AECOM Architecture Designer II in Houston, Texas
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AECOM is seeking a highly talented Architectural Designer in Houston, TX.
In this position, you will be responsible for managing the architectural and engineering functions and inspections on a large number of small construction projects. This is a client facing role with travel up to 50% . This position will be based in Houston, Texas, however travel in TX and to clients in other states in the US is required for the position.
The duties and responsibilities of this position include, however, are not limited to, the following:
Perform ABA Accessibility investigations throughout the United States
Develop and prepare elementary 2D AutoCAD plans and elevations
Performing basic architectural/engineering calculations.
Preparing specifications, reports and related data tables.
Maintaining liaison with design and drafting groups.
Preparing, reviewing, and approving drawings as required.
Under the direction of the Supervising Architect, may perform technical assignments of moderate complexity within approved schedules and budgets.
May coordinate technical and administrative activities with employees in other disciplines and other departments participating on an assigned project.
May assist in the training and evaluation of assigned architectural and design/drafting personnel.
Additional comments: It is essential that the applicant be willing to travel to a variety of locations throughout the United States, that the applicant has a safe driving record and that the applicant to adhere to and maintain a responsible travel schedule when performing accessibility site investigations.
BA/BS in Architecture, Civil engineering or related field + 2 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
This position will be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Registration Screening
AutoCAD 2D Experience.
ABA Code knowledge or previous experience supporting accessibility construction projects.
Strong work ethic and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as be able to work closely with and collaborate with a small team
4+ years of related experience.
This position does not include sponsorship for US Work Authorization and will not be offered with this position.
Relocation assistance is not offered for this position.
Exempt Position: Offered rate of compensation (Houston, TX) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $49,000- $67,000.
AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absences, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.
AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.
Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity
You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Business Line: PPM
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Design
Work Location Model: On-Site