Professional Positions

Professional Positions

To post a position opportunity on this web page, fill out our Job Board Submittal Form. Postings are uploaded manually and make take anywhere from 24 - 48 hours to go live, depending upon the workload in the LA office. Positions will be posted as they are received. The department reserves the right to edit submittals for length and clarity. Your job will normally remain posted for two months unless you instruct us otherwise.
 
 

Stantec Consulting Services

Job Posting for Landscape Architect / Designer

Firm/Company Name: Stantec Consulting Services
Job Title: Landscape Designer
Location(s): Sacramento, CA
Contact Name: Ashley Reynoso
Contact Email: ashley.reynoso@stantec.com
Contact Phone: 49-923-6908
Salary Range: 50000
Web Site: www.stantec.com
Job Description:

At Stantec, we’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why
our promise is to always design with community in mind. Our Planning &
Landscape Architecture practice is comprised of collaborative, knowledgeable,
visionary professionals whose work is done at the intersection of community,
creativity, and client relationships. We work across disciplines to create
high-quality sustainable environments that are innovative, functional,
attractive responses to the context in which they are designed.

Our team members have opportunities to provide services in visioning; master
planning; community design; park and recreation design; commercial and
corporate design; environmental assessment and documentation; and landscape
restoration and rehabilitation. These diverse project opportunities are
regularly delivered in teams of experts from across the North America – we
are better together.

Stantec's Sacramento office is looking for a professional and self-motivated
Landscape Designer for a full time position. Stantec has a strong focus on
professional development – we want to see you grow your abilities,
experience and confidence. We support our staff through daily mentorship;
frequent internal expert webinar opportunities; twice-yearly career
development and performance reviews; formalized training programs; and paid
licensure, continuing education, advanced credentialing (LEED, CLIA, CID,
etc) and professional association fees. The Sacramento office has a 9/80
alternative work schedule with every other Friday off.

The Sacramento studio has a great downtown location at 555 Capitol Mall with
close access to public transportation options. The office interior was
thoughtfully designed by our own staff as a collaborative studio environment.
In this setting, our planning and landscape architecture group is integrated
with architects, interior designers, and engineers (civil, structural,
mechanical, and electrical).


Prepare presentation graphics, reports and exhibits for conceptual designs,
master plans, client meetings, and workshops.
Prepare construction documents including layout plans, planting plans,
irrigation plans, grading plans, design details, cost estimates and
specifications.
Prepare Sketch up models and renderings.

Bachelor or Masters in Landscape Architecture (willing to accept foreign
education equivalent)
0-6 years of related experience
Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Positive attitude and strong problem-solving skills
Required Sketchup and Photoshop
LandFX experience is preferred but not required
The key to our success is our people—we put people first. When you work
hard, we notice. We offer competitive compensation and benefits to assist
employees and their families with medical and dental coverage, long-term
disability income replacement, and retirement savings.

Qualified candidates who are highly motivated and eager to commit to
Stantec’s strategic initiative to become a Top 10 global design firm should
submit their resume and cover letter, online at www.stantec.com/careers.


How to Apply:
https://jobs-stantec.icims.com/jobs/31536/landscape-designer/job?mode=view

Posted: 6-23-17
 

Van Atta Associates, Inc.

Job Posting for Landscape Architect / Designer

Firm/Company Name: Van Atta Associates., Inc.
Job Title: Landscape Architect / Designer
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Contact Name: Susan Van Atta
Contact Email: portfolios@va-la.com
Contact Phone: (805) 730-7444
Salary Range: DOE
Web Site: www.va-la.com
Job Description:
Van Atta Associates, Inc., an ASLA Award Winning Landscape Architecture Firm located in downtown Santa Barbara, is seeking a Landscape Architect to join our team.

A successful candidate must be self-motivated, positive, and passionate
towards the pursuit of design excellence.

Job Responsibilities:
Design for all phases of landscape architectural design, including:
- site analysis
- master planning
- schematic design
- design development
- construction documents
- graphic design

Skills Necessary:
- Strong design skills
- Proficient with Vectorworks or similar CAD program

Education Required:
- Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture

How to Apply:
Please submit cover letter, resume and portfolio (pdf format) to
portfolios@va-la.com

Please write your name in the subject line
 
Posted: 6-12-17

Thomas Klope Associates, Inc.

Job Posting for entry level landscape designer

Location: Los Altos, CA
Contact Name: Miranda Hudson
Contact Email: miranda@klope.com
Contact Phone: 650.691.1000
Web Site: http://klope.com
Firm Description:
Based in the Silicon Valley, Thomas Klope Associates, Inc. is a Landscape
Architecture firm specializing in Estate Level Residential Design.

Job Description:
We are seeking an entry level applicant with 0-2 years of experience. The
appropriate candidate will assist the firm's Landscape Architects in the
development of design and construction drawings using AutoCAD. The full-time
position will provide the motivated candidate with tremendous learning
opportunities.

Requirements:
- Proficiency in AutoCAD, Microsoft Word and Excel, Sketchup, Adobe Suites
- Ability to work well in a fast paced team environment with a willingness to
  learn
- Bachelor degree in Landscape Architecture

Beneficial:
- Experience in construction documentation
- Knowledge of/experience with Bay Area appropriate plants
- Manual drawing skills for illustrative drawings

Thomas Klope Associates offers competitive salary and health benefits in a
professional yet relaxed design office environment.
How to Apply:
Please send your resume and cover letter to miranda@klope.com
Thank you.

Miranda (Williams) Hudson
Cal Poly Landscape Architecture Program Alum (2011)

Posted: 6-9-17

GreenTree Landscaping, Inc.

Job Posting for Landscape Designer/Project Manager

Firm/Company Name: GreenTree Landscaping, Inc.
Job Title: Landscape Designer/Project Manager
Location(s): 849 North Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90038
Contact Name: Susan M. Baer Turner
Contact Email: recruiting@greentreela.com
Contact Phone: 323.468.9740
Contact FAX: 323.468.9941
Web Site: greentreela.com

Job Description:
A leading LA landscaping firm is seeking Designer/Project Manager. The position will require you to conceptualize, plan and install landscape designs on prestige residential projects. Close mentoring will be emphasized with the senior-most members of GreenTree's team. Creating landscape designs in collaboration with team members during training period. Serve as a liaison between clients, subcontractors, GreenTree management and field teams. CAD skills required for efficient and accurate design-to-build development. Strong organizational and communication skills.  Ability to focus on the details and provide timely and consistent responsiveness. Be part of creating beautiful surroundings.
 
Posted: 5-15-17
 


Marmol Radziner

Job Posting for Entry to mid-level landscape designer

Job Title: Entry to Mid-Level Landscape Designer
Location: Los Angeles
Contact Email: Employment@marmol-radziner.com
Contact Title: Hiring Manager
Salary Range: DOE
Web Site: www.marmol-radziner.com

Marmol Radziner, an Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Interiors and Construction firm based in Los Angeles, is looking for a full-time Entry to Mid-Level Landscape Designer to add to our team. Our firm specializes in high-end private residential projects, commercial and community design. All applicants should be highly motivated, with experience in collaborative work, and have a detail oriented approach in their execution of tasks.

Job Candidate must have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited program.
  • 1-3 years minimum office experience in a collaborative design firm.
  • Excellent graphic skills, as well as sketching, and hand drawing abilities.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office.
  • Revit and 3D Max are a plus.
  • Construction documentation, detail design and administration experience are a plus.
  • A highly organized and thorough approach to work.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously, and act as support staff to senior colleagues.
  • The ability to work independently and to work collaboratively in a team.
How to apply: 
We ask qualified applicants to send a resume, cover letter, and portfolio pages to Employment@marmol-radziner.com in a single PDF document no larger than 5MB.  Please no links to online portfolios.  Only those who fulfill the position requirements will be contacted for interviews. 
 

Posted: 5-12-17


Marmol Radziner

Job Posting for Assistant Construction project manager

Job Title: Assistant Construction Project Manager
Location: Los Angeles
Contact Name: Joshua Leyva
Contact Email: leyvaj@marmol-radziner.com
Contact Info: Landscape Construction Project Manager 
Salary Range: DOE
Web Site: www.marmol-radziner.com

Job Description: The Assistant Construction Project Manager is responsible for helping manage all aspects of high-end construction projects including estimating, bidding, subcontracts, change orders, RFIs, budget development, and invoicing. The Assistant PM will be responsible for supporting efficient and timely completion schedules.

The Assistant Project Manager is responsible for the following:
  • Reading and interpreting detailed construction documents and specifications.
  • Communicating with other construction staff, architects and clients.
  • Estimating job costs based on drawings and specifications.
  • Bidding out jobs to subcontractors.
  • Maintaining project schedules.
  • Drafting and managing subcontracts, purchase orders, and change orders.
  • Developing and maintaining detailed budgets and schedule of values.
Qualifications
The successful Assistant Project Manager will have the following qualifications.
  • Comfort in interfacing with high-end clients.
  • Experience and exposure to the construction field.
  • Passion for residential architecture and design helpful.
  • Strong analytical skills, including demonstrated detailed experience with Excel.
  • Comfort in working independently as problem solver in fast-paced environment.
  • Strong verbal and written communication and organizational skills and ability to execute multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong computer skills with extensive experience in Microsoft suite including Excel and MS Project.
  • Helpful to know Sage Masterbuilder and Procore.
  • College degree in construction management, engineering, landscape architecture, architecture or similar degree.
  • Bilingual is a plus but not required

 

Posted on 5-10-17

Architerra Design Group

Firm/Company Name: Architerra Design Group
Job Title: Landscape Designer
Location(s): Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Contact Name: Jeff Chamlee
Contact Email: jchamlee@architerradesigngroup.com
Contact Phone: (909)-484-2800
Web Site: architerradesigngroup.com


Architerra Design Group is an award winning firm, located in Rancho Cucamonga
with over 26 years experience producing high quality and thoughtful design
solutions. This has cemented our reputation as one of the best firms in the
Inland Empire, and given us repeat business over the years.  Our project
scope ranges from as small as residential to as large as community planning
and habitat restoration projects, in both the private and public sectors.


Job Description:
A Landscape Design position is available for a talented, artistic and highly
creative Landscape Design Professional with previous internship or work
experience to work with our project design and production team. The candidate
should have excellent graphic skills and the ability to develop conceptual
design plans on a wide range of project types. Strong problem solving ability
as well as proficiency in AutoCAD and Photoshop are required. The ideal
candidate should be enthusiastic about the landscape architectural design
process, be a team player and be native to, or knowledgeable of, the Southern
California environment and plants. The candidate should also possess strong
communication skills. Familiarity with Mac computers and irrigation course
completion is a plus.


Education Requirements: Landscape Architecture Degree from an accredited
university.

Architerra Design Group offers a creative, clean and modern work environment
with opportunities for professional growth and development. Our current work
includes a mixture of various size public and private development projects.
If you possess a passion for creative design and the ability to communicate
designs graphically, we invite you to apply to become a member or our
enthusiastic team. Architerra Design Group offers competitive salaries,
health insurance and benefits package.

How to apply:
Contact: Please forward resume and qualifications to Jeff Chamlee at
jchamlee@architerradesigngroup.com.

Posted: 5-8-17

 


Simmonds & Associates, Inc.

Job Title: Junior Landscape Designer
Location(s): San Anselmo, CA
Contact Name: Alex Witte
Contact Email: alex@simmonds-associates.com
Contact Phone: 415.460.0460
Salary Range: $50,000 - $60,000
Web Site: www.simmonds-associates.com


Job Description:
Simmonds & Associates is a boutique landscape architecture firm based in
Marin County and serving the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. We specialize
in residential estates, multi-family developments, and equestrian facilities.

We are looking for an entry-level designer with 1-5 years’ experience.
Position will include assisting with the following project tasks:
        
•       AutoCAD drafting and construction documents;
•       Freehand drawing, colored renderings, master plans, and other
         preparations for presentations;
•       Accompanying the principal or associate to job sites and client meetings,
         taking notes for later distribution.

The successful applicant will possess the following qualities:
•       A Bachelors or Masters degree in Landscape Architecture;
•       Proficiency in AutoCAD, and a willingness to learn our office standards;
•       Ability to sketch and draft freehand;
•       Basic understanding of landscape construction techniques;
•       Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign;
•       Knowledge of sustainable landscape practices and local San Francisco Bay
         Area microclimates and plant material;
•       Neatness, organizational skills, & punctuality;
•       Good writing skills, listening skills, creative problem solving skills,
         spatial thinking skills, task management, & willingness to learn;

The successful candidate will receive mentoring and training from the
Principal and Associate for the development of their design skills and in the
workings of a small landscape architecture office.  Our objective is to train
the selected candidate to become an innovative and successful landscape
architect.

How to apply:
Please e-mail interest and resumes to info@simmonds-associates.com
 

Posted on 5-5-17

 

Design Workshop

Firm/Company Name: Design Workshop
Job Title: Entry Level Design and Planning Professional
Location(s): Aspen, CO
Contact Name: Caroline Heivly
Contact Email: cheivly@designworkshop.com
Contact Phone: 970-925-8354
Web Site: http://www.designworkshop.com/careers.html

Job Description:
Design Workshop Inc. is an internationally recognized firm focused on
landscape architecture, urban design, community and regional planning, market
analysis and strategic services. We believe that when environment, economics,
art and community are combined in harmony with the dictates of the land and
needs of society, magical places result- sustainable places of timeless
beauty, significant value and enduring quality. Through a closely
collaborative process at all levels, Design Workshop is dedicated to creating
legacy projects for our clients, for society and for the well-being of our
planet.

Our pioneering efforts have been recognized with more than 260 awards from
such organizations as the American Society of Landscape Architects, the
American Planning Association and the Urban Land Institute.

Exceptional graphic, AutoCAD, analysis and digital production skills are
required. Proficiency in Adobe Suite and ArcGIS with examples of mapping and
analysis are required in addition to proven experience with construction
documentation. The ability to produce high-quality illustrations and
computerized models in 3-D Max and/or SketchUp and impeccable writing skills
are essential. Additional requirements include strong technical skills
(grading, construction knowledge) as well as a positive attitude and open
mind towards involvement on a wide range of project types. Candidates must be
energetic, self-motivated, possess strong communication skills and great
leadership qualities and take initiative.  Candidates must have strong
writing skills and learn new skills quickly. An undergraduate or graduate
degree from an accredited landscape architecture program is required.
Candidates with a master’s degree or dual degrees in both landscape
architecture and urban design or planning are strongly encouraged to apply.
We are seeking an entry-level landscape design professional with 0-3 years of
experience working in a design firm.

How to apply:
In an effort to continue to be sensitive to the environment and to limit the
use of precious resources, we request that applicants apply through our
online employment application, http://www.designworkshop.com/careers.html.
Please address your specific and long-term interest in the Aspen, CO office
in your cover letter.  Please note your resume, cover letter and portfolio
must be in one document under 10 megs in size. The deadline to apply is
11:59pm MST on Wednesday, May 17.
 

Simmonds & Associates, Inc.

Job Title: Junior Landscape Designer
Location(s): San Anselmo, CA
Contact Name: Alex Witte
Contact Email: alex@simmonds-associates.com
Contact Phone: 415-460-0460
Salary Range: $50,000 - $60,000
Web Site: www.simmonds-associates.com


Job Description:
Simmonds & Associates is a boutique landscape architecture firm based in
Marin County and serving the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. We specialize
in residential estates, multi-family developments, and equestrian facilities.

We are looking for an entry-level designer with 1-5 years’ experience.
Position will include assisting with the following project tasks:
        
•       AutoCAD drafting and construction documents;
•       Freehand drawing, colored renderings, master plans, and other
preparations for presentations;
•       Accompanying the principal or associate to job sites and client meetings,
taking notes for later distribution.

The successful applicant will possess the following qualities:
•       A Bachelors or Masters degree in Landscape Architecture;
•       Proficiency in AutoCAD, and a willingness to learn our office standards;
•       Ability to sketch and draft freehand;
•       Basic understanding of landscape construction techniques;
•       Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign;
•       Knowledge of sustainable landscape practices and local San Francisco Bay
Area microclimates and plant material;
•       Neatness, organizational skills, & punctuality;
•       Good writing skills, listening skills, creative problem solving skills,
spatial thinking skills, task management, & willingness to learn;

The successful candidate will receive mentoring and training from the
Principal and Associate for the development of their design skills and in the
workings of a small landscape architecture office.  Our objective is to train
the selected candidate to become an innovative and successful landscape
architect.

Please e-mail interest and resumes to:
info@simmonds-associates.com

 

Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture

Firm/Company Name: Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
Job Title: Full-Time Landscape Designer
Location(s): Los Osos, CA
Contact Email:
info@jgsdesigns.com
Contact Phone: 805.966.2907
Web Site: www.jgsdesigns
.com
 
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture is a full service landscape architecture firm specializing in high end design for a wide range of clients from residential, commercial, and institutional projects to campus planning. Our focus is on creating site-specific, illuminating landscape designs that blur the edge between architecture and landscape, and between landscape and the surrounding environment. It is our mission to provide our clients with well thought out, living designs, that exceed their expectations and challenge the perceptions of what landscape is. 
 
We are looking for an individual with the following qualities:
• Enthusiasm and passion for Design and Landscape Architecture
• Knowledge of Construction, Building, and Plant materials
• Positive attitude
• Ability to work collaboratively and take direction
• Clear and effective verbal and written communication
• Detail Oriented
• Self directed/ Self starter
 
Duties Include:
• Measuring, photographing, and assessing new project sites to translate into base plans
• Producing Site Plans, Planting Plans, 3d Models, Graphic Renderings, Construction Documents, and Graphic Diagrams
• Facilitate communication between clients, contractors, architects, engineers, and vendors
• Basic office duties; answering phones, filing, organization, social media upkeep
• Sourcing landscape materials and site furnishings
 
Technologic Proficiency in the Following Programs:
• Vectorworks (other CAD experience considered)
• SketchUp
• Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
• Basic Mac OS programs (Pages, Numbers, Mail, etc.) I
 
 
How to apply:
Please email with your resume and portfolio to info@jgsdesigns.com
 
Posted: 5-1-17
 

Arroyo Seco Construction

Firm/Company Name: Arroyo Seco Construction
Job Title: Landscape Designer / Estimator
Location(s): Santa Barbara CA
Contact Name: Laurena
Contact Email: arroyosecoconstruciton@yahoo.com
Contact Phone: 805.966.2907
Web Site: http://arroyosecoconstruction.squarespace.com/


Job Description:
Arroyo Seco Construction is looking for a graduate of an accredited landscape
architecture program to join our design-build operation. As a general
contractor Arroyo Seco provides design, permitting and construction services
for a wide range of projects in the greater Santa Barbara region.  Having
found that more and more clients are selecting the design-build process for
their projects we emphasize a team approach and ability to function
collaboratively.  Most importantly Arroyo Seco is seeking an individual who
is comfortable providing innovative and intelligent design in our studio
environment while also developing the experience necessary to translate and
supervise construction in the field.

Requirements:

• Training in vectorworks

• Ability to adhere to learn new software and design standards

• Training in in Adobe Suite and Sketchup

• Ability to work team members in the office and the field

• Understanding of construction details and methods

• Familiarity of water efficient plants and WELO documentation

• Organized, detail oriented and professional

• Ability to identify and source plants on a project specific basis

• Desire to incorporate sustainable practices in design and construction


 


Qualifications:

• Graduate of an accredited landscape architecture program

• Previous experience under a licensed landscape architect highly valued

 
How to apply:
Contact arroyosecoconstruciton@yahoo.com.

Posted: 4-25-17
 

Arterra Landscape Architects

Entry Level Landscape Designer/Vectorworks draftsperson

Arterra Landscape Architects is looking for a graduate of an accredited landscape design program to join our studio. We specialize in the creation of legacy residential gardens. As a boutique firm, we mentor team members on all aspects of the practice of landscape architecture. The candidate should have experience or be interested in working on large-ˇscale residential projects. The candidate must be fluent in Computer Aided Drafting, conceptual sketching and formal hand drafting. The draftsperson position will provide hands-on involvement in every step of the process, seeing concepts through to built-works.

We share ideas and inspiration in our beautiful, open studio space in the Design District of San Francisco. We are dedicated to doing sustainable work and living sustainable lives. Support for both of these goals is built in to our business model, through our comprehensive benefits and supportive office culture. As a studio, we are focused on creative exploration and learning. We are looking for applicants demonstrating an active interest in professional development and working in a collaborative team. We place a high importance on mentoring and building the next generation of leaders.

Requirements:
• Creative, open-ˇminded and imaginative
• We are a Mac based office, working knowledge of vectorworks, or a comparable
program and eager to learn
• Ability to adhere to office drafting and filing standards
• Working knowledge of Adobe Suite and Sketchup
• Excellent hand drawing skills and ability to pick up redlines
• Ability to work in a team environment and provide team support
• Interest in new/sustainable materials and technologies
• Knowledge of California plants
• Shows initiative and seeks to improve based on feedback
• Organized, detail oriented and professional
• Working knowledge of construction documents a plus
 
Qualifications:
• Graduate of an accredited landscape architecture program
• On track to become a licensed Landscape Architect
• Proficient on Mac Computers
Entry Level Compensation:
• Full time position
• Competitive benefits package
 
How to apply:
Please email resume and portfolio to info@arterrasf.com
 
Posted: 4-25-17

Kikuchi + Kankel Design Group

Firm/Company Name: Kikuchi + Kankel Design Group
Job Title: Landscape Designer
Location(s): Los Gatos, CA
Contact Name: Christopher Kankel
Contact Email: ckankel@kkdesigngroup.com
Contact Phone: 408-356-5980
Salary Range: DOE
Web Site: kkdesigngroup.com

Job Description:
Kikuchi + Kankel Design Group is seeking an entry level candidate to become a
permanent staff member. Initial responsibilities will include providing
support to existing staff primarily with construction documents as well as
design graphics. The candidate will be exposed to all aspects of project
development and will be given more responsibility as she/he develops
proficiency with various aspects of the profession.

Firm Overview:
Kikuchi + Kankel Design Group (www.kkdesigngroup.com) is a dynamic Bay Area
landscape architecture and site planning firm located in Half Moon Bay and
Los Gatos, and we are involved in all aspects of a diversified scope of
projects including custom residential, master planning, commercial, parks,
recreational planning, and institutional. We have a team approach to
projects, and continuous staff interaction on all levels is encouraged. We
believe that the quality of the profession of landscape architecture should
be maintained by an educational and challenging work environment, and we
encourage the individual growth of all employees to their fullest potential.
We offer a competitive compensation package including retirement, medical,
and performance-based bonuses. The current position being filled is in the
Los Gatos office.

Skills:
Candidates must possess strong graphic design and communication skills as
well as a fundamental knowledge of construction materials and methods. The
candidate must be well organized, independent, and self-motivated. Candidate
must be proficient in AutoCAD LT 2013 as well as the Mac OS platform.
Competency with Sketch-up and Photoshop is also important.

How to Apply:
Email ckankel@kkdesigngroup.com with a pdf file or link to cover letter, resume, and portfolio.

Posted:4-18-17
 

New View Landscape

Firm/Company Name: New View Landscape
Job Title: Full Time Assistant Landscape Designer
Location(s): Calabasas, CA
Contact Name: Jason Bardeen
Contact Phone: (760)-777-0089
Contact FAX: (760)-777-0089
Salary Range: $31,200-$41,600 D.O.E.
 
Job Description:
We are seeking to fill this position ASAP. Please e-mail resumes to me.  Our
company designs and installs landscapes for high-end residential landscape
projects. We currently have 75 full-time employees and our office is located
in Calabasas, CA. We are seeking an employee to assist in landscape design
work and some field work as well. I am a graduate of Cal Poly's landscape
architecture class 2014. New View Landscape is an excellent company and the
candidates will gain great experience under me and our professional team.
 
Experience:
-Strong CAD skills
-Plant knowledge
-3D modeling experience
-Construction knowledge
-Irrigation design knowledge
 
Preferable:
Spanish/English speaking
 
How to apply:
Contact Jason Bardeen at jason@newviewlandscape.com
 
Posted: 4-12-17
 

Thomas Klope Associates, Inc.

Firm/Company Name: Thomas Klope Associates, Inc.
Job Title: Entry Level Landscape Designer
Location(s): Los Altos, CA
Contact Name: Miranda Hudson
Contact Email: miranda@klope.com
Contact Phone: 650-691-1000

Web Site: www.klope.com

Based in the Silicon Valley, Thomas Klope Associates, Inc. is a Landscape
Architecture firm specializing in Estate Level Residential Design.
 
Job Description:
We are seeking an entry level applicant with 0-2 years of experience. The
appropriate candidate/protégé will assist the firm's Landscape Architects
in the development of design and construction drawings, consultant
coordination, and field inspections. The full-time position will provide the
motivated candidate with tremendous learning opportunities.
 
Requirements:
Proficiency in AutoCAD, Microsoft Word and Excel, Sketchup, Adobe Suites
Ability to work well in a team environment with a willingness to learn
Bachelor degree in Landscape Architecture
 
Beneficial:
Experience in construction documentation
Knowledge of/experience with Bay Area appropriate plants
Manual drawing skills for illustrative drawings
 
Thomas Klope Associates offers competitive salary and health benefits in a
professional yet relaxed design office environment.
 
Please send your resume and cover letter to miranda@klope.com
Thank you.
 
Miranda (Williams) Hudson
Cal Poly Landscape Architecture Program Alum (2011)
 
Posted: 4-7-17
 

Oasis Associates, Inc.

Firm/Company Name: Oasis Associates, Inc
Job Title: Landscape Designer
Location(s): 3427 Miguelito Court, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Contact Name: Michael L. Cripe, ASLA
Contact Email: oasis@oasisassoc.com
Contact Phone: 805-541-4509
Salary Range: Negotiable
Web Site: www.oasisassoc.com

Job Description:
TEAM OASIS is seeking a highly-motivated candidate for a part-time,
entry-level position of Landscape Designer. Candidate must be a creative
designer, passionate about the industry and their related work, deadline
oriented, articulate, and responsive to a collaborative group design
environment. Candidates must be able to commit to a minimum of 15-20 hours
per work week in office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Firm Overview:
Oasis Associates, Inc. is a collaborative design studio involved in all
aspects of Landscape Architecture and Site Planning with foremost experience
in educational facilities and sports fields, mixed use, commercial, and
residential development throughout California.

Primary Responsibilities:
Work directly under the project manager(s) in a supportive role producing
site analysis drawings, conducting project level and code research, creating
schematic design presentations, conceptual 2D plan graphics, 3D digital
renderings, construction documents and details, and graphic presentation
materials.

Qualifications:
-Have a general understanding of the basic principles of landscape
architecture,
   including site design, grading and drainage, plant material design
irrigation design,
   working drawings, construction materials and detailing.
-Possess clear and effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
-Progressive graphic skills, compositional layout, and an aptitude for
portraying
   landscape design through digital media.
-Ability to produce quick and accurate hand perspective, section, and
elevation sketches.
-Strong attention to detail and excellent organizational skills.
-Effective time management and ability to multi-task between various
projects.
-Ability and willingness to commit to project deadlines.
-Self-motivated and self-directed. Ability to work independently as well as
part of a team.
-Previous landscape architecture office or studio experience that includes
work on design development and construction documents is recommended, but not
required.

Computer Skills:
-AutoCAD v.2015
-MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
-Adobe Design Suite CS5: Photoshop, InDesign
-SketchUp (recommended)

Educational Requirements:
Students graduated from or currently enrolled in the Cal Poly Landscape
Architecture program or equal.
 
How to apply:
To respond, please email a letter of introduction, resume, and portfolio to
the contact below: oasis@oasisassoc.com
 
Posted: 4-3-17
 

Frank and Grossman Landscape Contractors

Firm/Company Name: Frank and Grossman Landscape Contractors
Job Title: Full TimeLandscape Construction Estimator
Location(s): San Fransisco, CA
Contact Name: Kendra Sutherland
Contact Email: steve@frankandgrossman
Contact Phone: 415-822-1900
Salary Range: 55-80k/DOE
Web Site: frankandgrossman.com
 
Duties:
  • Perform quantity take offs, reading of plans and specifications, and entering information into Excel spreadsheets
  • Request/analyze subcontractor and material quotes.
  • Create Proposals using MS Office. Job tracking / Project Management / RFIs and RFQs -- involvement will depend on your skillset.
Qualifications:
  • 2 to 5 years minimum experience in building or landscape construction/design.
  • Excellent math and computer skills, experience with MSOffice, Adobe Acrobat, etc.
  • Ability to read and interpret Landscape/Architectural/Structural plans.
  • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated, persistent, and willing to ask a lot of questions.
  • Landscape Architecture or Construction Management degree preferred.
How to apply:
An interest in landscaping -- if you do not have experience in landscaping, please demonstrate your interest in a cover letter. Please submit your resumé with cover letter and portfolio to steve@frankandgrossman.
 
Posted: 4-3-17
 

Girvin Associates

two positions availible

Firm/Company Name: Girvin Associates
Job Title: Landscape Designer
Location(s): Larkspur CA
Contact Name: Paige Martin
Contact Email: Careers@GirvinAssoc.net
Contact Phone: (415) 459-3443
Salary Range: TBD
Web Site: WWW.GirvinAssoc.net

Job Description:
Girvin Associates, a leading Landscape Architecture firm based in Marin
County, California is seeking talented Landscape Designers with a minimum of
4 years' experience to support senior staff in the design and documentation
of both domestic and international projects in our Larkspur studio.
Girvin Associates’ practice encompasses all aspects of Landscape
Architecture and Site Planning with foremost experience in luxury
Hotel/Resort Planning and Design, Master Planning, Mixed-Use and Community
Development, and Estate Residential Design. In addition to a broad portfolio
of work within California, the firm and staff has extensive project
experience throughout the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Europe.
Girvin Associates offers competitive compensation packages as well as a
studio environment that provides opportunities for professional growth and
participation in exceptional projects.

Skills Required:       
The applicant should have the following experience and
skills:
•       Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a landscape architecture
studio
•       Superb AutoCAD skills
•       Clear understanding of the design process
•       Technical knowledge and experience in production of construction
documents, including: site details, materials selection, grading, and
planting
•       Ability to work collaboratively within a team and take direction
•       Clear and effective verbal and written communication
•       Sound design and drawing skills
•       Proficiency in Adobe suite (Photoshop and InDesign) and Microsoft Office
programs.
•       LandFX, 3D and Sketch Up skills a plus
Additionally, applicants must be available for an in-person interview, and be
prepared to work regular business hours in our Larkspur studio. This is not a
remote position.

Education Requirements:
Bachelors or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited university.
 
How to apply:
Please respond by emailing a cover letter and work samples in PDF format, not to exceed 10MB, to careers@girvinassoc.net - no phone calls please. Applicants must be available for an in-person interview.

Landscape Architect Position

Location(s): Larkspur, CA
Contact Name: Paige Martin
Contact Email: Careers@GirvinAssoc.net
Contact Phone: 4154593443
Salary Range: TBD
Web Site: WWW.GirvinAssoc.net

Girvin Associates, a leading Landscape Architecture firm based in Marin
County, California is seeking talented Landscape Architects with a minimum of
6 years' experience to work in our Larkspur studio.
 
Job Description:
Girvin Associates’ practice encompasses all aspects of Landscape
Architecture and Site Planning with foremost experience in luxury
Hotel/Resort Planning and Design, Master Planning, Mixed-Use and Community
Development, and Estate Residential Design. In addition to a broad portfolio
of work within California, the firm and staff has extensive project
experience throughout the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Europe.

We offer competitive salaries and benefit packages as well as a studio
environment that provides significant opportunities for professional growth
and participation in exceptional projects.

Applicants shall be licensed landscape architects with experience managing
all aspects of landscape architecture, working as a member of a
multi-disciplinary team, and working collaboratively as well as
independently. Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Suite (InDesign & Photoshop) and
Microsoft Office programs are required. LandFX, Sketch Up and 3D skills a
plus.

Additionally, applicants must be available for an in-person interview, and be
prepared to work regular business hours in our Larkspur studio. This is not a
remote position.
Skills Required:       
The applicant should have the following experience and
skills:
•       Ability to develop design ideas and solutions from concept through
construction
•       Excellent hand and computer graphic skills
•       Technical knowledge and ability to produce construction documents,
including: site details, materials selection, grading, and planting
•       Perform construction observation
•       Clear and effective verbal and written communication
•       Successful management of complex projects and collaboration within a
multi-disciplinary team
•       Self-motivation with the ability to manage and mentor team members
•       Problem Solving and Organizational Skills
 
How to apply:
Please respond by emailing a cover letter and work samples in .pdf format,
not to exceed 10MB, to: careers@girvinassoc.net - no phone calls please.

Education Requirements:
Bachelors or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited university.
 
Posted: 4-3-17
 

Frank and Grossman Landscape Contractors, Inc.

Firm/Company Name: Frank and Grossman Landscape Contractors, Inc.
Job Title: Estimator
Location(s): San Francisco
Contact Name: Steve Graham
Contact Email: steve@frankandgrossman
Salary Range: 55 - 80k per year DOE
Job Type: Full-time
Web Site: http://frankandgrossman.com
 

Frank and Grossman, Landscape Contractors, Inc. is a premiere Landscape Construction company in San Francisco with over 30 years in the trade. We specialize in high end large scale residential installations and maintenance.

Duties:

  • Perform quantity take offs, reading of plans and specifications, and entering information into Excel spreadsheets .
  • Request/analyze subcontractor and material quotes.
  • Create Proposals using MS Office. Job tracking / Project Management / RFIs and
  • RFQs -- involvement will depend on your skill set.

Qualifications:

  • 2 to 5 years minimum experience in building or landscape construction/design.
  • Excellent math and computer skills, experience with MSOffice, Adobe Acrobat, etc.
  • Ability to read and interpret Landscape/Architectural/Structural plans.
  • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated, persistent, and willing to ask a lot of questions.
  • Landscape Architecture or Construction Management degree preferred.
  • An interest in landscaping -- if you do not have experience in landscaping, please demonstrate your interest in a cover letter.

 

 

AAA Landscaping

Firm/Company Name: AAA Landscaping
Job Title: Part- time Landscape Designer
Location(s): San Luis Obispo
Contact Name: Shawn Sousa
Contact Email: contact@myaaalandscaping.com
Contact Phone: 805-748-3721
Contact FAX: 805-5429695
Salary Range: $12-$15 per hour
Web Site: myaaalandscaping.com

Job Description:
Providing timely conceptual landscape designs.  Designer will work alongside
owner throughout the design process.
The work requires knowledge of the policies, procedures, and regulations of
landscape architectural design and plan review programs, and supervisory
techniques, personnel policies, and procedures.

Job Duties:
The job duties listed are typical examples of the work performed by positions
in this job classification.
- Plans, organizes, and supervises the development and preparation of
landscape construction plans, specifications, estimates, and other contract
documents.
- Reviews and makes recommendations concerning landscape architecture and
design, and makes final decisions about the design of specific projects.
- Interprets landscape plans, specifications, and codes and regulations
related to the work.

Job Qualifications:
- Thorough knowledge of the instruments, tools, symbols, and nomenclature
used in landscape architectural drawing and specifications.
- Thorough knowledge of the methods of analysis and computation required in
landscape design.
- Thorough knowledge of the laws and regulations related to the work.
- Thorough knowledge of ecological principles and their relationship to
environmental planning and design.
- Thorough knowledge of costs and uses of construction materials used in
landscape design.
- Thorough knowledge of survey methods and remote sensing methods and
equipment.
- Thorough knowledge of inspection techniques and procedures.
- Thorough knowledge of topographical mapping
- Ability to perform data entry
- Ability to analyze landscape development plans for accuracy,
appropriateness, and compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
- Ability to make space utilization studies and analyses.
- Ability to make material and labor estimates and computations.
- Ability to communicate effectively

Experience:
-1-4 years professional experience 
-Knowledgeable with QuickBooks, Windows Operating System,
AutoCAD, SketchUp, Revit, Civil 3D, Microsoft Office Suite, and Microsoft
Project

Compensation:
$12-15/hr-  Pay rate will depend on project locations and tasks needed for
completion.
 
Posted: 3-23-17

 

Chattanooga Design Studio

Firm/Company Name: Chattanooga Design Studio
Job Title: Summer Internships
Location(s): Chattanooga, TN
Contact Name: Roy Wroth
Contact Email: rwroth@chattanoogastudio.com
Contact Phone: (423) 664-4837
Salary Range: $10.00/hour
Web Site: www.chattanoogastudio.com
Job Description:
About the Organization

The mission of the Chattanooga Design Studio is to enhance Chattanooga’s
quality of life by educating the community about, advocating for, and
facilitating excellent urban design.
We are a not-for-profit public interest urban design center with a focus on
Chattanooga’s downtown.

About the Position:
Full-time; runs May 15 to August 11, 2017.
The Intern will assist Design Studio staff with professional design and
planning projects located within Chattanooga’s dynamic downtown and
Innovation District. Current projects respond to challenges in the urban
environment, and include asset mapping, community engagement, redevelopment
proposals, and traffic and streetscape studies.
Qualifications
We are seeking a career-track college or graduate student who can contribute
to professional project work. You should bring some knowledge or interest in
one or more of the following: Chattanooga; urban design; the public realm;
green infrastructure; and community development. We value a variety of
skills, with an emphasis on design thinking and visual communication. You
should be proficient in one or more of the following: 3D modelling; AutoCAD;
Adobe suite, or GIS. You should be prepared to work in a team setting and to
work independently under the direction of the permanent staff.

Duties and Compensation:
Prepare studies and visual materials in support of the design process,
prepare for and participate in community meetings; and survey and document
field conditions and community preferences.
Compensation is $10 per hour, 40 hours a week.

How to apply:

Please send the following to rwroth@chattanoogastudio.com. PDF format is
preferred.
A cover letter, describing your specific personal interest in the position.
A current resumé.
A short portfolio of relevant original work.

The application deadline is 5pm April 14.

Urban Arena LLC

Firm/Company Name: Urban Arena LLC
Job Title: Mid Level Landscape Architect/ Designer
Location(s): San Diego
Contact Name: Ellie Gaffo
Contact Email: ellie@urbanarena.com
Contact Phone: (858) 625-0112
Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience
Web Site: http://www.urbanarena.com/


Job Description:
Mid-Level Landscape Architect/ Designer
We are seeking a full time, mid-level landscape architect/ designer (4-6
years’ experience) in the field of landscape architecture for our San Diego
office.

Urban Arena [UA] is a multi-disciplinary firm on the cutting edge of
Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Planning & Design.  With offices in San
Diego, Costa Mesa, and Oakland, UA attracts a diverse group of professionals
working on a range of projects from Urban Villages, Retail & Entertainment
Centers, Model Homes, Master-Planned Residential Communities, Community
Parks, High-Density Housing & Sports Complexes. Check out our work at
www.UrbanArena.com

At UA, we pride ourselves on doing things a little different. We create
innovative & forward-thinking design solutions that break away from run of
the mill projects. The Project Designer will work directly with the Landscape
Architecture team & assist in the design & creation of projects ranging from
small parks to large, master-planned communities.

UA believes that when our employees are happy, we, as a company, produce our
best work. That’s why we balance work & play – whether it’s off-site
“UA Days”, happy hours or 3 pm office walks, we live by the motto that
where you work should also be where you enjoy being – and we squeeze as
much fun into our work week as possible.

Full-time employees receive vacation, sick days & paid holidays. Full
medical, dental & vision coverage are provided in addition to strong
continuing education support on an individual basis. We offer flexible
working hours with four nine-hour days & a half day every Friday.
Compensation is based on skills & experience.

You:
•       4 to 6 years’ experience. Experience preparing and coordinating project
from conceptual design through construction documentation and administration.
•       Ability to work within a team environment. We are a growing office with
an open & collaborative environment. Team chemistry is key.
•       Self-starter with a “can-do” attitude. UA offers employees a wide
variety of opportunity & responsibility. We’re looking for candidates who
can take a project or task & run with it.
•       Undergraduate or graduate degree in Landscape Architecture or related
field of study.
•       Highly organized, detailed oriented and possess strong verbal and
communication skills
•       Proficiency in AutoCAD, Photoshop & InDesign.

A Plus [but not required]:
•       Knowledge of southern California and drought tolerant plant materials and
planting design is a plus.
•       Knowledge of additional programs such as Land F/X, Revit, Sketchup,3D Max
& Excel.
•       Work experience in a Landscape Architect’s office.

How to apply:
Please email cover letter, resume, and portfolio to:  ellie@urbanarena.com
Please put “Mid Level Landscape Architect” in the Subject line.  No phone
calls or drop-ins please.

Posted: 2-23-17

 

American Landscape Inc.

Firm/Company Name: AMERICAN LANDSCAPE INC.
Job Title: LANDSCAPE ESTIMATOR
Location(s): Canoga Park
Contact Name: Marcela Gonzalez
Contact Email: jobsali@americanlandscape.com
Contact Phone: (818) 999-2041
Contact FAX: (818) 999-2041
Salary Range: Dependent on Experience
 
Job Description:
American Landscape, Inc., a well-established commercial landscape and
irrigation construction company has an immediate opening for a full-time
Estimator in its Canoga Park office.
 
Accountability:  
The Estimator reports to and is accountable to the
Estimating Manager/Chief Estimator. Those working closely with the Estimator
are the following:
•       Purchasing Department
•       Sales Department
•       Operations Department
•       Estimating Department (individual estimators)
 
Essential Functions:
•       Review requests for estimates
•       Review documents and site
•       Request and obtain clarification of all questions, conflicts or omissions
found in bid documents or at work site
•       Completion of takeoff for landscape, irrigation, and general site
development scope
•       Produce a comprehensive estimate (utilizing the takeoff software OST and
bidding software, Microsoft EXCEL) while maintaining a timely submittal.
Present estimate to the Chief Estimator, report approach taken to prepare
estimate and any concerns regarding the project
•       Check estimate for errors and/or omissions; incorporate appropriate
exclusions and qualifications
•       Assist in finalizing prime contract bids to public agencies, as required
•       Develop and maintain resource information – material catalogs and
specification  sheets; vendor information; wage determination , equipment
specifications and usage; subcontractor information; MBE/WBE information
 
Essential/Required Abilities:
•       Minimum of 2 years experience as an estimator for landscape, irrigation
and general site construction
•       Valid driver’s license
•       Fluent use of the English language, both written and spoken
•       Plant material & irrigation knowledge
•       Strong communication skills
•       Proficient with computer software – Microsoft Office (Excel, Word,
Outlook) and On Center Software (OST).
•       Supervisory experience helpful
•       Ability to professionally represent Company with owner’s, general
contractors, vendors, employees and the public
•       Ability to comprehend and follow instructions
•       Ability to perform simple and repetitive tasks
•       Ability to maintain work pace appropriate to given work load
•       Ability to perform complex or varied tasks
•       Ability to accept and carry out responsibility for direction, control and
planning
•       Detail Oriented, well organized, ambitious self-starter
•       Successfully pass employment background check
•       Negative results on pre-employment drug test
 
Compensation:
•       Compensation dependent upon experience
•       Please submit salary history and requirements
•       Participation in health and dental plan
•       Participation in 401k plan

Conceptual Design & Planning Company

Firm/Company Name: Conceptual Design & Planning Company
Job Title: Landscape Architect/Project
Location(s): Atascadero
Contact Name: Denise Riches
Contact Email: driches@cdpcinc.com
Contact Phone: (949) 399-0870
Salary Range: Commensurate upon experience
Web Site: www.cdpcinc.com

Job Description:
Landscape Architect/Project Manager for Atascadero, California Office with
5-8 years experience. We are currently seeking a full-time, upper level design project manager for our Costa Mesa office, whois self-motivated and can take a project from start to finish.

Position Requires a Degree in Landscape Architecture or equivalent knowledge.
 5 to 8 years experience in design, the construction process, irrigation
design and preparation of Construction Documents. A broad design ability with
experience in higher level project types. A strong background in Retail,
Commercial, Hospitality, Residential, Parks and Site Planning Projects.
Outstanding design and presentation skills plus creative vision and artistic
talent. Strong analytical and communication skills as well as Proficiency in
AutoCAD/BricsCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch Up, and Microsoft Office. Must
have the ability to successfully manage multiple projects, deadlines and
staffing requirements concurrently. Candidate should be willing and able to
travel and be open to business development activities and networking
opportunities in the bay area.

CDPC is known for quality, service and integrity which fosters a strong
foundation to retain qualified personnel. At CDPC, we are passionate about
what we do. We are a close knit group who work hard yet take time to have fun
as well. CDPC places a high value on its employees and offers an exciting
participatory business environment, excellent compensation and benefits
including paid vacation, medical, 401k and other personal growth
opportunities. Salary to be commensurate with ability and experience.
 
How to apply:
We encourage you to submit your qualifications for a career at CDPC and
appreciate your interest. For consideration, please provide your cover letter
with salary history, resume, references and pdf portfolio to Denise Riches at
DRiches@cdpcinc.com
 

Boxleaf Design

Firm/Company Name: Boxleaf Design
Job Title: Associate Landscape Designer
Location(s): San Francisco, CA
Contact Name: Steve Warto
Contact Email: info@boxleafdesign.com
Contact Phone: (650) 619-6877
Salary Range: Competitive
Web Site: www.boxleafdesign.com

Boxleaf Design is an award-winning, full-service landscape architectural firm
based in the San Francisco/Bay Area. We have a commitment to creating
timeless and contemporary exterior spaces with a focus on customized
solutions, sustainability and enduring design. The individual needs of our
diverse and sophisticated client base is the catalyst of every project. Thus,
each of our designs is unique, highly custom and precisely detailed. Our
growing network of high-end residential and small commercial clients is
located throughout the Bay Area from Healdsburg to Santa Cruz.

The Boxleaf Design team is a tight-knit group of highly experienced
professionals, who share a sense of optimism, enthusiasm and passion for what
we do. Close collaboration with many of the Bay Area’s top architects,
interior designers and consultants is paramount to our process. As a
full-service landscape architectural firm, our work encompasses everything
from initial concept design to construction administration.

Job Description:
We are seeking candidates for the position of Associate Landscape Designer
Project to join our growing team. The position will expose candidates to all
facets of the design and implementation process. We are looking for detail
oriented, organized and self-motivated designers, who share our passion for
landscape architecture, the construction process and client relations. We
make an investment in the continued professional development of our team
members.  Our rapidly growing practice requires candidates to be highly
focused and driven with the ability to multi-task and communicate clearly.

Qualifications:
-Must have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture,
Landscape Design, or related, from an accredited University or College
-Post-graduate or internship experience strongly preferred
-Intermediate Auto CAD skills required, Advanced Auto CAD preferred
-Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch-Up preferred
-Strong organizational and time management skills to manage the workload in a
fast-paced environment
-Communicate effectively and directly with design team, consultants and
clients
-Knowledge of California plant material is preferred
-Valid drivers license preferred
-Personal vehicle preferred (employees compensated for personal vehicle use)
-In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify
identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the
required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire

Benefits/compensation:
-Full time position with benefits
-Salary will be based on experience
-Boxleaf Design offers paid vacation, sick time, health insurance and
professional development

Duties:
We currently have many active jobs, all in different stages of development,
including initial design concepts, production of technical drawing packages,
product research on site supervision, etc.  Your willingness to be flexible,
take responsibility of the workload, be proactive and maintain open
communication is essential to the working relationship.  There is opportunity
to move up quickly and take on greater responsibility.

How to apply:
-Email resume, cover letter, and portfolio/samples of relevant work in PDF
format (up to 25MB, link to download if larger) to info@boxleafdesign.com
-Include “Applicant for Associate Position” in subject line
-No phone calls please
 

ShrubHub


Job Title: Project Manager
Location(s): Anywhere
Contact Name: Scott Hutcheon
Contact Email: scott@shrubhub.com
Contact Phone: (949) 887-7738
Salary Range: Per job
Web Site:
www.shrubhub.com
Job Description: Help develop plant database for new garden commerce app.

Integrated Design Studio, Inc.


Job Title: Part-Time Entry Level Landscape Designer and/or Intern
Location(s): Mill Valley, CA
Contact Name: Jane Sedonaen
Contact Email: jane@integrateddesignstudio.com
Contact Phone: (415) 381-9500 x 711

Web Site: www.integrateddesignstudio.com

Salary Range: NA

Job Description:
Integrated Design Studio specializes in landscape design and planning for a
range of projects, including single-family homes, schools, communities, and
commercial properties. We are seeking to hire and enthusiastic team player to
provide technical and graphic support in all phases of production. The ideal
candidates will be graphically talented, self-motivated, and able to work on
multiple tasks and deadlines. Our office is located at our Outdoor Design
Center in Mill Valley, CA.

General responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:

q Drafting (AutoCAD) of design plans, through all phases from concept to
construction
q Plan, section, and elevation drawings (hand drawing and digital)
q 3D Sketch-up modeling
q Development of plant palettes
q Research of construction materials and finishes
q Preparation of display graphics (Adobe Suite)
q Administrative and other tasks, as needed

Qualifications:
q A degree in Landscape Architecture is preferred, but candidates currently
enrolled in
school will be considered for Internship Position.

q All Candidates MUST be proficient in AutoCAD.
q Valid working visa required.
q Compensation D.O.E.

To apply:
Send cover letter, resume, and work samples in PDF format to:
hiring@integrateddesignstudio.com
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

 

John Montgomery Landscape Architects 


Job Title: Landscape Designer
Location(s): Alamo, California
Contact Name: Cynthia Montgomery
Contact Email: cmontgomery@jm-la.com
Contact Phone: 9258312899
Salary Range: $43,000+
Web Site:
www.jm-la.com
Job Description:
OUR FIRM: JMLA is a boutique residential landscape design firm that has built
a reputation for superior quality, unsurpassed customer service and
personalized designs. The exceptionally talented 40-year veteran, John
Montgomery LA, leads the award-winning team. Our intimate suburban studio
sets the tone for our unique working environment. JMLA’s company culture is
an unusual blend of down to earth people with extremely high standards; a
tight knit team whose number one focus is a job well done; ultimate lovers of
music & a good belly laugh!


POSITION OVERVIEW:
Setting up Layout Pages for Conceptual Plan & Construction Documents:
•Drafting existing site plans in AutoCAD and setting up base plan
•Preparing Hardscape, Planting, Lighting, Grading & Drainage, and Storm
Water Plans
•Generating & editing standard and custom construction details
•Revising drawings, plant counts, redlines, etc.
•Calculating take offs for Cost Analysis’ using JMLA developed systems

FUTURE JOB EXPANSION:
Partner with John Montgomery to create custom residential landscape designs:
•Follow our companies signature design process
•On site Client design meetings with John Montgomery
•Lead generator of all the necessary plans and documents for project
•Creating & presenting personalized residential landscape designs
•Fine-tuning and revising landscape design to achieve 100% client
satisfaction

REQUIRED SKILLS:
•Proficiency in AutoCAD, Excel & Adobe Suite (tech savvy)
•Team player mindset, meticulous attention to detail, and customer service
virtuoso

DESIRABLE SKILLS:
•6+ month post college work experience
•Residential landscape design experience
•Client design presentation experience
•Knowledge of sketch up and/or any other 3D modeling

TO APPLY: email your resume & work samples to Cynthia Montgomery at
cmontgomery@jm-la.com

WEBSITE:
www.jm-la.com

HOUZZ PORTFOLIO:
http://www.houzz.com/pro/jmla/john-montgomery-landscape-architects

 

Mark David Levine Design Group 


Job Title: Auto Cad Operator/Designer
Location(s): Tarzana
Contact Name: Mark David Levine
Contact Email: Mark@markdavidlevine.com
Contact Phone: 818-427-1633
Contact FAX: 805-852-8653
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Web Site:
www.markdavidlevine.com
Job Description:
We create gorgeous outdoor environments. Looking for landscape auto cad
individual who also enjoys designing. Part time to full time position
available.
 
How to apply:
Please call Mark David Levine @ (818) 427-1633. Thank you for your interest.

 
 

Purlieu Landscape Design + Build 


Job Title: Construction Project Coordinator
Location(s): San Luis Obispo
Contact Name: Taylor Boyle
Contact Email: taylor@purlieulandscapes.com
Contact Phone: 805.709.6319
Salary Range: $37,000-$50,000
Web Site:
www.purlieulandscapes.com
Job Description:
Construction Project Coordinator

The goal of this position is to enable rapid and accurate project execution
in terms of timeline and profitability. The Project Coordinator facilitates
the success of a project through organized and precise material and equipment
sourcing/scheduling as well as organizing material and labor costs to manage
real time project analytics and provide financial clarity in to project
efficiency and profitability.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Work as the administrative extension of the landscape installation team,
enabling clear and timely communication to the client as well as facilitating
the project momentum, efficiency and profitability.

•Carry out pre- project communication with client including gathering
necessary insurance certs, project submittals, and scheduling updates.
•Work with Production Manager, Design Team and Project Foremen on project
scheduling
•Execute material take-offs
•Strategically order materials and equipment to maximize efficiency, create
accurate timeframes and minimize delivery costs.
•Create a material and equipment flow chart for upcoming projects.
•Coordinate and Maintain project delivery schedules in direct
synchronization with Foremen and Production Manager.
•Track, Process, manage and report on all project invoices for materials,
equipment, sub-contractors, and other project expenses.
•Maintain book keeping system for Current projects
•Analyze the actual cost vs the estimated cost of labor, materials, subs
and equipment on current and past projects.
•Prepare and present progress reports with up-to-date project costing.
•Report on project AR and AP on a weekly basis at the Management Meeting.
•Report all material and equipment scheduling to Production Manager and Job
Foreman.
•Make recommendations to Sales and Estimates team on job costing to ensure
project success.

$18-$24 per hour based on experience-
3 days of paid Sick Leave

Vacation pay, Cell Phone, Health benefits, Retirement plans and other
compensation methods will be offered as they become possible with company
growth.

There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed,
also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and general stoke :)

Botanica Landscapes

Job Title: Landscape Estimator
Location(s): Yuba City, CA
Contact Name: Tim Corey
Contact Email: careers@botanica.net
Contact Phone: 530-671-1029
Salary Range: Starting $18-20/hr. DOE
Web Site: http://www.botanica.net/

Job Description:
Botanica Landscapes (of Yuba City) is seeking a full-time Estimator for the
Construction Department. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with
excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational and time management
skills.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
   - Performing all aspects of the bidding
   - Submitting accurate company bids in a timely and effective manner.
   - Frequent customer contact to discuss project and make changes/corrections
as needed.
   - Securing and managing suppliers and diplomatically negotiating with
suppliers to the lowest possible price.
Qualifications:
   - Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Landscape Architecture,
Civil Engineering, Construction Science, Construction Management or related
field is preferred.
   - Proficient with computer software programs including MS Office.
   - Proficient in CAD is preferred.
   - Above average mathematical, analytical and problem solving skills.
   - Ability to prioritize and multi task in a fast paced environment.
   - Previous customer service experience.
   - Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus.
 
How to apply:
All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of pre-employment
drug screen and criminal background check. Email an introduction letter and
current resume with references to tcorey@botanica.net.

GSM Landscape Architects

Job Title: Entry‐Level Landscape Designer
Location(s): Napa Valley, CA   
Contact Name: Gretchen McCann
Contact Email: gretchen@gsmlainc.com
 
Job description:
GSM landscape architects, inc. is seeking a motivated, skilled individual with 1‐2 years of professional experience. As a team member, you will participate in all aspects of conceptual design and master planning to development of construction documents and site observation. We place an emphasis on high quality finished products with attention to detail. We are a dynamic, established firm located in the beautiful Napa Valley. We design for a variety of parks and recreation, campus planning, urban and commercial projects. The majority of our work is located within the greater Northern San Francisco Bay Area, allowing for hands‐on follow through during construction. We offer a friendly, comfortable work environment, competitive salary, health, dental and retirement benefits, personal and paid holiday leave, and support for professional development/continuing education.
 
The ideal candidate possesses:
-Excellent computer skills in AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Creative Suite, including Sketch‐Up, InDesign and Photoshop
-A working knowledge of landscape design principals and materials
-Talent in creating free hand and digital graphics
-Competent written and verbal communication skills
-Capability to listen, be organized and multi‐task
-Ability work independently and within a team setting
-Awareness of project parameters and budgets
 
Education and Experience:
-BLA, BSLA or MLA in Landscape Architecture from an accredited university. 
-1-2 years of professional experience
 
How to apply:
For consideration, please submit cover letter, resume, references, digital portfolio (under 8MB file size) and salary history/requirements request to:     gretchen@gsmlainc.com. No phone calls please.

Foothill Associates

Job Title: Junior Level Landscape Planner/Designer
Location(s): Rocklin, CA
Contact Name: Dianne Ransby
Contact Email: hr@foothill.com
Contact Phone: (916) 435-1202
Contact FAX: (916) 435-1205
Salary Range: DOE
Website: www.foothill.com

Job Description:
Foothill Associates is accepting applications for a talented entry- to
mid-level individual with a degree and background in landscape architecture
who is looking for professional growth opportunities. Job duties include
planning and designing landscape spaces in urban, rural, and suburban
settings; developing open space, mitigation, restoration, resource
management, and recreation plans and documents; and public outreach and
engagement. The work includes preparation of conceptual plans, project
graphics, construction documents (including details, cost estimates, and
specifications), master plans, and public presentations. Additional
responsibilities may include project management tasks, construction review,
preparing proposals and marketing packages, and maintaining schedules and
budgets. The successful candidate is self-directed, creative, personable, and
detail oriented; possesses excellent communication, organization, graphic
production, and writing skills; enjoys working collaboratively; and meets
deadlines.

Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture, 0-5 years
of landscape planning and design work, MS Office, and current AutoCAD
experience are required. The candidate should possess a working knowledge of
California native and drought tolerant plants, irrigation design, and basic
design requirements for public spaces. A landscape architecture license
and/or arborist certification are desirable, but not required. Knowledge of
computer and hand rendering, GIS, Adobe Creative Suite, 3D modeling tools,
and natural sciences are also desirable.

Foothill Associates is a multidisciplinary firm located in suburban
Sacramento near the Sierra Nevada Mountains. We are a small office made up of
compassionate and fun professionals who form collaborative interrelated
teams. Our landscape architects work together on a wide variety of planning
and design projects including parks, trails, urban redevelopment,
streetscapes, ecological restoration, habitat mitigation, and commercial
development. We work for both public agencies and private sector clients;
many who are repeat clients, our ultimate goal.

The position is full time. Salary will be based on experience.  Current
Benefits offered are Personal Time Off (PTO), 401K Retirement Plan, Medical,
Dental, Vision and Flex Spending Plan.

How to apply:
Candidates should submit the following: a cover letter, resume, digital portfolio demonstrating technical and illustrative drawing skills (PDF preferred), and writing samples demonstrating writing skills. Please send complete package to hr@foothill.com or
Foothill Associates
HR Department
590 Menlo Drive, Suite 5
Rocklin, CA 95765
 
Posted: 12-5-16

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