Staff Architect – Wastewater and Water Systems- San Diego , CA.
Parsons is now hiring an experienced Staff Architect to lead design efforts supporting our San Diego pure water project for wastewater and water treatment systems.
Ready to put your skills to work on Technical or Engineering projects?
In this role , you will perform a wide variety of difficult architectural assignments by applying architectural design standards, practices, and techniques. The incumbent at this level is a fully-qualified Architect who is proficient in developing creative architectural solutions. This is an office based position on-site in the La Jolla, California area ( not a virtual based role). We offer a flexible working hours schedule.
Serving in a leadership role to coordinate and manage design efforts for the San Diego Pure Water project.
Manage design efforts for wastewater and water treatment facilities in San Diego City and County and other facilities supporting public water utilities,
Performs a variety of assignments such as conducting architectural studies, developing design concepts and design criteria, and preparing related reports. Reviews CAD drawings, renderings, layouts, study models, construction documents, and color boards prepared by Architectural Designers. Ensures compliance with applicable codes, standards, and client requirements. Provides technical consultations for interdisciplinary analytical studies and analyses. Writes construction specifications and prepares detailed requisitions for equipment and materials. Interfaces with suppliers as required. Reviews supplier drawings and samples, and performs technical bid analyses. Coordinates work with engineering and construction units at project site. Reviews, approves, and issues detailed design and construction drawings and specifications prepared by others. Provides the seal and signature of a professional architect when required by statute or contract. Provides technical guidance to lower-level Architects and Architectural Designer/Drafters working on the same project.
Keeps abreast of current technologies via technical subscriptions and attendance at conferences. Prepares staffing estimates and execution plans. Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture (or equivalent) is required and typically 8 years or more of Related Experience.
Experience with municipal wastewater treatment facilities is desirable
Registration as an Architect is preferred. Requires proficiency in the application of architectural design standards, practices, techniques, and concepts. Proficiency in CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with architectural design is also required. The ability to make presentations to clients and others is preferred.