Review Drawings, project submittals, and documentation for compliance with Discovery Standards.
Participate in Concept Development from Conceptual through construction documentation.
Assist in managing projects to ensure that quality, schedule, contractual, and client goals are achieved.
Take initiative to ensure project deadlines are met.
Coordinate flow of information for clients, and team members.
Communicate with the project team and vendors.
Assist construction team to make sure on-site implementation is in accordance with design requirements.
Manage external consultants, architects, and engineers to make ensure the design is completed on time, with high quality, and within budget.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Good Project Management Skills.
Able to work independently, under pressure, and meet tight deadlines.
Skills and Qualifications
Organized and Dedicated.
Ability to Understand and Read plans and technical specifications.
Willing to Reside in Guanacaste.
Registered Architect or Interior Designer.
Experience with Auto-cad, Microsoft Project, Sketch up and Revit.
Independent, resourceful, keen ability to learn.
Architect of Interior Designer.
Incorporated in the CFIA ( Not a requirement)
Competencies for Success in the Role
Collaboration Regularly works with other departments or projects
Communication Communicates detailed information clearly, both written and oral. Carefully prepares / organizes written information for meetings and presentations.
Facilitates discussions with others to achieve common objectives and is able to influence within the scope of the role.
Achieving goals Determines the best method to achieve goals and maintains the flexibility to ensure effective delivery of work.
Continuously delivers high-quality results and is resilient in the face of obstacles
Teamwork Fosters a collaborative team spirit. Actively helps and supports others. Deals with conflict in a positive manner
Strategic thinking Understands all the key departments and functions and how they work collectively to achieve larger goals.
Must be a team player, with the ability to coordinate various design teams and communicate the design and schedule to the construction team.
Health and Safety Needs
Need to be able to mobilize in ATV quadricycle for daily supervision.
Daily walking on-site.
Ability to meet the physical demands of the position including, but not limited to, working indoors and outdoors, standing, walking, and moving for periods of greater than four (4) hours, and lifting, carrying, bending, stooping, squatting, reaching, pushing, and pulling.
About the Project - Zapotal Beach Club
Zapotal Beach Club is in a harmony with the living nature of Costa Rica. Is a place where unique well-being, creativity, growth, and personal Zen are paramount priorities.
Set on the coast of Costa Rica, Zapotal is 2,000 magnificent acres of vibrant nature. Rural and refined, Zapotal embodies a family-focused adventurous lifestyle.
Spanning across miles of untouched coastline and thousands of acres of pristine tropical forest, Zapotal will be a true retreat with 240 residences on the edge of one of the world’s six National Geographic Blue Zones;
a place where residents are happy, healthy, and enjoy an increased life-span. Enjoy adventures on sea and land or a leisurely round on the 18-hole Tom Fazio golf course, delight in a tasty locally-sourced organic meal, indulge in a spa treatment or a heart-pounding workout, or simply ground yourself in the lush rainforest for an escape from the day-to-day.
At Zapotal, your days are yours and only yours.
Zapotal Beach Club
Everything we do is driven by the fundamental desire to create spaces where families can be together.