The University of Wyoming invites diverse applicants to consider our employment opportunities. We are also especially interested in candidates who have experience working with diverse populations and/or diverse initiatives.
Lead the development of the project scope for procurement of professional services and actively participate in architectural/engineer selections. Provide oversight for aesthetic and programming issues during project design. Implement consistent application of campus design standards including all instructions and guidelines. Compare schematic design, design development, and construction document submittals to the "design deliverable matrix" to ensure university expectations have been met prior to proceeding to the next phase of design.
Assist with the development, maintenance and updating of architectural design and construction standards, professional service agreements and related contractual documents utilized on University construction projects.
Provide oversight and guidance for environmental graphics, way-finding means, and site and building accessibility design to support progressive and consistent campus development.
Monitor projects from conception through commissioning; working directly with consultants and University of Wyoming Senior Project Managers to ensure plans and specifications are being followed; make recommendations regarding aesthetic substitutions and changes to approved plans.
In conjunction with the Campus Master Plan Coordinator, and/or consultant, ensure new structures on campus reflect the philosophies of the Campus Master Plan, Long Range Development Plan and the Campus Historic Preservation Plan. As facilities are being designed, ensure consultants adhere to these and any other stewardship documents. Oversee the implementation of the campus master plan(s).
Translate the vision and institutional direction set forth by the President into manageable, prioritized capital projects that are consistent with the long term Master Plan goals.
Lead the development and preparation of the five-year Capital Facilities Plan for the University, based on both departmental input and the University's strategic plan. Provide guidance in the management and development of the Campus Facilities Plan to include feasibility studies and pre-planning studies.
Coordinate with Real Estate Operations, Space Management, through the levels of the facility planning process for the remodel, renovation, or construction of facilities. This includes space evaluation and analysis of university units with existing, new, or reallocated space to ensure the efficient and effective development and utilization of university space.
Prepare designs, plans, specifications for various construction/deconstruction projects on campus. Develop programming and feasibility studies for renovation and new construction projects for buildings, landscape, and other improvements. Provide professional seal on project documents requiring seals.
Review Architectural submittals during the construction process to ensure the design intent is being met. Develop and maintain design standards and quality expectations for campus construction projects and communicate them to consultants, contractors, and others performing work on campus.
Bachelor's level degree in Architectural Design and five years of experience in architectural design.
Wyoming Architect's License and/or ability to obtain Wyoming licensure within six months of hire.
The University of Wyoming is located in Laramie, a town of 30,000 in the heart of the Rocky Mountain West. Wyoming is investing in its university, helping to make it a leader in academics, research and outreach.
The university has state-of-the-art facilities in many areas and is a cultural center for the state. Located on a high plain between the Laramie and Snowy Range mountain ranges, Laramie... has more than 300 days of sunshine a year and is near year-round outdoor activities that include skiing, hiking, camping, bicycling, fishing and climbing.
The community provides the advantages of a major university and a distinctive identity as an important city in a frontier state. Laramie is near many of Colorado's major cities and university communities (Fort Collins: 1 hour; Boulder: 1.5 hours; Denver: 2 hours; Colorado Springs; 4 hours).