inFORM studio seeking Architect / Regional Program Manager
Our Metro Detroit studio is seeking a mid-level architect to serve as the single-point client manager for a nationally recognized Fortune 200 Healthcare client, and primary liaison between client, internal prototype design teams, contractor, consultants and municipalities. The candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of small-to-large size prototype projects from schematic design through contract administration to bring projects to completion on schedule, within budget and maximize client satisfaction.
The position is anticipated to entail the following:
Collaborate with project leaders to coordinate project assessment, front-end development, scheduling, etc.
Preliminary schematic Clinic Planning
Manage & Execute Construction Documentation production, including consultant coordination
Manage Construction Administration and execute Construction Administration tasks, including: Submittals, RFIs, Bulletins, addendums, pay apps, approval
Develop and distribute site & facility assessment reports
QA/QC and distribution oversight of Permit and Bid docs
Train project teams in all phases of project
Coordinate proposals and contracts for inFORM, GC, other trades
Manage and execute continuous process improvements between office templates and prototype
Mentor less experienced teammates within the studio.
Work with firm leadership to provide critical feedback and continuously improve the design and project management process
A licensed mid-level professional with the ability to lead small-to-medium size projects from concept to completion. We desire a professional with an interest in innovation and technical design. Desired qualifications include:
Eight to ten years of experience
Demonstrated capability in project management & leadership
Ability to create construction documents and coordinate with engineering disciplines
Proficiency with Revit
Proficiency with AutoCAD
Proficiency with Adobe CS suite: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.
Strong technical skills
Familiarity with International Building Code and relevant complementary codes
Licensure (3 years minimum preferred, not required)
LEED accreditation preferred, not required
inFORM studio is a built environment design collective devoted to impacting communities and inspiring culture. Explorative by nature, we push formal expression and quantitative output by integrating advanced technologies throughout our design process. We are a woman-owned practice headquartered in Metro Detroit and work as a multidisciplinary-minded team of architects, interior designers, engineers, and urban designers on projects of varying scales and typologies.
inFORM studio is a research-based, design practice emphasizing the creation of innovative environments with a sustainable philosophy. With headquarters in Southeast Michigan, inFORM studio has designed award-winning work around the globe in a variety of different typologies. Current work includes higher education, a pedestrian bridge, a healthcare clinic prototype, religious, master planning, retail, corporate office, and other. Our diverse and high-energy culture is complemented by our studio location within the relaxed atmosphere of the adapted reuse Ford Factory in downtown Northville. We strive to create an enthusiastic learning environment influenced by a bright and motivated collection of talent. The firm was recognized in 2011 as the AIA Michigan firm of the year.