THE CENTECH GROUP, Inc. (CENTECH®) is seeking an Architect Engineer to support the Defense Policy Review Initiative (DPRI) Planning Group located at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan. This person must have a broad professional knowledge of a wide range of engineering or architectural theories, concepts, principles, standards, and methods sufficient to formulate, execute, advise on and explain recommendations or solutions to modify standard practices, equipment, devices, processes, and techniques and resolve a wide variety of complex problems and adapt precedents or existing strategies to meet unusual needs or special demands. This person must have a detailed knowledge of, and highly experienced in the development and review of technical requirements, concepts, principles, standards, and methods in order to ensure that the architectural portion of building construction and land development projects are designed and constructed in accordance with the required operational and functional criteria.
Position location is OCONUS - Iwakuni, Japan and a valid passport for travel.
Licensed Registered Architect (RA) within the Architecture area of expertise
Baccalaureate or higher level degree with a major in Engineering or Architecture OR a combination of education and experience which furnished a thorough knowledge of the physical and mathematical sciences underlying professional engineering, and a good understanding both theoretical and practical, of the engineering sciences and techniques and their applications to one of the branches of engineering. Four (4) years of specialized experience in the following:
Knowledge of, and skill related to the development of executive level correspondence and the management of programs involving executive level participants
Working knowledge of horizontal and vertical construction, land development, airfield design, design development process, construction means and methods as well as Japanese and US construction practices
Experience in the storage, retrieval and management of construction project documentation is highly desired
Knowledge and skill in program assessment techniques related to resource allocation, risk management, performance metrics and project execution
Thorough knowledge of quantitative and qualitative methods and techniques to develop support deliverable criteria and metrics covering complex program mission and functions
Must have good communication skills, both written and oral, as well as customer service skills due to daily interaction with various levels of rank, authority, positions, both military and civilians. Skill in preparation, presentation, and evaluation of plans, designs, and reports. Experience working with a diverse and often conflicting
group of stakeholders on politically sensitive and schedule-constrained construction projects
THE CENTECH GROUP, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veteran