AECOM Senior Architect, Operations, Storage, and Maintenance Facilities in Kitchener, Ontario
AECOM is seeking a Senior Architect with experience and interest in architectural design of Operations, Storage, and Maintenance Facilities to join our team. This position is based out of any of the B+P Canada offices with hybrid work options available.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
AECOM is seeking an Architect, Operations, Storage, and Maintenance Facilities to join our team. This individual must be a licensed Architect with the OAA and be interested in specializing in this market sector.
Responsibilities include client communication, consultant coordination, design development, drawing review and contract administration.
Further responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
As part of a design team, will produce creative, functional and innovative designs for Operations, Storage, and Maintenance Facilities clients and collaborate with management on preparation of project proposals and feasibility studies
Provide support to the Architectural Manager on all phases of building design projects as required and assist in growing this sector
Leading a team in the preparation of detailed architectural designs and specifications
Meet with clients to discuss potential new work and/or review project requirements
Preparation of design and contract documents, document checking, manage construction review and contract administration throughout the duration of a project
Communicate with construction team to provide information and solve problems
Communicate both verbally and in writing with all levels of the organization
Bachelor's Degree in Architecture
No less than 6 (six) years of Architectural design experience, including experience working on Operations, Storage, and Maintenance Facilities
Must be a Licensed Architect with the OAA and/or other Provinces, with OAA eligibility
LEED certification and project experience is a strong asset
Thorough knowledge of building systems and construction detailing
Strong, hands-on technical knowledge, document review, consultant coordination and experience in field review and contract administration
Demonstrated strong creativity in design
Exceptional technical knowledge of building construction and the Ontario Building Code
Ability to work on a number of projects simultaneously in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team environment
Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills
Excellent communication, presentation and organizational skills
Company will not cover expenses associated with any relocation for this position
Company unable to facilitate work Sponsorship for this position
AECOM encourages, but does not require, its employees to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. However, this position may require work on a project or a work site, which requires workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination will be required.
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Architecture and Design
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 268223BR
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.