IBI Group Landscape Architect/Designer in Toronto, Canada

IBI Group is seeking a talented Intermediate Landscape Designer/Landscape Architect to join our Toronto office to work on exciting large scale urban design projects. As part of this team, you will design contemporary, high quality and sustainable public spaces including civic plazas, parks, streetscape, cycle tracks and pleasant pedestrian routes to accommodate the needs of all users.

Are you looking for an opportunity that offers the experience to work on innovative, large scale projects both within the public and private realm? With IBI Group’s Urban Design-Landscape Architecture team in Toronto, you’d be working within a fast-paced and dynamic environment with opportunities to work on a diversity of projects ranging from master plans, urban design, reports, municipal parks, private developments and large transit architecture. You will be involved in all phases of the project from schematic design through to detailed design. A high level of AutoCAD proficiency is mandatory. Selected candidates will be required to prove their level of proficiency with an in-house CAD exercise.

A few local recognizable projects this team has worked on:

  • Roundhouse Park, Toronto

  • CN Tower Plaza, Toronto

  • King Liberty, Toronto

  • Eglinton Crosstown, Toronto

  • King St. Streetscape, Kitchener


Responsibilities:

  • Work with Senior Landscape Architects to design creative, context-sensitive urban environments to support public and private sector projects;

  • Contribute to the entire design life cycle from Schematic Design through to Detail Design;

  • Collaborate with other disciplines including Architects and Engineers;

  • Ensure project deliverable comply with local standards and contract requirements;

  • Take part in the bidding process as well as contract administration as needed;

  • Assist with contract administration and site inspections as necessary;

  • Prepare high quality graphic presentations and develop creative technical solutions;

  • Creation of presentation drawings, models and materials;

  • Assist with technical reports;

  • Prepare technical drawings;

  • Meet project deadlines.

  • Degree or diploma from an accredited institution within the fields of Landscape Architecture, Architecture or Engineering;

  • Minimum 3 years (post-graduation) of relevant working experience in landscape architecture in a professional design or engineering firm;

  • Must have proficiency in AutoCAD 2010 or higher;

  • Proficiency in Microstation V8i, Revit and/or InDesign an asset;

  • Member or associate member of OALA or CSLA preferred;

  • Experience with project coordination in municipal, commercial and private sector projects;

  • Experience with P3 projects an asset;

  • Proven leadership in design excellence is an asset;

  • Demonstrates high quality work that elevates design;

  • Comprehensive experience in preparation of construction drawings and project execution;

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;

  • Comprehensive experience in preparation of construction drawings;

  • Driver's license an asset

_Office Description _

This office is steps away from St. Clair station and is easily accessible by bike, TTC and car. Occupying 5 floors, with over 650 employees, it is the largest office at IBI Group. The floors are open concept and represent our collaborative approach to projects.

Office Perks:

  • Furnished patios on different floors to eat lunch, to have meetings and team BBQs

  • Charity Golf tournament in the summer

  • Softball team

  • Running group

  • Curling Funspiel

  • Ski/Snowboard Day

  • Health and Wellness competitions

  • Lunch room with ping pong tables and foosball table

  • On-site shower facilities

  • Bike repair stations

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. IBI Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.