University Architect at Loyola Marymount University
Loyola Marymount University offers rigorous undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to academically ambitious students committed to lives of meaning and purpose. We benefit from our location in Los Angeles, a dynamic city that brings into sharp focus the issues of our time and provides an ideal context for study, research, creative work, and active engagement. By intention and philosophy, we invite men and women diverse in talents, interests, and cultural backgrounds to enrich our educational community and advance our mission:
The encouragement of learning
The education of the whole person
The service of faith and the promotion of justice
The University is institutionally committed to Roman Catholicism and takes its fundamental inspiration from the combined heritage of the Jesuits, the Marymount Sisters, and the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange. This Catholic identity and religious heritage distinguish LMU from other universities and provide touchstones for understanding our threefold mission.
The University Architect provides leadership for all technical and administrative aspects of the University’s design and planning programs. Reporting to the Senior Director for Construction, Projects, and Infrastructure, the incumbent is responsible for Architectural and Interior Design services; campus space planning and allocation; and overall campus design standards. In addition, this position is responsible for directing and supervising efficient and orderly operation of Facilities Management (FM) projects as assigned by the Senior Director. Position Specific Accountabilities:1. Responsible for oversight of all campus architectural and engineering design work; space planning; interior design; and providing architectural/interior design & planning assistance to FM units. 2. Prepare and maintain architectural standards and specifications to assure conformance to applicable building codes and safety requirements. 3. Provide technical review of proposed plans and specifications submitted by commissioned architects, engineers and other public and private agencies. 4. Prepare and provide technical direction to the University in the preparation of sketches, conceptual renderings, architectural designs, data specifications and presentations. 5. Represent LMU within the architectural community and at professional organizations or associations, serve on committees as required. 6. Oversee all aspects of architectural and interior design services, including space planning, specifying and ordering all FF&E’s; oversight/management of campus moves, scheduling and interfacing with consultants and vendors. 7. Participate in the efficient and equitable development and arrangement of land use for purposes of space planning and campus Master Plan compliance with a strong knowledge and background of zoning, development regulations and capital improvement programs. 8. Supervise and direct work activities of FM Planning and Design unit including day-to-day supervision of LMU staff and external architectural/engineering consultants. 9. Review of bulletins; RFI’s; change orders; proposals and project budget reports. Update plans to show as-built conditions; review of design plans and specifications for LMU-designed projects; preparation of documents for use during bid process; and job walks with contractors/vendors on existing projects. 10. Perform other duties as assigned or requested.
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1 Loyola Marymount University Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90045
COMPANY SECTOR – College/University
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SALARY – $80,200.00 – $116,000.00
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WORK REMOTE – None
WORK REMOTE PERCENTAGE – 0
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED
Typically a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture or equivalent professional experience.
SPECIAL LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED
Professional registration as an Architect in California.