• Senior Architect

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Building Services / Architecture
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    The Portland, ME Wood Environment and Infrastructure Solutions (formerly Amec Foster Wheeler) Design Center is seeking an Architect. This is a full-time position for a registered architect with a minimum of fifteen years’ experience.


    This position is located in Portland, Maine, one of the most livable cities in the US.  Wood offers the technical challenges of projects located throughout the US within the relaxed environment of a small, vibrant city. This individual will; possess the ability to work as an integral part of a project team, manage one or more projects during all phases of a project until completion, interface with both internal and external clients, collaborate with multi-disciplinary project teams. Our ideal candidate will be dynamic, creative, quality driven, have excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, and be a proactive problem solver.


    Key Responsibilities

    • Responsible for project planning and development
    • Lead multi-disciplinary project teams in design and production of contract documents
    • Ability to work on multiple concurrent project assignments
    • Develop content and execute architectural projects including drawings, specifications, and studies
    • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, designers, and other project team members to carry out project requirements
    • Prepare 2D and 3D presentation and production drawings
    • Successfully manage and interface with in-house and consulting project teams and clients through all phases of projects
    • Demonstrate ability, in a leadership role, in working with integrated architectural and engineering design teams in project design and documentation
    • Ability and willingness to travel. Occasional field work to perform building survey assessments on regional, national, and/or global projects.  Approximately 10% travel


    Skills / Qualifications

    • Minimum 15 years’ well-rounded experience in any of the following project types; industrial, commercial, federal, medical, pharmaceutical, institutional design
    • Demonstrated excellence in design, organization, and communication
    • Registered architect, NCARB is desired
    • LEED accreditation
    • Bachelor of Architecture or a Master of Architecture degree from an accredited college
    • Proficient in current digital modeling applications including Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite
    • Experience in all phases and technical aspects of facility design, from programming through post construction services
    • Must be a US Citizen

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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