Careers

At Warren and Mahoney, we have a culture of open innovation - of individual enquiry combined with collective spirit. We are actively seeking exceptionally talented architects, designers and delivery experts to join our team. Strong growth, Trans-Tasman expansion, a solid design legacy and a learning environment will all help to build and progress your career.

4 Positions
Available

We’re always looking for fresh new talent and perspectives. If you think we’re the right place for you, please get in touch with a current CV, a portfolio of recent work and a covering letter.

Postal Address
People & Culture Department
Warren and Mahoney
PO Box 91517
Auckland 1142

Careers at Warren and Mahoney

Our Workplace

Our Workplace
Our Workplace

Warren and Mahoney has an open, supportive, collaborative working environment, one that celebrates both individual enterprise and collective spirit.

We’re committed to being a workplace where people can be themselves, stay well and thrive. We promote a high-performance work culture, enjoyed in healthy balance with life outside work.

We see diversity as a competitive advantage. We work together to ensure an inclusive work environment that treats every person with equity and respect, regardless of ethnicity, gender, sexual identity, social background or seniority.

Our values are togetherness, adventurousness, clarity, authenticity and respect. We demonstrate these values every day in our interactions with our clients and each other. We include our values in our career discussions, as how we do things is as important as what we do. 

Why you'll love it here

We're ambitious for you

We want to set you up to do the best work of your life. You’ll work with the best creative minds, problem-solvers and boundary-pushers. Within our ‘one studio’ structure, there’ll be chances to tackle varied, challenging, creative projects across cities and locations. Our ongoing portfolio includes once-in-a-generation public projects, ground-breaking sustainability and masterplanning projects, and our work is frequently recognised with awards.


We'll help you grow

We’ll give you every opportunity to expand your skills and build your career. We offer support for graduate architects seeking registration, in-house mentoring, on-the-job training and formal training in both technical and soft skills. We offer plenty of scope for flexible and remote working, so our people can pursue passions, raise families, and still advance their careers. 


The benefits are excellent

We have seven beautiful, high-tech studios, all in great locations. Our active social culture includes sports teams, Friday drinks and plenty of other opportunities to mix and mingle. We offer Kiwisaver participation and discounted medical insurance, plus all the little things – like great coffee, fresh fruit, morning tea and afternoon snacks – that make work a great place to be. In addition, we provide immediate recognition for high performance through non-financial rewards, such as restaurant vouchers or weekends away, and reward long service for all staff.

WARRENMAHONEY WELLY 1512 EXTRA OPTION C

We are looking for an engaging and outgoing Studio Manager to become an integral part of our team in our Wellington Studio. This role will role will encompass monthly invoicing, administration reporting, Executive Assistant duties, supplier management and management of the Administration team.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have 10 years or more experience ideally working in professional services
  • Have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and InDesign software programmes
  • Demonstrate a high level of communication skills, both verbal and written, and confidence to seek information from others
  • Previous administration skills working in professional services is highly desirable
  • Have demonstrated initiative and ability to work proactively
  • Be friendly, inclusive and adapt well to different personalities
  • Ideally have a keen interest in design

In return, you will be joining a dynamic team in an agile, vibrant and social work environment, with an open and collaborative approach across all studios to create a ‘one studio’ culture. Flexible working arrangements could be considered. Our people are valued for their contribution to the success of the practice and individual career development is an important aspect of this success. You will work in a team with a passion for quality design and architecture who will support you to further develop your skills and experience.

If this sounds like you, please email your CV and portfolio to [email protected]. All applicants must be NZ permanent residents or hold a valid NZ work permit. We look forward to hearing from you.

MG 6919

We are looking for an engaging and outgoing part-time Receptionist to work 30 hours and become an integral part of our team in our Auckland Studio to act as the principal point of contact for clients and potential clients, contractors, consultants, trade representatives and members of the general public.

The role will be working closely with the Studio Manager to provide administration support as well as being across all hospitality arrangements for the studio which include catering orders and ensuring meeting rooms are tidy. The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes
  • Demonstrate a high level of both verbal and written communication skills, and confidence to seek information from others
  • Previous administration skills would be desirable but not essential
  • Demonstrated initiative and ability to work proactively
  • Be friendly, inclusive and adapt well to different personalities
  • Ideally have a keen interest in design
  • Hours from 11.30am-5.30pm ideally, but some flexibility for the right candidate

In return, you will be joining a dynamic team in an agile, vibrant and social work environment, with an open and collaborative approach across all studios to create a ‘one studio’ culture. Flexible working arrangements could be considered. Our people are valued for their contribution to the success of the practice and individual career development is an important aspect of this success. You will work in a team with a passion for quality design and architecture who will support you to further develop your skills and experience.

If this sounds like you, please email your CV and portfolio to [email protected]. All applicants must be NZ permanent residents or hold a valid NZ work permit. We look forward to hearing from you.

I3 A2223

We have a role for a talented Senior Visualiser to join our Auckland studio. You will become part of a tight-knit visualisation team working between studios. You will be working on a broad range of exciting projects including; civic, commercial, residential and masterplanning work.

The successful candidate will ideally have:

Essential Skills

  • A passion for visualisation
  • Visualisation experience
  • Creative flair
  • Be able to produce high quality architectural images and animation
  • Excellent eye for design, art, composition, lighting, photography and imagery
  • Computer skills – excellent knowledge of Autodesk 3ds Max and an in-depth knowledge of VRay and or Corona, Photoshop and the Adobe Creative Suite
  • At least five years’ industry experience
  • 3D modelling / texturing / lighting / rendering / post-production skills
  • Demonstrate understanding of context of market within which practice operates
  • Recognise client needs and understands what it takes to meet these
  • Proven ability to maintain and develop good working relationships with clients
  • Full technical proficiency
  • Able to guide and advise others
  • Assists in conducting training in area of expertise
  • Integrates various technical items to deliver a solution

Nice to have

  • Architectural qualification
  • Photography / Drone Photography / Film experience
  • Experience using Unreal Engine
  • Experience creating motion graphics
  • Experience using Quixel or Allegorithmic software


In return, you will be joining a diverse award-winning team where there is flexibility for a work life balance. We are a social and inclusive environment with regular social events and provide staff with coffee, morning tea and afternoon snacks. We are an agile, vibrant studios to create a ‘one studio’ culture.

Our people are valued for their contribution to the success of the practice and individual career development is an important aspect of this success. You will work alongside senior leaders who have a passion for quality design and architecture and who will support you to develop your skills and experience.

If this sounds like you, please email your CV and portfolio to [email protected]. All applicants must be NZ permanent residents or hold a valid NZ work permit. We look forward to hearing from you.

Warrenmahoney Welly 0086

We are seeking a talented Architectural Technician with experience and a strong technical focus to join our Wellington studio.  You will be a valued team member with the opportunity to contribute your thoughts in a collaborative environment to develop your building construction knowledge and drawing skills.  

The successful candidate will display and possess the following skills and attributes:  

  • 7 years’ experience, ideally 8+ years. 
  • Be technically focused and have strong site observation experience. 
  • Must have strong proficiency in Revit and be able to produce drawings and documentation to a high standard.

What we offer: 

  • Social and inclusive environment with regular social events 
  • Coffee, morning tea and afternoon snacks 
  • Open to discussion on remuneration package 
  • Career pathways with work choice locations across 7 studios 
  • Corporate membership subsidies 
  • Flexibility for a work life balance    

In return, you will be joining a dynamic team in an agile, vibrant and social work environment, with an open and collaborative approach across all studios to create a ‘one studio’ culture. We value and encourage work life flexibility and working from home. Our people are valued for their contribution to the success of the practice and individual career development is an important aspect of this success.  You will work alongside senior leaders who have a passion for quality design and architecture and will support you to further develop your skills and experience.

All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence. To find out more about this opportunity please contact Amanda Mirams on 09 365 4100.

All applicants must be NZ permanent residents or hold a valid NZ work permit. We look forward to hearing from you.