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Architect – Lab Designer

Perkins Eastman Perkins Eastman Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Thu, Oct 26 '17Posted on:

Perkins Eastman is a global architecture and design firm guided by the belief that design can have a positive and lasting impact on people’s lives. With more than 1,000 employees in 15 locations around the world, we collaborate seamlessly across borders, barriers, and disciplines to connect people and ideas. Whether conceiving of new healthcare models, reviving a local landmark as a boutique hotel, or helping communities become more resilient, we are united in a dedication to progressive and inventive design that enhances the human experience. If everything is design, everything we do is HUMAN BY DESIGN.

Description:                      

The Lab Designer will be responsible for space planning, renovations and focusing on projects with a high degree of technical and programmatic complexity in clinical and research labs.  The Lab designer will be experienced with selecting and specifying lab fit out components.    We are seeking a collaborative individual with strong knowledge of codes and standards applicable to laboratory design and proficient in Revit.

Job Responsibilities:  

  • Design and renovate research and clinical laboratory facilities.
  • Define project scope and preliminary budget estimates or projects and project description. 
  • Coordinator standards and compliance including creation of finished schedules, drawings/submittal reviews and variance submissions.
  • Plan and design efforts on mid to large projects from program verification and pre-design through CD phases. 
  • Lead user meetings.
  • Research large projects and specified lab fit-out components.
  • Develop architectural details and manage coordination of trades.
  • Generate presentation materials and drawings.
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture, Construction or Engineering is required
  • Minimum of 8 to 10 years’ experience with construction and large scale projects.
  • Strong communication, project management credentials, organization, technical and written skills.
  • Team player.
  • Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Rhino, VRay, Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Registered Architect in New York.
  • Proficient with other data management software such as Word and Excel.
  • Develop design concepts and criteria.
  • Manage multiple tasks and participate in design team activities.

 Key Skills:   

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Architecture, Construction or Engineering is required
  • Minimum of 8 to 10 years’ experience with construction and large scale projects.
  • Strong communication, project management credentials, organization, technical and written skills.
  • Team player.
  • Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Rhino, VRay, Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Registered Architect in New York.
  • Proficient with other data management software such as Word and Excel.
 

How to Apply

 If you would like to join a dynamic, energized, innovative and collaborative environment, where your ideas will be heard and your skills challenged, send your cover letter, resume and portfolio as one file (Adobe PDF preferred) to PERecruiter@perkinseastman.com and specify your office location of interest in the subject line: “Lab Designer – New York – Your Name”. Please provide the website source. No phone calls please.

 Perkins Eastman is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and a participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.


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