Salary commensurate with education and experience.
As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. In addition to the centers of emphasis, HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Harborview’s Maintenance & Facility Management Division has an outstanding opportunity for a full time day shift HEALTHCARE INTERIOR DESIGNER. The Healthcare Interior Designer will have a remarkable opportunity to use their experience and skills to provide interior design leadership on the Harborview Campus. The Interior Designer’s work will range from small renovation projects to the upcoming King County Harborview Bond Project, allowing the individual to provide interior design leadership at the very early stages of our campus redevelopment. Internal projects are funded by an annual capital budget and range in scope up to $50M per year of self funded projects. This position will report to Harborview’s Director of Capital Development.
Harborview Medical Center and King County are embarking on a once in a generation project to redevelop the Harborview Campus. In 2020 the voters of King County approved $1.74 billion in bond funding to support new facilities at Harborview Medical Center. The resulting Harborview Bond Program will build over one million square feet of new and renovated spaces. The new facilities will include construction of a new-high rise inpatient bed tower, and a new behavioral health building. Seismic renovations to the Center Tower and Harborview Hall will increase capacity for supportive services and respite beds. Additional upgrades are designated throughout various facilities, including a full renovation of the Pioneer Square Clinic. The Harborview Bond Program will impact the entire campus including new street and helipad access. The work is expected to extend over a minimum 8 years and the campus will remain operational 24/7 throughout the duration of the work.
Provide innovative professional architecture and interior design solutions for a wide range of small internally funded renovation projects at Harborview Medical Center (HMC). This position will be responsible for developing, designing, rendering and drafting projects as assigned. Direct and oversee the interior design work of consulting architects and interior designers for Harborview funded capital improvement projects as assigned. Participate in design meetings with design and construction teams, review and provide design direction based on institutional needs that meet budget and schedule. Communicate project updates on interior focused priority projects to various constituent groups including senior management, department managers, staff, faculty, patients and families. Update, coordinate and maintain Harborview’s Interior Finishes and Furnishing Standards. Work with various entities within Harborview to select materials and finishes that are appropriate for the environment, align with sustainability goals and meet code. Provide owner representative guidance in the development of interior solutions, finishes and furnishing standards for the King County Harborview Bond funded projects. These new standards and finish guidelines are expected to merge with the Harborview Medical Center campus finish standards. Coordinate and consult with Harborview’s Facilities Maintenance Division and support staff for input on interior design and finishes. Coordinate Harborview’s art program with King County’s 4Culture. Active member and participant in Harborview’s Welcoming Environment Committee, which oversees the condition of public spaces throughout the medical center to promote a positive experience that promotes healing and wellness. Stay up to date with industry standards, best practices, codes and regulations as they relate to assigned projects.
As an employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for this position, please view this page.
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Interior Design degree from a CIDA accredited program or an Architecture degree (Master’s or Bachelor’s) Minimum of 10 years of professional experience in Interior Design and/or Interior Architecture Minimum of 5 years of healthcare specific design experience required. Mix of outpatient and inpatient acute care a preferred. NCIDQ certification is a requirement.
Architectural licensure is a plus. LEED certification is a plus. 10 years or more of professional experience with AutoCAD, Bluebeam, Adobe Creative Cloud, MS Project and MS Office software. Familiarity with Building Codes and Department of Health guidelines (FGI and NFPA 101 Life Safety Code) preferred.
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