Great projects. Great clients. Great colleagues. Great benefits. And our offices are in some of the world’s most desirable destinations: Waimea (Kamuela), HI and Sun Valley, ID — where people love to live, work and play.



Work environment

Our design studios offer the benefits of working in a small-firm environment with the resources and reach of a larger company. It’s a great place to learn about the profession in a holistic way. Everyone has the opportunity to see a project through from master planning to design development and from detail design through construction administration.


We are a close-knit group, emphasizing trust, mutual respect and cross-pollination of ideas, and while the atmosphere is informal, we’re known for excellence in all aspects of our practice. The project team and the client rely on the diverse talents of the individuals in the studio to get the work done in the best way possible. Good ideas can come from anyone on the team.

Learning, growth and advancement

de Reus Architects is interested in attracting and advancing talented people. We believe that supporting continuous learning contributes to the success of our employees and the achievement of our organizational goals.

Community involvement

Ka nohona lokahi is the way of living in harmony with the laws of spirit, nature and man. We are committed to assisting our local community as well as our global community, and we support multiple non-profit organizations.

Why you’ll like working with us

We offer more resources and better opportunities than most firms our size. At de Reus Architects, you’ll be working with state-of-the-art technology, and you’ll be exposed to world-class professionals and consultants who are meticulous about design, detailing and craftsmanship. Our team members like being part of a company whose culture they describe as: exceptional, inspiring, innovative, creative, responsive, adventurous, friendly, family-like and fun.


We offer great benefits, including paid vacation (increasing with tenure), sick days, holidays; company-paid medical, dental, vision, life; plus a 401K-match and profit sharing.

Who we’re looking for

We’re looking for designers and architects with a combination of design and technical abilities who can work both independently and collaboratively. Ideal candidates will have experience with both new construction and renovation along with a proficiency in Revit or AutoCAD and graphic design software tools (Adobe applications). Individuals are expected to have experience putting drawing sets together at all stages of design and documentation, as well as coordinating consultants and project teams/deadlines.


Project Architect

The Waimea, Hawaii office of de Reus Architects, Inc. is looking for generalist architect with fluency in both the Japanese and English languages with five or more years of post-bachelor’s professional experience.

The position is to join the firm in their Waimea, Hawaii office for a specific project team.  With offices in Waimea and Sun Valley, Idaho, the firm has a reputation for innovation and excellence in delivering professional services, coupled with the integrity of being a trusted advisor to clients.  We are an evolving firm looking for a talented, motivated candidate to join a firm that nurtures and mentors talent.

The ideal candidate would preferably have direct experience in development of construction documentation for high-end residential and hospitality work, other candidates however will also be considered.  Direct experience with construction administration phase services would be a benefit with this position. We are seeking an individual who is motivated and focused; has great communication and teamwork skills; a person that is friendly and enjoys collaboration within a project team.  Fluency in English and Japanese languages is a requirement as well as a good proficiency in AutoCAD . 

We provide a challenging full time position with health benefits, retirement plan and profit sharing.

To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter, statement of your professional goals and objectives along with your resume and three to four PDF samples (maximum of 8mb total) of your work.

Electronic submissions are preferred over phone calls.

Send your qualifications information to: kwest@dereusarchitects.com

de Reus Architects practices Equal Employment Opportunity in all Job Openings, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, color, gender, age religion, marital or citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender expression and identity, or any other basis prohibited by local, State or Federal Law.

Junior Architectural Designer

The Waimea, Hawaii office of de Reus Architects, Inc. is accepting resumes for a Junior Architectural Designer with a minimum of 3 years of residential experience.  Background or an interest in high-end residential and hospitality design is preferred.  We are seeking an individual who is interested in working on all phases of architectural work, is motivated, focused, friendly and able to effectively collaborate within a project team.  Design sensibility, teamwork and communication skills are essential.

High proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, 3D modeling and graphic design software tools are required for this position.   It is expected that the individual has experience applying these tools to carry out all phase of project delivery.  This position requires a B.S. or B.A. in Architecture.

de Reus Architects has a reputation for design excellence and highly professional delivery of services, coupled with the integrity of being a trusted advisor to clients.  We are an evolving firm looking for talented, motivated candidates to join our office in Waimea, Hawaii.

To apply for a position, please submit a cover letter, statement of your professional goal and objective along with your resume and three to four PDF samples (maximum of 8 mb total) of your work to: HR@dereusarchitects.com