IPS is hiring! We are looking for a talented Architectural Designer II to join our industry leading Architecture team at our quickly growing Overland Park, KS office.
The Architectural Designer II works with a team of Designers, Architects and Engineers to develop design concepts which are incorporated into a final product that meets client specifications. This individual may supervise a less senior Designer or Drafter, but will primarily work on technical aspects of a project.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Develops architectural design concepts; prepares documents during design development phase. Corrects and updates design documents. Develops solutions to design problems.
Uses Revit to develop sketches, drawings and construction documents that align with company design and CAD/BIM standards.
Reviews drawings and documents to assure compliance with company design and production standards.
Attends pre-bid meetings and assists the project team in evaluating commercial proposals.
Ability to work as a team member and capable of interpreting the Project Architect’s design requests.
Proactively alerting team members of a project design change which may affect time and costs of the project. Keeps Project Team aware of workload and requests work when needed.
Works with equipment suppliers/vendors to obtain the necessary information needed for design completion. Interacts with clients on a limited basis to secure scope and design intent.
Routinely archives and retrieves data from electronic database for support of work.
Research equipment selection from catalogs under the direction of the Project Designer/Engineer.
Ensure acceptable levels of quality and checks for coordination of work to assure documents reflect design intent and necessary coordination.
Coordinates architectural design work with related engineering disciplines. Attend job and construction meetings and participate in the coordination of the work.
Basic understanding of building and associated drawings with the ability to search non-routine code issues and obtain interpretations from code officials.
Supports field installation and start-up activities.
Provides limited contribution to performance reviews for assigned staff.
Rendering, diagrams and special projects as assigned.
Qualifications & Requirements:
Minimum 2-6 years of previous architectural design experience.
Bachelor Degree; Bachelor of Architecture degree is strongly preferred.
Must be proficient in the use of computer for design and understand CAD operations; Autodesk Revit drawing in-office experience is required.
General knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems design. Understanding and knowledge of applicable codes.
Proven team player with strong time management skills; must be able to juggle more than one project at a time.
Customer service experience exhibiting strong oral and written communication skills.
For more information about IPS you can visit IPS’s webpage at http://www.ipsdb.com
Sr Director Midwest Region
IPS-Integrated Project Services, LLC.
6201 College Blvd | Suite 175 | Overland Park, KS 66211
C 913.626.4377 O 913-345-9084 (x5201)
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