VCBO Architecture (www.vcbo.com) is seeking an experienced Senior Medical Planner to join our Architectural Group in our Salt Lake City office. VCBO has a passion for excellence and a strong group of people who respect each other and enjoy working together.
General Objectives and Responsibilities
Full time position with experience in leading the strategy, analysis, programming and planning efforts for healthcare projects and will work with the project team in the development of those projects. Contribute to the development of the healthcare business through meeting, speaking, writing, and contributing to the preparation of proposals and participating in project interviews. Bring forward proven client leadership skills on healthcare projects of all sizes and scopes. Work with client in determining project goals and objectives, to optimize healthcare delivery systems through a clear project definition and programming process. Successfully lead discussions with medical and design professionals. Lead and guide the conceptual and schematic design of projects in collaboration with Partner and be responsible for all functional aspects of the proposed solutions. Mentor and coordinate the planning work of junior medical planners. Assist in the strategic direction of the healthcare team.
Master’s degree in Architecture required
Twelve plus years of experience with strategic, functional, operational, and medical planning on healthcare projects for multi-specialty clinics to large-scale hospitals.
Utah Architectural license or ability to obtain Utah license
LEED and EDAC certifications preferred
An understanding of the trends and challenges facing the healthcare industry and how those trends will affect clinic and hospital operations planning and design, including green design, patient safety, and evidence based design principles
Published white papers, prepared and presented content at major conferences is preferred
The ability to maintain a lead role in client relationships, planning and team leadership
Demonstrated effectiveness working in a multi-disciplinary, collaborative team settings, with a history of client satisfaction
Excellent communication skills (writing, speaking, presenting) along with excellent interpersonal skills
Self-motivated, flexible to focus on a single client with a variety of project types or multiple projects in various stages of development. Knowledge of current building codes and possess the ability to successfully complete the permitting process with applicable planning officials. Knowledge of addenda and construction change directive procedures. The ability to review and respond to submittal and RFI documentation with sufficient knowledge and understanding of the project and industry.
Additional Salary Information: VCBO offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package, including education and registration reimbursement.
About VCBO Architecture
VCBO Architecture is an award-winning, integrated design firm with a team of over 90 professionals in two offices in Utah, doing work through the Intermountain West. Our staff is dedicated to providing clients with functional, beautiful, sustainable and future-focused projects in Healthcare, Higher Education, K-12 Education, Recreation, Civic and Justice, and Corporate Office Space.
VCBO Architecture (www.vcbo.com) is seeking experienced professionals to join our Architectural Group in our Salt Lake City office. VCBO has a passion for excellence and a strong group of people who respect each other and enjoy working together.