AECOM Concept Architect Retail & Industrial in Leuven, Belgium
Belgium - Flemish Brabant, Leuven
AECOM has been appointed by our client, a global industrial company, to deliver a large Retail Programme in the Benelux. During this period AECOM will provide Engineering Procurement and Construction Services in an end to end delivery process with a focus on safety and operational excellence. AECOM is currently building a dedicated team with experts for this programme.
As an Architect you become part of a growing AECOM Benelux team with offices in The Netherlands and Belgium and are a member of the Design Services Team, reporting to the Operations Manager. This role can be based in either of the forementioned countries depending on your location, interest and flexibility.
The AECOM team in the Benelux consists of approximately 170 employees and operates from our headquarters in The Hague, Leuven and Gent and from multiple site hubs throughout the hub. Representative services include Engineering & Construction, Environmental, Transportation and Health & Safety.
We are looking for an experienced concept architect to lead projects front end process:
Create and design concept in line with clients vision and parameters;
Develop and present project proposals;
Develop concept design through to completion;
Lead and liaise with other designers and engineers to develop designs in house;
Create drawings, blueprints, specifications and construction documents to reflect concept design;
Provide architectural guidance, calculations, analysis, studies and recommendations within the schedules and budget of an assigned project.
We are searching for a candidate who has the following skills:
A Bachelor’s or master's degree in architecture or related course of study.
10+ years relevant experience as a concept design architect in a reputed design consultancy.
A strong competence in compatibilization of complementary projects, legislation interpretation and sharp translation of scope into design.
Experience in retail design and industrial design.
Fluent in English and strong written and verbal skills in French and/or Dutch (fluency and grammar).
Knowledgeable in the applicable building codes.
As a person you a are a Team player with a positive attitude.
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
As a person you are:
Passionate about buildings and the built environment.
Enjoy art and design.
Care about people and the environment.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Architecture and Design
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 245416BR
Additional Locations FR - La Garenne-Colombes, NL - The Hague
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.