Landscape Architect


Firm Name: 
Pi Architects
Contact Name: 
Abby Schroer
Contact Email: 
URL: 
piarch.com

Description
Pi Architects is seeking a mid-level Landscape Architect for its Landscape Architecture Department. This position will focus primarily on landscape and hardscape design, exterior space programming, as well as site development/planning for senior living developments. In addition, this position requires working and closely coordinating with Architects and Interior Designers at Pi, as well as outside consultants, on commercial scale projects throughout Texas and across the nation. The successful candidate must be a self-starter, mature, organized, detail oriented, flexible, possess a strong work ethic and have the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Basic Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture
  • 3-5 years’ minimum experience in a professional design office

Design & Site Planning

  • Understanding of site analysis and space programming
  • Understanding of design needs for seniors and accessibility regulations a plus

Communication & Technology

  • Clearly and confidently communicate with vendors, subs, other design team members, and Clients
  • Advanced knowledge of AutoCAD (ArchiCAD or LandFX experience is a plus, but not required)
  • Graphic presentation skills including hand drawing and rendering as well as proficiency in graphic software such as Photoshop, SketchUp or similar programs
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications

Administration & Management

  • Effectively balance project time, program, site, and budget constraints
  • Understand project sequencing, approval, permitting, and construction activities
  • Construction administration, project close-out, and post construction evaluation

Professional Competence

  • Ability to quickly research, understand, and interpret standard and unfamiliar development codes
  • Able to organize, coordinate, and create a complete set of pricing, permit, and construction documents
  • Strong knowledge of construction and coordination with Structural, MEP, and Civil systems/components

Personal Skills

  • Effectively juggle multiple projects at once
  • Critical thinking and problem solving

Compensation/Benefits

  • This is a full-time salary position with pay commensurate with experience.

About Pi Architects
Pi Architects is a multi-disciplinary design firm.  We are a nationally recognized leader in the design of senior housing environments with a talented group of designers dedicated to improving the quality of life of the people who live and work in the projects we design.  For more information visit our website at www.piarch.com.

Contact Information
If you have an interest in this position please send a resume and portfolio in PDF format to Abby Schroer at aschroer@piarch.com.