AECOM Senior Architect in Winnipeg, Manitoba
Canada - Manitoba, Winnipeg
AECOM is seeking a Senior Architect to be based in Winnipeg, MB.
We are searching for someone who is creative and enjoys working within a strong multi-disciplinary team. This individual will be responsible for architectural design on multiple projects and collaborating with architectural groups in other AECOM offices. Multi-tasking is very important for this position, combined with attention to detail, time management and organizational skills. Candidates must be dedicated to working hard with an all-hands-on-deck attitude towards completing the work efficiently and accurately.
Responsibilities include client communication, coordination of architectural and engineering staff, design development, drawing review and contract administration. Candidates also require business development skills, including meeting with prospective clients, proposal preparation and preparing competitive fee estimates. Experience in federal, municipal, and commercial projects are considered an asset.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Perform as Senior Architect.
Provide support to the Architectural Manager on all phases of building design projects as required.
Prepare creative, functional, and innovative designs for clients.
Preparation of detailed architectural designs.
Preparation of specifications.
Mentor within a team environment.
Meet with clients to discuss potential new work and/or review project requirements.
Participate in a design team to produce fully coordinated architectural working drawings and project specifications.
Collaborate with management on preparation of project proposals and feasibility studies.
Communicate both verbally and in writing with all levels of the organization.
Prepare design and contract documents, document checking, conduct construction reviews and contract administration throughout the duration of a project.
Communicate with construction teams to provide information and solve problems.
University degree in architecture or related field.
Must be a Licensed Architect.
6 years of relevant experience doing architectural design on health, institutional, commercial, and municipal buildings, working with Canadian clients.
Thorough knowledge of building systems and construction detailing.
Demonstrated strong creativity in design.
Strong presentation skills.
Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills.
Exceptional technical knowledge of building construction and Building Codes.
Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop, Sketchup, and other artistic tools necessary to convey creative ideas.
LEED certification and project experience.
Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously within in a dynamic team environment.
Ability to co-ordinate with a multi-disciplinary in-house consultant team.
High level of sound and independent judgment and reasoning.
The company is unable to cover relocation costs for this position
Sponsorship is not available for this position
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About Buildings + Places Canada
Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.
AECOM Buildings + Places Canada (B+P Canada) is a vibrant and growing fully integrated team spanning architecture, all the building’s engineering disciplines, landscape architecture, urban planning, urban design, economics and asset management for design and infrastructure projects. Project assignments may include, although not limited to: Transit and Municipal, Commercial, and Institutional projects, Justice, Education and Government.
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When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. 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. 248386BR
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.