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Career Opportunities at EI Associates

At EI Associates – Architects & Engineers, we welcome people who are curious, inventive, and who want to work to be a little bit better every single day. Our team thrives in a positive, diverse, and supportive culture aimed at being smart, humble, hardworking, and collaborative. If this sounds like you, say hello and introduce yourself.


Classification: Full-time, exempt
Reports to: Senior Vice President & Director of Operations, Senior Vice President & Director of Design
Location: Harrisburg, PA

The primary function of the position is to manage a team in all aspects of projects including Feasibility Study, Schematic Design, Design Development, and Construction Documents phases. Other functions include assisting the specification writer, involvement in the bidding phase, and to support construction administrators.


  • Attendance as part of a team interviewing for a speculative Project.
  • Examine the Agreement between the Owner and EI Associates to become familiar with the basic scope of services and items that are considered additional services.
  • Solicit proposals from consultants as is warranted for review and authorization by a Senior Vice President.
  • Attendance at evening meetings, as required, such as School Board meetings, Land Development meetings, Zoning meetings, etc.
  • Communicate clearly, in both oral and written form, and speak effectively in public.
  • Lead design phase meetings and document associated meeting minutes.
  • Meet with consultants on a regular basis to coordinate the Project as well as maintaining the associated schedule.
  • Responsible for the preparation of a set of working drawings with support staff in cooperation with the specification writer.
  • Assistance in mentoring and developing support staff.
  • Interpret and implement prevailing building code requirements into the documents.
  • Understand the prevailing LEED rating system and implement requirements into the documents.
  • Review drawings and specifications, including consultant documents, for coordination and quality control prior to release for permitting and/or bidding purposes.
  • Attendance at meetings when required with the Owner, Contractors, Construction Manager, and agencies during construction.
  • Review, coordinate, and respond to RFI’s and construction change directives.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of on-site personnel.
  • Independent selection of course of action for which well-established guidelines are not necessarily available.

Five year degree from an accredited college or university
Registered Architect
Five to ten years of full-time experience
Five plus years of experience with public schools in PA
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
Autodesk AutoCAD and/or Autodesk Revit experience
Design background

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, salary requirements, and references by email to