Specifications Writer – Charlotte, NC

LS3P is seeking bright, ambitious individuals to join our team. With over 50 years of design excellence in diverse projects across the Southeast and beyond, we offer exciting opportunities for staff to develop career and personal goals within a fast-paced, inspiring, and professional environment.

We are currently seeking a Specifications Writer for our office in Charlotte, NC.

The incumbent will be responsible for specifications delivery and optimization; coordinates with Design Team on schedules, budgets and assignments; develops and maintains standards, checklists and process consistency; provides guidance/direction on tailoring specifications to delivery method; oversees master files for market-specific specifications. Candidates must be passionate about design; detail-oriented; efficient; devoted to quality output; able to work independently, as well as in a team environment; possess the organizational skills to prioritize tasks, handle multiple deadlines concurrently; and have excellent communication skills.


Qualifications + Education

Qualified applicants possess an Accredited Professional Bachelor’s degree or an Associate degree in design or construction related field (architecture, construction management, engineering, product design, etc.) with additional experience.

An ideal candidate will have 5-7 years of experience in assembling specifications for projects of wide ranging design and scope; experience in applying materials and methods to projects in related market types is required; Architect Registration, CSI Credentials and LEED AP or equivalent experience in sustainable design specifying is desirable, not required; and experience with MasterSpec, Specs-In-Tact, AutoDesk Revit and eSPECS is highly preferred.

A cover letter, resume with salary history and salary expectations and portfolio demonstrating Revit skills and rendering abilities is required.

LS3P is pleased to participate in a variety of employee benefits; we will consider relocation assistance/ reimbursement for this position.


Work Environment + Physical Demands

Work is performed primarily in a standard office setting. This position requires sufficient physical ability, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform work in an office setting; which includes extensive employee contact, frequent interruptions, the ability to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time, to occasionally stoop, bend, kneel, crouch, reach, and twist, to lift, carry, push, and/or pull light to moderate amounts of weight, to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand movement and fine coordination including use of a computer keyboard, to verbally communicate to exchange information, to travel to other locations using various modes of private and commercial transportation, to verbally communicate to exchange information with or without accommodation, to see in the normal visual range with or without correction, and can hear in the normal audio range with or without correction.


Reasonable Accommodation

Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job.

Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

Qualified applicants must apply at http://www.ls3p.com/joinus/.


LS3P recognizes the value of diversity in on our workplace.  We are committed to equal opportunity.  We consider all qualified employment applications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, sexual preference, partnership status, gender identity, and protected veteran status, status of participation in the U.S. Uniformed Services, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Individuals who hold legal work authorization applicable to employment in the United States will be considered without regard to citizenship/alienage. LS3P is an Equal Opportunity Employer, an e-Verify Employer and committed to Affirmative Action.

LS3P encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and members or veterans of the U.S. Uniformed Services to apply.