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AECOM Entry Level Architect in Ottawa, Ontario

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Entry Level Architect to be based in Ottawa, ON.

This position is expected to begin in July 2022.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunities 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 – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to :

  • Develops solutions for routine technical problems with limited scope.

  • Work under the general supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member.

  • Evaluate selects, and apply standard architectural techniques, procedures, and standards.

  • Develops architectural designs to meet project specifications.

  • Prepares designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and working drawings, develops details, and edits specifications.

  • Adapts and modifies design features and operational methods to meet a variety of situations, while maintaining conformance with established architectural practices ensuring the quality of the product.

  • Prepares architectural reports and progress narratives.

  • Supports the work of a more senior-level architect in executing a collaborative approach to establishing a design and vision.

  • Coordinates technical drawings with internal and external consultants.

  • Participate in presentations of designs to clients, communities, and other interested stakeholders.

  • Supports company policies and contributes to the overall dynamic team environment of the office culture

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or another related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Architecture from an accredited university or other related field required from a NAAB accredited program.

  • Excellent working knowledge of Autodesk CAD, BIM-Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, InDesign, Sketchup, Lumion, V-Ray, and Rhino 3D.

  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite products.

  • Experienced-level proficiency in the use of computers for making architectural drawings, calculations and 3-D visual simulations.

  • Excellent oral / written communication skills.

  • A high level of organizational skills with a detail-oriented focus and a strong work ethic.

  • Ability to work efficiently and be flexible to change.

  • Be self-managed and work as needed independently.

  • Some level of basic free-hand sketching ability for presentations.

Additional Information :

  • Relocation assistance and/or per diem is not offered for this position.

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)

Country Canada

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 262360BR

Virtual: No

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.

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