Gannett Fleming

  • Transit Project Architect

    Job Locations CA-ON-Toronto
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Job Category
    Transit & Rail
    Employment Status
  • Company Overview


    At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


    Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

    We are currently seeking a Transit Project Architect  to join the architectural practice in our downtown Toronto office. This is an excellent opportunity for the right individual to join our growing architectural presence at this location. The primary focus for the office is currently rail and transit facility design; with work on a wide variety of public and private sector projects also possible.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Production of conceptual designs and renderings for presentations
    • Development of presentations, designs and technical solutions through all phases
    • Preparation of architectural working drawings and project specifications
    • Review of shop drawings and other construction administration work
    • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
    • Assistance with the preparation of proposals
    • Assistance with marketing and client management





    • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Architecture
    • Registered Architect or capable of obtaining registration within 6-12 months
    • 8-12 years' post-graduate experience required, including 3-5 years of experience with public rail or transit systems
    • Proficiency in REVIT Building Information Modeling with experience in both design and construction documentation
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD Architectural Desktop and Adobe Creative Suite
    • Experience with 3D Modeling software such as SketchUp Pro, Rhino or3D Max is a plus
    • Must be dynamic and creative, with a strong knowledge of building science and construction details
    • Working knowledge of current local and international building codes; OBC, NFPA, OADA, LEED, and knowledge of related standards such as ANSI, ASTM, ASHRAE, etc.
    • Must be able to work effectively in team situations and establish strong relationships with other teams where overlap of client project work exists.
    • Experience with specification writing/editing. 
    • Excellent communication and organizational skills

    We offer employees a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package; together with developmental training to enhance professional and personal skills





    Life at Gannett Fleming


    For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


    Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


    NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


    Location: Toronto, Canada
    Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
    Employment Status: Full-Time
    Internal Requisition ID: 5501


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