September 23, 2021 / Job Postings

Job Posting: Gensler Seeks Technical Designer (Mid-level – Workplace)

Your Role

Gensler’s Baltimore office is seeking a Mid-Level Technical Designer. As a Gensler Technical Designer, it’s your job to lead a team of to deliver unparalleled design. You will leverage your industry experience and technical acumen to drive client projects from concept through build.

What You Will Do

  • Assist in multiple aspects of client, project, and general contractor coordination including full documentation coordination with structural, MEP, lighting, AV, landscape and civil consultants

  • Manage client relationships and internal design teams

  • Oversee technical aspects of projects to be sure they are in concert with project scope, design, budget, client goals, consultant coordination and core requirements

  • Resolve complex technical and design issues

  • Maintain the project manual and specifications

  • Conduct on-site observations and document site reviews

  • Process submittals, RFIs, substitution requests, etc. during construction

  • Interface with local building and permitting officials during the permitting and construction phases of projects

  • Prepare and ensure accuracy of technical documents

  • Participate in and lead team discussions on technical and other project related issues

  • Provide mentorship and lead technical educational programs for the office

  • Enhance design through strong technical support

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, or higher, in Architecture and 7+ years of relevant experience as a project architect with a strong background in workplace interiors projects

  • Registered Architect, LEED AP, NCIDQ certification preferred

  • Experience successfully completing projects as the main point of contact for client stakeholders and as the leader for internal design teams

  • Experience resolving complex technical and design issues within a range of interior architecture

  • Working knowledge of building codes, local permitting, entitlements process, standards, building construction, and building structures

  • Experience managing multiple aspects of client, team and project coordination, including full documentation coordination with structural, MEP, lighting, AV, landscape and civil consultants

  • Proficiency with Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite

  • Proficiency creating technical drawings and specifications that succinctly, thoroughly and accurately describe the work to be done

  • Strong communication and relationship management skills, including the ability to work effectively within a range of team compositions

Life at Gensler

At Gensler, we are as committed to enjoying life as we are to delivering best-in-class design. From curated art exhibits to internal design competitions to “Well-being Week,” our offices reflect our people’s diverse interests.

We encourage every person at Gensler to lead a healthy and balanced life. Our comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, vision, disability, wellness programs, flex spending, paid holidays, and paid time off. We also offer a 401k, profit sharing, employee stock ownership, and twice annual bonus opportunities.

As part of the firm’s commitment to licensure and professional development, Gensler offers reimbursement for certain professional licenses and associated renewals and exam fees. In addition, we reimburse tuition for certain eligible programs or classes. We view our professional development programs as strategic investments in our future.

Gensler is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All aspects of employment decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the bases of any status protected under federal, state, or local law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability you may contact us here. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our colleagues.