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Stantec Architectural Designer in ROCHESTER, New York

Architectural Designer - ( 210002FE )


Our Buildings practice puts people first, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to exceptional problem solving, join us bringing transformational solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities forward — join us!

Your Opportunity

You will work on tasks with close guidance and direction from a team of licensed Architects. In this Intern Architect / Jr. Architect position, you will contribute to innovative and creative design solutions, leveraging sustainable products and green architecture sensibility as part of a multi-disciplinary team committed to the healthy future of the communities, we live in.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Team member on a variety of projects in corporate and academic science and technology, industrial, corporate office, and municipal markets.

  • Leverage creativity, critical thought and design excellence to solve problems, add value and elevate the human environment.

  • Conceptualize place making and building design from functional and aesthetic perspectives within a client’s requirements, budget and program.

  • Develop designs through sketches, physical models, electronic models, diagrams, massing studies, and other visual formats to express the design intent and communicate to project team, client, and building user groups.

  • Work within a multi-disciplinary team of architects, engineers and designers to develop conceptually relevant functionally exceptional solutions through construction documents for our clients and our communities.

  • Evaluate and coordinate building systems and materials to ensure compatibility with the design intent.

  • Participate in development of the program and other pre-design efforts.

  • Stay with projects from planning, through design, bidding and construction phase services.

  • Work with a team committed to your development that will support you on your path to licensure, growth and leadership.

  • Perform site surveys to document building conditions. Review shop drawings and submittals for building systems.

  • Participation in professional and community organizations encouraged and supported.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Strong understanding of Revit. Experience utilizing BIM and CAD professionally preferred.

  • Strong presentation and rendering skills.

  • Well-rounded understanding of building systems including Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Systems as well as materials and constructability.

  • Be a good listener, a good communicator and develop strong working relationships with clients and staff

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and assignments

  • Ability to apply accessibility codes and building codes and life-safety codes to a wide variety of project scopes and complexity.

  • Understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, Revit, AutoCAD; Prefer experience with Abobe products, BIM360, Bluebeam, Newforma, and Lumion.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or related field. 0-3 years of experience. Internships and post-graduation work experience preferred. Application and development of planning, programming, site documentation and evaluation, presentation, rendering, public engagement, concept development, detail development, construction documentation and construction phase support desired.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-New York-Rochester

Other Locations : United States-New York-Albany

Job : Intern Architect

Organization : BC-2253 Buildings-US Northeast

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Oct 5, 2021, 7:56:26 AM

Req ID: 210002FE

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

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