Stantec Medical Planner in Chicago, Illinois

Your Opportunity

We could design buildings just because we can, but we’d rather create places that inspire. Through our Architecture and Interior Design work, we challenge design ideas of the past to create spaces that foster a culture of collaboration—spaces that are designed for community.

We believe good design extends beyond the physical elements of a space—good design shapes our lives, influences our behaviors and interactions, and has purpose. We strive to design spaces that are meaningful and memorable for our communities. Join our team of creative professionals and work with us to create inspiring spaces for all.

Stantec is currently seeking a full time licensed Medical Planner based out of our Chicago, IL office. A licensed Architect (preferred), serving in role as Medical Planner is responsible for engaging with Stantec’s medical planning team regionally and nationally to serve our clients in with a focus on lean operations, innovation and experiential design.

Your Duties

Position Responsibilities:

  • Delivers medical planning expertise regionally and nationally as appropriate

  • Demonstrates proficiency in clinical processes across major inpatient and outpatient service lines

  • Participates in functional and space programming efforts incorporating benchmarks, trends and innovations

  • Understands institutional, ambulatory, and business occupancy environments

  • Work with clinical team members to outline process flows and critical adjacencies of clinical rooms

  • Practices and employs lean operations techniques and work flow process mapping

  • Leads the medical planning process within the design team to create planning concepts reflective of desired operations

  • Guides discussions on medical equipment needs

  • Mentor emerging planning for depth and support of the specialized knowledge execution process

  • Participates in organization and layout of hospital departments on a macro scale

  • Facilitates meetings with clinical care team plus support services departments to determine orientation of clinical rooms and medical equipment

  • Assists in creating, reviewing and coordinating the architectural floor plans, interior elevations of clinical spaces, reflected ceiling plans and equipment plans

  • Key contact person for client relationships with clinical team of client organization

  • Manages the deliverables for the medical planning team within the greater project deliverable schedule

  • Coordinates the planning and design information through the production and documentation process to ensure continuity of the design intent

  • Actively participates in thought-leadership and industry events

  • Promotes principles of sustainability, effective operations and evidence-based design

  • Able to perform in paradoxical environments, balancing opportunities and challenges inherent in health sector engagements

  • Committed to client service excellence

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • 5 to 12 years of experience with licensure

  • Healthcare expertise:

  • Conversant with department of health processes and related issues

  • Conversant in codes and regulatory issues related to healthcare specific design with significant experience in across the various levels of healthcare environments

  • Conversant in healthcare terminology as it relates to services, departments and building types in the healthcare settings

Job ID 32215

# of Openings Remaining 1

Experience (Years) 5

Discipline Architecture & Interior Design