Mid Level

Preservation Architect

MTFA Architecture

Posted March 29, 2024

About the Company:

MTFA Architecture is a diverse, collaborative, award winning full-service design firm with offices in Arlington, Virginia and Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. MTFA’s mission is to positively shape culture, commerce and people’s lives through innovative design solutions for the built environment. MTFA’s market strengths include: education, culture, commercial, multi-family, government, religious and historic preservation related projects.


Office Location:
3200 Langston Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22207

Preservation Architect

Job Description

MTFA Architecture is seeking an architect with experience in historic preservation, who is committed to transforming visions, enhancing potential, and exceeding expectations in the built environment. We are dedicated to preserving and adapting historic buildings and sites nationwide. Preservation is what we do and what we have been doing for over 40 years.


    To join us as a preservation architect in our studio, you should have:

    • Knowledge of the Secretary of Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties
    • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Architecture with a specialization in Historic Preservation
    • 5+ years of historic preservation experience
    • Current architectural registration
    • Interest in the technical aspects of historic properties and buildings, including historic materials
    • Ability to collaborate with consultants and owner’s representatives on complex multi-phased projects
    • Strong communications and organizational skills
    • Collaborative personality to bring out the best in team situations
    • Experience with government projects is a plus
    • S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident

    Think MTFA is a good fit for you? Please provide a letter of interest, resume, and work sample to [email protected].

    All current career opportunities can be seen on our website: www.mtfa.net/Careers

    MTFA is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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