Architectural Specifications Writer

A very competitive Salary Package
20 Mar 2013
17 Apr 2013
Nirav Doshi
Job Type
Position: Architectural Specifications Writer
Duration: Permanent role

Duties & Requirements:
The candidate will be responsible for ensuring quality technical reviews are performed on specification contents and their associated drawings.
Will prepare appropriate documentation and assist in the procurement process.
Will write, edit, and coordinate architectural specifications and related documents including master specifications.
Prepare outline specifications for design development phase; assemble project manuals for construction documents phase; and prepare addenda during bidding phase.
Incorporate LEED and sustainable design philosophy into the company's master specifications, and work with individual project teams to select materials and products that support this design philosophy.
Coordinate scheduling and production of project manuals.
Assist and mentor staff on technical issues for both project and specification related issues
Must be able to coordinate, oversee, and review specification writing by other consultants.

Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in Architectural Engineering with minimum 10 years experience in providing Architectural and Building Engineering solutions.
Should be a LEED Certified.
Should have good working knowledge of MS Office package and be conversant with use of AutoCAD/ Micro-Station software.
Working knowledge of AIA MasterSpec, MasterFormat 2004, SectionFormat and PageFormat strongly preferred.
Should have in-depth knowledge of internationally accepted Engineering Codes and Standards.
Prior experience in the Gulf Region would be advantageous.

A very competitive Salary Package