Emerging Professional posted 1/25/2017

Holly & Smith Architects is looking for a talented young emerging professional to join our Hammond Studio practice. The team member we are looking for should have a self-starter mentality, the desire to passionately embrace work, offer creative thoughts and have the self-confidence & maturity to work in a team environment. Collaboration and communication skills are required.

The emerging professional’s duties will include offering input on design work, developing graphic models, constructing 3-dimensional models, accurately preparing project construction documents; communicating with and coordinating the preparation of documents with consultants, contractors, team members; reviewing shop drawings, project submittals, etc. for document compliance; documenting code review and compliance; communicating and coordinating with management, clients, consultants and contractors related to daily business operations.

Candidate must have excellent graphic, written and verbal communication skills and possess a strong desire to excel and advance in a fast paced, challenging and client focused environment. This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth and career advancement within an award winning architectural firm. We offer a highly competitive salary and benefits package.

These are excellent opportunities for those who consider themselves to be entrepreneurial overachievers. An aggressive, client oriented personality with a knack for creative problem solving will succeed in this position.

- Must have an Architectural degree
- Must demonstrate proficiency in using Revit Architecture.
- Ability to use ACAD, Photoshop, SketchUp or other 3D Modeling, Animation, Rendering computer graphics programs a plus.
- Strong customer service skills.
- Strong organizational skills.
- Ability to work well under pressure, juggle and prioritize multiple projects and adjust work accordingly, often against tight deadlines.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Ability to interact with senior management, external client organizations and vendors


Medical Architect posted 10/7/2019

Holly & Smith Architects is looking to expand our team of licensed professionals, particularly in the discipline of Healthcare Architecture. Our firm has experienced a recent increase in medically-specific projects, not only in the Greater New Orleans Metropolitan area, but throughout southern Louisiana.

To be considered for this position, candidates should demonstrate experience, reasonable knowledge, or expertise in medically-intensive projects, in particular as it pertains to Code and FGI Guidelines.

Candidates are preferred to be a Licensed Architect, with exceptions based on an individual’s specific medical capabilities and experience. ACHA Certification is a definite plus, as well as interest, or participation in ASHE or IWBI.

Knowledge in healthcare design, as well as the ability to manage and produce Construction Documents (Drawings and Specifications) is a must. REVIT is mandatory with limited Document Production performed in AutoCAD platforms. Abilities to generate 3-D Visual Models and Animations is a plus.

Competitive Salaries will be entertained commensurate to a candidate’s experience and level of performance.All standard office employee benefits will be included and are available on request. Candidates should consider that limited travel will be included as part of typical projects, with travel expenses reimbursed by the Firm.

Interested Candidates should forward resume and portfolio with the Attn: Medical Candidate.



H/S Architects is an established Architectural Firm with over 40 years of experience in the Design Profession. H/S is led by a collaborative team of dedicated and inspired individuals. We are passionate about what we do, and we put in the hard work to get the job done. 


With two office locations, we are always interested in hearing from creative and motivated individuals interested in joining the H/S team.

Emerging Professional Development Program

Our Emerging Professional Development Program offers excellent opportunities for those who consider themselves to be entrepreneurial overachievers, and who have the desire to enthusiastically embrace work, the self-confidence to offer creative thoughts, and the maturity to work in a team environment. This program allows talented young professionals an excellent opportunity for professional growth and career advancement within an award winning architectural firm.

Summer Interns

The H/S Summer Internship Program affords undergraduates the opportunity to experience firsthand exposure to real projects, interdisciplinary design, and best architectural practices. Architecture internships are a great way to learn how to build, create, and manage a construction project in the office and on site.


If you are interested in applying for a position at H/S, please send a cover letter and resume to