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.

8 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.

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We have created a new role of Recruitment Manager to lead our strategic and operational recruitment activities. Based in Auckland but operating across Australia and NZ, this role will be responsible for the whole remit of recruitment from identifying and implementing different sourcing strategies, liaising with leaders on recruitment needs, identifying new channels and creatively using social media to target passive and active candidates to managing and undertaking the day to day recruitment activities of the team and ensuring we provide a high quality candidate experience.

 The successful candidate will have:

  • At least ten years’ experience in recruitment, with ideally five years in a management position
  • Experience leading an in-house recruitment function with strong people leadership skills
  • Extensive understanding of, and experience in, best practice recruitment, including different recruitment assessment tools, interview techniques, candidate selection methods and sourcing channels
  • Experience building strong employment brands
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Ideally, experience in a design or architecture environment

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.  Our people are valued for their contribution to the success of the practice and our focus on individual career development is an important aspect of this success.

If this sounds like you, please email your CV to sarah.coleman@warrenandmahoney.com  All applicants must be NZ permanent residents or hold a valid NZ work permit.  We look forward to hearing from you.

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We are seeking an experienced Architectural Graduate to join our Wellington studio.  The successful candidate will have: 

  • A tertiary qualification in architecture
  • A minimum of two to three years’ working experience
  • An eye for design and demonstrate clear technical capabilities
  • Excellent communication skills as you will be fully involved in projects, contributing your thoughts and ideas
  • Experience using Revit

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.  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 assist you on your pathway to registration.

If this sounds like you, please email your CV and portfolio to HR@warrenandmahoney.comAll applicants must be NZ permanent residents or hold a valid NZ work permit. We look forward to hearing from you.

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A rare opportunity to influence the built future of Queenstown, New Zealand

The luxury and adventure capital of the Southern Hemisphere, Queenstown’s alpine location and metropolitan culture forms an idyllic location for work and play. Due to growth, Warren and Mahoney is seeking our next Principal and studio co-leader to help develop Queenstown’s built identity and environment. Working with the current leadership team, you will also be shaping the future of the practice.

At Warren and Mahoney, we believe that identity matters. Our next Principal will be an expert communicator, strategist and designer, with a passion for understanding local cultural contexts, and translating them into spaces that connect people and create a sense of belonging. With a portfolio of exceptional built work in the high-end hotel, hospitality, and residential sectors, either gained in New Zealand or further afield, you will be inspired to grow and develop our opportunities both in the Queenstown office and wider Warren and Mahoney network. Your office will be set just one street back from the majestic Lake Wakatipu, but your influence will extend across our other six studios that act as one.

In addition, our next Principal will:

  • Have a track record of delivering insight-led, user-centric projects that connect people to place and shape a community’s identity
  • Be an expert communicator who develops trusted relationships with clients, key stakeholders and pivotal community groups, and actively engages with the local business community
  • Fundamentally understand the financial, social and environmental benefits of good design, and incorporates these understandings at the heart of his/her work
  • Be a natural leader, both in collaborating with your co-leader and team, and in setting a new standard for Queenstown’s built environment
  • Be a Registered Architect with at least 10 years’ experience.
  • Be a part of Warren and Mahoney’s next chapter. 
  • Help define a new benchmark for Queenstown’s design. 
  • Build upon our exceptional project legacy. 
  • Be a part of the design and business community that builds and thrives upon Queenstown’s global success.

In return, we offer a leadership role in a dynamic design business and an excellent remuneration package, which includes the potential for shareholding.

Please send us your portfolio and CV, with a cover letter detailing your career highlights, to Sarah Coleman, Group People and Culture Officer at sarah.coleman@warrenandmahoney.com by Sunday 8th July, 2018.

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We are seeking an experienced Project Architect to join our Auckland studio and lead a number of high profile projects. We are looking for someone with:

  • demonstrated ability to set design direction
  • experience in leading and delivering significant projects
  • ability to develop, maintain and lead successful client relationships
  • experience in producing quality documentation

Successful candidates will have a tertiary qualification in architecture and be registered in either NZ or abroad, ideally with a minimum of ten years’ practice experience.

As we are a highly collaborative team, excellent communication and presentation skills are essential.

This is a key role in our busy Auckland studio.  If you are looking for more opportunities to lead in a vibrant, growing studio with a passion for quality design and architecture, then we would love to hear from you.

If this sounds like you please email your CV and portfolio to HR@warrenandmahoney.com.

 

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We are seeking a talented Intermediate – Senior Revit Architectural Technician to join our Auckland studio. 

Warren and Mahoney attracts a diverse range of projects that give our Technicians challenging work and variety.  We are seeking candidates that are proactive to uphold the high-quality design and build ethics our practice prides itself on, and an independent attitude which allows you to take responsibility and ownership of your work. 

You will hold a tertiary qualification as an Architectural Technician, demonstrate complex architectural knowledge and proficiency in Autodesk Revit

We are team-oriented with an emphasis of working collaboratively with other Warren and Mahoney studios.

If this sounds like you, please email your CV and portfolio to hr@warrenandmahoney.com. The role is available for immediate start.  All applicants must be NZ permanent residents, or hold a valid work permit.  We look forward to hearing from you.

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We are seeking a Revit Technician for our studio in the unique and inspirational environment of Queenstown.  Join our dynamic and dedicated team where residential, commercial and hospitality projects are designed to respond to the landscape.  

This role requires you to apply professional architectural knowledge demonstrating documentation services to meet the New Zealand building codes. We are seeking candidates that are proactive and work autonomously to uphold the high-quality design and build ethics our practice prides itself on, and an independent attitude which allows you to take responsibility and ownership of your work. 

You will hold a tertiary qualification as an Architectural Technician showing a high level of Revit CAD skills.

We are team-oriented with an emphasis of working collaboratively with other Warren and Mahoney studios. If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.

Please email your CV and portfolio to hr@warrenandmahoney.com.  The role is available for immediate start.  All applicants must be NZ permanent residents, or hold a valid work permit. 

 

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We are seeking an experienced Project Architect to join our Wellington studio and lead a number of high profile projects. We are seeking for someone with:

  • Demonstrated ability to set design direction
  • Experience in leading and delivering significant projects
  • Ability to develop, maintain and lead successful client relationships
  • Experience in producing quality documentation

Successful candidates will have a tertiary qualification in architecture and be registered in either New Zealand or abroad, ideally with a minimum of ten years’ relevant experience.

As we are a highly collaborative team, excellent communication and presentation skills are essential.

This is a key role in our busy Wellington studio.  If you are looking for more opportunities to lead in a vibrant, growing studio with a passion for quality design and architecture, then we would love to hear from you.

If this sounds like you please email your CV and portfolio to HR@warrenandmahoney.com.

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We are seeking an ambitious and talented Architect with experience in the New Zealand health sector to join ourAuckland studio.

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

  • The ability to develop and maintain successful client representative relationships
  • Have a minimum ten years of experience in the health sector
  • Experience with District Health Boards and private health providers 
  • Proven experience in taking projects post-concept to completion
  • Experience leading a project team and relevant co-ordination experience with secondary     consultants
  • Proven experience in quality design and documentation
  • Proven experience in a formal Quality Assurance process

Successful applicants will hold a New Zealand-recognised architectural qualification, with a portfolio that demonstrates clear design ability and technical knowledge in the delivery of health projects. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential.  

You will join a dynamic and creative team working across Australasia on a diverse portfolio of projects. 

If you have a passion for influential design and architecture and this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, then we would love to hear from you. 

 If this sounds like you please email your CV and portfolio to hr@warrenandmahoney.com.  The role is available for immediate start.  All applicants must be NZ permanent residents, or hold a valid work permit.  We look forward to hearing from you.