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Architectural Designer

Architectural Designer

Job Location 
US-KY-Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Our company’s mission is to be America’s leading private homebuilder. We are focused on delivering to our customers the home and features that they uniquely desire with the craftsmanship, durability and a long standing reputation that's uniquely Drees.


Drees Homes, family-owned and operated for almost 90 years, is ranked as the thirty-second largest home builder in the country by BUILDER media brand as well as the fourteenth largest privately-owned home builder in the country.


Drees has been recognized with many prestigious industry honors, including the home building industry’s equivalent of the Triple Crown, winning all three major industry awards: America's Best Builder, National Housing Quality Award and National Builder of the Year.


 Headquartered in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky, Drees operates in Northern Kentucky; Cincinnati and Cleveland, OH; Indianapolis, IN; Jacksonville, FL;  Nashville, TN; Raleigh, NC; Washington D.C./Maryland/Virginia ; Austin, Houston, and Dallas, TX.  The company operates as “Drees Custom Homes” in Texas.


Drees Homes, one of the Nation's largest homebuilders is seeking a collaborative team player who is dedicated and passionate about residential design, with strong design and problem solving skills for an immediate opportunity as an Architectural Designer.


This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth and career advancement within an award winning national homebuilder. 


 Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complete accurate construction drawings and details
  • Review proposed designs for compliance with applicable codes
  • Complete independent assignments with minimal supervision
  • Fluent in Design Principles for completion of assigned projects


Knowledge, Skills and Experience:  

  • Ability to thrive in a challenging and fast paced work environment
  • Positive attitude and high energy level
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and manage project priorities
  • Strong organizational skills with high attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to develop, communicate, and present design concepts to a team
  • Must be proficient in MS Office Suite and Autocad
  • Experience with Revit preferred
  • 3+ years of relevant architecture experience
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture preferred and will be considered in lieu of experience


This Architectural Designer position will be working out of our Corporate Architecture Department, located in Ft. Mitchell, KY.


Join a special team that works together to make Drees a successful company and a rewarding place to work.


Competitive pay, bonus potential plus a comprehensive benefit package including profit sharing and 401(k) plans.



Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug-Free Work Place

To learn more about Drees Homes, please visit our website – www.dreeshomes.com.