Senior Architect or Engineer (Various locations)
Planate Management Group (PMG) is a Service-Disabled
Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) headquartered in Alexandria,
Virginia and Orlando, Florida USA with a technical support center
in the South East Asia and East Africa, that provides program
management and facilities engineering services worldwide. Planate
is a small business provider of planning, design, infrastructure
management, technical consulting, engineering, and construction
management services in support of the US Department of Defense
(DOD) and its Service (Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps)
missions, along with other US federal agencies, all over the
The Senior Architect or Engineer is responsible for supporting
various Veterans Affairs construction projects nationwide in the
pre-design/design and construction phases.
This position is contingent on the award of the contract,
offering initially one year with four option years.
Development of project schedules to effectively plan for and
report on the status of projects
Interpret and adapt traditional methods and approaches in
developing design calculations, layouts, drawings, and
specifications that support project objectives and standards
Responsible for selected construction inspections, quality
control and submittal reviews beyond the expertise of construction
Coordinate initial planning efforts; site studies; market
analysis; site investigations; site surveys; preparation of budgets
and cost estimates; preparation of preliminary schedules; cost
modeling and analysis; and cost control management.
Conducting/participating in value engineering workshops and
analysis of value engineering proposals.
Conducting market analysis based on the size and scope of the
project and providing findings of market conditions.
Preparation of studies analyzing the constructability of the
proposed project in terms of impacts to facility operations.
Services may include analyzing parking; utility shutdowns and
relocations; staff and patient access; safety risk analysis; and
noise, dust and exhaust fumes impacts. Produce phasing plan
document that is mutually acceptable from both a construction and
facility operations perspective.
Perform testing/inspection services.
Assist in issue resolution and participate in all progress
Perform routine inspections of construction as work
Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as
may be appropriate.
Qualifications To be successful in the role:
Licensed professional and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree
from an accredited school of higher learning, essential
With a minimum of six (6) years’ experience practicing as an
Architect, Engineer or Construction Manager
Must have design and construction experience, preferably in a
Able to quickly understand and master the requirements of the
local state and federal jurisdictions and the requirements of each
in relation to this Project
Possess the knowledge of Construction Contract Documents
including Front End and Technical Specifications and Drawings to
readily understand and assess the requirements
Must have the skillset and a working knowledge of engineering
services, building codes, budgeting and scheduling to lead to the
Experience working in a healthcare facility or hospital
Must be willing to be assigned in different regions of USA
Must lawfully reside in the United States and has a driver’s
Responsible for the supervision and management of personnel of
Planate Management Group is an Affirmative Action and Equal
Opportunity Employer . All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated
against on the basis of disability.
Joining the Planate team opens you to an experience working for
a Global company where you are among a team that is considered a
premier trusted partner for planning, design, engineering, asset
management, and professional service solutions anytime, anywhere.
We Take Care of Our Own; Personally and Professionally, Up and Down
We’d love for you to be a part of our Global workforce, helping
us serve as an effective and integrated partner to advance every