Cumming

  • Design Manager

    Location US-CA-Aliso Viejo
    Posted Date 1 week ago(8/9/2018 5:12 PM)
    Category
    Project Management/Program Management
    ID
    2018-3092
  • Overview

    At Cumming Corporation, you will work on some of the world's most exciting projects in a dynamic environment where your success is measured by the impact you make. We are one of the fastest growing Project and Cost Management Consultancies in America. We’re ranked in the ENR Top 20 and with over 25 offices globally, an extremely diverse project portfolio, and double digit year to year revenue growth, the opportunities to make your mark are endless!

    If you share our drive for success and our commitment and passion for satisfying our clients, you will find an array of career possibilities here at Cumming. Our firm is currently looking for a dedicated Design Manager located in the Long Beach area. This position will be a key figure in supporting the educational bond program of a K-12 public school district and is a great opportunity to contribute towards providing outstanding educational facilities for our nations youth. 

    Responsibilities

    • Plans, organizes, and directs the design activities for the School Upgrade Program and critical repair projects. Functions as the lead design professional in the Design Department providing quality review, implementation of policy and procedures and interface and coordinates with the Division of State Architects (DSA)
    • Manages, develops, and coordinates the District’s design process for the Facilities Planning and Development Division to ensure that plans are within functional program, budgetary, environmental and legal requirements
    • Manages multiple projects through interaction with Architects, consultants, and District personnel from project conception, through draft to final review, approval, and handoff to Project Execution
    • Oversees the building design process to ensure compliance with client’s standards and guidelines for the District by working with design professionals and various District administrators to ensure that new and modernized structures meet both educational and building standards requirements
    • Establishes and follows a process to identify and select the architectural firm best suited for each project based on the firms qualifications and ability to meet performance standards
    • Provides Architects with clear and consistent direction with regard to goals and objectives, standards, site, schedule, and budget for each project
    • Establishes and follows an effective and efficient design review process to ensure that the design meets the overall goals and objectives for the project, provides maximum value for dollars budgeted, and are appropriate and enduring to meet the functional needs of the District, the local community, and the environment
    • Ensures that all steps within the project are documented and that the documentation meets legal requirements
    • Reviews design changes submitted to ensure project remains within budget
    • Develops continuing education opportunities, i.e., seminars and workshops, to learn and share-up-to-date information on working with architects and contractors
    • Coordinates project activities with other District organizational branches and departments such as Office of the Environment Health and Safety, A/E Design Services, Maintenance and Operations, School Occupancy Transitional Unit, Asbestos Technical Unit and Local Districts
    • Performs others duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Graduation from a recognized college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Engineering is required.
    • A Master's degree in Architecture or Engineering is preferred.
    • 5-10 years full-time paid professional experience managing the facilities design, or the planning and coordination of capital projects that included the overall design, contract administration, cost estimating and scheduling activities.
    • At least 2-3 years of this experience must be with the design, planning and construction of educational facilities or similar public agencies.
    • A valid Certificate of Registration as an Architect by the California State Architectural Board or Professional Engineer by the State Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors is preferred.

     

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    CUMMING is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified Team Members without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law.

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