Intermediate Landscape Architect

Summary

We’re currently looking for a creative and enthusiastic Intermediate Landscape Designer/Architect who is passionate about innovation, sustainability, ecology and actively seeks opportunities to push the boundaries of our profession.

 

Job Description

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work closely with senior landscape architects and/or project managers
  • Assist in the preparation of conceptual designs
  • Prepare design development and construction documents
  • Quickly develop and communicate multiple design ideas
  • Attend project and site meetings
  • Manage multiple projects, budgets and effectively meet deadlines
  • Work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Manage client expectations, team communication and consultant coordination as well as coordination with internal departments on all assigned projects
  • Enthusiastically participate and contribute to office activities, initiatives, and learning programs to further professional development of self and other landscape architects
  • Work closely with Projects Directors and other internal team members to meet overall project objectives

 

 

Qualifications

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture or equivalent
  • 5-8 years of experience working in a professional landscape architectural office

 

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

  • Proven organization and time management skills
  • Ability to produce presentation drawings, construction drawings, specifications and tender documents for different types of projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Expertise in AutoCAD 2014 is required
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite is required
  • Proficiency in Revit is an asset
  • Proficiency in SketchUp is an asset
  • Demonstrated technical skills in preparing technical working drawings (grading and layout plans, planting plans, construction details)
  • Flexibility to focus on a single client with a variety of project types or multiple, concurrent projects in various stages of development
  • Strong organizational, and communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiasm and passion for landscape architecture and design.
  • Capable of effectively meeting deadlines

 

Send resumes to hr@forrec.com.

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