Healthcare Architect with Darden Architects, Inc. We are seeking an individual with a commitment to the practice of Architecture for healthcare facilities. Responsibilities will include project management, coordination and preparation of design development, and construction documents for small to large size projects; resolving code and agency approval issues, reviewing shop drawings, project submittals, etc. for document compliance; communicating and coordinating with management, clients, consultants and contractors related to daily business operations.
Candidates must have excellent graphic, written and verbal communication skills and possess a strong desire to excel and advance in a fast paced, challenging and client focused environment. This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth and career advancement within a well-established architectural firm.
Architectural degree required.
Architectural License preferred.
ACHA certification is a plus.
Experience with OSHPD.
5+ years of experience in acute care hospitals, advanced diagnostic and treatment environments, and ambulatory clinics.
Guiding and managing the design team is a responsibility of this position.
The ability to create and implement design concepts and continue the development through all design phases is required along with the ability to work well in a design team environment. Experience with building codes that are applicable to healthcare facilities.
Ability to use REVIT, SketchUp or other 3D Modeling, Animation, Rendering computer graphics programs a plus.
Strong organizational skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Ability to interact with senior management, external client organizations, OSHPD building officials and vendors.
Ability to create and implement design concepts through all phases.
Ability to work well in a design team environment.
Ability to listen and communicate effectively and professionally.
Additional Salary Information: Depending on Experience level and Licensure.
Located in Fresno California, Darden Architects has provided comprehensive Architectural, Planning and Interior Design services throughout California since 1959. We are committed to providing excellent service to our clients and a collaborative design methodology which results in enduring architecture. With every project, Darden Architects is passionate about designing a quality building.