AECOM Designer II in Orange, California

Business Line Architecture

Position Title Designer II

United States of America - California


Job Summary

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Provide support to the project team for design and implementation of assigned projects; support implementation of design intent as a member of the project design team

  • Prepare Facility/Attraction base information documentation (e.g. existing condition descriptions)

  • Provide design documentation in the form of graphic illustration, imagery boards, color renderings, and research and documentation on assigned projects

  • Perform various basic technical tasks and documentation, including base sheets, construction details, plans/sections/elevations, design drafting, 3D visualization, and general project coordination

  • Develop varied facility design project work at all stages of assigned projects from concept, feasibility or schematic design through the preparation of construction documentation in accordance with established departmental and divisional quality standards

  • Ensure that the design intent is achieved by successfully integrating facility design with allied disciplines and components of the development such as: infrastructure, area development, grading/drainage, lighting, graphics, structural and MEP engineering, etc.

  • Prepare specific deliverables including, but not limited to: base sheets, hardscape, planting designs, visual intrusion studies, material schedules, etc. Ensures adherence to department/divisional Standards of Practice

  • Provide expertise & knowledge the project lead architect/Facility Designer under the leadership of the design manager, in collaboration with all disciplines, Creative, Show/Ride, Design & Production and Operating partners

  • Provide support to project lead and Project Facility Designer for design and implementation aspects of assigned projects

  • Support implementation of project goals/objectives through problem solving and development of design solutions; ensures adherence to department/divisional Standards of Practice

  • Reviews change order modification requests for related to design for projects or portions of larger projects

  • Monitors design schedule and advises management of potential delays or issues

  • Develops working conduit of communication between an owner and the design team

  • Address and resolves problems and assures the final success of a construction project

  • Reads and interprets program requirements, architectural and engineering drawings, and project schedules

  • Works independently on assigned duties

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 3+ years of relevant experience

  • Outstanding oral communication, written and presentation skills

  • Participate in preparing winning proposals

  • Must be detail oriented, thorough, well organized and effectively manage time

  • Team player with excellent listening skills and diplomacy; willingness to work with multiple different colleagues on a variety of initiatives

  • Proficiency with Revit, AutoCad and Adobe Creative Suite. Sketchup, Rhinoceros, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign

  • Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time

  • Due to nature of the work U.S Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193770BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.