This position provides leadership and develop space programs, space plans, budgets/ conceptual estimates, schedules, site requirements, guidance on project designs, and presentation materials. Ability to assess and understand project goals and constraints; including client values, needs and objectives, is essential. This position has many other related duties and is in Bowling Green Ohio. Deadline to apply: May 25, 2018
Essential Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities
Obtain understanding of overall project goals and constraints, including client values, needs and objectives, construction and design budget limitations and schedule requirements.
Evaluate existing program information and/or develop initial programming information. Possesses ability and expertise to program and plan facilities and collaborates with user groups, departments, and the university administration as required. Prepare functional and space programs.
Evaluate existing facilities for functional efficiency and space requirements, equipment and technology requirements and preparation of code analysis. Evaluate and implement code and other governing agency requirements for university facilities.
Assists in site selections, evaluations and/or feasibility studies.
Prepare design and floor plan concepts. Also prepares design presentation materials and serves as lead in presentations to users.
Consult with project managers, architects and other designers in the preparation of design and construction documents, including materials selections and interiors. Able to prepare projects design and other documentations (for limited scope projects) when necessary.
Monitors quality of architectural drawings and documents, maintaining timely delegation, coaching and communication as appropriate with team leaders who are responsible for work flow/timelines.
Monitors facility renovation/construction projects for consistency with space guidelines and design standards.
Advises and assists academic, administrative and other units in their long-range space planning and in the preparation of their capital requests. Ensure that space planning uses a “best practice” approach.
Prepares appropriate conceptual estimates for identified projects. This would include all construction elements, as well as associated FFE and soft cost requirements.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Computer literacy, excellent communication skills, experience in spreadsheet skills, knowledge of 3D computer modeling and graphics, demonstrated success in executing planning and design projects, experience with governing/regulatory agencies, and familiar with current treads in higher education planning and design. Higher education experience a significant plus.
Bachelor’s Degree of Architecture, Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design related position required. Also required, Seven to ten years experience in architecture, with strong experience in space planning and programming and conceptual cost estimating. Professional Registration (State architectural registration or interior design registration through NCIDQ). Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and comply with the university’s vehicle use policy.
Full-time, Administrative staff position available. Administrative Grade Level 357. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Full benefit package available.
Full-time, Administrative Staff position available. For instructions on how to apply for this position visit https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/ or contact the Office of Human Resources. BGSU. AA/EEO/Disabilities/Veterans. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Bowling Green State University, please call 419-372-8421.
Bowling Green State University is a tier-one, public university serving 19,000 students on two campuses in northwest Ohio. The University has nationally recognized programs and research in the natural and social sciences, education, arts, business, health and wellness, humanities and applied technologies. BGSU seeks talented individuals to join our community in Bowling Green, Ohio, recognized as one of the “Best College Towns of America.”Bowling Green State University provides experiences that enhance lives. Students are prepared for lifelong career growth, lives of engaged citizenship and leadership in a global society. U.S. News and World Report names BGSU as one of the top public universities nationwide with a strong commitment to first-year programs that lead to success. Within our transformative learning community, we build a welcoming, safe and diverse environment where the creative ideas and achievements of all can benefit others throughout Ohio, the nation and the world.