Specifications Writer

About BRIC Architecture, Inc

BRIC Architecture, Inc is focused on developing partnerships with administrators, educators, students, and communities to envision, plan, and design innovative teaching and learning environments.

We are a full service architectural, planning and interior design firm with a commitment to community based educational design. With an intentional focus in educational architecture, our Principals and staff have worked with over 40 public school districts, completing over 75 major school projects in the last 15 years. We are united by a passion for creating innovative, thoughtful and inspiring learning environments.

Building Relationships | Inspiring Communities

Our Portland office is searching for a Specifications Writer to join its growing team.


  • Prepare specifications for various size projects
  • Maintain Master Specification
  • Review architectural and subconsultant drawings for coordination with project specifications
  • Research products to serve as resource to architectural staff
  • Coordinate subconsultant specifications
  • Maintain relationships with vendors
  • Serve as a technical mentor for staff
  • Participation in project team meetings


  • Prior experience writing technical specifications
  • 5+ years working in architecture industry
  • Well organized with a rigorous attention to detail
  • Ability to manage and prioritize tasks and time efficiently
  • Willingness to provide guidance and leadership combined with an ability to listen and learn from all team members and partners
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to function as part of an effective team
  • Proficient at building positive relationships at all levels, internally and externally
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of SpecLink a plus
  • Architectural degree preferred
  • Prior experience in public bid projects in Oregon a plus

Please send cover letter and resume to: careers@bric‐arch.com