1,600 people in 24 cities living 4 values for 1 goal:
To use design to help our clients succeed.

We create exceptional environments that meet our clients' most complex design challenges.

We inspire people through our work by expressing timeless cultural, organizational and personal values.

We connect people and place with ideas that come from many minds and imaginations.

We care about serving our clients, enriching lives, improving communities and protecting our natural environment through design.

We are a global architecture, design, engineering and planning firm.

60+ Years of Design + Innovation

A Place to Make a Difference

Behind every HOK project is a team of talented planners and designers supported by a network of friends in IT, marketing, accounting, HR and more.

A Place to Make a Difference

Your team may include the person at the next desk along with people on the other side of the globe. Regardless of location or specialty, HOK’s team members work together to serve our clients, grow as professionals and improve our world.

Start your HOK career today.

Join our team and use your talent’s to enrich people’s lives.
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In each HOK office, we create inclusive environments where ideas grow, innovation flourishes and people can be themselves. The diversity of experiences, backgrounds, locations, viewpoints and ideas is what makes HOK a special place. When you join our team, we’ll be counting on you to help us change the world.

Commitment to Opportunity 
HOK is committed to expanding opportunities for all employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or any other characteristic. Each person is valued for his or her talents, expertise, experience and perspective.

It starts at the top… 
“HOK’s commitment to opportunity begins with our senior leaders and permeates through every level of the firm. From the executive committee to the leaders of our practice groups, we share a common understanding that the differences our employees bring enhance what we can offer to clients and to our communities. There are very real opportunities for every type of person to grow within HOK.”

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 Firms are missing out on a huge talent pool if they don’t celebrate and promote diversity…
“As a profession, we need to provide more opportunities for diversity in leadership. Our Diversity Advisory Council has been doing a great job helping to raise awareness across our firm while providing concrete metrics about how we are improving.”  

susan-klumpp-williams-careers-2m4Susan Klumpp Williams, Executive Committee Member and Managing Principal in Washington, D.C., and Atlanta

It’s who we are… 
“We want to be truly global and to attract and keep the world’s most talented people. When we hire the best talent in every community where HOK practices, diversity is just a natural outcome that improves our work for clients.”

bill-hellmuth--credit-stephen-vossextrabackgroundBill Hellmuth, Chairman + CEO


We care about our people. HOK offers a wide range of benefits for our employees and their families.

Our benefits include time off, flexible work hours, healthcare, retirement plans, wellness programs, and learning and development programs. Your particular benefits package will depend on your position, location and number of years with the company.


Following a week-long fundraising campaign in Oct. 2018, HOK’s St. Louis office donated $38,950 to United Way of Greater St. Louis.

HOK is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, regardless of race, gender, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation.

HOK participates in the federal E-Verify program. For more information, click here.