The Design Center Manager (DC Manager) will report directly to the Technical Services Center Managing Director. Under the supervision of the TSC Managing Director, the DC Manager will oversee all aspects of the Design Center.
The firm is a leader in the planning, design and construction of environmental facilities for municipal and industrial clients. The purpose of the Design Center is to engage and complete the preliminary and final designs of significant, large facilities to facilitate the growth of the firm and to preserve and maintain the core competencies of the firm in services related to design and construction by developing future designers.
The DC Manager will be responsible for developing and implementing both short and long range planning for the management of the Center. Planning will address the Center’s needs for production and delivery of construction manuals including designs, plans and technical specifications as well opinions of probable construction cost of the facilities. Planning will mirror the firm’s long range, strategic plan for growth.
The DC Manager will supervise the services of a staff of about 15+ professional design engineers all located in the Chicago office. The DC Manager will work with the firm’s CAD Manager to ensure the allocation of CAD resources for the production of deliverables, maintaining CAD and Building Information Modeling (BIM) Standards. The Center will provide 3-dimensional BIM model services on most of these projects and will utilize the BIM design models in the production of plans for construction.
In the completion of the design contracts it undertakes, the Center will utilize the services of process engineering group (PEG) and other specialists as well as subconsultants for various engineering disciplines.
STAFFING & EMPLOYEE MANAGEMENT
Education: BS degree in Civil Engineering with courses in environmental, structural, electrical and foundation engineering
Experience: 20+ years of technical/engineering design experience for large municipal treatment, storage and conveyance facilities.
3+ years of experience with 3-dimensional BIM models and various Autodesk products including Revit, AutoCAD, AutoCAD MEP, AutoCAD Architecture and Bluebeam Revu.
Registered professional Engineer with NCEE certification.