KKT Architects, Inc. in Tulsa, Oklahoma has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Healthcare Architect/Senior Medical Planner. We are looking for a creative, empathetic and passionate Architect with 10+ years of experience to fill a key design and leadership role within our healthcare team.
The successful candidate will participate in delivering design services that improve our medical design expertise, as well as provide leadership within our team, and add value to our projects and client experience.
The work includes:
Demonstrating proficiency in medical processes across a range of project types including hospitals, clinics, doctors’ offices, for both major inpatient and outpatient facilities.
Undertaking functional assessments and space utilization analyses.
Leading clients and end users through planning and process flows, critical adjacencies and considerations during planning and design.
Leading discussions on medical equipment and technology needs and trends that are specific to the healthcare environment.
Collaborating with clients and project design team to create functional and space programs, along with space planning that is reflective of operational needs.
Participating in internal mentoring, as well as marketing efforts for new medical related projects.
Managing multiple aspects of client/owner and project coordination including design, permitting, and construction.
Interacting with client/owners, vendors, contractors, subcontractors, and design team, including acting as Project Manager for specific projects.
Coordinating regularly with internal healthcare team, including with Healthcare Department Lead and Project Managers.
Presenting, coordinating, leading, and participating in meetings with clients’ senior leadership.
Continuing to learn and seek opportunities to expand knowledge of design and planning for healthcare and medical facilities.
Fosters a commitment to maintaining existing relationships and seeking new clients for the firm.
KKT is a Character-driven, Creative group of professional designers who Collaborate for the good of our Community. Our firm of 68 wins numerous awards each year across our sectors and services, including “People’s Choice for Best Architecture Firm” by Oklahoma Magazine each year since 2012. Additionally, KKT was recognized as the AIA Eastern Oklahoma Firm of the Year in 2019. Diversity & Inclusion are one of our key pillars to success. Within our company, all individuals are respected, valued, and can achieve their maximum potential.
Our work is focused toward the Northeast Oklahoma Regional Area where we feel we can make direct impact to our growing metropolis of almost 1,000,000 residents. Tulsa has four medical centers (Saint Francis Health System, Ascension/St. John Health System, Hillcrest and OSU Medical Center) as well as many physician-owned specialty hospitals based and independent clinics, doctor’s offices, and so much more. There is much opportunity for growth in the design industry both professional and personally with this opportunity in Tulsa.
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture from an accredited program
Experience in healthcare design, coordination, documentation and construction
Knowledge of commonly used concepts and best practices, as well as Evidence-Based Design
Strong knowledge of FGI Guidelines [2018 and newer] and good understanding of NFPA 101 (2012), NFPA 99 (2012) and IBC Codes.
Experience writing and preparing Functional Narrative for submission to State Department of Health
Experience with AutoCAD, Revit, Bluebeam, and Microsoft Office
Organization and communication skills
Leadership and mentoring skills
A desire to work in a fast-paced, highly collaborative team environment
Passion for creating spaces that inspire and elevate people as they heal, learn, live, and grow
Additional Salary Information: Benefits - Paid Time Off and Holidays
•Safe Harbor 401K Plan with employer matching up to 4%
•Reimbursements for professional licenses and membership dues
•Reimbursements for professional and continuing education activities
•Flexible Work Environment with virtual capabilities
About KKT Architects, Inc.
KKT Architects, Inc. is a full service architecture, interiors and engineering firm located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, dedicated to putting our clients' needs first. We keep the client involved through every step of their project to provide responsive solutions that let the client know they were heard - and understood. We are passionate about building and strengthening our Tulsa area community through design and currently we have over 60 professionals actively engaged in the community.