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Design Coordinator (Bilingual: Mandarin-English)

Company: Walbridge
Location: Detroit
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

WalbridgeEngineeringUS-MI-Detroit2023-1888OverviewSupport Engineering, Estimating and Operations Teams on multi-disciplined `projects. Work as a liaison with customers, subcontractors, and Walbridge team members to drive projects to completion. We want you to join our team. Through industry-leading innovation our company has forged a legacy of quality and safety since our founding in 1916. What we offer you: A safe, inclusive environment where employees are valued for their contributionsCareer planning, development & growthOutstanding training programs Why choose Walbridge:Large organization with award-winning projects, yet small enough for you to have an impactStrong values which are the foundation of our growth for 101 yearsInternational, regional and local recognition for stand-out projects, safety, sustainability, culture, wellness and diversity practicesResponsibilitiesDESIGN PHASEParticipate with the Project Design Team during Conceptual Design Phase during the proposal phase.Collect and organize questions from Team and Subcontractors to be presented to Customer.Participate in Value Engineering evaluation of conceptual design.Participate in efforts to identify and evaluate constructability and risk issues.Assist in the preparation of the project schedule.Participate in subcontractor scope clarification and buy-out meetings.Participate in Design Meetings with Customer / Owner, and document with Meeting Minutes.Document meetings with Design Professionals and subcontractors during the design phase - (through issuance of Issued for Construction Drawings).Develop and monitor open issues during design phase.Prepare Design Control Plan for inclusion in Job Site Quality Program (JSQP).Monitor and Control implementation of Design Control Plan (DCP).Assist with Clarification of the Basis of Design documents by coordinating submission of Requests for Information (RFI's).PERMITTING PHASEAssist Engineering Manager to Assure that Agency Reviews and Submittals are properly conducted in a timely fashion.Assist Engineering Manager to Coordinate site plan approval efforts, and reviews by city engineers, Fire Marshall (local and state), utilities and water and sewer departments.Assist with variance applications.Participate in effort to obtain all required building permits (for phased design).CONSTRUCTION PHASEAssist with preparation of validation criteria for facility launch.Assist with managing the resolution of design issues, as required.Accumulate and document in central database 'lessons learned' for projects.OTHER RESPONSIBILITIESPractices the core values of WA and motivates others to do the same by cultivating and reinforcing appropriate group values.Support of business development activities including developing client database and client visits and attending identified conferences and round tables.QualificationsBachelor's degree in [Mechanical, Electrical, Civil Engineering, Construction Management or Architecture degree is required or equivalent professional experience and training.Excellent Mandarin Chinese and English written and verbal communication skillsKnowledge of industrial construction engineering technology, codes, standards, etc., required. Prior construction site work, skilled trades or experience preferred.Ability to participate on a team of varied disciplines.Knowledge Microsoft Office and Bluebeam. Knowledge of Primavera and/or MS Project scheduling software is a plus.Willingness to travel. EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/VWalbridge is an equal opportunity employer with a culture that promotes diversity in the workforce. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, status as an individual with a disability, military, or protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning career development, recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, termination, promotions, or any other condition of employment. PM19 #LI-OnsitePI201933283

Keywords: Walbridge, Detroit , Design Coordinator (Bilingual: Mandarin-English), Other , Detroit, Michigan

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