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Facilities Plan & Design Specialist

Facilities Plan & Design Specialist

Job ID 
2017-10384
Campus 
Einstein/Resnick - Bronx
Posting Date 
6/26/2017
Employee Classification 
Exempt
Department 
Engineering
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time

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ABOUT US

Founded in 1955, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Einstein) is one of the nation’s premier institutions for medical education, basic research and clinical investigation. A full-time faculty of some 2,000 conducts research, teaches, and delivers health care in every major biomedical specialty. The college has some 730 medical students, 193 Ph.D. students, 106 MD/Ph.D. students and 275 postdoctoral fellows.

 

Einstein’s major strength, in addition to training physicians and scientists, is its science. During fiscal year 2015, the faculty’s consistently high level of scientific achievement resulted in the awarding of more than $150 million in peer-reviewed grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

 

Einstein is part of Montefiore Medicine Academic Health System, an integrated academic delivery system comprising seven campuses, including 8 hospitals, a multi-county ambulatory network, a new state-of-the art “hospital without beds”, a skilled nursing facility, school of nursing, home health agency, and the state’s first freestanding emergency department. As the University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore is a premier academic health system, employing Einstein’s clinical faculty and training Einstein’s medical students, over 1,300 residents, 420 allied health students, and 1,600 nursing students annually.

 

The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Einstein seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

List of Responsibilities

  • Supervise Drafting personnel in the absence of the Planning and Design Supervisor
  • Manage and track NYC Department of Buildings permits
  • Acting in-house NYC Department of Buildings Expeditor for filing building permits
  • Manager of event planning for special design and confidential projects
  • Order and maintain FF&E stock in attic
  • Work order manager FF&E relocation projects
  • Maintain files of all Department of Buildings approved plans
  • Maintain full set of drawings of all buildings

Interior Design

  • Create custom color design boards for special design projects as it relates to event planning
  • Manage, layout, specify and order furniture for all special events monitor and assess all furniture delivery for these projects

Scope of Responsibility

  • The Specialist is responsible for coordinating with the Plan room Supervisor on all projects
  • Supervises Planning & Design personnel in the absence of the Planning and Design Supervisor
  • Extensive knowledge of New York City Building department permit filing and expediting
  • Coordinate and manage resources for special events, meetings etc
  • Manage and responsible for ordering attic stock and keep updated inventory
  • Supports activities for multiple planners and engineer within the department
  • Support the department’s goal to deliver quality job on budget and on schedule
  • Routinely interface with project managers, labor and outside vendors to complete projects on time and on budget

QUALIFICATIONS

Experience and Educational Background

  • Bachelor’s Degree from accredited school of Architecture or Planning (Registered Architect preferred)
  • Must have 5 years of related institutional experience
  • Some supervisory experience preferred

Skills and Competencies

 

  • Must be able to work independently
  • Fluency in current version of AutoCAD Architecture Software; ability to make changes to drafts at meetings
  • Must possess strong knowledge of the Microsoft Office programs such as Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Outlook
  • Must possess excellent organization and communication skills
  • Outstanding, judgment, initiative and attention to detail are essential
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize tasks based on schedule and importance
  • Professional level interactions with all levels of the organization are key to this position