Thanks for taking time to learn about joining our team. INVISION brings together people from diverse backgrounds so unique points of view can be put on the table to create remarkable work for our clients. We are all passionate about design and its ability to have meaningful impact on people and place. Harnessing and balancing that passion with all of the elements of our individual lives is central at INVISION.

Career Opportunities

Architectural Specifications Writer Actively Seeking

INVISION is actively seeking a Specifications Writer to join our team immediately.

Responsibilities include: Assist in the preparation and editing of commercial and institutional architectural specifications and project manuals for a full-service architectural firm. Work with current specifications writer for a period of time, eventually assuming full responsibility. Review drawings for quality control and coordination with specifications. Work with project architects in product and material selection. Provide specification support through Construction Administration. Meet product representatives and lead specification related best practices for INVISION. Assist in research and become resource for new and changing building products. Occasional travel between INVISION office locations is required.



Candidate must have the following minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, architectural technology or other construction related field.
  • Five years of experience in creating specifications for commercial and institutional architectural projects
  • Ability to work concurrently on multiple projects
  • Knowledge and experience with construction processes and architectural materials
  • Excellent interpersonal skills working well in a team setting
  • Familiarity with CSI MasterFormat
  • Experience with MasterSpec or BSD specification editing software systems
  • CSI CCS, LEED AP preferred
  • Revit, detailing and CADD experience preferred.



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Architectural Graduate Interested in Top Talent

INVISION is always interested in great talent. At INVISION our goal is to train you to be a great architect. Design is our focus and serves as a conduit for learning the key elements of professional practice.

Working with teams both large and small, you will have broad exposure to a variety of project types and sizes helping you hone your skills as an architect.

In addition to learning the ins and outs of construction documents, INVISION strives to provide a range of learning opportunities to design, plan, and lead projects from early concept planning through construction. Our goal is to provide a diverse learning environment so you can find and fulfill your passion for architecture.

How to apply

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Architect / Intern Architect Interested in Top Talent

INVISION is always interested in great talent. Responsibilities include a wide range of tasks in the development of projects both large and small, from schematic design through construction administration. Revit skills are necessary. Experience in the preparation of contract documents is required. Experience in the preparation of contract …

A professional degree in Architecture is required and at least two years of experience preferred.

Experience brings the opportunity to lead projects and people at INVISION. Greater design autonomy, client engagement, leadership and mentoring are the result of your proven expertise.

We want team members that have great ideas, think independently and work collaboratively—people who see the goal and bring ideas to the table to get there efficiently and with beauty.

How to apply

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Interior Designer Actively Seeking

INVISION is looking for an Interior designer to join our team and help lead the design of innovative facilities of all types through all phases of design and construction.

Applicants should a professional degree in Interior Design and be NCIDQ certified or on track towards certification. Revit, Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Creative Suite skills are required. Professional experience in A&D firm preferred. Proficiency in furniture specifications and Healthcare design is a benefit

Applicants should be available to present a portfolio and attend a personal interview. Five years of experience or more is required.

INVISION is a 60-person planning, architecture and interior design firm with two offices in Iowa – Des Moines and Waterloo. Our 100 + year history is a solid foundation for our engaged and innovative design teams. Our focus is on building relationships while designing great spaces that help our clients succeed. In short, we are about people, projects and recognition – in support of our clients.

We strive to keep INVISION a fun place to work. In addition to building relationships and designing great spaces, we value creativity, community involvement, collaboration, humor, honesty, accountability and commitment. To support work-life balance, we offer flexible schedules including year long summer hours.

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