on the spectrum of design, material science and construction disciplines applicable to where it contributes to research and innovation informing the design and delivery of architectural and interiors projects
  • An integrative thinker applying their knowledge and experience to enhance processes in the most dynamic and powerful ways possible
  • Deeply versed in building design, materials science and building systems technologies
  • A proven track record of successful completion of technical specifications for complex projects
  • A determined team player that is passionate about design and technology and has demonstrated the capacity to positively impact team and project performance

SRG offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package including:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical Insurance
  • Transit pass (TriMet or ORCA)
  • Paid Family Medical Leave
  • Paid Licensure
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Access to Voluntary Benefits - 401(k) Retirement Plan, Short-Term Disability, Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance and Pre-Tax Flexible Spending Account

To apply:
If you feel this may be a career opportunity for you, please send resume, letter of interest that includes your available start date and salary expectations, and portfolio samples to Please include “Building Technologist/Specifications Writer” in the subject line.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired are required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and complete the required employment eligibility verification form.

SRG is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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