Director Architecture Advanced Technology & Life Sciences

at Fluor Corp
Location Greenville
Date Posted August 16, 2021


Job DescriptionFluor Corporation based in the U.S., a professional and technical solutions provider focusing on Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Maintenance (EPCM) with more than 45.000 employees and 34 offices in 50 different countries worldwide. Fluor offers Project Management and EPCM support in all phases of the project life-cycle based on the following three business groups:• Energy SolutionsThis group focuses on energy transition, chemicals, LNG and traditional oil and gas markets. Fluor pursues new opportunities emerging in the energy transition markets including carbon capture, green chemicals, hydrogen, biofuels and other low carbon energy sources. At the same time, Fluor continues to be an engineering and construction leader in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries.• Urban SolutionsUrbanization continues to drive demand and create significant growth opportunities for innovative and sustainable solutions in mining, metals, advanced technologies, manufacturing, life sciences, infrastructure and professional staffing.• Mission SolutionsAs a leading provider of mission solutions, Fluor primarily focuses on federal agencies across the U.S. government and select international opportunities. For our office in Greenville SC, USA we are looking for a Director Architecture with a proven track record within Advanced Technology or Life Science projects. As a Director you will provide the essential administrative processes, technical knowledge, and direction as listed. In this role you will have oversight of a specific area and acts as a representative of the department ensuring technical accuracy in project execution in all phases. This role has the responsibility to promote Fluor's competitiveness within the global marketplace by delivering quality services of unmatched value and technical competence. This position serves as a technical authority on assigned projects or performs architectural assignments of any complexity.As a Director Architecture your main responsibilities are:• Translate global strategic initiatives into procedures to be implemented on projects• Act as a leader in applying Cost Competitive Execution techniques• Develop the most cost-effective total project solution for the discipline architectural work• Develop and review project Scope of Services, Scope of Facilities, and other project baseline documents for all phases of projects• Develop estimates and schedules, progress reports, including manpower forecasts• Establish, track, and monitor material key quantities; provide analysis and forecasts• Develop and review specifications, including design criteria• Other duties as assignedBasic Job Requirements• Accredited professional architectural master's degree • At least 20 years of work-related experience in a similar position • Proven work experience in the Life Sciences and / or Advanced Technology industry• Excellent communication and negotiating skills• Job related technical knowledge necessary to complete the job• Ability to learn and apply knowledge of applicable local, state/province, and federal/national statutes and guidelines • Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner • Flexible and willing to travelPreferred Qualifications• Advanced knowledge of discipline codes and standards, commercial availability and cost of materials, means and methods of construction• Effort-hour estimating and staff forecasting• Managing and leading a large project• Project set-up, developing control-level schedules, progress reporting, and project close-out• Practical field experience• Professional architectural registration• Membership and active participation in external technical society• Intermediate computer and software skills to include the use of word processing, e-mail, spreadsheet and electronic presentation programs• Ability to use discipline specific software may be requiredTo be Considered Candidates:Must be authorized to work in the country where the position is located and be able to interview on site., Must be authorized to work in the country where the position is located.