Haskell is seeking a Design Associate II - Architecture to join our growing team in Livermore, CA!
The Design Associate II- Architecture performs basic design and production of construction document duties assigned by a Licensed Professional and works to fulfill experience requirements for eligibility to take the professional licensing exam.
The Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) Group at Haskell supports core markets throughout the U.S., as well as Mexico and the Asia Pacific Region. Providing architecture, engineering and construction for over 55 years in the food and beverage, consumer products, and beer, wine and spirits markets, we work closely with many Fortune 500 companies providing our industry knowledge and expertise. Our CPG team is a melting pot of industry-leading experts and diverse, knowledgeable and experienced team members who work together to provide the best solutions to our clients. By joining the CPG team, you will become a part of a close-knit family ready to support each other and our clients. We offer a unique opportunity to build your skills, provide knowledge and create things that matter.
- Establish a discipline basis of design for the Design Manager to review.
- Detailed Design
- Performs dimensional, interference, and basic design checks on the layouts and sketches of Licensed Professional and, as requested, on interdisciplinary drawing sets.
- Performs analysis or calculations as assigned.
- Designing for Safety incorporated into drawings.
- Responsible for design compliance with Owner criteria.
- Researches, documents and is responsible for discipline design compliance with all applicable codes, ordinances, standards, and regulations.
- Applies discipline design and detailing fundamentals in developing designs and specifications under the supervision of and subject to final approval by the Licensed Professional.
- Assists Licensed Professional with plotting/production/assembly of drawing packages and writing specifications.
- Code compliance review with a design professional.
- Maintains AE checklists for the Design Manager to review.
- Participates in coordination review sessions
- Maintains orderly work files and prepares clear well-written memos/correspondence. When assigned, prepares presentation materials.
- Coordinates and checks work carefully to minimize all deficiencies, errors, and omissions.
- Uses Haskell standards and procedures.
- Coordinates work with other disciplines. Performs interdisciplinary coordination checks to minimize deficiencies, errors, and omissions in drawings and specifications.
- Produces well-organized, finished design documents of good appearance, accuracy, clarity, and correctness from layouts, sketches or written instructions.
- Subject to final approval of Licensed Professional, check shop drawings and submittal data for conformance with contract documents.
- Assists Licensed Professional in field inspections, development of solutions to field problems, preparation of field orders, addenda, and record drawings.
- Shop drawings returned on schedule.
- Responds to field/construction questions as directed by the discipline leader.
- Creates inspection reports and punch lists.
- Reviews applicable shop drawings and submittal data for compliance with construction documents.
Planning, Scheduling, and Profitability
- Creates work plan for assigned tasks. Monitors and projects personal workload status, advising supervisor of difficulties in accomplishing schedules.
- Meets scheduled key dates.
- Discusses progress regularly with Licensed Professional of Record.
- Advises Design Manager of changes.
- Design to budget man-hours.
- Adhere to project strategy.
- Documents meetings and telephone conversations in order to communicate to discipline leader.
- Professional degree in architecture from an accredited college or university.
- Typical minimum experience: 2-5 years of experience.
Specific Knowledge, Skills, License, Certifications, Etc.:
- Discipline production software at the beginner level (i.e. Sketch-Up).
- Intermediate skill with Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Haskell is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities). All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Haskell is a drug-free workplace, all applicants who receive conditional offers of employment will be subjected to pre-employment drug testing
- Bachelors or better in Architecture
- Masters or better in Architecture
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor???s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)