Reporting to Architectural Design Manager of Housing Project Management Services, incumbent acts as an Associate Architect assigned to new construction, renovations, modifications, and repairs of facilities that are under the management of Housing & Hospitality Services (H&HS). The variety of H&HS functional areas (user groups) includes On Campus Housing, University Apartments, Dining Services, Guest House, and the Lake Arrowhead Conference Center. Has day-to-day responsibility for the following activities: (1) identifying facility needs, developing project scope, schedule and resource options for approved projects, (2) managing and preparing the appropriate design and documentation for the assigned projects, (3) presenting design concepts to the user groups using appropriate CAD drawings, photos and other visual methods, (4) diligently initiating, coordinating and following through on all consultant activities to ensure design adequately reflects user groups’ needs, and (5) supporting construction administration to ensure work is executed in a continuous, prompt manner within the project budget. Act as in-house technical consultant to all H&HS user groups with regards to design and construction.
This position requires strong administrative, writing, and negotiation skills sufficient to take full responsibility and accountability in managing assigned projects.