Skills and Experiences

Job Ref. JB3829473

Responsibilities:
The individual will work as part of an architectural design team, leading work on defined segments of a project with limited guidance and supervision of a Senior Architect or nominated supervisor. Role also includes responsibility for Statutory Authorities approvals, site back-up and mentoring of subordinate staff members.

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  • Personally verify the corrections and absolute accuracy of own and others work prior to review by the senior level Architect.
  • Organize own and others work to achieve set deadlines.
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  • Lead pro-active coordination with internal and external design disciplines to achieve a high quality, consistent set of design documents or presentation.
  • Proactively check and coordinate project documents (including but not limited to multi-disciplinary drawings, design reports, design calculations, technical specifications, bills of quantities, etc.) and ensure the highest quality standards are met.
  • Take responsibility to ensure all design documentation of the Statutory Authorities' Approval process is delivered on time.
  • Attend Client meetings.
  • Confidently present work to colleagues, clients and stakeholders.
  • Provide technical support to site supervision teams and resolve design related issues on site.

Skills

  • Developed Architectural Design skills an indepth understanding of the design process and interfaces between design disciplines.
  • 7+ yrs of experience working in engineering consultancy as a  Design Architect
  • It is essential that the correct individual must be able to demonstrate extensive experience of, delivering building projects in the Middle East from concept through to detailed design as part of a multidisciplinary design team.
  • Understanding of scope definition and scope interface.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and REVIT, word processing and presentation programs.
  • Full knowledge of Statutory Authorities requirements knowledge of codes, regulations and submission requirements.
  • Developed knowledge of Health and Safety in Design
  • Developed knowledge of Fire & Life Safety Principles.
  • Developed knowledge of Sustainable Design principles.
  • Ability and willingness to mentor and provide support to junior subordinate staff members and spread knowledge across the wider architectural community.
  • Excellent command of English (written and spoken).
  • Proficiency in verbal and written Arabic is an advantage but not essential

Education

  • BSc or MSc in Architectural Engineering
  • Registered membership of an internationally recognised engineering body is an advantage
  • International Accreditation (RIBA, AIA or equivalent).

Job Details

  • Job Location:Al Kuwait, Kuwait
  • Job Role:Engineering
  • Employment Status:Full time
  • Employment Type:Employee

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level:Mid Career
  • Years of Experience :Min: 7
  • Residence Location:Kuwait
  • Degree:Bachelor's degree

Apply directly by clicking the below link:
Design Architect @ SSH