Landscape Architect


Firm Name: 
Land Strategies Inc. (LSI)
Contact Email: 
URL: 
www.LSIaustin.com

 

About you:
As a Landscape Architect, you have completed your professional education and have multiple years’ experience in Landscape Architecture and/or the development industry.  You are eager to learn and build on the foundation of your landscape architecture career.  You are a confident designer with effective communication skills.  You have a strong work ethic and are willing to put in the effort it takes to produce excellent design solutions on aggressive schedules. You exercise strong attention to detail, are highly organized, and are able to manage workload on multiple projects simultaneously. You are a team player and work effectively in a collaborative group environment. You are able to communicate design intent at various scales and are excited about the opportunity to work on diverse project types. 

Job Brief:
You will be an integral part of a collaborative, multi-disciplinary design team and will be responsible for a substantial amount of design input and drawing production. You will support senior team members in the coordination of drawing sets and communication with clients. You are expected to work diligently while promoting an inclusive and collaborative studio culture, with the ability to make a meaningful contribution to our team of landscape architects and planners. You will be afforded various opportunities to learn new skills. You will have the opportunity to mentor junior members, while furthering your knowledge base and developing your abilities as a landscape architect.    

Our ideal candidate will have a landscape architecture degree with multiple years of professional experience. An eagerness to learn and exceed expectations on project deliverable is necessary. You must have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work effectively on a widely varying set of project types ranging from single family residential to master planned mixed-use developments.  We value strong collaborative skills, such as effective communication, eagerness to learn, and a desire to establish meaningful relationships with peers and colleagues.

Responsibilities:

At LSI a Landscape Architect will be required to successfully meet or exceed schedules and expectations. Responsibilities include but are not limited to;

·         Work on landscape design and Land planning, feasibility and site plan projects

·         Work closely with firm leadership and junior designers on a collaborative team from conceptual design through construction documentation

·         Produce schematic and working drawings for residential, commercial, recreational and industrial projects including the production of specifications and construction details

·         Contribute to design efforts through a collaborative process with strong drawing skills

·         Map and illustrate existing site conditions

·         Develop conceptual plans for site layout, planning and grading

·         Coordinate of design plans with other disciplines

·         Assist in development of site development plans submitted for development approval in conformance with plans, specifications, and ordinances

·         Produce project graphics for client communication and marketing purposes

·         Maintain and Improve CAD templates and standards

Requirements:

·         Professional Degree in Landscape Architecture, Urban planning, or equivalent

·         2+ years professional experience in Landscape design and/or planning.

·         Proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe CC (additional experience with Sketchup, Rhino, or similar is a plus) 

·         Ability to initiate design ideas, communicate concepts and execute practical intent

·         Interacts well with other disciplines and clients in a manner that builds productive relationships

·         Effective time management skills

Position: Full-time
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision
Compensation: Salary; Competitive

Please email:  LSI@LSIaustin.com with your resume, portfolio or any inquiries.