• Architect Jobs in Al Kuwait - 1599891

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Job Description


What we are looking for

SSH are looking for a talented Architect to join our offices located in Kuwait, where we provide front-end design leadership for the wider group

Our portfolio of live projects includes cultural, healthcare, hospitality and retail projects across the Middle East and North Africa

We are looking for individuals with exceptional design skills and a passion for working towards excellence in design delivery You will work as part of the wider engineering teams based in Kuwait, Dubai and Cape Town

SSH is a master planning, infrastructure, building design, construction supervision and project management company We are proud to present a reputation for design integrity and a portfolio of landmark projects throughout the Middle East region

What will my responsibilities look like in this role

The individual will be an important member of our Architectural design team This team member would lead work on defined segments of a project with limited guidance and supervision of a Senior Architect or nominated supervisor Role also includes responsibility for Statutory Authorities approvals, site back-up and mentoring of subordinate staff members

Personally verify the corrections and absolute accuracy of own and others work prior to review by the senior level Architect

Organize own and others work to achieve set deadlines

Lead pro-active coordination with internal and external design disciplines to achieve a high quality, consistent set of design documents or presentation

Proactively check and coordinate project documents (including but not limited to multi-disciplinary drawings, design reports, design calculations, technical specifications, bills of quantities, etc) and ensure the highest quality standards are met

Take responsibility to ensure all design documentation of the Statutory Authorities Approval process is delivered on time

Attend Client meetings

Confidently present work to colleagues, clients and stakeholders

Provide technical support to site supervision teams and resolve design related issues on site

What do I need to apply

Developed Architectural Design skills an indepth understanding of the design process and interfaces between design disciplines

7+ yrs of experience working in engineering consultancy as an Architect

It is essential that the correct individual must be able to demonstrate extensive experience of, delivering building projects in the Middle East from concept through to detailed design as part of a multidisciplinary design team

Understanding of scope definition and scope interface

Proficiency in AutoCAD and REVIT, word processing and presentation programs

Full knowledge of Statutory Authorities requirements

knowledge of codes, regulations and submission requirements

Developed knowledge of Health and Safety in Design

Developed knowledge of Fire & Life Safety Principles

Developed knowledge of Sustainable Design principles

Ability and willingness to mentor and provide support to junior subordinate staff members and spread knowledge across the wider architectural community

Excellent command of English (written and spoken)

Proficiency in verbal and written Arabic is an advantage but not essential


Completion of architectural degree program

BArch or BSc in Architecture

Local Society of Engineers membership

Company Profile

SSH specialises in the delivery of world class construction projects in the MENA region We are a rapidly expanding multidisciplinary firm with over 50 years expertise in architecture, engineering, infrastructure and construction supervision

SSH are respected project leaders, trusted international partners and reputable employers We aim to be the consultant, strategic partner and employer of choice for the MENA region Our continued participation in the regions premier construction projects reflects our world class expertise in specialist markets and our unrivalled local knowledge

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:• Architect • Design Engineer • Other Construction - Design Architect Education Bachelors Degree Stream: Architecture

Industry:• Engineering •Procurement •Construction


Function:• Construction • Manufacturing/ Engineering/ R&D

Deadline:22nd Dec 2019

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