ARCHITECT SECTION HEAD
ARCHITECT SECTION HEAD
(Job Opening ID #513872)
Full-time position available with KCMO’s General Services Department, Facilities Division, 414 E. 12 th St.
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Supervises the Architect Division staff and directs architectural projects involving the planning, design, development, construction, renovation, maintenance and operations of the divisions projects. Reports
directly to the Assistant to the Director of the Facilities Division, General Services Department. Oversees administrative and technical aspects of major projects such as architectural design work in the planning
and development of construction and/or renovation projects. Works with Department heads, contractors and consultants and other parties on the design, review of plans and specifications as well as inspection of
construction work. Plans and assigns specific projects to staff. Reviews and approves completed plans, specifications, drawings and estimates. Confers with other departments, divisions, sections, consulting
architects, contractors and others as project needs require. Represents the department when consulting with other governmental agencies and private firms. Prepares budget estimates for the division and assists in the
development of departmental objectives, goals and programs. Monitors projects, reviews vouchers and approves payment per contractual requirements. Utilizes knowledge of the principles and practices of
architecture as applicable to departmental activities; Applicable construction and maintenance methods, materials, and equipment and federal and state regulations applicable to departmental activities. Performs related work as assigned.
REQUIRES 4 years of progressively responsible experience as a Registered Architect. Within 6 months of hire date, must be registered as a Registered Architect with Missouri Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Landonal Landscape Architects. May be required to pass a preemployment drug screen.
Salary Range: $4,945-$8,833/month.
Application Deadline Date: October 18, 2021.
EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.