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Architect - Justice

HOK HOK Employer:
Dallas, TX, USLocation:
Wed, Jul 19 '17Posted on:

The HOK Gulf Coast Region is looking for an Architect for the Justice studio in Dallas.  The Architect is responsible for the issuance and content of deliverables, technical content of HOK documents and coordination of disciplines including consultants. The position is also  responsible for the implementation of Construction Phase Services in collaboration with the PM. Responsible for securing QA reviews and the implementation of comments. The qualified candidate should be a licensed architect and may be responsible for signing/sealing drawings. Needs to participate in and contribute to a culture of design and technical excellence.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Leadership

  • Responsible for ensuring the overall design intent of the project established by the Project Designer is incorporated into the detailed documentation.
  • Monitors the design process from conceptual phase through construction administration, ensuring the design idea is consistent and properly executed.
  • Responsible for technical resolution and coordination for a defined portion of a project.
  • Works with Specification Writer to develop specifications and is responsible for coordination of drawings and specifications.
  • Checks completed reports, plans, estimates and calculations for accuracy.
  • Responsible for communication with other disciplines, vendors, and contractors to ensure incorporation of all information into project requirements and provides support as necessary.
  • Ensures that construction detail documentation conforms to quality assurance, quality control and best practice standards.

Client Interface

  • Works on developing a positive relationship of trust with client Leadership.
  • Regularly communicates with client representative to verify design requirements and specifications, progress reviews and delivery of final presentation.

Teamwork

  • Receives project direction from the Principal in Charge and Technical direction from the Technical Principal.
  • Coordinates use and tracks shared electronic documentation and files with project team, clients and consultants.
  • Assists in planning and conducting work making minor adaptations and modifications to complete working drawing set(s).
  • Writes reports and memos to consultants and vendors to issue changes and track resolutions.
  • Attends on-site visits, field reviews and project meetings. Prepares and coordinates the review of contractor’s schedules, submission of shop drawings and samples.
  • Involved with specification set-up and drawing coordination, research and appropriate use of HOK Standards.
  • Prepares meeting minutes of consultant coordination meetings.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture or equivalent in education or experience required. Master’s degree preferred.
  • 10 plus years’ design experience.
  • Licensed Architect with current registration in your region required, if licensure is offered in your region.
  • NCARB registration preferred.
  • LEED accreditation or Green Associate preferred.

SKILLS & COMPETENCIES:

  • Strong knowledge of design, trends, construction methodology, material application, and manufacturer-supplier appropriateness.
  • Advanced knowledge of architectural building systems.
  • Advanced knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines.
  • Thorough knowledge of buildingSMART, Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Integrated Project Delivery (IDP).
  • Advanced knowledge of QA/QC process.
  • Advanced knowledge of building codes and ability to research and apply/incorporate into technical documents.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Suite.
  • Proficiency in Revit required.
 

Apply online at www.hok.com/about/careers and upload a single pdf file with your resume and portfolio.


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