Hammel, Green & Abrahamson, Inc
Design Coordinator - Healthcare
HGA is an award winning architectural, engineering and planning firm with opportunities available for talented, design-sensitive, ambitious professionals with good people skills and lots of energy! This Architectural Project Coordinator position will be a part of our Alexandria, VA Healthcare practice group.
HGA offers challenge, recognition and personal visibility with an opportunity to be part of great projects. Under supervision, this position produces architectural documents (in the schematic, design development and construction document phases of a project) for Project Managers that are responsive to the client's needs and deadlines while keeping in mind HGA architectural procedures, standards and quality expectations.
Develops concepts according to parameters defined by Project Manager or Project Architect.
Produces construction documents in Revit, including plans, sections and details.
Assists with quality control for the design function and integrates and coordinates all disciplines into the building project.
Maintains ongoing communication to understand any project changes, design issues or time/budget constraints that may impact initial assignment.
Interacts and communicates effectively and professionally with other team members.
Utilizes past knowledge and experience to enhance the quality of product, recognizes problem issues, communicates impact to team and seeks clarity when necessary.
Assures execution of and assists with quality control activities for architectural elements on a project.
Reviews drawings, documents and submittals for document compliance and documenting code review and compliance.
Keeps lead architect or designated team leader informed of progress; recognizes problem issues and communicates impact to team, and seeks clarity when necessary.
Uses past experience and project knowledge to assist the Project Manager keeping in mind schedules/budgets and provides communication as appropriate with team leaders and/or team members who are responsible for work flow/timelines, etc.
Meets project design schedule and design construction budgets.
Assists with cost estimates and evaluation of bids with project manager.
Assists with the preparation of analyses including alternates or substitutions to reduce costs.
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture; Master's degree preferred
5 to 7 years of experience
Interest in working on medium to large-scale project types in a very collaborative environment
Strong 2D and 3D graphics skills are essential; proficiency in both Revit and AutoCAD required
HGA is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered without discrimination with regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other statuses protected by state, local or other applicable laws. This policy extends to all aspects of employment, including recruitment and hiring.
HGA is an integrated architecture, engineering and planning firm that helps prepare its clients for the future. By understanding their cultural and business needs, we help clients realize their organization's vision and potential through responsive, innovative and sustainable design. We achieve this through multidisciplinary collaboration, knowledge sharing, and design investigation. Our founding principals--Richard Hammel, Curt Green and Bruce Abrahamson--established precedence for collaboration, aesthetic achievement and client service since our founding in 1953. These criteria still inspire HGA today as architects, engineers, interior designers, landscape architects and allied professionals work alongside each other from a building's inception through move-in to develop solutions uniquely suited to each client.