Performa is a market leader providing highly integrated architectural and engineering services that assist clients in the creation of high performance environments uniquely customized to their brand. The result is the creation of a high-performing environment that is wholly integrated with the strategy, the function and the culture of the client. We are a team of passionate, imagination-stretching professionals committed to exceling at our craft and making a difference for our clients, and our organization!
This position exists to lead, facilitate and coordinate the planning, programming, architectural and engineering design services on a broad variety of projects.
-Project analysis, planning, programming, site analysis and establishing project goals and objectives; coordinates the design activities
-Leads the conceptual, schematic and design development of the project; serves as a professional point of contact for the client during the design process
-Leads the design process; documents critical owner directives and design decisions; leads the design team in the determination of the technical aspects of the project
-Ensures the preparation of construction documents including drawings, specifications and reports; assists in the preparation of construction documents; performs code review and conducts design reviews
-Effectively communicates with client and project team
-Assists with construction coordination.
Preferred candidates will have:
-Bachelor of Architecture degree with 10 - 15 years of relevant work experience; Architectural registration is required.
- Experience in the design and construction of facilities related to Corporate/Commercial, Manufacturing and/or Higher Education facilities is highly beneficial.
-Strong computer aptitude to include a basic knowledge of computer aided modeling (Revit) and Microsoft Office applications.
-Ability to organize and prioritize personal workload and make necessary adjustments to meet strict deadlines. Must be results oriented and milestone driven.
-Strong communications skills to facilitate close work with clients, field personnel, and internal staff; ability to guide and supervise the work of others in a respectful fashion.
-Intimate knowledge of building codes, regulations and requirements. Thorough knowledge of building materials and construction methods; knowledge of procedures and sequencing of construction documents.