Designer

HMC Architects - Ontario, CA (30+ days ago)3.8


HMC Architects designs solutions that work, wow, and withstand. We partner with healthcare, education, and civic clients to design buildings that promote healing, inspire learning, and create vibrant communities. Whether it’s a hospital, elementary school, student union, or community center, our empowered teams are experts when it comes to delivering successful projects and creating meaningful spaces.

Position: Designer

Summary

The Designer will assist in the design and development of projects, will produce design presentation material, and will assist in the production and documentation of construction documents.

Minimum Requirements
Education: Architectural degree from an accredited university.

Experience: Minimum of one (1) year experience in architectural design desired.

Communication and Collaboration
  • Listen and communicate effectively and professionally.
  • Ask questions about assignments when unclear.
  • Has working knowledge and understanding for use of HMC equipment and software.
Supervision and Delegation
  • Ability to professionally communicate both, verbally and in writing, to give assignments to office support staff consultants and vendors.
  • Ability to delegate assignments to support staff and always be respectful.
Documentation
  • Be proficient with HMC’s documentation and office practice systems.
  • Ability to correspond effectively with consultants for cad files and minor directives.
Business Development
  • Attend professional activities outside of office.
  • Always be professional and respectful in interactions with clients and consultants.
  • Assist in development of project marketing interview materials.
Management
  • Demonstrate motivation in seeking new responsibilities and challenges.
  • Set goals, prioritize, and plan work activities for self-management and use time efficiently.
  • Finish task within agreed-upon hours for the task.
Design
  • Proficient in the documentation of project design in CAD such as three dimensional modeling, physical models, and product or material research.
  • Participate in office design charettes.
  • May participate in the development of design.
  • Support design team and ensure that the design intent is followed through all phases.
Technical
  • Demonstrate proficiency in applications and multimedia software.
  • Understand the organization of the contract documents.
  • Assist in organization and generation of working drawings.
  • Demonstrate CAD competency of basic commands/drawing setup/layering/dimensions/plotting on HMC CAD Platform.
  • Prepare basic "block out" drawings with accuracy and thoroughness, (site plans, floor plans, exterior elevations, interior elevations) from design sketches, and pickup "red marks" prepared by supervisor.
  • Ability to apply accessibility code to basic drawings.