Job Opportunities: Landscape Designer/Landscape Architect

Position: Full Time
Experience: 2-5 years min.

Mayer/Reed is a Portland, Oregon-based design studio providing landscape architecture, urban design, visual communications, and product design services for sustainable environments in which people live, work and play. The firm’s work in creating places for human activity explores the social, cultural, ecological and historic contexts that shape these environments.

Mayer/Reed is seeking a landscape designer or recently registered landscape architect to join our Landscape Architecture and Urban Design group. We are looking for a well-rounded individual who has excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills with the
ability to make positive contributions in a fast-paced collaborative team environment.

Experience and interest in sustainable design and technology are needed. The position requires design and production capabilities for a variety of public and private development projects.  Tasks may include creating illustrative graphics, programming, site analysis, design, product
specifications and production of detailed construction drawings.

Candidates must have a bachelor or masters degree in an accredited landscape architecture program and be proficient in AutoCad, SketchUp, and Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite software. Revit and Rhino experience is strongly encouraged.

Salary is commensurate with the level of experience. A comprehensive benefits package is offered. Our studio is in downtown Portland with access to bike and transit routes. Staff enjoys
on-site workout, bike and shower facilities, and education and social events. Visit www.mayerreed.com to learn more about our work and office culture.

Submit cover letter, resume, references and portfolio by March 2, 2018 to Mayer/Reed, attn: Jeramie Shane, Principal, employment-la@mayerreed.com


Job Opportunities: Landscape Designer/Landscape Architect

Location:             Medford, Oregon

Galbraith & Associates, an established Landscape Architecture firm in Medford is seeking a Landscape Designer/Landscape Architect.

Full or part time position. We are looking for someone with AutoCAD skills and experience; a LA license is preferred, but will consider a candidate with design experience or working toward licensure.

Qualities we are looking for:

– Interested in long term growth with our company

– Good communication skills

– Capable of working on several projects concurrently

Types of projects:

– Residential

– Commercial

– Parks

– Institutional

– City, County, Federal

Required skills:

– AutoCAD, Basic Computer Skills

Beneficial skills:

– Photoshop, Sketch-up

Please submit response to:    John Galbraith     john@galbraithla.com

Include:    Resume, Portfolio

Please limit response to 15 MB maximum size

 


Job Opportunities: Landscape Architect/Project Manager

Marianne Zarkin Landscape Architects (MZLA) is seeking a landscape architect/project manager with 5 to 10 years of experience. Our firm focuses on public projects including transportation, parks, trails, multi-family housing, and K-12 educational campuses. Visit our website to learn more about our firm: www.mz-la.com

Applicants should possess excellent design and graphic communication skills, be a creative problem solver, and demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills.  We offer competitive wages and benefits and will consider a flexible, less than full time arrangement.

Minimum required technical skills: proficiency with AutoCAD, Photoshop, SketchUp, Microsoft Office.

Minimum educational requirements: BLA from an accredited program.

Email in pdf format a letter of interest, references, resume and examples of work to:  marianne@mz-la.com.   Please keep file sizes under 10MB.

MZLA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job Opportunities – Landscape Architect – City of Vancouver

The purpose of this position is to perform professional level landscape architecture and park planning work relating to parks, open space and related facilities.  Provide project design and planning, manage consultants, perform design review, prepare permitting documents and perform construction inspection on park and recreation capital and improvement projects.  Provide information and assistance to the public on park and recreation related matters.

Position Status:  This is a full-time, regular, exempt position. This position is also 3-year limited term from date of hire.

 Salary Range: $63,564-$82,620

 Functions

  • Develop conceptual and comprehensive site and master plans. Create technical drawings, plans, and specifications. Prepare detailed graphics and written documents for grants and other funding sources.  Deliver presentations to a wide variety of stakeholders, including the City Council, management, neighborhoods, and community groups. Inspect construction to ensure compliance to plans, specifications, and applicable guidelines and standards. Approve payment for services.
  • Coordinate and oversee multiple projects being designed by consultants. Develop contract specifications and participate in the bid selection process. Prioritize projects and maintain accurate progress records as appropriate.
  • Confer with and advise State and local agencies and organization as well as the general public regarding City park and recreation matters
  • Develop cost estimates and prepare and monitor project budgets. Identify departmental budget needs and make recommendations for budget requests.
  • Prepare reports and graphics and acquire permits for projects which require local, state, and federal agency review.
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Experience

  • Three (3) years of related experience relating to planning, design and development of park, trails and/or open spaces.

Education

  • Equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in landscape architecture from an accredited college or university with major course work in landscape architecture, planning or a related field.

Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered.

Computer Skills

  • Basic skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  • Intermediate skills in AutoCADD required.
  • Proficiency using GIS and/or Adobe Suite experience is highly desirable.

Required Licenses and/or Certifications 
Possession of:

  • Washington State Landscape Architects License is highly desired.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Must apply on-line at this link or the City of Vancouver’s website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/vancouver/jobs/1797989/landscape-architect?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs


Job Opportunities: Landscape Designer and Landscape Architect

Lango Hansen Landscape Architects currently has two open positions for an entry level landscape designer with 2 to 5 years of experience and a landscape architect/project manager with 5 to 10 years of experience.

We are a progressive firm with a studio atmosphere and a flexible team who share in all aspects of the work, including marketing, design, construction documentation and construction administration. We are currently working on a full slate of projects including urban design, parks, educational campuses, multi-family housing and landscape restoration work.

Requirements for both positions:

  • Evidence of experience that shows a commitment to design excellence
  • Strong design/organizational skills and a passion for creativity
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with appropriate hand and computer graphic skills
  • Technical skills: AutoCAD, hand drawing, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop; 3D modeling
  • A high degree of self-motivation, flexibility, and resourcefulness
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.

To find out more about our firm, visit our website at www.langohansen.com.

Educational Requirements: BLA or MLA

Email letter of interest, resume and samples of work to: employment@langohansen.com

Please keep file sizes under 10MB.

Lango Hansen Landscape Architects is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 


Job Opportunity: Senior Designer (Portland, OR)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a design professional in the field of landscape architecture for our Portland office. This is a unique opportunity for a design professional to take a key role working on high-profile active transportation projects regionally, as well as globally.

You’ll develop cost estimates and design details for construction documents. You’ll participate in and facilitate Alta’s public outreach efforts and lead development of project deliverables. You’ll mentor staff in the growth of their technical proficiencies, contributing in research and enhancing professional staff knowledge. You’ll contribute to Alta’s reputation as a trusted advisor and expert, and be an integral part of the growth of Alta’s Portland design team.

We’re seeking a professional who has knowledge of, and interest in, the field of active transportation, has a solid understanding of the design process, in particular as it relates to street and trail design, and is looking for the next challenge in their career.  As a Senior Designer at Alta, you have at least a Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture or related field. You’ve worked for a minimum of three to five (3-5) years in a consulting environment or public entity, have working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, Photoshop, Civil 3D, ARCGIS or similar, and have the ability to create photo renderings, and concept sketches, develop construction documents or other similar materials. You have experience managing smaller projects or being the design lead on significant tasks that were part of much larger projects.

Alta Planning + Design offers competitive salaries, great benefits including wellness and bike benefits, ten paid holidays per year, a generous starting Paid Time Off package, a five-year travel award, flexible work schedules, work-life balance, advancement opportunities and welcoming – and fun – work environments for our employees. Alta employees “walk the talk” and are passionate about creating livable and healthy communities.

To learn more about this opportunity, click here.

For additional information about Alta Planning + Design, visit: www.altaplanning.com; twitter.com/altaplanning; facebook.com/altaplanning or Instagram.com/altaplanningdesign.

 


Job Opportunity: Landscape Architect Posting – City of Vancouver, WA

Definition

The purpose of this position is to perform professional level landscape architecture and park planning work relating to parks, open space and related facilities.  Provide project design and planning, manage consultants, perform design review, prepare permitting documents and perform construction inspection on park and recreation capital and improvement projects.  Provide information and assistance to the public on park and recreation related matters.

Position Status:  This is a full-time, regular, exempt position. This position is also 3-year limited term from date of hire.

Salary Range: $62,316-$81,000

Functions

  • Develop conceptual and comprehensive site and master plans. Create technical drawings, plans, and specifications. Prepare detailed graphics and written documents for grants and other funding sources.  Deliver presentations to a wide variety of stakeholders, including the City Council, management, neighborhoods, and community groups. Inspect construction to ensure compliance to plans, specifications, and applicable guidelines and standards. Approve payment for services.
  • Coordinate and oversee multiple projects being designed by consultants. Develop contract specifications and participate in the bid selection process. Prioritize projects and maintain accurate progress records as appropriate.
  • Confer with and advise State and local agencies and organization as well as the general public regarding City park and recreation matters
  • Develop cost estimates and prepare and monitor project budgets. Identify departmental budget needs and make recommendations for budget requests.
  • Prepare reports and graphics and acquire permits for projects which require local, state, and federal agency review.
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Experience

  • Three (3) years of related experience relating to planning, design and development of park, trails and/or open spaces.

Education

  • Equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in landscape architecture from an accredited college or university with major course work in landscape architecture, planning or a related field.

Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered.

Computer Skills

  • Basic skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  • Intermediate skills in AutoCADD required.
  • Proficiency using GIS and/or Adobe Suite experience is highly desirable.

Required Licenses and/or Certifications 
Possession of:

  • Washington State Landscape Architects License is highly desired.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Must apply on-line at this link or the City of Vancouver’s website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/vancouver/jobs/1797989/landscape-architect?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs


Job Opportunities: Landscape Design Professional(s)

PLACE is seeking talented Landscape Design professional(s) to lead and support the creative process for a wide variety of projects.

Landscape Architect/3D Rendering Artist (7+ yrs. experience): Position(s) require a degree in landscape architecture, compelling 3D graphic skills, CAD proficiency, and effective project management experience. Strong working experience with 3DS Max, VRay, Photoshop, Revit, and Rhino. An excellent eye for composition, lighting, photography, and photorealism with a strong understanding of 3D modeling, scene assembly, video editing and animation. The ideal candidate will possess 7+ years of relevant experience, strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills with outstanding dedication to client service. Ability to speak Mandarin or Japanese and interest in traveling and living abroad part time is desirable. Equivalent combinations of credentials and experience will be considered.

Project/Landscape Designer (0 – 2 yrs. & 4 – 7 yrs. experience): Position(s) require a degree in landscape architecture, active design participation, and compelling graphic skills. Experience with Sketch-UP, Rhino, 3DS Max, Revit, Auto CAD, and the Adobe Suite are preferred. The ideal candidate is motivated, with strong communication skills and excels working within a team format. Ability to speak Mandarin or Japanese and interest in traveling and living abroad part time is desirable. Equivalent combinations of credentials and experience will be considered.

International Exchange (2 – 7 yrs. experience): Position(s) for a 3 month to a yearlong sabbatical to contribute and support the creative process at PLACE. Candidates will participate in a wide variety of projects, assisting with design charrettes, model making, graphic rendering, public engagement, and site tours. Positions(s) require collaborative ingenuity and compelling graphic skills. Experience with programs such as AutoCAD, 3DS Max, VRay, Photoshop, Revit, Adobe Suite and Rhino is preferred. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and possess strong communication and critical thinking skills over multiple scales.

PLACE is a design studio committed to creative landscape architecture, planning, art and urban design in a collaborative atmosphere– the foundation of our practice. We embrace stewardship of the natural world, advance bold ideas, champion vanguard concepts, and create memorable experiences of a timeless craft. Reflected in our partnerships worldwide is our dedication to design excellence and innovative ecological practices, from intimate landscapes to large scale urban development and master planning efforts. PLACE unequivocally represents a creative culture where a desire for fulfilling our distinctive lifestyles honors lasting relationships.

If interested in applying, please send resume, letter of interest, references, a representative sampling of your design portfolio, location preference, and compensation requirements to:

PLACE
careers@place.la
Subject: PLACE – Careers
735 NW 18th Avenue
Portland, OR 97209

PLACE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 


Job Opportunity: Landscape Designer/Landscape Architect

Position: Full Time
Experience: 2-5 years min.

Mayer/Reed is a Portland, Oregon-based design studio providing landscape architecture, urban design, visual communications, and product design services for sustainable environments in which people live, work and play. The firm’s work in creating places for human activity explores the social, cultural, ecological and historic contexts that shape these environments.

Mayer/Reed is seeking a landscape designer or recently registered landscape architect to join our Landscape Architecture and Urban Design group. We are looking for a well-rounded individual who has excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills with the ability to make positive contributions in a fast-paced collaborative team environment.

Experience and interest in graphics, sustainable design and technology are needed. The position requires design and production capabilities for a variety of public and private development projects. Tasks may include creating illustrative graphics, programming, site analysis, design, product specifications and production of detailed construction drawings.

Candidates must have a bachelor or masters degree in an accredited landscape architecture program and be proficient in AutoCad, SketchUp, and Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite software. Revit and Rhino experience is strongly encouraged.

Salary is commensurate with the level of experience. A comprehensive benefits package is offered. Our studio is in downtown Portland with access to bike and transit routes. Staff enjoys on-site workout, bike and shower facilities, and education and social events. Visit www.mayerreed.com to learn more about our work and office culture.

Submit cover letter, resume, references and portfolio by November 16, 2017 to Mayer/Reed, attn: Jeramie Shane, Principal at employment-la@mayerreed.com.


Job Opportunity: Landscape Designer / Landscape Architect

Cameron McCarthy is a thriving 20-member Landscape Architecture and Planning firm with offices located in Eugene and Portland, Oregon. The firm invites entry-level to mid-level landscape designer and landscape architect candidates to apply for positions available in Eugene and Portland.

Applicants should demonstrate strong leadership, communication and graphic skills and appreciate working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with similarly driven colleagues. Applicants should be committed to design excellence and possess a professional Landscape Architecture degree. Proficiency with AutoCAD, the Adobe Suite, and 3D applications is desired for Landscape Architecture candidates. The firm is an equal opportunity employer.  www.cameronmccarthy.com

Submit PDF letter of interest, resume and portfolio to:  matt@cameronmccarthy.com