We are a nonprofit academic healthcare organization serving the diverse Los Angeles community and beyond. With groundbreaking medical research achievements, education programs defining the future of healthcare, and wide-ranging community benefit activities, we're setting new standards for quality and innovation in patient care.
What will I be doing in this role?
The Architect/Planner will manage the programming and design of all projects overseen by Facilities Planning, Design and Construction from inception through the receipt of permits from the appropriate municipal agencies. This position shall also assist the Project Managers during construction phases of assigned projects.
Evaluates client/customer requirements and makes appropriate design recommendations.
Evaluate spatial and equipment requirements and makes design recommendations as needed.
Reviews building code and medical center compliance for all projects.
Prepares request for proposed architectural and engineering fees, evaluates proposals and recommends design team.
Obtains appropriate project approvals.
Compiles construction estimates and reports as needed.
Expedites the permitting process.
Collaborates with and advises the design team as needed.
Provides information to the space coordinator, interior designer and construction manager, as needed.
Reviews project compliance with all hospital policies, federal/state/local regulations and The Joint Commission requirements.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.