AECOM Senior Lab Planner/ Medical Planner in Singapore, Singapore

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149177BR

Position Title Senior Lab Planner/ Medical Planner

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Architecture

Country Singapore

State/Province/Region SG - Singapore

City Singapore

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We help shape the world around us — from high-rise buildings to educational, cultural, research and transportation facilities. Our design process is based on energy-efficient building systems, and appropriate selection of materials and form to maximize environmental conditions and long-term performance.

Job Summary

  • Direct/ Document user requirements (program document)

  • Lead the documentation of laboratory systems such as casework, lab equipment, etc.

  • Consult with and support for Laboratory Planning for assurance of technical criteria, brainstorming future trends and participating in the national practice

  • Lead the definition, analysis, programming and planning efforts for Science & Technology projects and work with the project team in the development of those projects

  • Program and plan lab and high-tech facilities by meeting with clients/users to develop or validate program requirements

  • Collaborate with the project designers in planning the facility by developing planning grids, lab organization, services distribution concepts, etc.

  • Report to Healthcare Leader for day-to-day project criteria such as schedules, deliverables, and project staffing

  • Lead the project team in the early stages of the project by acquiring and documenting project requirements, and communicating / interfacing with other team members

  • Interface and lead the project team in executing user requirements

  • Mentor and coordinate the lab planning work of junior/intermediate lab planners

  • Participate in marketing activities by attending potential client visits, documenting project requirements and assisting in proposal preparations

  • Participate in Marketing presentations

Minimum Requirements

  • 12-15+ years’ experience in programming and/or planning of laboratory and high-technology facilities (or equivalent combination of education and experience).

  • Professional degree in Architecture (Masters preferred).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Registration as a licensed architect preferred.

  • The ability to maintain a lead role in client relationships, planning and team leadership.

  • Demonstrated effectiveness working in a team setting, with a history of customer satisfaction.

  • Well organized and self-motivated with good client presentation skills;

  • Must possess good writing and verbal skills;

  • Working knowledge of Revit desired;

  • Must be experienced with forensic, academic, research and vivarium facilities for College & Universities, Government and Corporate Clients;

  • Excellent communication skills

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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