AECOM Studio Leader - Education in Clifton, New Jersey
United States of America - New Jersey, Clifton
AECOM NY Metro Buildings + Places is expanding its educational studio in our Clifton, New Jersey office. The individual in this position is intended to share responsibility with the Managing Principal for the success of these efforts, including:
Delivery of K12 and Higher Education projects per AECOM project delivery system and quality procedures, on time and on budget
Coordination of in-house training and implementation in support of multi-disciplinary implementation of educational projects
Interfacing with internal staff in order to facilitate understanding of market specific requirements for integration of those standards into project work plans
Communication with all disciplines, including architecture, mechanical, plumbing, sprinkler, electrical, civil, construction management, structural, design and high performance studios
Understanding and helping to facilitate office understanding and implementation of BIM workflow, process and content standards for this market
Training and management of the development of project work plans for multiple projects of various sizes
Responsible for overseeing and coordinating all design development aspects of midsize to large projects and accrue technical staff.
Overseeing and coordinating the technical, aesthetic, and financial requirements for multiple small to large architectural task/projects and staff
Disseminating technical information and industry standards to staff
Coordinating work of the various disciplines and subconsultants on the project
Initiating and completing the correction of any conditions which may adversely affect the completion of the project on schedule and within budget
Overseeing project architects, monitor their individual performance and provide guidance and direction, as needed
Conducting regular meetings with appropriate personnel to disseminate technical informration, coordinate interdiscipline, technical peer and quality assurance reviews of project deliverables
Supporting and enhancing the Company’s marketing effort by participating in preparation and presentation of proposals in the educational marketplace
Providing opportunities for staff for technical/professional growth
Providing leadership to successfully plan, develop, implement and complete tasks, projects and programs, while maintaining high professional standards
Ensuring that quality and excellence is being implemented in line with the quality management system
Maintaining architectural budgets for projects
Deriving architectural fees and budgets
Signing and sealing drawings
Bachelors of Architecture
15+ years of related experience, minimum 5 years in overseeing and coordinating all technical aspects of small to mid-size projects.
15+ experience and background in programming, design and implementation of best practices in the education market sector
Registration as a Professional Architect is required.
Broad general knowledge of the technical, aesthetic, and financial aspects of educational market sector.
Proven ability to support staff members working in educational (K12 and Higher Ed) projects with market specific expertise
Strong presentation and relationship skills to develop and retain new/existing
Ability to deliver innovative design approaches to meet educational requirements
Ability to mentor team members and promote technical excellence
Team building and collaboration skills
New Jersey specific experience in K12 and Higher Educational projects
Good verbal and written communication skills
Broad knowledge of architecture
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
Strong leadership skills
Active member of professional and/or technical society preferred
Autocad, Revit and other computer programs preferred
Highly developed sense of marketing
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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Job Category Architecture and Design
Business Line Architecture
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 193820BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.