HGA’s Healthcare practice group is seeking a talented, ambitious, licensed Sr. Project Architect.
This position requires someone to work independently as a technical expert on various projects as assigned by a Project Manager or Principal. Will lead selected projects in a manner that is responsive to client's needs and deadlines consistent with HGA architectural procedures, standards and quality expectations. Must have excellent communication, presentation, time management and people skills.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develops concepts according to parameters defined by Project Manager.
Provides quality control for the design function and integrates and coordinates all disciplines into the building project.
Maintains ongoing communication to understand any project changes, design issues or time/budget constraints that may impact initial assignment.
Interacts and communicates effectively and professionally with other team members.
Utilizes past knowledge and experience to enhance the quality of product, recognizes problem issues, communicates impact to team and seeks clarity when necessary.
Serves as lead technical architect for projects in design, documentation and construction phases and attends all design meetings.
Meets project design schedule and design construction budgets.
Reviews detailed cost estimates and evaluate bids with project manager and prepares analysis including alternates or substitutions to reduce costs.
Responsible for QA/QC/OSHPD processes on various projects.
Develops, on a continuing basis, project standards and project production procedures, to enhance the quality and efficiency of the projects and department’s output.
Coordinates construction documentation preparation and serves as key daily contact with the client. Assists Project Manager with General Contractor contact as well.
Administers and coordinates project documents with other disciplines and consultants to ensure that a complete construction package is assembled.
Other duties or responsibilities as assigned.
May require travel to visit a Client's office, production facility or industrial/construction job site where conditions may vary.
When performing work outside of the firm's office, appropriate safety training and safety equipment will be provided by the firm and/or Client as required.
Graduate Architect - Bachelors of Architecture or Masters of Architecture required
Minimum 15 years required
OSHPD experience/knowledge required
Software to include proficient use of: AutoCAD, Revit and other graphic programs as well as expertise with project management software
Other software knowledge may also include: Form Z, 3D Studio
Internal Number: HC001
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