Be part of a dynamic team who can engage in lean coaching of project teams delivering world-class facilities across all design and construction sectors. BA/Science is a consulting practice within Boulder Associates Architects and has performed work for clients in healthcare, entertainment, technology, high-rise residential, life sciences, industrial, commercial office, and more.
We seek a Lean Design & Construction Coach to join our team in support of our current and future portfolio of work in the integrated project delivery (IPD) area of practice. This role involves managing contract activities on multiple projects as well as organizing and facilitating meetings and workshops directly with clients. The Lean Design & Construction Coach will be responsible for building upon existing client relationships and may include developing new client opportunities. Top candidates will be seeking integration into a diverse team of professionals dedicated to the continuous improvement of a growing practice. This is a remote position and can be done from your home office in Colorado.
Duties and Responsibilities: • Develop an advanced understanding of coaching service lines and relevant elements and materials • Develop and curate standard documents, materials, and methods in collaboration with team members • Facilitate and train Last Planner System implementation with project teams in alignment with LPS 2.0 methodology • Facilitate and train Target Value Delivery implementation with project teams in alignment with TVD 2.0 methodology • Facilitate and train common lean tools, including but not limited to A3 Thinking, CBA decision studies, and Value Stream Mapping • Facilitate and maintain Big Room approach with project teams • Find and develop opportunities to co-present at local and national lean venues • Up to 30% travel pending COVID safety
Required Experience and Attributes: • Professional degree or equivalent in architecture, engineering, or construction management • Ability to work effectively in virtual, in-person, and hybrid teams. • Basic knowledge of CPM scheduling logic, constraint theory, construction cost modeling, and common estimating practices • Basic knowledge of common lean design and construction practices, including Last Planner System, Target Value Delivery, and Integrated Project Delivery • Knowledge of design phases and the standard work of architecture, interiors, structural, civil, landscape, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering • Knowledge of construction phases and the standard work of excavation, concrete, structural steel, building envelope, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, metal stud framing, conveyances, and interior finishes
Preferred Experience: • 4+ years of full-time design and/or construction industry experience – additional commercial construction experience may be considered for a higher-level Lean Design & Construction Coach position • Healthcare or industrial construction project experience • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Docs; Miro or Mural; and Microsoft Project or P6
The minimum annual salary for this role is $70,000, depending on experience. We also offer employees a full benefits package including (but not limited to) medical, dental, vision, life, short term disability and long term disability insurance, a 401-k plan with an employer match and paid vacation, sick, holiday and volunteer time.
Boulder Associates is a design firm that specializes exclusively in healthcare and senior living design. Founded in 1983, they help clients set new standards for healing environments by aligning facility investments with business strategies and goals. This is achieved by emphasizing innovation, design and technical excellence, and a collaborative approach that forms lasting partnerships. Their hands-on approach focuses on one goal: to become a leader in design for health and aging by establishing ourselves as trusted advisors to our clients.
With offices in Arizona, California, Colorado, North Carolina and Texas, Boulder Associates maintains a staff of architects and interior designers who all share a belief in the power of design to enrich lives. They believe that good design directly serves the needs of their clients, the patients and residents, and the surrounding communities.
BA offers a generous benefits package including: medical/dental/vision/life coverage for employees and eligible dependents, paid vacation, sick and volunteer time, a 401(k) plan with a 25% match, profit sharing and more. Boulder Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
To learn more about us, please visit: https://www.boulderassociates.com/