Specifications Writer

EskewDumezRipple is currently looking for an Experienced Specifications Writer for our growing New Orleans and Washington DC Studios.


Writing and editing architectural based specifications for commercial projects using SpecLink Cloud

Assisting project managers with Division 1 requirements and contract conditions review.

Work with project teams throughout the design process to determine the best strategy for use of materials and constructability analysis

Providing quality control reviews in both Design Development and Construction Document Phases.

Assisting project designers with material selection and materials and system research.

Maintaining technical resource library and list of technical resource contacts.

Support use of Resilient & Sustainable Design priorities

Essential Skills

Organized and able to handle multiple projects active at the same time

Knowledge of essential specification requirements, especially Division 1

Knowledge of construction materials and methods

Comfortable engaging staff during the design process


Equivalent of a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture.

5+ years of architectural experience.

Revit Experience preferred but not mandatory.

Existing active CSI participation is a significant asset but not mandatory

Intermediate to advanced computer skills in Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel.

Ability to work independently in a collaborative environment while effectively meeting project deadlines.


EskewDumezRipple offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, short and long term disability, life insurance, competitive PTO, and parental leave. Our studio also hosts weekly happy hours and numerous employee events throughout the year.

To Apply

EskewDumezRipple is a welcoming studio dedicated to equity and inclusion and encourages applications from diverse candidates. To be considered for employment, please submit your resume, a link to an online portfolio if appropriate, and contact information for 3 references to jobsedr@eskewdumezripple.com.

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