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Project Architect

Posted:  March 18, 2019

Firm Name:  BG Consultants, Inc. - Manhattan, KS - Lawrence, KS

Overview:

BG Consultants, Inc is looking for versatile and concept-driven Project Architects to join our team to guide projects through all phases of delivery. We are searching for candidates who are well organized, creative, forward thinking, detail oriented and work effectively in a collaborative team environment while also working autonomously on given tasks.

Responsibilities:

  • Leaderships  and team management skills to meet project scope, budgets and schedule while collaborating with Studio Leadership to organize project and document production
  • Experience  and understanding of engineering systems, equipment, technology requirements, detailing and how they relate to construction.
  • Perform construction administration duties for conformance with design intent and construction documents.
  • Experience with necessary codes and regulatory standards.
  • Communicate effectively with project team.

Position Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience preferred
  • Proven experience in project management [experience in detail & design  development, construction documents, construction administration, a plus]
  • Passion for design
  • Understanding of client communications, contract documentation, project scheduling, team leadership, building design, technical detailing, consultant coordination, construction administration
  • Strong writing and oral ability
  • Self-motivated and self-disciplined in a collaborative studio environment, able to organize, encourage and lead small project teams
  • 5 yr Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture, or equivalent
  • Proficiency in BIM software preferred
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, and InDesign graphic software preferred.

We offer an environment where professional growth is encouraged and provide venues to firm ownership. For immediate consideration, please submit your resume & portfolio. Candidates should include documented successful client, consultant and contractor relationships along with their resumes to careers@bgcons.com, referencing Project Architect in the subject line of your correspondence, in PDF format.

Design Professional

Posted:  March 18, 2019

Firm Name:  BG Consultants, Inc. - Manhattan, KS - Lawrence, KS

Overview:

BG Consultants, Inc. is seeking experienced Design Professionals to join our team. The Design Professional is responsible for working with the project team to assist overall effort of completing various project phases. BG offers career advancement and a venue for ownership possibilities.

Responsibilities:

·         Prepares and modifies architectural documents, elevations, sections, details, etc. as directed by others utilizing           Building Information Modeling (BIM).

·         Develops solutions to technical and design problems following established standards.

·         With direction from the project designer or more senior design professionals, develops, modified, and/or                       reviews drawings ensuring the incorporation of design intent.

·         Works closely with design team and assists to complete projects on schedule.

·         Assist in developing project scope, plan, and services during the contract process. Translates planning                           concepts into comprehensible terms for clients, designers and project team members.

·         Prepares 2D and 3D presentation/design drawings.

·         Performs product research; assists project designers and project architects with materials selection and                       system research.

·         Assures BG documents standards are met and archives documents appropriately.

·         May assist team in construction administration document management.

·         May mentor and direct work of intern staff.

·         Fosters a commitment to external and internal client service.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience preferred
  • A professional degree in Architecture is required          
  • Proficiency in BIM software preferred
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, and InDesign graphic software preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of architectural building systems
  • Ability to work well under pressure, juggle and prioritize multiple projects, and adjust work accordingly, often against tight deadlines
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact with senior management, external client organizations, and vendors
  • Must be quality-minded and self-motivated

Interested in joining us? Please send cover letter, resume, and portfolio of work samples in PDF format to careers@bgcons.com.

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