This senior position will oversee the quality of construction documents throughout the design process and also lead the office’s construction administration group.
Develop quality management protocols which will enable the office to produce extremely high quality production drawings and specifications.
Develop quality review processes which can be implemented at specific points during Schematic Design, Design Development and Construction Documents Phases of Design.
Oversee all technical aspects of design and quality management.
Serve as the office senior technical advisor.
Resolve complex technical/design issues and provide guidance to team and consultants.
Contribute with other technical leaders across the firm to ensure firm’s technical standards and restrictions are being applied.
Oversee all aspects of construction administration throughout office.
Work with project managers to address issues such as scheduling and staffing
Have experience with a wide spectrum of construction types, including those associated with mixed use, retail, government, sports and office buildings, as well as corporate interiors.
Work closely with the office leadership including Principals, Design Directors and Project Managers.
Work closely with legal counsel on all legal issues related to design and construction
Architectural Registration required.
Professional Degree in Architecture.
20 minimum years of experience in architectural practice.
Excellent communication and management skills. Ability to work collaboratively with staff members and clients.
Demonstrated experience in construction document preparation, bid review, construction administration and field observation.
Must be able to multi-task, be a team player, possess a can-do attitude, be a self-starter with a passion for mentoring and teaching.
Bluebeam Revu, Microsoft Excel and Word experience preferred.Revit, Navisworks and AutoCad knowledge are a plus.
Strong knowledge of building codes, standards, and regulations.
Extensive experience in Construction Administration, knowledge of construction contracts, and construction types and systems (including roofing/waterproofing, exterior enclosures, and primary building systems, and CA software).
LEED accreditation is preferred.