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Brand:  Matthews Memorialization
Line of Business:  Mausoleum

Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15275


Matthews Gibraltar, the leader in the memorialization industry is looking for candidates to join our construction team to build historic mausoleums. Take your career to the next level, working for a 160 year old company with amazing people.  We serve cemeteries including mausoleum maintenance, additions to existing structures and new construction while providing outstanding customer service and support.  

We are currently searching for a candidate to join us in a Architect role.  Matthews offers competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, strong 401(k) plan with matching, generous paid time off, and an employee stock plan. 

**** 2500 Dollar Signing Bonus ****

The Architect manages the architectural services of the Division, building mausoleums. This position plans and designs the development of mausoleums per client’s specifications, photos and building examples. 


  • Oversees all projects including reviewing, correcting and approving proposal’s and construction drawings.
  • Meets with prospective and established clients and representatives, answers questions pertaining to design and building code concerns/issues.
  • Travels to job sites, attends project meetings, clarifies construction drawings with field personnel and inspects construction.
  • Researches and prepares building permit applications and determines permit fees and responds to plan reviewers and/or code officials.
  • Plans, directs, and coordinates activities of employee(s) to ensure goals or objectives are accomplished.  Mentors, coaches, trains and develops team.
  • Additional duties as assigned. 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in architectural studies, construction management or related field
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) – for multi-state registrations preferred. 
  • Architectural Registration (w/ “Home State”) preferred
  • Negotiating and managing Design consultant contracts experience 
  • Routine travel either locally, nationally, and/or internationally may be required.
  • Knowledge of national and local building codes.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD or other computer aided drawing system(s)
  • Ability to interpret and apply building codes
  • Familiar with AIA documents
  • Understand and able to manage various engineering consultants
  • Basic degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications. 
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning). 
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients.
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and management. 
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting. 
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  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands and fingers, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.  
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The noise level in the work environment may be high.

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.


Matthews Memorialization is a leader in the memorialization industry who is committed to helping customers grow their businesses and helping families move from grieving to remembrance by providing products of superior craftsmanship and revenue generating programs and services. Within this industry, our Environmental Solutions is focused on the design and manufacture of advanced combustion systems. Matthews Memorialization is a (MATW) Matthews International company.   

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants.  In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh