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Project Landscape Architect

Project Landscape Architect
Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architect III-IV
Reports to:
Senior Landscape Architect /Project Manager
Last Revised:
Work under the supervision of a Senior Landscape Architect/Project Manager. Assist with all activities within the Landscape Architecture Department including research and design development, written correspondence, reports, presentation materials, final construction documentation and field work. 
·       Broad knowledge of design principals and skills
·       Strong design and graphic skills
·       Strong written and oral communication skills
·       Ability to work collaboratively
·       Ability to develop and convey creative ideas and design solutions to other team members
·       Strong organizational skills and ability to work independently to evaluate, select, and apply standard techniques, procedures, and criteria
·       Ability to meet deadlines
·       Understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities
·       Works on a major project or several projects of moderate scope with complex features
·       Apply standard practices and techniques
·       Conduct research, planning and design tasks as assigned by supervisor or project manager
·       Prepare drawings, renderings and exhibits using hand sketches and computer rendering techniques
·       Prepare construction drawings using AutoCAD and Civil3D
·       Assist in preparing with technical specifications
·       Assist with public engagement activities including project presentations and meeting facilitation
·       Conduct construction site observation visits, develop punch lists and photograph records
·       Assist with preparation of final reports
·       Assist in business development and seek opportunities with Senior Landscape Architect / Project Manager
·       Interact with clients, customers, officials, contractors, and others
·       Maintain licensure by seeking out educational and professional opportunities for licensure credits
·       Attend project meetings and presents specific aspects of landscape architecture assignments

·       Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from an accredited program
·       Multi-discipline office experience a plus
·       Bring creative energy and enthusiasm
·       Strong work ethic with exceptional self-motivation
·       Registered Landscape Architect
·       Proficiency in site layout, grading, planting design and construction details
·       Excellent design skills familiar using hand sketching, scanning, Photoshop and AutoCAD
·       Microsoft Office products
·       Strong organizational, analytical, and communication skills
·       Strong graphics and rendering skills to develop presentation boards and marketing graphics
·       Strong Civil3D production and LandFX
·       Experience with visualizing using Civil3D a plus  
·       AutoCAD, LandFX, Sketch-Up and Vray Rendering or other rendering software a plus
·       MicroStation experience a bonus
·       Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator
·       The Landscape Architect department wants to move towards Lumion 3D imaging
·       Strong knowledge of local and native plant communities
·       Experiences in environmental design, green infrastructure, native plant communities, park and recreation design, trail design, urban planning design and streetscape design
·       5-10+ years in a professional Landscape Architecture office experience, Engineers office and project management