AECOM Architect in Ottawa, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Ottawa

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Architect for immediate employment in the Ottawa, ON office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Preparation of concept designs using ACAD, REVIT, Sketch-up, Photoshop and similar graphic design programs

  • Preparation of detailed architectural designs

  • Preparation of specifications

  • Contract documentation preparation including implementation planning and tendering

  • Construction phase administration

  • Preparation of reports and proposals

  • Interest and ability to act as a Project Manager on some projects

  • Provide support to the Senior Architect on all phases of building design projects as required

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university Architectural program

  • 5+ years of solid design in institutional, commercial and industrial buildings

  • OAA registered or eligible

Preferred Qualifications

  • Well-organized and a self-directed person with excellent communication skills and graphic design skills

  • Thorough knowledge of building systems and construction detailing.

  • Thorough working knowledge of the National Building Code

  • Advanced knowledge in AutoCad, Revit, Photoshop, Sketch-up and Microsoft Office.

  • LEED certification and project experience is a strong asset

  • Bilingual French and English is a strong asset

  • Interest in business development

  • PWGSC Secret clearance preferred

What We Offer

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.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Design + Planning

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183335BR

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.