Entry Level Architectural Designer

Aecom Technology Corporation Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 7 days ago

United States of America - Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Architectural Designer for employment in the Philadelphia, PA office.

Imagine working on rewarding multi-faceted projects within a global architectural and engineering firm. You will have access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team and working with industry leading professionals. Aspire to be a key player on regional, national and international transportation projects, focused on rail and aviation architecture. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Work on a multidisciplinary team with architects and engineers delivering all phases of exciting architectural projects in a variety of markets.

  • Work with the design architect in creating schematic designs and presentations

  • Work with the project architect in creating contract documents

  • Participate in field work and construction administration services

  • Use current software platforms (including Revit) to develop contract documents, 3D models and presentations

  • Prepare documentation regarding design, specifications, materials, color, equipment, estimated costs, or construction time

  • Coordinate documentation with other engineering disciplines

  • Maintain conformance with building standards, established architectural practices, and applicable building codes

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Opportunity to travel

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Architecture

  • Excellent 2D and 3D visual / graphic & design skills

  • Excellent skill in REVIT and AUTOCAD

  • Working knowledge of Sketchup, VRAY, Revit, AutoCAD, MS Office, Adobe Suite, Rhino, Lumion and BIM

  • Strong background in 3D visualization & rendering

  • Strong problem solving and decision-making abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrates the ability to prioritize tasks on a daily basis

  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively within a team environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to "make amazing happen" in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 220460BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


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Entry Level Architectural Designer

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