Architect - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee

Al Dhafra Air Base
United Arab Emirates

Job Summary
The Architect shall provide new construction architectural design services.
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  • Provide new construction architectural design services including concept and project development and scoping.
  • Prepare floor plans, elevations, schematics and renderings.
  • Provide various pre-design services which may include conducting feasibility and environmental impact studies.
  • Select a site, or specify the requirements the design must meet.
  • Prepare drawings and present ideas for the client to review.
  • Develop final construction plans that show the building’s appearance as well as details for its construction.
  • Follow and assess compliance with building codes, zoning laws, fire regulations, and other ordinances.
  • Promptly execute necessary changes throughout the planning and design processes.
  • Responsible for selected construction inspections, quality control, submittal reviews.
  • Attends meetings as required.
  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Design experience
  • Must be able to discuss the objectives, requirements, and budget of a project.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Project scheduling software.
  • Must be a degreed and registered architect.
  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience as an architect.
  • Must be proficient in AutoCAD 2012 or later

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Living and working conditions at the assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable.
  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions.
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions.