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Graduate Architect


Graduate Architect - Available June 2021

Start Here, Go Anywhere!  Are you looking for an opportunity to shape a better world?

During your career at Arup, you'll have the chance to engage in a fulfilling career and work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You'll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.

Responsibilities of this specific role will include, but not be limited to the following:

• Preparing and developing drawings, models, images and other documents relating to the design
• Producing architectural designs and/or work with other designers to develop designs using relevant architectural software including Revit, Microstation and Autocad and Adobe Creative Suite.
• Rendering skills using variety of 3D modeling software including Rhino, SketchUp, 3D Studio Max, and Enscape
• Producing project related correspondence and reports
• Working directly with other professionals with supervision



• Master of Architecture (M.Arch.) or 5 Year Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) (or equivalent)
• 3.0 GPA or higher
• Membership as an Intern Architect (OAA is preferred)
• Track record of strong design and creative flair
• Recognized hand sketching and physical modelling skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills


• Programming and coding knowledge is a bonus
• Knowledge of Grasshoppers and Dynamo is a bonus
• Knowledge of VR and AR visualization tools is a bonus
• Seek creative and innovative solutions
• Be responsible for high quality work
• Proactively engage with project and respond to project deadlines
• Evidence of past internship or extracurricular activity in the field
• Develop and maintain good working relationships with other colleagues
• Have appetite for self-development and learning
• Be enthusiastic in collaboration
• Have “Total Design” mindset
• Have high level of self-motivation
• Be able to take initiative
• Be receptive to and supportive of change
• Actively listen and show understanding
• Understand the role and deliverables and can self-guide to achieving project goals
• Open to collaboration with other offices globally (virtually and/or in-person)

Notable Projects:

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world's most prominent projects across our industry. We offer a broad range of professional services to clients around the world that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

• Calgary Cancer Center
• University of British Colombia
• National Music Centre of Canada
• Tim Hortons Field
• New Champlain Bridge
• Queen's Quay West Revitalization
• Toronto Pearson International Airport


Upon joining Arup your journey is likely to be varied and rewarding, giving you the opportunity to make a positive difference in the world. Outlined below are a few of the benefits Arup has to offer you as a FT employee of the firm:

• Global Profit Share - paid out bi-annually
• Personal Health Insurance
• RRSP - 100% company match up to 5-9% based on years of service
• Paid Time Off (PTO)
• Tuition reimbursement
• Professional Membership and Certification reimbursement
• Short Term and Long Term Assignment Career Opportunities around the Globe

Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to grow. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

For the third consecutive year, Arup has been named one of Greater Toronto's top employers! Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2020 are recognized for exceptional human resources programs and forward-thinking workplace policies. Find out more about what makes our Toronto office an outstanding place to work here:

Job Number: TOR0000LT
Category: Architecture
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Date Posted: March 5, 2021