Project Architect

Post Date: Thursday, November 29
Job Title: Project Architect
Organization: Life Time Fitness Inc.
Chanhassen, MN

Project Architect-CHA02107


Simultaneously manages one to two large-scale and several small-scale Architecture projects each year by leading an internal project team and coordinating external consultants. Ideal candidate is to have a strong work ethic and must be able to adapt well to change. Upholds the fulfillment of Life Time Fitness' Mission Statement.

- Leads internal project team and coordinates external consultants from schematic design through project completion
- Assist with the investigation and preparation of due diligence reports and site assessments for sites and locations under consideration
- Prepares and Manages architectural project budgets for assigned projects
- Partners and collaborates with team members in other divisions (Project Managers, Civil Manager, Development Managers) to ensure the successful outcome of all assigned projects
- Assists in the creation and development of prototypical and site specific details based on industry best-practices as well as internal preferences including constructability and desired aesthetic
- Mentors and develops junior staff
- Coordinates with individual business owners within the club structure.
- Works with real estate department to develop conceptual site plans to assess the viability of a new site.


-Five-year degree in Architecture

-Five years experience in Architecture
-Three years experience in project management and construction administration

Licenses / Certifications / Registration:
-Licensed architect in MN or another state in which Life Time is located in
-LEED Accreditation preferred

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics
- Excellent customer service skills
- Ability to operate a personal computer
- Knowledge of standard office procedures and computer software
- Knowledge of architectural industry software
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Ability to effectively multi-task with tight deadlines independently and within a team environment
- Ability to define problems, collect and analyze data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions and recommend solutions
- Ability to follow-through on deliverables and pay attention to details in the midst of multiple projects and deadlines
- Thorough knowledge of general architecture

Primary Location: : MN-Chanhassen - COR - Corporate
Other Locations: Minnesota
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
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