Stantec Team Lead in Phoenix, Arizona

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

Stantec's dynamic Architecture team is looking for a professional Team Lead. With direction from the Project Manager, you will assist in the preparation of plans, drawings, details and specifications in accordance with client standards and specifications.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Under the direction of the Project Manager, assist in the design and/or production aspects of small projects or parts of the design of larger, complex projects.

  • Coordinate closely with the project team regarding design and production concepts.

  • Coordinate closely with the Project Manager regarding production standards and procedures as well as technical requirements;

  • Serve as secondary contact for client, communicating progress and status.

  • Ensure designs meet applicable codes and regulations.

  • Conduct design review and meet with clients to evaluate and comment upon concept designs and plans.

  • Work cooperatively with city/county planning, public works agencies and staff, neighborhood associations, developers, consultants and others.

  • Maintain effective communication and cooperation with and among these partners.

  • Act as company representative at site walks, planning staff meetings, public hearings, bid walks, turnover meetings and post-construction walks.

  • Respond to city comments through drawing revisions, direct negotiation or written responses.

  • Maintain high satisfaction rating from clients through superior service, quality workmanship, timely production and quick project turnaround and thorough understanding of client requirements.

  • Ensure that clients are made aware of the latest services offered by the company.

  • Participate in other marketing activities benefiting the company.

  • Understand future trends in architectural design/materials and related industries. Develops designs based on these trends.

  • Provide day-to-day guidance, supervision, motivation and development of junior staff.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Shopping Center, Restaurant and/or Grocery experience a plus

  • Thorough knowledge of architecture, urban design principles and construction materials.

  • Must have proven ability to grow existing client programs.

  • Commitment to excellence and high standards.

  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills.

  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities.

  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organize projects.

  • Ability to work independently as well as manage a diverse team of staff and consultants.

  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects, priorities and workflows, and meet deadlines.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to direct and recommend cost-effective creative design solutions.

  • Ability to work on complex projects with general direction and minimal guidance.

Education and Experience

Bachelor degree in architecture or a related field or equivalent work experience. Architectural license is a plus. 5 years’ experience with retail/commercial related projects or programs. LEED Green Associate or LEED AP preferred.

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 others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Building Technologist/Technician

Primary Location: United States-Arizona-Phoenix

Organization: BC-2007 Buildings-US Southwest

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jul 13, 2018, 1:42:28 PM

Req ID: 180000VH