Residential Architect/Designer

Dotty Brothers Construction, Inc. - Pequot Lakes, MN

Full-time$70,000 - $100,000 a year


This is your opportunity to join a high-end residential design build home builder Located in the Brainerd Lakes Area, in central Minnesota. A successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, self-starter with a passion for customer service and will work alongside a project team to develop project concepts, architectural drawings and construction documents.

Candidates must have 3-5 years’ experience in residential construction, detailing and building systems. Candidate will work closely with the design team, helping to develop and produce 3D models during schematic design, as well as continuing to develop drawings through all project phases and possess excellent graphic and verbal communication skills.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate in client meetings and demonstrate understanding of client projects, goals, and expectations
  • Collaborate with the preconstruction team and provide conceptual design
  • Use industry software such as AutoCAD as well as rough sketches and notes to accurately produce the final graphic presentations, including conceptual renderings for client presentations
  • Prepare, organize and lead all client selection meetings


  • High level of creativity including conceptual renderings
  • Working knowledge of multiple Architectural styles
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Revit documentation preferred
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-directed and can work independently with minimal supervision
  • Superior customer service attitude with an unwavering commitment
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and Outlook and MS Operating system with intermediate or better proficiency

Compensation is commensurate with professional experience and demonstrated knowledge. Benefits included: fully paid health insurance, paid vacations & matched IRA contribution. Please include your resume, cover letter, and examples of your work in pdf format. Only fully qualified candidates should apply.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 to $100,000.00 /year


  • CAD Software: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Construction: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Microsoft Word: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Revit: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Pequot Lakes, MN 56472 (Required)