HKS is a team of more than 1,400 architects, interior designers, urban designers, scientists, artists, anthropologists and other professionals working together across industries and across the globe to create places that delight, heal and stimulate peak performance. We have nurtured a culture of extraordinary people with curious and creative minds who are passionate about delivering elegant solutions that solve our clients’ challenges. Our research teams dig deep to discover processes and ideas that improve outcomes--then they share them freely for everyone’s benefit. In all we do, we are mindful of the fragility of all life and of the planet.
Our Denver office is seeking an Construction Administrator to join the Health team.
Applies comprehensive knowledge of all types of building systems; such as mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire suppression, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, security and low voltage to construction project
Interprets the results of laboratory tests and implements the necessary course of action required by the test results
Applies knowledge of the effect of atmospheric conditions on building materials and components during and after construction, to include the practice of quality assurance
Maintains current knowledge of applicable codes for project and resolves issues with inspectors and other authorities having jurisdiction
Uses standard protocol for communication with and between team members, to include the owner, architect/engineer team, contractor staff and subcontractors
Maintains current knowledge of the owner-architect agreement and any additional services agreements and provides professional services in accordance with these documents
Evaluate cost related aspects of the project and administer change orders, proposed changes, construction change directives, substitutions, time delays and payment applications in accordance with contract and project requirements
Provides feedback about issues for improvements (constructability, material appropriateness, clarity, function, equipment coordination, etc.) to design/production team as well as quality management and specifications teams
Maintains a fair and balanced relationship with both the client and contractor to successfully complete the project
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Professional degree from an accredited program preferred
Healthcare experience strongly preferred
Typically has 10 - 20 years of experience
HKS is an EEO/AA Employer: M/F/Disabled/Veteran
Internal Number: 2018-2365
About HKS Architects, Inc
HKS is the top-five architectural/engineering firm in the US. We operate from 30 worldwide offices. Our work is enhancing the human experience. We create settings to live, learn, heal, work and play.