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Senior Interior Designer M/F


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General information

Organisation

Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 100 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.

  

Reference

2021-3701  

Position description

Job title

Senior Interior Designer M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description

Primary Purpose of the Position

  • To  provide with full responsibility and accountability,  interior design expertise  and technical support on all new and renovation projects, in all areas of interior finishes applicable  to healthcare facilities, during  definition and execution stages, ensuring that designs are in compliance with the latest Codes, Standards, National and HMC requirements and procedures.
  • Liaise with Project Engineers, other Discipline Engineers and End-Users, in order to develop cost effective and fit for purpose design solutions, to fit HMC requirements.
  • Contribute  toward updating  interior design  Codes,  Standards, Specifications and Philosophies. 

Principal Accountabilities

  • Provides interior design support and assistance to the Director in maintaining and developing all corporate facilities: - design concept preparation, design research, preparing design presentations, specification, cost estimates, and all related documentation.
  • Attend meetings with hospital medical I nursing I administrative  staff I project consultants for all design works as appropriate and strive to gain understanding of HMCI Healthcare best practice, infection control policies, fire and safety codes, and provision of economical and aesthetic designs.
  • Works closely with other interior design and design management team members to ensure smooth coordination and achievements of excellence in all aspects of the work implementation.
  • Assists in  the preparation  of tender  documents  for  interior  design work  and participate in the evaluation of tenders.
  • Monitors  all associated interior design  work  and  resolve  obstacles  to ensure smooth implementation. Carryout regular inspections on site to ensure adequate quality control are maintained.
  • Assists in the preparation of annual budget for facilities and capital improvement projects.
  • Provide projects with technical content  of project  development  and executive plans,  including  defining  design  and  construction   criteria and  procurement strategies  for  critical  items.  Assist  project  engineer to  expand  and  develop building program within budgetary constraints.
  • Prepare the Basis for Design (BFD), select  essential standards for use, identify design throughput,  policy,  specifications,  technical  risks, facility  safeguarding, safety and health requirements and infrastructure requirements. Prepare designs in consultation with other Discipline Engineers, as appropriate.
  • Visit work sites to establish existing conditions.  Review applicability  of existing drawings, Standards and Specifications  and recommend appropriate  changes. Where appropriate, carryout basic surveying work sufficient to meet the design needs or prepares a scope of work for a third party to carry out the survey. Contribute to the development of cost estimates.
  • Prepare and/or review  conceptual designs, schematic designs and detailed designs for building I facilities, based on the approved Scope of Works.

Profile

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Interior Design or Architecture.
  • Professional membership of a recognized international institute / association / organization is desirable.

 Experience:

  • Minimum 12 years' experience in the interior design for healthcare facilities.
  • Experience in CAD production.
  • Experience  in  production  of  quality  sketch-up,  and/or  3D  graphic   drawings accurately and proficiently.

Skills:

  • Have excellent planning, decision making, problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of industry I international standards, and ability to interpret for specific application within sphere of relevant disciplines.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills as well as an ability to work in a multicultural team environment must be well developed and proven.
  • Ability to handle multi-projects simultaneously, and to meet target completion.
  • Ability to interact with other  professionals, and develop good working relationships with user groups.
  • Ability to make sound decisions in a manner consistent with the essential job functions.
  • Ability to create drawings and write specifications, prepare cost estimates and request for proposals for interior design works.
  • Ability to compose clear and accurate reports,  communicate with others and to assimilate and understand information in a manner consistent with the essential job functions.

 Independence:

Operates within the framework of established HMC policies and departmental procedures,  guided by Engineering codes,  practices  and philosophies.  Choice of a particular solution or design is left to the incumbent with considerable initiative and independent action.

Problem Solving:

Evaluate and provide solutions for particular, critical technical issues. Review and recommend  resolution of particularly complex and non-routine problems, or provide viable  alternatives. Identify risks and anticipated problem to projects, and propose mitigating solutions and actions.

Review and critically assess a range of options for a given problem, and recommend one acceptable technical solution from a range of options.

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, Qatar

City

Doha

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years