The HOK Houston office is currently recruiting a Sr. Architectural Technician to assist in Healthcare Architecture. This position is an exempt position, therefore overtime will not be offered. This individual contributor will work as part of a team in coordination with the Project Manager and Project Architect to assist in the development in the creation and modification of architectural documents. The qualified candidate will have at least 4 years of experience post graduation from an accredited university and be proficient in Revit Architecture.
With preliminary direction from the project architect or more senior technician, analyzes and develops approaches to the creation and modification of architectural documents, elevations, sections, details, etc. ensuring the incorporation of design intent.
Understands and translates design intent into technical documents.
May lead a small team of more junior technicians in developing solutions to technical and design detail problems following established standards.
Assists in client, consultant and contractor project information coordination.
Assists team leader in ensuring that documentation for all phases conforms to quality assurance, quality control and best practice standards.
Conducts product and code research and incorporation of codes into technical documents.
Incorporates Integrated Sustainable Design solutions into projects.
Mentors and directs the work of less experienced staff, may participate in professional development reviews.
May have regular interface with clients and consultants.
May assist in work planning and scheduling processes.
May assist team in construction administration document management.
Assures HOK document standards are met and archives documents appropriately.
May participate in setting up project team software parameters and management of standards.
Takes personal responsibility for fostering a green workplace through sustainable work practices.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree in Architecture or related degree.
Minimum four years experience, large firm experience preferred.
Must have previous Healthcare Project experience.
LEED Green Associate Accreditation required (within twelve months of employment); LEED AP preferred.
KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES
Strong knowledge of architectural building systems.
Strong knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines.
Possess strong hand and CAD drafting skills.
Proficiency in REVIT Architecture .
Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
Proficiency in 3D Modeling software such as 3D Studio Max.
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketchup.
Proficiency in Revit preferred.
Ability to effectively meet deadlines.
Ability to work in team environment.
Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing.
HOK is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, regardless of race, gender, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation.
HOK participates in the federal E-Verify program.|