The Office of the University Architect at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX is accepting applications for the position of Project Architect. Information about the Office of the University Architect can be found at http://universityarchitect.tamu.edu/.
The Project Architect is responsible for acting on behalf of the Office of the University Architect as a representative in the project management of capital projects for renovation and new construction on campus. Will coordinate design and construction of changes to the campus built environment with users, Facilities Services/SSC, and the TAMU System Facilities Planning and Construction (FP&C) office; and ensure that proposed projects are in compliance with the Campus Master Plan (such as the Campus Development Plan, Architectural Campus Guidelines, and Heritage Conservation guidelines) and TAMU design standards.
The position requires high-level project management skills, the ability to manage a high volume of work within multiple project deadlines requiring a professional level of accountability, and strong organizational skills. Due to job responsibilities, the ability to review and provide detailed feedback on project mock-ups in relation to materiality and context is imperative as well as critical thinking, attention to detail, and drive/initiative.
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Architectural Engineering or closely related field or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
Eight (8) years of progressively responsible experience in facilities design and construction, to include 3 years of project management, developing design contracts, budgets and coordinating the design team(s) for large projects ($4M+).
Registered architect in the State of Texas and/or registration within one (1) year of initial appointment is required.
Experience as a staff architect or consultant at a major university is preferred.
Internal Number: R-020577
About Texas A&M University
Texas A&M opened its doors in 1876 as the state's first public institution of higher learning. Today, we stand as a research-intensive flagship university dedicated to sending Aggie leaders out into the world prepared to take on the challenges of tomorrow. Texas A&M is located in College Station, Texas, about 90 miles northwest of Houston and within a two- to three-hour drive from Austin and Dallas. Texas A&M offers more than 120 undergraduate degrees, 240 graduate degrees and several professional degrees through 16 colleges and schools. With a current student body of over 64,000 and a physical campus of over 5,200 acres, Texas A&M is among the nation’s largest universities.