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Stantec Portfolio Manager, Healthcare Architecture in SAN FRANCISCO, California

Portfolio Manager, Healthcare Architecture - ( 21000215 )


The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us forward instead?

Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future—join us!

Your Opportunity

Join a growing Healthcare practice in the greater Bay Area market as a Portfolio Manager working with some of our top Healthcare clients. With general guidance from the Healthcare leadership team, you’ll support all aspects of the project process from validation/pre-design through construction administration and close-out within Acute and non-Acute Healthcare projects. Coordination with consultants, contractors, and Owners can be a part of your weekly activities supporting multiple projects at any time, within various phases of design and construction.

For this opportunity, you can be based out of the San Francisco office. Stantec embraces a hybrid home/office work environment, with 1-2 days per week in office for all-staff meetings, project-related team work sessions, client meetings, etc. You will also spend time at project locations based on the business needs of the client. The San Francisco office has a alternative work schedule providing every other Friday off.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for delivering small to medium healthcare projects of varying complexity/size.

  • Inspires creativity, critical thought, and design excellence both internally and externally.

  • Conceptualizes a building design from both a functional and aesthetic perspective in concert with a client’s requirements, budget, and program.

  • Develops a design through sketches, physical models, electronic models, diagrams, massing studies, and other visual formats to express the design intent and communicate to project team, client, and building user groups.

  • Participates in design critiques and constructability reviews.

  • Presents the design to stakeholders during early project phases. Develops building design in accordance with cost parameters.

  • Develops space planning, block planning, and adjacency diagrams in coordination with building program.

  • Evaluates and selects building systems and materials.

  • Coordinates building systems to ensure compatibility with the design intent.

  • Implements sustainable design principles into the design and environment.

  • Participates in development of the program and other pre-design efforts.

  • Ensures that design intent is maintained through documentation and construction.

  • Responsible for leading others in project team setting and design critiques and pin-ups.

  • Implement Life Safety strategies for Healthcare and related occupancies.

  • Possess strong leadership and relationship-building skills providing direction, guidance, and mentoring to staff.

  • Participate in marketing efforts, including proposal development, market strategy, presentations, and client interviews.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Proven delivery of successful Healthcare projects with OSHPD.

  • Ability to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Produce designs at a level that would be perceived externally as excellent.

  • Ability to communicate concepts and ideas effectively.

  • Participate in on-site project team setting.

  • To lead one or more teams on projects through the development of design concept.

  • To check work of others for accuracy and completeness and manage team to meet project budget and schedule.

  • To interpret sketches, drawings, codes, building program and other similar material.

  • To present abstract ideas to the client and client representatives.

  • Maintain contact with clients, consultants and contractors during all project phases, participating in marketing, client and owner presentations as required

  • To apply accessibility codes, applicable building codes, and life-safety codes to a wide variety of project scopes and complexity.

  • Ability to lead a highly collaborative BIM delivery strategy.

  • General knowledge of building construction systems, constructability, materials, and industry associated standards.

  • General understanding of the relationship between drawings and specifications.

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp.

  • Experience with leading and implementation of Lean Tools.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture

  • California licensure required

  • Minimum 10 years of experience with healthcare or institutional clients

  • LEED Green Associate or LEED AP preferred

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-California-San Francisco

Job : Architect

Organization : BC-2014 Buildings-US Pacific

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 20 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Sep 3, 2021, 6:38:03 PM

Req ID: 21000215

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans