Flad Architects

Architectural Technician

Location US-WI-Madison
# Positions


If you enjoy solving complex challenges in a collaborative environment that celebrates each persons’ ideas, experience, and creativity, this might be the opportunity for you. Flad is a national architectural firm, with ten offices across the country, specializing in science, healthcare, academic, and workplace spaces. Flad is a team of creative, intelligent, energetic people who help our clients tackle the issues that change people’s lives.

How will your days be spent

  • Develop and draw architectural plans and details utilizing relevant software.
  • Assist Project Architect and Project Manager with document preparation, drawing sets and plotting. Generate revisions and corrections from outline mock-ups, redlined drawings and project document sets.
  • Review shop drawings and construction documents for accuracy, consistency and completeness. Recognize discrepancies and communicate issues to team members.
  • Work closely with team members and assist to complete projects on aggressive schedules by meeting deadlines within expected time and budget constraints.
  • Communicate with other disciplines and technical consultants (i.e. MEP engineers) to obtain answers/input on measurements, etc.
  • Participate in client or user group sessions and construction site visits as opportunities arise.
  • May assist in initial project visualizations in 3D image formats.

What you bring to this role


  • Minimum of two years relevant architectural work experience required. Experience working on multiple projects simultaneously preferred.
  • Previous experience with integrating engineering systems into architectural designs and/or commercial, industrial, research and development, or applied manufacturing projects preferred. 


  • Beginner Revit knowledge required; have at least one year recent Revit experience in an academic or professional setting. Understands how Revit works, but may not have completed a project from start to finish. Has made edits to existing drawings, models, etc. Intermediate Revit knowledge preferred.
  • Beginner proficiency in AutoCAD required.
  • Experience with SketchUp and 3D visualization software preferred.


  • Degree in architecture or related field required.
  • Sustainability accreditation preferred.

Interested candidates should submit samples along with their resume. Portfolios (up to 1mb) should be uploaded with resume if there is no portfolio link.


Flad offers a wide range of benefits including: 

  • hybrid work environment
  • health, dental and vision insurance
  • generous paid time off and paid holidays
  • financial health and wellness benefits - retirement savings plan; fiduciary advisor; identity theft plan; Section 125 flexible benefits, including mass transit and parking; income protection – life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability; Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • continuing education and career development – internal programs; funds set aside for external programs, licensure and sustainability support, annual professional registration and organization reimbursement 

Flad Architects is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Flad will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


If you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position, please contact Human Resources at 608-238-2661 or email us at humanresources@flad.com.



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