Professional Designer or Project Architect


The Prime Company is a vertically integrated development company that designs, builds, and manages multifamily housing nationwide. Our in-house design firm, Prime Design, is looking for junior Architectural staff with 0 to 5+ years of relevant work experience to join our office in Manhattan, Kansas. Professionals who thrive on being involved in all parts of the architectural process and are passionate about achieving successful design solutions are encouraged to apply. At Prime Design, we cultivate a collaborative, energetic atmosphere that promotes personal growth and professional development. A talented, hardworking, and self-motivated individual will find ample opportunities to use their skills and grow professionally. 


Job Responsibilities

      Perform a wide variety of tasks under the supervision of senior staff, including:

  • Participate in the architectural process, from schematic design through occupancy

  • Preparation of 2D/3D presentation materials 

  • Creation of all phases of construction documents

  • Assist with code, zoning, and similar research

  • Assist with construction administration

  • Review and coordinate consultant’s work


Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelors or Masters of Architecture from a NAAB accredited college/university

  • Candidate experience can range from 0 to 5+ years

  • Licensure not required, but preferred for more experienced candidates

  • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Photoshop, Lumion, and related software

  • Strong verbal, written, and graphic communication skills

  • Able to work independently and collaboratively as a member of a project team

  • Interest in working in all phases and facets of architectural work

  • Technical detailing experience required for more experienced candidates

  • Experience in multifamily housing, wood construction, or related projects is preferred

  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship.


To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and portfolio/CV of work experience. Selection is made through a combination of experience and compatibility with our team and culture.




  • $50,000 to $80,000/year, based on experience

  • Annual Performance Bonuses



  • Unlimited vacation policy

  • Health and dental insurance

  • Retirement Plan/401k

  • Annual Company retreats

  • Reimbursement of licensing exams


If you have any questions about the position, feel free to contact Bryan Elsey,

Principal of The Prime Company at or 785.317.9352


 About The Prime Company


The Prime Company is a vertically integrated development firm that designs, builds, and manages multifamily housing across the nation. Working at The Prime Company is more than a job. It’s an opportunity to be a part of a business that tries to love people well. Our company values healthy family life, humility, honesty, hard work, laughter, and a sincere desire to help each other out. This mentality permeates everything we do and makes for a truly unique culture. 


The Prime Company focuses on using our God-given talents to impact the lives of people around the globe, especially through financial giving. We currently give millions of dollars annually to this purpose and are on track to donate 90% of our profits by the year 2040. As an employee, you would be partnering with us to support this work around the globe.



If you are looking for a career working with purpose-driven people who strive to be humble and want to make a real impact on the world, then The Prime Company could be the perfect fit. To learn more about The Prime Company check out our website