From the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures to Emerson College, BuroHappold's LA team have taken our iconic reputation for creativity and innovation and put it to work with iconic LA projects. Are you excited about leaving your mark on sustainable, game-changing projects across the United States?
We are looking for a candidate who is a self starter and to be able to work independent of a large office environment. Associates will typically take responsibility for management of people, client and commercial issues as required by the Project and Team Leader role. In this capacity you will represent Buro Happold internally and externally on behalf of your Group.
Responsibilities include the production of coordinated detailed design specifications, written reports, site surveys, schedules etc. on a variety of projects within the plumbing and fire protection discipline including but not limited to; above ground sanitary/waste and rainwater drainage systems, below ground drainage systems and domestic hot and cold water services in fire protection services. It would also be beneficial to have experience of rainwater harvesting systems, black and fire/water systems would be an advantage
What will I be doing?
Communicate directly with Clients
Organize technical and financial proposals for new work
Manage workload of Project Discipline Engineers and Technicians (including verification of quality)
Take responsibility for concept and preliminary engineering solutions for detail design & prepare Technical Specifications
Monitor financial performance of jobs Set up and manage job/project administrative systems, including planning and monitoring job resourcing/expenditure (adjusting these as necessary).
Keep senior staff informed of important and relevant service/design decisions and the objectives of the client are achieved.
Continually ensure practices, policies, strategy and services represent the client’s best interests and that BH policy is in keeping with current legislation and the relevant building codes for the relevant state etc.
What can I bring to the role?
Typically ten (10) years’ experience working as a senior P/FP Engineering role
Broad design knowledge, from working on a wide range of US projects
Ability to run projects successfully
LEED AP accredited preferred
Confident, proactive character, able to take the lead in challenging situations
Good communication skills, experience in dealing with other employees and external clients
Corporate membership of a relevant institution
Organization, combined with ability to work independently
About BuroHappold Engineering
BuroHappold Engineering is an international, integrated engineering consultancy operating in 23 locations worldwide, with over 60 partners and over 1800 employees including some of the world’s leading consulting engineers. For over 40 years we’ve been building our reputation for delivering creative, value led building and city solutions for an ever changing world.