Stantec Project Architect in New York, New York

The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us forward instead?

Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future—join us!

Your Opportunity

Our Architecture & Interior Design group is renowned for creating high-performance, fiscally responsible and award-winning buildings and interiors. We’re passionate about the design quality of the built environment and create designs that are timeless, intelligent, and sustainable. This is the place where great ideas and rewarding careers call home. In our multidisciplinary, team-based environment, collaboration is key among a talented group of architects, project managers, interior designers, planners, and technologists, who work together to create innovative and integrated solutions for a wide range of clients. Our services include architecture, interior design, and planning for a wide variety of sectors.

Your Key Responsibilities

The Architect will work full time at the Port Authority of NYNJ’s office in Jersey City, NJ. Primary responsibilities will involve performing Tenant Alteration Application review services, including code compliance review of Construction documents, and permitting of construction projects. Under the supervision of the design standards Manager and the Supervising Architect, the Architect will be responsible for reviewing architectural design documents for tenant projects at the Port Authority facilities for compliance with applicable construction codes and Port Authority technical standards.

Tasks may include:

  • Analyzing and reviewing drawings, specifications, reports, and studies for compliance with codes and standards;

  • Coordinating the review comments from other technical disciplines and preparing memoranda for transmitting comments to the line departments;

  • Attending meetings with tenant design consultants to discuss the review comments and resolving those issues.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Architectural license in either NY or NJ is required

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Computer proficiency preferred in scheduling, word processing, spreadsheet software

  • Experience with the design and construction of commercial and transportation facilities

  • Strong understanding of various building codes and how they are applied to construction

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Architecture & Registered Architect. Minimum of 8-10 years of experience in similar firm or regulatory setting is required.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Architect

Primary Location: United States-New York-New York

Organization: BC-2229 Buildings-US Tri-State

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Oct 3, 2018, 8:13:51 AM

Req ID: 180001VY