Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc.

Architectural Designer II
Portland, ME

The Portland, ME Amec Foster Wheeler Design Center is seeking an Architectural Designer II.

This position is located in Portland, Maine, one of the most livable cities in the US. Amec Foster Wheeler offers the technical challenges of projects located throughout the US within the relaxed environment of a small, vibrant city. This individual will; possess the ability to work as an integral part of a project team, be involved in one or more projects during all phases of a project until completion, interface with both internal and external clients, collaborate with multi-disciplinary project teams. Our ideal candidate will be dynamic, creative, quality driven, have excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, and be a proactive problem solver.

Key Responsibilities

  • Project planning and development
  • Develop content and execute architectural projects including drawings, specifications, and studies
  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, designers, and other project team members to carry out project requirements
  • Prepare 2D and 3D presentation and production drawings
  • Successfully interface with in-house and consulting project teams and clients through all phases of projects
  • Demonstrate ability in working with integrated architectural and engineering design teams in project design and documentation
  • Ability and willingness to travel. Occasional field work to perform building survey assessments on regional, national, and/or global projects - Approximately 10% travel

Skills / Qualifications
Candidates should possess the following qualifications for this position:

  • Minimum 8 years well-rounded experience in any of the following project types; industrial, commercial, federal, medical, pharmaceutical, institutional design
  • Demonstrated excellence in design, organization, and communication
  • Bachelor of Architecture or a Master of Architecture degree from an accredited college
  • Goal to achieve Architectural registration
  • Proficient in current digital modeling applications including Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience in all phases and technical aspects of facility design, from programming through post construction services



Amec Foster Wheeler is a large multinational design firm with a global reach. Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is a 6,000 person engineering and consulting firm, ranked in the ENR top 50 firms in the US. We focus on providing our clients the highest quality services in all aspects of design, consulting, and construction. Our projects in Portland are nationwide and international in range and scope. We have a full component of architecture and engineering staff in-house, and are committed to fully collaborative and integrated design with all team members contributing to our projects success.

If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.

To Apply: Apply on our website at the following link:

Jeannette Schram