Architectural Designer

Create 2D & 3D designs of custom homes, barns, garages, commercial projects and more in this Architectural Designer position at our Ellington, CT design & manufacturing facility.

The Barn Yard and Great Country Timber Frames, a 35-year-old construction company specializing in Sheds, Post & Beam Barns, Garages, Light commercial projects is searching for a full time Architectural Designer to join an incredible and creative team. Our company has built & delivered thousands of sheds and custom projects in the New England area and continues to grow. The candidate will have the opportunity to work in our state-of-the-art design & manufacturing facility in Ellington, CT. We offer competitive pay, comprehensive benefits and a professional and comfortable work environment.

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Create 2D & 3D Designs of Custom Homes, Barns, Garages & Commercial Projects.
  • Preparing accurate and clear shop drawings for actual construction use.
  • Determine design requirements based on local and international building codes.
  • Preform (Desire to learn) simple structural analysis of building components to be overseen by Licensed Engineer.
  • Positive & Proactive attitude working with the vast teams that make up TBY & GCTF
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and manage time wisely
  • Professional and personable communications with clients and project team.


  • Must have the ability to communicate with architects and clients alike.
  • Experience required in SketchUp, AutoCAD.
  • Hands-on construction experience preferred.
  • A passion and enthusiasm for your work and a desire to grow professionally.
  • Reliable transportation, telecommuting not available.


  • Health & Dental Ins, 401(k), Vacation & Sick Time, Holidays

Interested candidates should complete the Application for Employment and forward with your resume to

Posted Thursday, June 27, 2019