Junior Architect & Project Research Associate
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Work type: Research Faculty
Senior management: Architecture & Urban Studies
Department: Global Forum on Resilience
Location: Blacksburg Area
Categories: Architecture / Construction / Planning
The Global Forum on Urban and Regional Resilience seeks to fill
a Junior Architect & Project Research Associate position to support
the Global Forum team and the Big Sticky Projects initiative.
Responsibilities to include management of architectural
construction sites & buildings, as well as co-leading the
supervision and execution of such projects altogether with the
Senior Architect, from conception through completion using the most
advance technologies and methods.
In addition, to provide support in achieving successful project
outcomes, ensuring design and construction optimizing university
program goals, conforming to the project established criteria for
scope, cost, schedule and quality. To assist managing assigned
projects and coordinating with all participants in the design,
value engineering, document review, construction, occupancy, close
out, warranty, and financial management processes.
B.S degree in Architecture or relevant field from an accredited
college or university.
Demonstrated Management experience with Architectural construction
Working knowledge of site/building design and construction
Experience with project management software including Autodesk
products, SharePoint, Rhino, Adobe, MS Office, etc.
Team building and organizational negotiation experience.
Project management and records management skills as well as proven
customer service skills.
Ability to interpret design/construction documents.
Ability to read/interpret construction schedules and working
knowledge of building codes and construction means and methods.
Demonstrated teaching experience.
Working knowledge of smart construction.
Exposure to cost control of the project.
Schedule implementation skills.
M.S. in Architecture or in a relevant field of study.
Experience in Design/Build, and Construction Managerial Risk
Demonstrated ability and experience in managing new construction
and major renovation projects of high complexity from concept
Excellent communication skills including academic writing and
Strong research skills with research interest in the area of
Architecture and Design.
January 15, 2020
Interested applicants are asked to submit a complete
application, cover letter, resume and three professional
The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal
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