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ERA Architects


Working at ERA

Founded in 1990, ERA Architects is an award-winning architecture and planning firm focused on preservation through reactivation. Working across a lively spectrum of scales and locales, we develop heritage planning approaches that renew and improve the built environment. For over 30 years, we have provided a high level of professional service to the public and private sectors from our offices in Toronto, Montreal, and Ottawa.

For general employment-related inquires:
Elizabeth Pellegrino: [email protected]

What to send

Please send a CV and brief cover letter explaining why you are interested in ERA, and if you wish, a mini-portfolio showing your most relevant design, production, planning, or research-based work. We will keep your CV/portfolio on file for six months.

Inclusive + equitable work environment

ERA is committed to ensuring that reasonable accommodations are made to persons with disabilities during recruitment and assessment processes. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, colour, age, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military status, national origin, or ancestry. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities and accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and  selection process. To request reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, contact Elizabeth Pellegrino from the Human Resources Department at 1-437-900-8015 or [email protected].

job posting:


ERA is seeking a planner to join our Toronto team! With a background in urban planning and a keen interest in cultural heritage, you will support ERA’s planning team through project coordination, policy and regulatory analysis, research, report writing, and collaborative problem-solving. The majority of our work involves the adaptive reuse of existing heritage buildings within Toronto and the GTHA. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of planning experience, a passion for cultural heritage, and a knack for writing.

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job posting:

Proposal Coordinator

ERA is looking for an experienced Proposal Coordinator to join our Proposal Team to support ERA’s Principals and Associates in successfully growing their project portfolios. Reporting to the Proposal Manager, this role involves the production and coordination of formal Request for Proposal (RFP) submissions, fee proposals, and marketing collateral.  

The ideal candidate is highly organized, prioritizing work in order to meet multiple, and often competing deadlines, offers excellent project management and communication skills, and excels in developing high quality RFP submissions.

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SUBMIT: To apply please submit your resume and cover letter to Elizabeth Pellegrino via email at [email protected]