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Principal Facilities Architect/Workplace Strategist in Cranberry Township, PA at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 4/20/2018

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Job ID: 27122BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company! Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we’re proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers’ success. If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Principal Facilities Architect on our Engineering & Maintenance team at our global headquarters location in Cranberry Township, PA. The role of the Principal Facilities Architect / Workplace Strategist is to develop and direct the Real Estate and Facilities architectural and space management strategy and standards for the for the global organization. A key element of the role will be to facilitate the establishment of effective workplace strategies to ensure the company’s design and use of work space enhances value to the organization and is consistent with the overall company’s growth and retention strategies.

The workplace environment should promote innovation, and collaboration while also incorporating sustainability practices. In addition to the establishment of the workplace strategy, other areas of focus include:
  • Ensuring codes and standards compliance, building form and finish standards
  • Advising on facility maintenance process and procedures
  • Participating in facility audits for energy conservation and sustainability initiatives
  • Coordinating outsourced architectural services, construction scope and contract development, and facility space management leadership
  • Developing and leading the implementation of policies, practices and procedures to maintain the appropriate level of space allotment, facility reliability, safety and uptime that supports the business goals and objectives.
  • Provide guidance, direction and leadership to staff in regard to the above and knowledge of facilities best practices, occupancy planning, space management, advanced design concepts, and maintenance principles and practices as applied to a corporate facilities organization.
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in Architectural Design or related field
5+ years of experience in architectural design and planning in a facilities related field or equivalent business related field

Westinghouse Electric Company is a group company of Toshiba Corporation.
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Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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