Cook County Government LEAD ARCHITECT- PLANT OPERATIONS in Chicago, Illinois

LOCATION: JOHN H. STROGER, JR. HOSPITAL

SHIFT: DAY

JOB SUMMARY

Cook County Health & Hospitals System (CCHHS) seeks a talented Lead Architect with technical, planning and project management experience to oversee the architectural design and development of construction projects throughout CCHHS. The position is focused on delivering mid-scale to largescale Healthcare projects. The position will be responsible for managing and supervising staff and consultants at all levels of project implementation to ensure that all appropriate steps and procedures are taken.

This position is exempt from Career Service under the CCHHS Personnel Rules.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture or related field from an accredited college or university (Must provide official transcripts at time of interview)

  • Licensed and Registered as an Architect in the State of Illinois (Must provide proof at time of interview)

  • Experience with Healthcare design

  • Current experience working with Life Safety Codes, Joint Commission Standards of Compliance, and OSHA guidelines

  • Proficient experience using Revit

  • Six (6) years of architecture experience

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PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accreditation

  • Construction administration experience

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VETERAN PREFERENCE

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When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service

To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must:

  • Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

  • Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question, “Are you a Military Veteran?”

  • Attach a copy of their DD 214, DD 215 or NGB 22 (Notice of Separation at time of application filing. Please note: If you have multiple DD214s, 215s, or NGB 22S, Please submit the one with the latest date. Coast Guard must submit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Department of Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After 9/11). Discharge papers must list and Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an Honorable Discharge Status are not acceptable

OR

A copy of a valid State ID Card or Driver’s License which identifies the holder of the ID as a Veteran, may also be attached to the application at time of filing.

If items are not attached, you will not be eligible for Veteran Preference

VETERANS MUST PROVIDE ORIGINAL APPLICABLE DISCHARGE PAPERS OR APPLICABLE STATE ID CARD OR DRIVER’S LICENSE AT TIME OF INTERVIEW.

BENEFITS PACKAGE

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

  • Basic Term Life Insurance

  • Pension Plan

  • Deferred Compensation Program

  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time

  • *You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) *

For further information on our excellent benefits package, please click on the following link: *http://www.cookcountyrisk.com/*__

*MUST MEET ALL REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION FILING. *

*Degrees awarded outside of the United States with the exception of those awarded in one of the United States’ territories and Canada must be credentialed by an approved U. S. credential evaluation service belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the Association of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Original credentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.

*Please note all offers of employment are contingent upon the following conditions: satisfactory professional & employment references, healthcare and criminal background checks, appropriate licensure/certifications and the successful completion of a physical and pre-employment drug screen.

*CCHHS is strictly prohibited from conditioning, basing or knowingly prejudicing or affecting any term or aspect of County employment or hiring upon or because of any political reason or factor.

*COOK COUNTY HEALTH & HOSPITALS SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. *

Job Posting: Jan 8, 2019, 10:34:35 AM

Closing Date: Jan 23, 2019, 12:59:00 AM

Organization: Health and Hospital Systems

Req ID: 00122535