• Architectural Planning Specialist

    JMZ Architects and Planners, P.C.
    Job Description
    JMZ Architects and Planners is seeking an Architectural Planning Specialist to join our team!

    The position includes analyzing data and developing recommendations related to space needs and utilization for higher education clients. Develop space programs and planning concepts based on user interviews, in-field observations, and established space guidelines and standards. Develop graphics and write reports to explain space analysis results.

     
    Activities
    • Obtains space, room use, course schedule, and other data from higher education clients. Uses Excel and/or Access to manipulate and analyze data to understand existing space use patterns.
    • Works with others to conduct studies, research, compile data, and prepare comprehensive feasibility studies and space planning scenarios to be used for campus planning.
    • Researches and compiles data and assists in the preparation of comprehensive reports and analyses.
    • Presents space analysis findings to clients.
     
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    • Advanced proficiency with Excel or Access is required.
    • Knowledge of computer programs: Word, PowerPoint, and Adobe Creative Suite.
    • Knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit, and SketchUp a plus.
    • Experience reading and working with architectural building plans.
    • Skill in analyzing and determining space utilization and facilities inventory.
    • Skill in both verbal and written communication.
     
    Minimum Qualifications
    Bachelor's degree in Architecture is preferred; OR, four years of facilities space management or directly related experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills, and abilities have been achieved.
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