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Project Architect

  • Job reference: NA-002041
  • Sector: Buildings
  • Location: Tampa
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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 Architecture group in Tampa, Florida as a Project Architect.

Under direction, applies full competency in conventional architectural work and broad knowledge of precedents in functional area of assignment. Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of the architectural work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.

Job Duties:

Performs work which involves conventional practice, but may include a variety of complex features, such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials or procedures, or difficult coordination requirements.

Develops architectural designs and renderings for review.

Independently solves problems encountered.

Writes reports and specifications.

Produces a code review report.

Supervises the preparation of architectural plans; checks plans, estimates and calculations.

Consults manufacturers, evaluates and selects materials, and inspects architectural features of structures in the field.

Produces a complete set of coordinated and quality control verified construction documents in accordance with Building Information Modeling (BIM) execution plan.

Assists in the management of projects.

Develops or reviews estimates of hours and verifies adequateness.

Performs work within hours allocated and completes work on schedule.

Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.


Experience with Revit and MS office is required.

Airport experience is highly desired.

Good technical writing and communication skills required.

Ability to process paper/electronic documents and utilize computer equipment.

Ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing.

Ability to visit construction project sites as necessary.

Ability to assemble and analyze data.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture. This level may be achieved by Architects with four years experience since Bachelor's degree or three years experience with Master's. Typical incumbent has six to ten years experience.

Special Skills:

General Competencies expected: Client Service, Commitment, Communication, Innovation & Continuous Improvement, Professionalism, Quality, and Teamwork.

May be eligible for project management training.

Professional Registrations:

Registration as a licensed Architect is required.

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 equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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