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Intermediate Intern Architect or Architect

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Perkins&Will

1mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Ottawa

AI generated summary

  • You must have a professional degree in architecture, 4+ years experience, Revit proficiency, contract administration experience, and graphic/3D visualization skills. LEED AP or willing to obtain within 6 months. Collaborative, organized, and willing to travel between construction sites.
  • You will prepare design studies, drawings, and client presentation materials, while adhering to excellence in design, sustainability, and project goals. Assist in contract documentation and provide technical alternatives for review. Perform site analysis and area calculations with precision.

Off-cycle Internship

Architecture & Urban PlanningOttawa

Description

  • Perkins & Will is looking for an Intermediate Architect who performs in a self-directed manner in all aspects of the building design process, including preparation of presentation materials, schematic design, design development and contract documents, model building, rendering and construction administration activities within an established budget, schedule, site and programmatic requirements. We are looking for someone to be dedicated to a project for 1-2 years which will require working on-site.

Requirements

  • Professional Degree in Architecture
  • 4+ years experience
  • A minimum of 2 years working with Revit
  • Experience in Contract Administration
  • Experience in transit is considered an asset
  • Experience in all phases and aspects of a project is desirable
  • Intermediate knowledge of project design and construction documentation production
  • Knowledge of construction materials
  • Graphic and 3D visualization skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Collaborative and professional work ethic
  • Has the capacity to mobilize from one construction site to another.
  • LEED AP or within 6 months of hire
  • Other attributes:
  • Comfortable working in an open, multi-disciplinary, and team-oriented environment;
  • Openness to participating in collaborative design exercises;
  • Ability and experience in balancing multiple stakeholder and community interests;
  • Excellent organizational and multitasking skills; and
  • Energetic, self-motivated and a willingness to learn.

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Architecture & Urban Planning

Responsibilities

  • Prepare preliminary design studies and adaptations of alternatives for review.
  • Prepare drawings for schematic design and design development.
  • Exercise creative judgment and design application skills in preparing client presentation materials, including design sketches, renderings, models and graphics.
  • Adhere to firm and project goals of excellence in design, execution, and sustainability.
  • Prepare contract documents including details, sections, elevations and schedules.
  • Produce amendments, addenda and bulletins.
  • Assists in preparing adaptations and technical alternatives for project team review.
  • Perform area calculations according to specified standards.
  • Perform site analysis, including survey of existing conditions and field measurements.
  • Perform tasks according to Perkins and Will Project Delivery Manual.
  • Organize and plan accordingly to execute tasks.
  • Self-check work for accuracy, omissions and legibility.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Ottawa

Benefits

  • A very competitive benefit package that includes paying for association dues and professional development
  • Fitness and transit reimbursement
  • Health and dental benefits
  • Group RRSP