Burns & McDonnell Architect - Mission Critical in Columbus, Ohio
Burns & McDonnell is a company made up of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and entrepreneurs with offices across the country and throughout the world. Burns & McDonnell is 100 percent employee-owned and is proud to be on Fortune’s 2020 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For.
Burns & McDonnell has exciting opportunities for Architects interested in growing their careers in one of the most fast paced, innovative companies for high tech building design and construction. Project focus would be mission-critical data center projects. This opportunity hires directly into that team and into an industry of more than $17 billion. Data Centers are an aggressive market for Burns & McDonnell and are highlighted by several priority articles on our site.
The Assistant Architect will assist project teams to create world class designs for new projects, alterations and redevelopments on a variety of project types including corporate, healthcare, sport venues, data centers, airports, institutional, industrial, manufacturing, government and military facilities. The Assistant Architect will work with the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting architectural plans according to budget constraints, environmental factors or client needs.
Assists in the architectural design of projects from the conceptual phase through construction administration.
Assists with modifying and reviewing production drawings for a variety of building types.
Assists in designing interiors based on client vision and architectural needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.
Applies basic knowledge of commonly used architectural concepts, practices, codes, and procedures within the architecture industry.
Assists with research and complies project related data as required.
Assists with correcting and updating drawings provided by senior architects to ensure corrections are made within multiple software platforms.
Assists with client presentations, renderings and marketing collateral.
Assists in performing field inspections, measurements or calculations for public and private clients.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in architecture from NAAB accredited program is required.
Master of Arts degree in Architecture may be substituted for one year of experience.
Minimum of 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.
Involvement on campus or in the community.
Basic knowledge in standard architectural techniques, principles and procedures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Proficient computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite).
Basic software and computer skills required including AutoCAD, BIM (Revit), 3D Rendering Programs.
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work permanently (i.e. without time limitations, without restrictions or without need for work sponsorship) in the country where this position is located.
Primary Location US-OH-Columbus
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Req ID: 201632