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Join the Pacific Northwest’s premier architectural firm. Our latest project will turn a former industrial site into a beautiful hotel, restaurant, and condominium complex.

Your talent and experience will help transform the landscape of the Bellingham waterfront.

If you’ve been looking for work worthy of your abilities, and want to join one of the most creative teams in architecture, contact us today at

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Office Manager

HAVEN Design Workshop, a dynamic, Client focused Architecture firm based in the Bellingham area, is looking for an experienced Office Manager who can perform bookkeeping and payroll tasks as well as welcome and handle client interaction. An ideal candidate would have a great attitude, be highly motivated, detail oriented as well as being a team player that works well independently, and have 3-5 years of experience.


At HAVEN we have a culture that respects the work-life balance of each member of our team and fosters personal and professional growth. As an Office Manager, there’s an opportunity to work a scheduled 32-40 hour week. As an Architecture firm, we strive to work closely with our Clients to create great projects that reflect their desired outcome, and interactions with an excellent office manager are integral to that process. In Bellingham, you will also be close to great areas for mountain biking, kayaking, snowsports and many other activities and about 90 minutes from both Seattle, WA and Vancouver,BC. When we can, we like to get out as an office to enjoy the outdoors, whether that’s on a mountain bike ride, competing in Ski to Sea, or a friendly pickleball tournament.


  • Experience with Payroll and Bookkeeping
  • Experience with Quickbooks and/or Quickbooks Online


  • Bookkeeping & Payroll
  • Client Interaction & Intake
  • Writing Project Proposals
  • Organizing Office Events
  • Help maintain a smooth-running office for 6-10 colleagues
  • Answering phones, opening & closing office


  • Marketing
  • Understanding of construction and/or interest in architecture and design
  • Google suites – Docs, Sheets, Gmail, Calendar, etc.
  • Affinity/ Adobe – Photo, Designer, & Publisher/ Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign
  • Familiar with Social Media and understands how to get our message to others


Benefits Package, when eligible, includes:

  • Health benefit
  • 401k package
  • Paid Time Off
  • Opportunity for quarterly profit sharing

Wage commensurate with location, qualifications, & experience. Starting wages at $21-27/hour.


If you have a great attitude, are highly motivated, and meet the requirements for this position

please let us know. We have a great office that works well together and encourages your

personal and professional growth. If you are interested in being a part of our team, please email

the following information to should include:

  • Cover letter w/ employment goals, relevant skills, & compensation expectations
  • Resume
  • 3 References total w/ 2 Professional
  • Apply via email at

Thank You for your Interest. Best Regards,
Sean Hegstad, LEED AP – HAVEN Design Workshop –

Architectural Design Technician

We are looking for an experienced Architectural Design Technician to provide additional design, drafting, and project management support for our firm that focuses on residential, multi-family, commercial, care, and community projects within Northwest Washington.


  • B. Arch (or equivalent) accredited degree or relevant professional experience
  • 0-4 years of residential, multi-family, mixed-use, and commercial project experience
  • Working knowledge of SketchUp with an understanding of Layout
  • Ability to produce and coordinate Construction Documents
  • Working knowledge of G-Suites, AutoCad, Creative Suites, and other relevant programs

Additional Valuable Skills:

  • Rendering, 3D printing, proposal creation, social media, etc.
  • Google suites – Docs, Sheets, Mail, Calendar, etc.
  • Basic ability with AutoCad for engineering coordination
  • Construction experience

Benefits Package, when eligible, includes:

  • Quarterly profit sharing
  • Health benefit
  • 401k package
  • Paid Time Off
  • 4-Day work weeks (after 90-day training complete)
  • Starting wage commensurate with location, qualifications, and experience

Application Requirements

  • Cover letter w/ employment goals, relevant skills, & compensation expectations
  • Resume
  • School &/or work portfolios
  • 3 References w/ 2 Professional
  • Apply via email at