Mid-Level Architect at Wood PLC in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking a Mid-Level Architect to join our pharmaceutical group in Center City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office. Wood is looking for an energetic, self-motivated, individual with the ability to execute all phases of design including initial programming, planning, feasibility, scope and concept development, detailed design, construction documentation, and construction administration. The successful candidate shall display a solid working knowledge of the International Building Code and construction document preparation (e.g. graphics, detailing and specifications) as well as organization and distribution during all stages of development (e.g. review, bid, permit, etc.). Project sizes will vary and will include both existing building improvements and new construction

  • Performs various tasks in each of the three project phases: Design Development; Construction Documents; Construction Administration
  • Daily activities include problem-solving on both large projects and small consultations for project managers and other disciplines
  • Provides a wide range of ground-level architectural services while maintaining a sense of urgency and prioritization of tasks
  • Participates and coordinates the preparation and quality of contract documents, including drawings and specifications
  • Responsible to review and rectify the design related to all applicable Codes and produce documents including Life-Safety, Egress, and General Code Compliance drawings and narratives.
  • Coordinates multiple-discipline overlays, construction techniques, and sequences
  • Performs site observations such as recording and reporting of existing conditions and construction progress
  • Effectively addresses problems and questions as they occur during construction
  • Writes reports such as feasibility studies, design criteria, and recommendations
  • Responsible for coordination of all aspects of other disciplines as they affect the building envelope and interior
  • Traveling maybe required for project development and execution
  • The candidate will follow projects through approvals and construction

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Architecture (5 year program) or Master of Architecture (M.Arch.)
  • Architectural licensure preferred
  • Minimum 6 years experience
  • Previous pharmaceutical architectural design experience preferred
  • Willingness and Qualifications to obtain NCARB certification
  • Knowledgeable with architectural software packages:
    • AutoCAD
    • Revit
    • Sketchup
  • Experience in preparing Specifications preferred
  • Flexibility to travel (moderate) required
  • Knowledge of cGMPs preferred
  • International experience a plus

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.