Senior Laboratory Planner

The Clark Enersen Partners

The Clark Enersen Partners, one of the Midwest’s most respected full-service architectural and engineering  firms, with offices in Kansas City, MO; Fairway, KS and Lincoln, NE is seeking an experienced Senior Laboratory Planner for our Kansas City Science and Research Design Team. 


  • Assist with the laboratory planning, programming and design of instructional and research laboratories, analytical and diagnostic facilities and pharmaceutical production facilities.
  • Show and understanding of:

i.Modular Planning concepts.

ii.Current trends in laboratory design concepts.

iii.Different sciences and related research.

iv.Teaching laboratory design.

v.Laboratory support space requirements.

vi.Critical environments including BSL-3, ABSL-3 and clean rooms.

  • Work with the Marketing team to expand firm’s science and research design practice.
  • Communicate effectively with clients to build consensus.


  • Professional degree in Architecture. Masters Degree preferred.
  • Must be a Licensed Architect.
  • 10 – 15 years of professional experience in Laboratory Planning.
  • Knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Suites and Sketch up.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to clearly communicate concepts and coordinate work efforts with architectural and engineering staff.
  • Willingness to travel 25% of the time to serve regional clients.

The Clark Enersen Partners offers a comprehensive salary and benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, portfolio and resume to The Clark Enersen Partners, Attention: Peggy Merkel, Human Resources Director