LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURAL INTERN / TECHNICIAN

  • Full Time
  • Ottawa

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Architecture49 is a growing firm with promising career opportunities for talented people.  Our offices, situated from coast to coast across Canada, house a diverse and accomplished group of architects, interior designers, technologists, landscape architects, and support staff, and we are always looking for new people to enrich our team.

At A49, we foster friendly, open working environments where employees can thrive on congenial collaboration. We seek meaningful projects where we can build on our focused expertise and impact the communities in which we work. We strive to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues. We recognize the quality, motivation and commitment of our employees and celebrate their achievements.

Our offices have strong regional legacies, yet we are also a forward-thinking national firm focused on creativity, initiative, quality, sustainability and social responsibility. That sense of social responsibility extends to our employees and our commitment to their well-being and success. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, as well as a share purchase program and RRSP matching program. We value work-life balance and support various fitness and social initiatives. Professionally, we value our employees’ contributions and invest in their future, supporting continuous learning to help them develop their skills and expertise as they build and evolve their careers with us.

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURAL INTERN / TECHNICIAN

Architecture49Inc. is seeking a Landscape Architectural Intern or Technologist in our Ottawa office to join our National A49 Landscape architectural team.

A49 is committed to providing suitable safe working environment for our employees. Upon joining our team, you will work from home and will be supported as you work remotely. As we transition back to an office environment, post-Covid, we will work with you to make sure this happens in a way which works for all parties.

This position will be responsible for the following

RESPONSIBILITIES

Assisting in preparation and production of design packages and presentation materials including community engagement, design reports; and specifications, in collaboration with project teams. Working both individually and with multiple project teams in a multi-disciplinary office, with strong organizational and communication skills;
Assisting with contract administration. Performing all other related tasks that will help accomplish the project

QUALIFICATIONS

Education:  Degree or diploma in landscape architecture or landscape architectural technology from an accredited North American University or technical college.
Experience:  1-2+ years’ experience working as a Landscape Architectural Intern or Technologist for a North American Landscape Architectural consulting firm or Architecture Practice.
Candidates must demonstrate the following:  passion for the natural and built environments, critical thinking, organization, accountability, self-motivation, collaboration, attention to detail, strong written & verbal communication, and altruistic disposition.
Technical Awareness: Proven experience in construction design and construction administration is an asset including k nowledge in technical aspects of landscape architecture (construction detailing, planting, grading and drainage, storm water management, quantity surveying and estimating and construction specifications).
Preference given to candidates with: Proficiency with Revit and AutoCAD.
Developed skills in Rhino, Lumion, Enscape3d,A and SketchUp.
Proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
Microsoft Office experience. Written and spoken proficiency in English is required, additionally French would be an asset Current or previous “Reliability” or “Secret” clearance status would be an asset.
Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

Architecture49 welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Architecture49 is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

To apply for this job please visit phe.tbe.taleo.net.