AECOM Senior Wayfinding Designer / Project Manager in Orlando, Florida
United States of America - Florida, Orlando
AECOM is actively seeking a talented Senior Wayfinding Designer for immediate employment in our Orlando, Florida office.
Our ideal candidate will be a highly creative, highly motivated, and collaborative designer with experience in a variety of markets. Time management and strong organization skills are required to handle multiple tasks to meet demanding deadlines. Strong communication, verbal, written, and presentation skills. Able to work collaboratively with a wide range of professional disciplines, peers, and clients with a positive attitude.
Thorough experience with signage fabrication, installation techniques, materials, and construction specifications is required. Strong sense of design for three-dimensional context and environments. Ability to develop signage programming plans and prepare message schedules for complex wayfinding projects. Knowledge of how to prepare and document signage packages from concept to bid. Ability to prepare production-ready art files for fabrication. Capable of reading and understanding architectural drawings. Understanding of the ADA and code requirements and how it is applied to wayfinding. Ability to write and prepare signage standards and guidelines documents. Responsible for designing and managing wayfinding and signage projects from concept to installation. Ability to lead and inspire less experienced team members.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
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About DCS—Buildings + Places
AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice includes architecture, interiors, building engineering, workplace strategy, business transformation, asset advisory, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.
With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, we create better outcomes to grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through innovative, sustainable design solutions.
Our teams have designed and delivered signature projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework; Al Janoub Stadium (with Zaha Hadid Architects) in Qatar; Place Ladywell Temporary Housing in London, UK; the new Philippines Senate Building in Manila; public realm and open space such as Liberty Park, New York, New York, Dasha River, Shenzhen, China, Oxygen Park, Qatar; as well as and corporate workplace and tech facilities for Fortune 500 companies around the world.
Responsibilities included, but are not limited to, the following:
Develops and evaluates plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by others.
Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed planning products.
Usually performs as a staff advisor and consultant as to a technical specialty, a type of facility, industry, equipment, or program function.
Monitors and ensures compliance with local, state, and federal laws.
Oversees specialized planning functions.
Advises the Planning Director on all planning-related matters.
Advises various councils, boards, commissions, and elected officials in planning-related issues.
Evaluates operations and activities of assigned responsibilities.
Prepares reports on operations and activities, recommending improvements and modifications.
BA/BS + 6 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Undergraduate degree in industrial design, communication/graphic design, experience design, urban design, or comparable field
Materials and fabrication/installation methods used in wayfinding and signage experience
Expertise in Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop), CAD Tools
ADA and building code knowledge/experience
- Experience with SketchUp, AutoCAD & Revit
- Relocation and/or per diem are not available for this position
What We Offer
We will give you 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.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Program and Project Management
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 257407BR
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.