PROJECT ARCHITECT / DESIGN ASSIST
United Glass & Panel Systems, Inc. is seeking qualified applicants for full-time Project Architect / Design Assist position dedicated to developing and managing exterior façade and building envelope systems.
We believe our team of professionals are responsible for the growth and advancement within our market to becoming the premier glazing and envelope contractor. Experience, knowledge, passion and commitment to excellence in service are key to our success – we are looking to build and strengthen our team with new candidates that share the same resolve!
Candidate should possess excellent verbal/written communication skills and management/organizational qualities, along with dynamic leadership skills in a team-oriented working environment. Applicant must be self-motivated and adept at multi-tasking.
ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Collaborate effectively with team members, clients, architects & engineers within Traditional Project Delivery Methods, Design Assist and Integrated Project Delivery arena toward healthy and constructible envelope designs that meet project expectations.
- Attend required meetings and conference calls as main point of contact during design assist.
- Work with vendors to develop systems most appropriate to meet architects design intent and performance specification
- Assist with developing, managing and executing project estimate within budget.
- Manage project documents including submittals, cost tracking and closeouts.
- Execute project scope as planned, budgeted and scheduled.
- Develop and maintain overall project scope-specific schedule of activities and durations.
- Communicate effectively with subcontractors, vendors, suppliers, manufacturers and project partners to ensure efficient performance and project delivery.
- Maintain professional and positive relationship with internal and extended project team members.
- Facilitate field activity coordination with established project guidelines and quality control/assurance measures.
- Proficient with the following Software:
- Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.)
- Adobe Suite/Acrobat and/or Bluebeam Revu
- Autodesk Revit
- Scheduling Software (Gantt, Primavera)
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Advanced knowledge of exterior building and façade systems
- Familiar with Lean methods of project delivery
- Adept at navigating and interpreting architectural blueprints and specifications
- Bachelors of Architecture