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Jacobs Lab Project Architect in Boston, Massachusetts

Lab Project Architect


The Buildings & InfrastructureLine of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both theprivate and public sector. Our employees work to shape thecommunities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform thefuture development patterns of those communities. We provide our clientsaward-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design,construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients,leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growthopportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Reporting directly to the Group Manager, this individual will work closely with the Director of Lab Design and Project Manager and Design/Technical staff to program, plan, design, document and administer the construction of lab projects for clients. Apply knowledge of architectural and Lab design, construction detailing, construction procedures, building codes, as well as building materials

  • Direct and coordinate activities of multi-discipline design teams engaged in preparing drawings and specification documents for all phases of projects

  • Assist in preparing project budget, design and documentation schedule

  • Preparation of client presentations studies, and reports

  • Interact with client, client representatives and contractors regarding the technical aspects of project design

  • Conduct periodic on-site observation of design work during construction.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from an accredited University is required.

  • Architectural registration is preferred

  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in is required

  • Demonstrated program experience in the usage of Revit, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office and Adobe suite is required

  • Extensive experience with building code is required

  • Strong organizational, communications (verbal, written as well as hand sketching) skills, and leadership abilities are required

  • Participation in professional organizations is preferred

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Req ID: BIA00059B