Designer I

MacLachlan, Cornelius & Filoni (MCF)

130 years in business has proven the meaning of our corporate vision “Creating Meaningful, Lasting Architecture.”


MacLachlan, Cornelius & Filoni (MCF) Architects, located in downtown Pittsburgh, serves a diverse list of clients in Healthcare, Higher Education, Performing Arts, Commercial and Liturgical markets. Our firm’s culture has allowed us the privilege of developing lasting relationships with clients, while providing them with the highest level of service and design. 


Our firm’s leadership is genuine and experienced with a comprehensive knowledge of creative design and implementation.  Our long-term staff is dedicated and highly skilled which has assisted us with our growth. 



Our firm is seeking an artistic, creative and self-motivated individual to serve as Architectural Designer I.  This full-time position will allow the candidate to learn and grow from a seasoned team of experts.  The prospective candidate should have goals to obtain licensure.


  • Develop digital presentation materials for clients.

  • Collaborate with team to prepare conceptual, schematic and final design drawings.

  • Be the support member for Project Architects to create detailed contract documents.

  • Develop renderings of project interiors and exteriors.

  • Assist with construction administration phase to include submittals and assigned tasks.

  • Work with an advisor to complete Architectural Experience Program (AXP).

  • Undertake job related research, as directed.

  • Gain an understanding of building systems, codes, and construction methods.



  • Accredited degree in Architecture

  • 0-3 years’ experience

  • Proficient experience in the use of BIM drafting (Revit)

  • 3D visualization and animation skills plus other drafting and presentation tools such as Photoshop, Sketch-up, Adobe Creative Suite Products, Microsoft products.

  • LEED Accreditation or interest in becoming certified is preferred but not required.

  • Exceptional attention to detail, highly organized, efficient work execution

  • Ability to successfully engage in client communication.



A competitive salary and benefit package commensurate with qualifications. 


MCF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Interested candidates should forward cover letter, resume and portfolio to Suzann Charlton at for consideration.

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