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AECOM Senior Architect in Whitby, Ontario

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Senior Architect to be responsible for architectural design of projects within the Whitby, ON; Toronto, ON; Markham, ON office. The role is open to remote work, or hybrid remote work with some days worked out of our offices.

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.

Major Responsibilities:

  • The job incumbent will be responsible for the architectural design as well as some planning, coordination and control of several projects from inception to completion, with the goal of producing functionally and financially viable projects that will be completed on time within authorized cost and to the required quality.

  • Manages scope, schedule, budget, quality, safety, and change management.

  • Responsibilities include client communication, consultant coordination, design development, drawing review and contract administration.

  • Managing the production of drawings and reports. Preparing and co-ordinating specifications

  • Supervising and co-ordinating the work of others and co-ordinating work with engineers of other disciplines

  • Working closely with team leader to lead Architectural Design

  • Managing project team to ensure production of deliverables to agreed timelines and within budget

  • Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the team

Minimum Requirements

  • University degree plus 6+ years of experience in Architectural design, planning, coordination and control of several projects.

  • Must be a Licensed Architect with the OAA and/or other Provinces, with OAA eligibility

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer 10+ years of experience.We are looking for an individual with experience in Institutional, municipal and commercial projects and broad skills in all phases of project delivery.

  • They must have a strong, hands-on technical knowledge, document review, inter-disciplinary coordination and experience in field review and contract administration is essential.

  • They must have Ability to work on a number of projects simultaneously in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team environment and Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available 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. 271981BR

Additional Locations CA - Markham, ON - 105 Commerce Valley Dr W, CA - Toronto, ON - 1200 Markham Road

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.