13 hours
2017-12-142018-01-13

Technical Designer - Work Studio

Gensler
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    10818
Gensler — Career Opportunities


Technical Designer - Work Studio

Careers Site Location: Atlanta, GA, US

Description

Technical Designer – Workplace Studio
 
Gensler is one of the world’s leading architecture, design and planning firms, with staff in locations around the world. Our work reflects an enduring commitment to sustainability and the belief that design is one of the most powerful strategic tools for securing lasting competitive advantage. 
 
As a result of a growing client base and increasing workflow, Gensler’s Atlanta location is currently seeking a Technical Designer.  At Gensler, you will join a highly creative, collaborative team dedicated to innovative problem solving and design excellence.  The ideal candidate should have corporate interiors experience.
 
Mission:
The Technical Designer’s mission is to lead the team in the design and construction documentation of the project and provide technical expertise of the highest quality in support of the design concept, within the budget and schedule, as defined by the project plan.  
 
Responsibilities: 
• Collaborate on all phases of a Corporate Workplace oriented interiors projects, including programming client needs, conceptual design, schematic design, and design development, construction documentation and construction administration.
• Ability to ideate quickly through utilizing computational design tools
• Direct the technical coordination and documentation for construction of the project. 
• Collaborate with the team during the design, planning and development phases with building technology and code compliance expertise
• Produce drawings and details, which meet various and specific program requirements while also representing an overall design concept.
• Coordinate the efforts of all members of the Project Team in finalizing the Contract Documents (project manual, specifications, bid and construction documents)
• Conduct code evaluation and building technology review of the project
• Provide input on technical issues 
• Work with consultants, contractors, fabricators, specification writers, and regulatory agencies to meet overall project objectives 
• Participate in the construction administration of project assignments, including submittals, RFI’s, site visits and project closeout
• Assist in managing client expectations, team communication and consultant coordination
• Contribute to office activities, initiatives, and learning programs 
 
Requirements:
• BA in Interior/Architecture; if Interiors NCIDQ Certified
• 2+ years of related experience as an technical designer with a strong background in corporate interiors 
• Strong knowledge of all aspects of the design process, workplace strategy, design & documentation, and implementation
• Outstanding graphic presentation skills and communicate design ideas quickly
• Computer skills:  Strong Revit user and knowledge of Adobe Suites, SketchUp and/or 3-D Studio Max
• Knowledge of life safety codes and requirements
• Strong leadership, organizational, communication and client relationship management skills 
• Flexibility to focus on a large client account with a variety of project types -or- multiple, concurrent projects in various stages of development
• Ability to work with a large project team, across multiple offices
• Excellent written + verbal communication and management skills to include leadership, organization and client relationship management skills
• Collaborative and team-conscious 
• Ability to handle difficult situations with tact, grace and style
• Must have the ability to maintain existing client relationships and build new client relationships 
 
We value leadership in the managing of people, creativity and identifying and implementing strategy.  You must have strong conceptual thinking, the ability to create great form from interior architecture and embrace sound business strategy as applied to effective spaces. You must be able to rally teams around the ideas you put forth.  You must be able to work beyond a project-based focus to also address the culture and needs of the greater office and region.  You must be able to market and maintain client relationships.  You must be service oriented and willing to foster a respectful, creative and inspiring environment.  You should value a great reputation in the design community at large.
 
For consideration, please submit resume and relevant work samples. Submittals must include work samples for full consideration. 
 
Gensler is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
 
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