JCJ is searching for a Specifications Writer(or Senior Specifications Writer) in our Hartford, CT or San Diego, CA office.
The Specifications Writer: • Interfaces with appropriate individuals to be kept apprised of any new projects and/or client activity that would have an impact on Specifications and Technical support. • Maintains frequent communication with appropriate individuals to ensure proper information flows. • Monitors the assembly of the project product book for assigned projects. • Attends regular team meetings on assigned projects to keep apprised of design and documentation progress. • Is responsible for assembling and publishing of Project Manual for assigned projects. • Performs technical research on products to be included in the written specification. • Is responsible for compliance with applicable Federal, State and Local laws, ordinances, regulations, statutory and documentation requirements for specifications. • Creates bidding packages on project materials. • Updates the product catalogs. • Reviews all construction drawings and specifications so that they complement each other and will work effectively together. • Creates revision documents for project –related changes to specifications and drawings. • Updates knowledge of construction products/materials on the market to understand the impact on the budget for the project. • Maintains frequent communication with appropriate individuals to ensure proper information flows.
Education: Bachelor of Architecture
Training Requirements (licenses, programs, or certificates): Licensed Architect, or CSI Certification. Certification as a Construction Specifier preferred.
Experience – Specification Writer: • 3+ years experience in Architecture • 2+ years of specifications writing • 3+ years experience in a professional services environment.
Experience – Senior Specification Writer: • 7+ years experience in Architecture • 5+ years of specifications writing • 5+ years experience in a professional services environment.
About JCJ Architecture
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