HGA

  • Design Coordinator

    Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
    Job ID 2019-1546
    # of Openings
    1
    Posted Date
    3 weeks ago(10/22/2019 11:40 AM)
    Category
    Architecture / Interior Design / Landscape
  • Overview

    Hammel, Green and Abrahamson, Inc., dba HGA, seeks a Design Coordinator for our Architecture group in San Francisco, CA, produce architectural documents (typically in the schematic and design development phases of a project) for Project Managers responsive to the client's needs and deadlines. 

    Responsibilities

    The Design Coordinator is supervised by an Architect and has the following duties and responsibilities: 

    • Develops concepts according to parameters defined by Project Manager or Project Architect;
    • Produces construction documents in Revit, including plans, sections and details;
    • Assists with quality control for the design function and integrates and coordinates all disciplines into the building project;
    • Maintains ongoing communication to understand any project changes, design issues or time/budget constraints that may impact initial assignment;
    • Interacts and communicates effectively and professionally with other team members;
    • Utilizes past knowledge and experience to enhance the quality of product, recognizes problem issues, communicates impact to team and seeks clarity when necessary;
    • Assures execution of and assists with quality control activities for architectural elements on a project;
    • Reviews drawings, documents and submittals for document compliance and documenting code review and compliance;
    • Keeps lead architect or designated team leader informed of progress (recognizes problem issues and communicates impact to team, and seeks clarity when necessary);
    • Uses past experience and project knowledge to assist the Project Manager keeping in mind schedules/budgets and provides communication as appropriate with team leaders and/or team members who are responsible for work flow/timelines, etc.;
    • Meets project design schedule and design construction budgets;
    • Assists with cost estimates and evaluation of bids with Project Manager; and
    • Assists with the preparation of analyses including alternates or substitutions to reduce costs

    Qualifications

    We require a Master’s degree in Architectures, or a foreign equivalent degree, and at least 2 years of design experience within an architectural firm(s) using AutoCAD, 2D and 3D graphics, SketchUp, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, hand-drawing and Microsoft Office. We also require:  2 years of multi-dimensional graphic design experience that includes  graphic signage and rendering; 2 years of experience with all design phases (predesign, schematic and design development) with multiple projects proceeding through construction; 2 years of diagraming and early project planning work used in marketing, client, and public presentations; 1 year of working on small to large-scale (over 50,000 sf) projects (must include design-build, multi-family and academic institutions); and 1 year of Revit experience. Experience may have been gained concurrently.

     

    Please apply online at https://hga.com/about-us/careers or contact Suzanne Golden, Human Resources Manager, Hammel, Green and Abrahamson, Inc., 84 West Santa Clara Street, Suite 200, San Jose, CA  95113,   408.213.8247 (phone), Sgolden@hga.com (e-mail).

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