Employer Name: Goody Clancy
Senior Preservation Architect
Type of Employment: Full time
Experience Level: 10+ years
Location: Boston, MA


Goody Clancy seeks a Senior Preservation Architect to join our Regenerative Renewal practice group. Our Boston-based practice works with higher-education clients and research institutions on a variety of new-construction, renovation/addition, and preservation projects – offering a range of experiences and many opportunities for growth. We are looking for an individual who is driven by a commitment to cultural and environmental stewardship through the renewal of existing structures. The best candidate for this position will have experience in preservation projects from existing conditions assessments through design and construction and will express an interest in leadership in this area of practice.  We are looking for creative, friendly, motivated, and collaborative professionals who are actively engaged in ongoing learning and involved in the community outside the office.


  • Collaborates on projects with principal to develop and deliver the design vision
  • Assumes responsibility for project and team management tasks
  • Coordinates with client and consultant representatives
  • Performs on-site building investigations and assessment of existing conditions
  • Recommends and documents treatment, specification, and details for historic and existing building materials and assemblies
  • Contributes to project pursuits and represents the firm at external engagements
  • Communicates concepts of preservation, restoration, and adaptive reuse to the team and client
  • Travels to project sites and client meetings


  • Professional architecture or preservation degree; architectural registration is a plus
  • Collaborative and flexible approach to team assignments
  • Proficiency in Autodesk Revit and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Excellence in design, organization, and communications
  • Ability to make independent design decisions from a sound base of knowledge
  • Demonstrates experience on preservation and existing building projects and the technical and design aspects specific to this project type


  • 100% Employee-owned firm through our Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
  • Firm sponsored training, licensure and conference attendance reimbursement
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave
  • Medical (70% employer-paid); life and disability insurance; available dental, optical, cafeteria plan, 401(k)
  • Hybrid workplace:  three days in office, two days work where you choose.

POSITION REPORTS TO: Regenerative Renewal Practice Leader


Submit by e-mail to hr@goodyclancy.com.  Indicate the position for which you are applying.  Include a cover letter, resume and sample portfolio pages (attachments not to exceed 10MB) 

Goody Clancy is an Affirmative-Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program.  Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Information on the firm and its projects is available at www.goodyclancy.com

About the firm: Goody Clancy is an education design firm. We create transformative environments that foster discovery, community, innovation, and opportunity. Our firm brings together the talents of architects, preservationists, planners, and experts across numerous aspects of a campus ecosystem. These varied perspectives enrich the work we do and fuel a culture of learning and growth. Together, we are committed to doing what’s right for people and planet. This commitment touches every facet of our practice, from our leadership in sustainable design to our first-in-Boston JUST certification. Goody Clancy is honored to partner with clients and individuals who share our passion and vision for a positive future.

Goody, Clancy & Associates, Inc.
420 Boylston St.
Boston, MA  02116