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  • Job reference: NA-002068
  • Sector: Buildings
  • Location: Austin
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Austin, Texas office as an Architect. Under supervision, applies technical professional proficiency to the solution of architectural problems and the coordination of related project activities.

Job Details:

Capable of leading 3 to 4 man design teams.

Capable of representing the firm with clients.

Performs work which regularly requires analysis and deductive reasoning.

Duties typically involve conventional design and plans to carry out diversified projects or phases of a single project with relatively few complex features for which there are precedents.

Evaluate and review construction plans (including blueprints and narrative descriptions).

Performs work which regularly requires analysis and deductive reasoning.

Review, respond to and accept shop drawings, material submittals and design related questions.

Attend and lead design and construction coordination meetings.

Knowledge of design, production, construction techniques, procedures, codes, and standards of design.


Knowledge of how a building goes together.

Must have extensive experience with construction documents.

Experience with Revit is required.

CAD skills required.

Some travel will be required.

Education & Experience:

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture. This level may be achieved by Architects with two years' experience with Bachelor's or one year experience with Master's. Typical incumbent has four to five years' experience.

Special Skills:

Technical writing, computer and strong communication skills desired.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Atkins is a drug free workplace.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement here:

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