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2018-02-222018-03-24

Entry Level Landscape Architecture Designer

Aecom
  • Job Code
    23339-1229425
Company AECOM

Job Title: Entry Level Landscape Architecture Designer

JobID: 23339-1229425

Location: Kitchener, ON, N2G 3S3, CAN

Description: **Business Line** Design + Planning

**Position Title** Entry Level Landscape Architecture Designer

Canada - Ontario

Kitchener

**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Entry Level Landscape Architecture Intern/technologist for immediate employment in the Kitchener, ON office. Our design practice provides a small studio feel with the resources and exposure available to us by being part of a multidisciplinary office including urban design, architecture, Economics and engineering.

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

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

+ Work in collaboration with other designers on a wide array of projects ranging from urban streetscapes, civic plaza, light rail transit, transportation corridors, ecological restoration initiatives and improvements for Parks Canada.

+ Prepare documents and graphics for all phases of landscape architectural design, inclusive of site analysis, master planning, schematic design, design development and construction documents

+ Possess strong graphic skills to generate two dimensional and three dimensional design graphics

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture or Architecture

+ Strong analytical skills

+ Excellent writing and communication skills

+ Ability to work independently as well as in multi-disciplinary teams.

+ Must be a team player

+ Very Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, Microstation, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and SketchUp

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Experience in Rhino, Revit, ArcGIS, and other computer applications is highly desired

+ Strong organizational, communication and time management skills

+ Collaborative and team oriented

+ Strong knowledge/interest in plant materials is preferred

+ Very experienced preparing construction documents

**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.

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.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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_

**_Country_** _Canada_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _178655BR_

_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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