This position with our client who is one of the most respected engineering, construction, and project management companies in the world.
Ensuring conformance with Contract Requirements relating to Engineering
Conforming Client's Standard procedures to Project Requirements and ensuring their implementation
Supporting the supervising engineer in planning and implementing a program to develop self-perform engineering capabilities and resources
Independently performs complex architectural assignments and receives technical guidance from a senior architectural specialist or supervisor on unusual or complex problems and supervisory approval on proposed plans for projects.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:
Develops and interprets architectural design criteria and specifications for complex infrastructure projects
Performs assignments independently with instructions as to the general results expected
Analyzes problems with conflicting design requirements, sketches ideas and recommends possible solutions
Analyzes and reports on the suitability of unconventional materials, techniques and/or difficult coordination requirements
Prepares and presents architectural concepts and developed deigns using 3D tools to client for approval
Prepares reports for clients as required
Prepares or assists in the preparation of conceptual studies, designs and reports for proposals
Develops and reviews project schedule, cost estimates, quantity takeoffs and staffing requirements for proposals, forecasts and change orders
Plans, coordinates or prepares equipment, material specifications, work scopes, material requisitions, bid evaluations and award recommendations
Reviews and approves key calculations, design documents, supplier drawings and data and changes orders for the project to which assigned
Provide architectural support during the construction phase of the project. Assist in providing oversight for subcontractors providing professional services such as construction quality assurance
Coordinates architectural efforts in assigned areas with specialty groups, engineering disciplines, the client, vendors, contractors, construction and other functional groups.
Mentors and assists in on-the-job training of personnel.
Technical knowledge of architectural concepts, techniques, materials and construction methods. Working knowledge of planning and control methods.
Broad knowledge of precedents in a specialty area and of principles and practices of related engineering methods and systems.
Knowledge of architectural design, arch specialty areas, production techniques, codes and standards, building materials, LEEDS certification, regulatory standards, design criteria and construction methods
Familiarity with construction practices and economics.
Knowledge of current industry or regulatory standards and design criteria pertinent to architectural work.
Skill in assessing the scope of problems and developing practical solutions.
Understanding of Engineering Department Procedures (EDPs), design guides,
Adequate experience of preparing a very high quality presentation drawings using 3D perspectives, isometrics, 3D walk thru using 3D max studio tools. Knowledge of other application and coordination of 2-D and 3-D Computer AIDED Design (CAD) tools is essential.
Skill in oral and written communication.
Minimum 5-year degree in Architecture from an accredited college or university
Minimum 20 years of experience in Infrastructure projects like Rail/Road/Metro Transportation and Aviation. This practical work experience must be primarily in architecture, but may be supplemented by relevant experience in related areas of the building industry.
Professional license from a recognized licensing board and/or LEED certification shall be added advantage