AIA Northern Virginia
Hord Coplan Macht
Specifications Writer
Posted: February 15

Hord Coplan Macht is recruiting a Specifications Writer to join HCM’s Baltimore or Alexandria office. Our employee-focused firm offers the opportunity to work in a creative and collaborative environment on K-12 and higher education, senior living, and housing/mixed-use projects.

Responsibilities will focus primarily on preparing architectural specification sections and coordinating project manuals during design development and construction documentation project phases. Candidates will also advise project managers and construction administrators during the construction phase of projects.

Our ideal candidate will have work experience in architecture or construction fields, have the ability to work independently on multiple projects at a time, and be an active member of the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI).

Applicants must have earned a BA degree in Architecture or related field, have achieved CSI’s CDT (Construction Documents Technology) certificate, and have or be preparing to obtain CSI’s CCS (Certified Construction Specifier) certification. Knowledge of MasterWorks or e-Specs is required and a LEED accreditation is a plus!

The firm provides a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please visit our website at for more information about the firm. Please submit resume and cover letter to