Architectural Project Manager in Bellevue, WA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Jacobs   •  

Bellevue, WA 98004

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 28 days ago


Position Summary:

This Federal Design PM position manages building projects consisting of multi-discipline teams of employees in design including: Architectural, MEP, Structural, and Civil. The position reports directly to the Regional Director of Project Management and requires a level of technical expertise related to the specific scope of the project. Project scope may include corporate buildings, laboratory facilities, headquarters & administrative buildings, military housing, aircraft hangars, vehicle maintenance, aviation related facilities, mission support and mission critical facilities. This position is also client facing and would act as the company's main point of contact on assigned projects.

• Responsible for delivering projects on time, within construction budget and agreed scope. Primary focus is design deliverables for design-bid-build projects (plans, specifications, design analysis), design-build RFPs documents, engineering studies, feasibility reports and other engineering requirements for large and/or multiple Corporate and/or DoD projects. Experience with Design for Design-Build is a plus.

• Provides effective, skilled project management to help reduce the costs of delivering projects and adding value to the business by applying proven project management techniques.

• Responsible for construction phase services as required by the scope of work. This typically includes services performed in office environment such as coordinating Jacobs' responses to RFIs, shop drawing reviews, construction modification documents and site assistance visits.

• Leads team in the development of project documents by providing overall direction to the design team, coordination with external project stakeholders, internal team members and subcontractors, and management of project schedule to meet deliverable milestones and commitments.

• Functions as a team leader for assigned projects serving as the primary point of contact with the client.

• Responsible for project deliverables compliant with the Scope of Work and satisfy project requirements.

• Responsible for the overall quality of the project documents and adherence with Jacobs Quality Program. Manages and enhances project quality by providing ideas and suggestions to the team aimed at improving the effectiveness of their role, and of the project activities in general.

• Assesses project requirements, while developing and recommending a sound approach or application to meet the needs of the project and client.

• Responsible for initial development of the project fee proposal and coordination with discipline DOR for input and participates in fee negotiations with the client.

• Facilitates the creation of communication plans, ensuring that appropriate information is exchanged among key stakeholders, and conducts status review meetings among project team members and clients.

• Determines, monitors and reviews internal costs, operational budgets, schedules and staffing requirements for project teams.

• Plan, organize and staff key design positions.

• Mentors and trains team members in project management methods, procedures and activities.



• Professional Degree in Architecture (Bachelor or Master of Architecture) or Bachelor of Engineering.

• U.S. Citizenship.

• Minimum 10 years of experience as a Project Manager in an Architectural or Engineering organization with demonstrated project management experience within Federal and/or DOD markets.

• 10-15 years of overall experience in a project related technical field.

• Strong working knowledge of pre-design and pre-construction, contract management, project delivery methods, building systems/components and technology, team building and client relationship building.

• Professional Registered Architect (RA) or Registration (PE).

Valid Through: 2019-11-14