Ferris + Associates Inc.
Landscape Architecture and Urban Design

INTERMEDIATE Landscape Architect / Project Manager

  • Ferris + Association
  • Full Time

Job Description

Start to work at Ferris + Associates Inc. conveniently located in the historic St. Lawrence Market neighbourhood in downtown Toronto. Walking distance to Union Station. It’s a great team of experts dedicated to providing a full range of consulting services in Landscape Architecture, Urban Design and Site Planning. The firm has a proven track record for the design and implementation of large-scale projects, both nationally and internationally.

The candidate must have previous experience in large scale urban projects including a thorough understanding of on slab construction, associated details and an ability to understand and coordinate with a multidisciplinary group of consultants. Also, the candidate must demonstrate strong skills in time management, multi-tasking, ability to problem solve and arrive at creative solutions.

General Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Assume management of projects assigned in the role of project manager
  • Assume responsibilities for the completeness and coordination with consultants of all drawings and documents
  • Assume responsibility for ensuring drawings and documents are issued in a timely manner and that all deadlines are met
  • Assume responsibility of the preparation of specifications and contract documents
  • Submit time sheets accurately and on time, accountability for billing.

Interpersonal Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills both written & verbally
  • Work efficiently and effectively with both internal and external clients
  • Project a professional manner to senior and junior associates
  • Accept suggestions and criticism in a productive manner.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years of design & construction drawing experience
  • Strong project design and management skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team equivalent
  • Experience in developing own time management and organizational skills required to undertake multiple projects or facets or various projects
  • Proficient in AutoCAD 2017

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Please submit your resume in COMPLETE CONFIDENCE to the personal email of Diana Pandya c/o dpandya@ferrisassociatesinc.com