Landscape Designer

2 weeks ago

AECOM

Location
Language
Type
Los Angeles
English
Full-time
Level
Profession
Deadline
Intermediate
Architect, Landscape Architect
12.06.2024
Location
Language
Type
Level
Profession
Deadline
Los Angeles
English
Full-time
Intermediate
Architect, Landscape Architect
12.06.2024

About Us

AECOM is a global network of experts working with clients, communities and colleagues to develop and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most complex challenges.

About the Role

AECOM is seeking a Landscape Designer or Architect for immediate employment in their Los Angeles studio. This is an opportunity to join a multi-disciplinary practice focused on high-performing landscapes that tackle climate change, interconnectivity and mobility, smart growth, ecological systems, and natural resources. Our studio designs a broad range of urban public realm projects including streetscapes, parks, ecological restoration, and green infrastructure. We are looking for a passionate designer who is energized by a collaborative design process that engages colleagues, clients, and the communities we serve.

What You're Gonna Do

- Play an active role in the design process from concept through construction - Preparing design graphics and technical drawings - May coordinate design and administrative activities with employees in other disciplines and other departments participating on an assigned project. - May assist in the training assigned architectural and design/drafting personnel. - Under the direction of the Supervising Landscape Architect, may independently perform technical assignments of various complexities within approved schedules and budgets

About You

Minimum Requirements - 4 years of professional Landscape Architecture experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience of education. - Landscape Architecture degree (BLA/BSLA/MLA) from an LAAB accredited institution Preferred Qualifications - Strong interpersonal skills and excellent graphic, verbal, and written communication skills - Self-motivated with the ability to proactively solve challenges - Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office Suite, hand drawing - Proficiency in 3D modeling (Rhino3D) - Desire and ability to integrate seamlessly into both landscape architecture and multi-disciplinary design teams. - Ability to effectively manage multiple projects, prioritize tasks, and self-edit work - A commitment to design excellence and a passion for building a better world. - Licensed Landscape Architect or actively pursuing licensure - LEED GA/AP, SITES AP, ENV SP, and/or DBIA credentials - Familiarity with Southern California and/or Pacific Northwest native and climate-appropriate plant communities - Experience with advanced modeling and analysis software (e.g. Revit, Grasshopper3D, ArcGIS) - Experience with MicroStation and DOT-related construction documentation - Experience with Design-Build project delivery - Experience with RFP/RFQ processes for public agencies, institutions, organizations, and private entities

Skills

What We Offer

Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $100,000.00 – $115,000.00.

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