Designer/Project Manager

Designer/Project Manager

Website Ripley Design, Inc.

Position: Designer/ Project Manager

Ripley Design is looking to add a designer to our team.

Ripley Design is a small firm located at the edge of the Rocky Mountains in Fort Collins, Colorado just blocks from downtown (Old Town) one of the region’s most dynamic urban environments.  Fort Collins is a great community with close access to famous breweries, mountain activities and miles of trails.  Whether you are an avid outdoor enthusiast or just like mild winters and great views of the Rocky Mountains, Fort Collins may be the right place for you.  It is a consistently rated as one of the best places to live.

For nearly 30 years Ripley Design has been enhancing the built environment of Northern Colorado. We are a generalist firm with projects ranging from small urban plazas to 1,000 acre mixed use developments. Our passion lies in both the master plan and in the details of the spaces in between. Along with outstanding site designs, our team leads the public approval process. The willingness and passion to lead is one of our core characteristics. Ripley has a thriving team environment and shares an office space with a dynamic architectural firm.  We are a close knit group that likes to have fun!

Why you should apply

·       You are passionate about the built environment

·       You like to have fun and love design

·       Growth potential is only limited by you

·       You want to live in a region with unlimited and varied recreation opportunities

·       You want to make a difference in your local community

·       You enjoy a young vibrant office

If the above list appeals to you then Ripley Design may be the right fit.  Send me your digital resume and portfolio along with a short narrative on why you are interested in Ripley Design.

For more information on Ripley Design visit

Boring but important stuff:

The ideal candidate will have 3 or more years of experience and should be able to prepare plans in AutoCAD (Land FX Knowledge a plus).  Sketch and render plans by hand and in Photoshop.  Some experience in InDesign is also a plus.  Project management experience a plus.  Mostly, they need a willingness to learn and grow in their profession.  We are a small firm so you grow you as fast as your abilities allow you to move up.

As stated above, growth comes with experience and proficiency and there is plenty to offer.

So, if you like to design, have fun, and grow your career, Ripley may be the place for you.  If so email Russell Lee at:


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