Burns & McDonnell Staff Interior Designer - Sustainability Specialist (Multiple Locations) in Arlington, Virginia
The Staff Interior Designer - Sustainability Specialist works with clients and project teams to establish and achieve goals related to sustainable building design and construction.
Comply with federal and state high performance and/or sustainable design standards for client projects.
Assist project design and construction teams in compliance with the "Guiding Principles for Sustainable Federal Buildings" and guide projects through associated third-party certification programs.
Assist project design and construction teams in compliance with commercial green building rating systems, including LEED, and guide projects through associated third-party certification programs.
Present new trends, data, and sustainability goals to internal and external clients.
Assist with developing innovative strategies to improve performance and sustainability in building and construction and provide measurable metrics and help implement best demonstrated practices.
Assist with sustainability initiatives through integrated design to achieve energy savings, protect and conserve water, enhance the indoor environment, reduce environmental impact of materials, and address building resiliency.
Responsible for compliance with company and site safety policies.
Responsible for diversity initiatives.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree in Interior Design or similar field and 4 years of experience Interior Design or similar field of study required.
3 years related professional experience in sustainable design field is highly preferred. Federal projects including DOD and DOE project experience is a plus.
LEED Accredited Professional with BD C specialty is preferred.
A strong understanding of environmental/sustainable design practices, regulatory requirements, and current trends in the profession.
Ability to apply intensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices to broad areas of assignments and devising new approaches to problems encountered.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated knowledge with BIM-Revit, Sketchup, and Photoshop.
Demonstrated knowledge of Interior Design specifications, calculations, industry standards as well as visual, written and oral skills.
Expert in the use of computers for making architectural drawings, calculations and 3-D visual simulations.
Demonstrated knowledge of architectural principles and theory associated with project design and construction document production.
Must meet standards to qualify for and maintain the Company's vehicle driving privileges as outlined in the Company's Motor Vehicle Safety Policy.
NCIDQ Certification required.
Valid driver's license required.
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Other Locations US-VA-Norfolk, US-VA-Arlington
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Req ID: 234081 Job Hire Type Experienced