Jacobs Architectural Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts

Architectural Specialist

Description

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Reporting to the Group Manager, this role will work closely with architectural design and technical leadership as well as engineering discipline project leads to design, develop, document, observe, and administer the construction of complex program driven facilities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Researches, programs, plans, designs, and administers building projects for clients, applying knowledge of architectural design, construction detailing, construction procedures, zoning and building codes, and building materials and systems.

  • Plans and programs layout of project(s); coordinates and integrates engineering elements into unified design for client review and approval.

  • Utilizes computer-assisted design software and equipment to prepare project designs and plans.

  • Working with the Project Manager, may direct, supervise and check activities of workers engaged in preparing drawings and specification documents for the Conceptual Design Phase, Schematic Design Phase, and/or the Detailed Design Phase of a project.

  • Assists the Project Manager in developing, maintaining and revising project budgets and schedules.

  • Conducts periodic on-site observation of work during construction to monitor compliance with Detailed Design Documents

Qualifications

  • 7 years’ related experience in building design is required.

  • Bachelor’s in architecture from an accredited program is required.

  • Registration not required.

  • Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office suite is required.

  • Thorough knowledge and application of zoning and building codes is required.

  • LEED AP is preferred.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Req ID: BIA0003ER