Senior Architect
Markham, Ontario
8d ago

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Architect for immediate employment in the Markham office.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities.

Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier.

Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture.

Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to :

Identifying potential clients and work

Securing and managing clients and work

Assisting Business Line Manager in the development of new business, and marketing efforts

Leading the A / E design efforts on major projects

Providing technical and professional guidance for less experienced staff

Preparing studies and providing peer reviews

Organizing and planning projects and preparing hours estimates

Assisting in the development of architectural standards and procedures

Providing quality control reviews

Providing advice and consultation to clients on architectural matters, including compliance with codes and regulations

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Architecture

8+ years of related experience with Architectural or A / E firm

Licensed as a Registered Architect (OAA)

Extensive experience in developing and prepare construction documents for higher education / post-secondary based projects

Significant local experience and client contacts

Significant experience with the ICI sector

Strong technical skills related to planning, and architectural design and detailing

Experience coordinating work, civil, structural and MEP disciplines

Field experience with observing construction progress and capable of providing construction administration services

Experience in mentoring and supervising less experienced staff architects and interior designers

Ability to clearly communicate with Clients and peers

Proficiency in Revit, AutoCad and Microsoft Office Applications

Diversified knowledge of architectural principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields

Project Management and Client management skills

Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

10+ years of related experience with Architectural or A / E firm

Architectural licenses in other Canadian provinces

Active in professional societies

LEED status

Ability to obtain a security (secret level) clearance if needed

Post-secondary project experience

Strong presentation skills

Strong communication skills

What We Offer

At AECOM, employee’s safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM’s Safety For Life Program.

SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people.

It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide.

It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee.

In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.

Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

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