Mahlum supports healing, living and learning – all within a strong context of community.

We strive for the highest caliber of design while nurturing a culture of inclusion. Through integrated contributions of all team members we are able to create elegant solutions to complex problems.

We are hiring! We are currently seeking the following positions:

  • Material Performance & Specification Coordinator: Help creatively integrate and propel our materials research and advocacy with firm-wide project documentation. Support teams with specifications, material libraries, and coordinate with vendors. Bachelors degree in relevant field and 5 years related experience preferred. Open to either Portland or Seattle locations.

While we are working remotely under COVID-19 guidance, we look forward to the days ahead when we will be returning to our Seattle and Portland studios, engaging with each other and our clients in person again.

Please see application instructions below.

Come join us.

We are creating the communities we want to live in, where our children thrive, where our families heal, and people endeavor together. Stand with us.

We are dedicated, with a passion for our professions and a commitment to our communities. Supporting each other is part of what makes our teams special. As a firm, we support our staff with competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits. You’ll find this out through our interview process as we provide pay transparency to our staff and with our candidates. We pay 100% of our employee’s benefits costs, provide a 401(k) match you are always 100% vested in, and generous profit-sharing bonuses. We are committed to an ongoing flexible work environment with options for our future.

Mahlum is proud to participate as a JUST organization and is committed to a culture of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion.

To apply:

  1. Include your CV/resume, along with portfolio/work samples or a link to your webpage. If including attachments, please limit to 4MB total.
  2. Want to delight us? Include in your email, or a separate letter attachment, your interest in applying with Mahlum.
  3. Email us at with the above materials.