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.

Email: landscapearchitecture@calpoly.edu
Phone: 805.756.1319
 


Shade Design Studio

Entry Level Designer

Location(s): Paso Robles, CA
Contact Name: Jason Tufts
Contact Email: shadedesignstudio@gmail.com
Websitehttp://www.shadedesignstudio.com/
Job Description:
Shade Design Studio is a custom residential landscape design company offering master planning, irrigation design, planting and hard-scape plans, construction details, and consultation. We are committed to creating functional, artful outdoor living spaces with a focus on longevity and practical resource uses.

Entry level landscape architect needed to perform tasks including, but not limited to:

  1. Site measurements and base map drafting
  2. Custom residential landscape design
  3. Revision of existing designs
  4. Construction detail drafting (fire pits, water features, walls, shade structures, etc.)
  5. Perspective sketches and/or Sketchup 3D modeling
  6. Take-offs for bidding and materials estimates
  7. Attend client meetings in person with detailed note taking

Qualified candidates will have the following skills:

  1. Expert knowledge of CAD drafting programs. Our studio uses PRO LandscapeCAD software for most designs. AutoCAD experience is acceptable.
  2. Competence with Sketchup 3d modeling.
  3. Capable of creating accurate base maps from scratch, including location of existing structures and trees, and laser level elevations.
  4. Self motivated and quick learner.

This position will provide experience in all facets of custom residential landscape design and construction. Candidate will learn about an entire catalog of landscape materials.

This position is part-time to start, with likelihood of permanent position in the future. Compensation will also be comparable to experience. 

How to Apply: Visit https://calpoly.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3782641/share_preview to apply.

Posted on Monday, July 13, 2020


US Army Corps of Engineers

Interdisciplinary, Landscape Architect, Entry Level

Location(s): Walla Walla, WA
Contact Name: Cindy Boen
Contact Email: cindy.a.boen@usace.army.mil
Contact Phone: 509-527-7246
Salary Range: $48,4480-59,678
Job Description:
Summary of Duties: As a developmental Interdisciplinary, you will train and assist in performing duties, such as:
• Participate on interdisciplinary teams to develop and evaluate alternatives
for civil works water resources projects.
• Contribute planning knowledge to help lead interdisciplinary teams through an established, defensible decision process.
• Provide support to senior planners on feasibility studies, decision documents, and nontraditional studies in areas related to flood risk management, ecosystem restoration, navigation, water supply and allocation, and other civil works mission areas.This includes written and verbal contributions to the decision process and decision documents.
• Develop fact sheets, informational materials, graphic representations, and
other communications materials for internal meetings, public meetings, non‐federal sponsors and stakeholders, district leadership, and congressional inquiries.
• Use graphic, written and verbal communication to meet district communications requirements.
• Support public outreach efforts such as scoping meetings, sponsor meetings,
and comment processing and response.
• Support and lead dialogue with stakeholders to gain understanding of water resources problems and potential solutions.
• Assists Planner/PMs in developing study plans and schedules, defining technical requirements and analyses, projected costs, and related plan formulation activities.

How to Apply: Anyone wishing consideration for this opportunity must submit a
resume, statement of interest and transcripts (unofficial transcripts may be
accepted but official transcripts will be required prior to appointment) if
applicable. The application package will be submitted via email to
Loriann.h.penebaker@usace.army.mil Please ensure the Subject line says: DHA
Recent Grad Interdisciplinary, GS‐0807‐07 Target GS‐0807‐11. For questions regarding this recruitment, inquire via email to Cindy.A.Boen@usace.army.mil

Submitted on Tuesday, June 30, 2020


KLA, Inc.

Landscape Designer

Location(s): Modesto, CA or Sonora, CA
Contact Name: Matt Hawks
Contact Email: matt@kla-ca.com
Contact Phone: 209.532.2856
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Web Site: http://www.kla-ca.com/
Job Description:
Even through the effects of COVID we are looking to grow our team with young
talent like yourself. We are looking for entry Level Landscape Designers
working towards Licensure

About the Firm
KLA is a small firm creating a big impact. This tight group of employees has
the opportunity to work on some of the biggest projects from Orange County,
to the Bay Area, to Hawaii and beyond. Unlike many of the larger firms
working on these types of projects, employees at KLA work on all facets of
the project, making each of our team members well rounded and an essential
part of our process. Come join our team!

About the Position
The ideal candidate must be proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Cloud
Products, and Microsoft Office. Experience with Land F/X and Sketchup is
preferred, but not required. The candidate must possess a Bachelor’s in
Landscape Architecture from an accredited university.

The candidate will participate in a collaborative environment where
creativity, knowledge, and information are shared between drafters, landscape
architects, and planners to assist each other in providing high quality
creative designs to meet and exceed clients’ needs.

The candidate will be expected to interact with other team members, clients,
contractors, consultants, government agencies in a professional manner and be
able to communicate clearly and concisely – written and oral communication
will be expected.

The candidate will assist Project Managers and other team members to develop
landscape documentation packages, hardscape design, site
furnishings/equipment, grading and drainage plans, planting plans, irrigation
plans, construction details, cost estimates, and color graphics.

Compensation
Compensation will be based on education, knowledge, skills, attitude, and
experience.

Location
This position will be staffed from either office.

How to Apply: Please email to express interest and include resume, brief
description, and any applicable example work to either info@kla-ca.com or
matt@kla-ca.com

Submitted on Friday, May 29, 2020


Watershed Progressive

Landscape Designer

Location(s): Ojai, CA
Contact Name: Nicole Stern
Contact Email: nicole@h2oprogressive.com
Web Site: https://watershedprogressive.squarespace.com/job-opportunities
Job Description:
Watershed Progressive is seeking a landscape designer to join the Watershed Progressive Central Coast Office Team in Ojai, CA.  Watershed progressive is an innovative, watershed-solutions based firm working on integrated water strategies and regenerative landscape design.  Our team includes Landscape Architects, Environmental Scientists, Ecologists, Engineers, Planners, and Field/Construction Staff.  The ideal candidate would have the following skills:

Required:
• Bachelors or Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture
• 0-5 yrs experience in landscape design
• AutoCAD and Adobe software experience

A plus but not required:
• Knowledge of Southern/Central California native plants
• GIS experience
• Sketchup and other rendering software experience
• Permaculture experience
• Stormwater LID, rainwater harvesting, or other integrated water design experience
• Graphic design experience
• Website design experience
• Knowledge of social media strategy
• A love of the outdoors!

How to Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and portfolio to nicole@h2oprogressive.com. Salary based on experience. Option to work remotely.

Submitted on Thursday, May 28, 2020


BOXLEAF DESIGN

Entry to Mid Level Landscape Designer

Location(s): Redwood City, CA
Contact Name: Steve Warto
Contact Email: info@boxleafdesign.com
Contact Phone: 9146296986
Web Site: boxleafdesign.com
Job Description:
BOXLEAF DESIGN is looking for committed, enthusiastic, ENTRY TO MID-LEVEL
landscape designers to join our team for a full-time position.

Boxleaf Design is a tight-knit team of supportive, spirited and innovative
professionals.  We are optimistic, can-do people, with a shared passion for
our practice.  We are committed to a healthy work/life balance.

Our quickly growing portfolio of high-end residential projects are
large-scale and offer endless creativity.  Projects are located throughout
the Bay Area, from the Carmel to Wine Country and select projects out of
state.  

See our day to day at:  
https://www.instagram.com/boxleafdesign/ 

ENTRY to MID-LEVEL LANDSCAPE DESIGNER, 0-5 YRS

QUALIFICATIONS:
2-3 years post-graduate professional experience, preferred
Good creative instincts with abilities to collaborate in conceptual and
schematic project design
Strong Auto CAD skills required, with clear graphic and design production
abilities
Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch-Up preferred
Open minded nature, to absorb and develop skills in all aspects of the
practice
English language fluency.  Clear and effective communication is essential to
working with our team, vendors and design community at large
Strong organizational and time management skills to manage the workload in a
fast-paced environment

BENEFITS/COMPENSATION:
-Full time and Part-time positions
-Health and Dental Benefits
-401K Program with Employee Matching
-Highly Competitive Salary, based on experience
-Annual Bonus Structure
-Paid vacation and Sick time 
-Professional development opportunities and LARE support

How to Apply:
TO APPLY:
-Email cover letter, resume and portfolio to info@boxleafdesign.com
-PDF format portfolio up to 20MB, otherwise please send link
-Include“Applicant for Entry to Mid-Level Position” in email subject line
-No phone calls please

Submitted on Friday, May 15, 2020


Silver Leaf Landscapes

Assistant Project Manager

Location(s): Santa Barbara
Contact Name: Lindsey Zero
Contact Email: lindsey@silverleafsb.com
Contact Phone: (805) 695-2133
Salary Range: $16/hr
Web Site: www.silverleafsb.com
Job Description:
Part-time, 32 hr/week internship available for an Assistant Project Manager
at Silver Leaf Landscapes, a landscape design/build company based in Santa
Barbara. We are interested providing this opportunity to a current Cal Poly
LARC student who has completed at least their second year of studies, and is
considering a career in the landscape design/build industry.

This position will provide you with the opportunity to gain experience in the
practical side of landscape architecture (aka construction), in a 100%
office-free, socially distanced, outdoor work environment. You can expect to
work on contract writing/estimating, project layout, site grading, drainage
systems, rock walls, planting design, irrigation systems, and lighting
systems.

If you have a good eye for spatial design, can follow detailed written and
verbal instructions, can lift 50 pounds, and enjoy (or at least tolerate)
demanding physical work, we'd be happy to give you a chance to learn more.

How to Apply:
Please email a PDF of work samples, and a letter explaining your interest in
the position. Include your current year in the LARC program, any relevant
experience (job related or otherwise), and why you are a good fit for the
position. We are hoping to hire the right candidate as soon as possible. Good
luck!

Submitted on Monday, May 18, 2020


Art Luna Studio

Landscape Architect / Designer

Location(s): Santa Monica, CA 90405
Contact Name: Pamela Bunn
Contact Email: pamela@artlunagarden.com
Contact Phone: (310) 450-9376
Web Sitehttps://www.artlunastudio.com
Job Description:
We are a small landscape design firm in a Santa Monica seeking an experienced
and motivated Landscape Architect / Designer to generate CAD plans. Our
projects are generally larger residential properties, and we focus on the
conceptual design of the garden and see them through to completion.

Preferred qualifications:

Familiarity with professional standards, applicable codes, and landscape
design practices.

Ability to prepare site plans, landscape plans, and cost estimates for
clients.

Proficiency in AutoCAD, and/or any other professionally applicable software.

Experience in the production of design development packages, construction
documents, and specifications.

Knowledgeable about plants and plant materials.

Detail oriented.

Open to part-time or full-time applicants. Salary is commensurate with job
status and experience.

FYI: Our studio is located in a beautiful garden atmosphere with in-house
kitchen.

How to Apply: Please submit a PDF of your resume, examples of your work and
references to pamela@artlunagarden.com. No phone calls, please.

Submitted on Friday, April 24, 2020 


Art Luna Studio

Landscape Design Assistant

Location(s): Santa Monica, CA 90405
Contact Name: Pamela Bunn
Contact Email: pamela@artlunagarden.com
Contact Phone: (310) 450-9376
Web Site: https://www.artlunastudio.com
Job Description:
We are a small landscape design firm in Santa Monica seeking an experienced
and motivated Design Assistant. Our projects are generally larger residential
properties, and we focus on the conceptual design of the garden and see them
through to completion.

Preferred qualifications for position:

· Familiarity with professional standards, applicable codes, and practices.

· Ability to assist with the preparation of site plans, landscape plans, and
cost estimates for clients.

· Working knowledge of AutoCAD, and/or any other professionally applicable
software.

· Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop).

· Experience in the production of design development packages and
specifications.

· Familiarity with landscape design and plants and plant materials.

· Ability to conduct research with little supervision.

· Detail oriented.

Open to part-time or full-time applicants. Salary is commensurate with job
status and experience.

FYI: Our studio is located in a beautiful garden atmosphere with in-house
kitchen.

How to Apply:
• Please include a resume and portfolio demonstrating that you meet the
minimum requirements.

• Portfolios should be in PDF format.

• Please send digitally

Submitted on Friday, April 24, 2020 


Barefoot Design, Inc.

Landscape Designer

Location(s): Santa Ynez, CA
Contact Name: Jessica Harlin
Contact Email: jessica@barefoot-design.net
Contact Phone: 8056977466
Web Site: www.barefoot-design.net
Job Description:

Barefoot Design is hiring! We are a growing landscape design firm with projects ranging through the Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los Angeles Counties. Our office is currently in Santa Ynez, CA.

We are looking for a entry to mid-level design associate. This position requires skills ranging from initial site analysis and illustrative renderings to construction admin. As a small firm we are looking for an individual who is interested in all aspects of the profession and willing to grow with the firm.

This is a full time position. Candidates must have excellent communication skills, the ability to work independently and manage multiple priorities.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Bachelors or Masters Degree from an accredited landscape architecture program (or equivalent combination of training and experience)

• 2 years work experience in the industry preferred

• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD (or equivalent), Microsoft Office competence in Vectorworks and SketchUp is a plus

How to Apply:
• Please include a cover letter, resume and portfolio demonstrating that you meet the minimum requirements.

• Portfolios should be in PDF format.

• Please send digitally

Submitted on Thursday, March 19, 2020


MJN Design Studio

Design Draftsperson/Landscape Designer

Location(s): Westlake Village , Ca
Contact Name: Michelle Newman
Contact Email: mjn@mjndesignstudio.com
Contact Phone: 8188893622
Salary Range: Renumeration dependent upon experience
Web Site: https://www.mjndesignstudio.com/
Job Description:

MJN Design Studio is seeking a Draftsperson with AutoCAD experience with an emphasis in Landscape Construction Design. A minimum of 2 years experience.

Our company is a full-service Landscape Architecture firm which specializes in estate and residential properties with some commercial development. We work closely with our clients throughout the entire process to bring their dream to fruition. We remain emotionally attached to our gardens and their owners long after each project is completed, participating in their evolution with enhancement, care and maintenance solutions.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

• Draft base sheets and construction documents in AutoCAD
• Transfer hand drawn design concepts to AutoCAD
• Visit project sites and take field measurements
• Assist Principal in-office and in-field and provide support as needed
• Consult with clients and attend design meetings
• Miscellaneous clerical duties may be included

Skills Required:

• Proficient in AutoCAD a must
• Ability to work independently and within the team
• Organization, time management and communication skills
• Working knowledge of MS Office Suite, Photoshop and Sketch-Up
• Good hand drawing skills, conceptual through rendering
• A good knowledge of Southern California plants

How to Apply:
Please submit a PDF of your resume and cover letter to
mjn@mjndesignstudio.com
Please no phone calls. We look forward to hearing from you!

Submitted on Tuesday, March 10, 2020


Bliss Landscape Architecture

Landscape Designer

Location(s): Carmel, Ca
Contact Name: Michael Bliss
Contact Email: michael@blisslandarch.com
Contact Phone: 8312518551
Salary Range: 50,000 - 60,000
Web Site: https://blisslandarch.com/
Job Description:
Bliss Landscape Architecture (BLA) is seeking entry level Landscape Designer/Architect to join our young and growing studio in beautiful Carmel, California. Our office specializes in hi-end residences, estate gardens, wineries, boutique commercial development, and other regional projects.

At BLA we bring an impassioned investigation and integration of each site and its architecture into our work, yielding inspired, contemporary, and intuitive responses to each unique project. Our process celebrates collaboration and working closely with accomplished Architects, Interior Designers, Artists, and talented Contractors.

Our office operates within an informal, collaborative, open studio setting where staff work as a team in all aspects of project development. The successful applicant’s responsibilities will include site investigation, design studies and conception, construction drawing production, presentation renderings and models, and assistance with Construction Administration to start.

KEY ATTRIBUTES
Desired candidates shall possess a high passion and standard for design and sustainability, a positive attitude, and a superb work ethic. Progressive graphic skills and a solid proficiency with digital development tools and hand sketching are an integral element of the office’s process. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, articulate, have a sense of humor, and possess the ability to enthusiastically apply themselves within a team. Day travel and reliable transportation are required. Licensure is not required but a path to is encouraged.

QUALIFICATIONS
BLA works within a Mac-Based Computer Environment
Excellent design, visualization, communication, and graphic skills
Proficiency with Vectorworks 2016-2020 or the ability to learn to a timely fashion
Adobe Creative Suite (PS, AI, ID)
SketchUp Pro
G-Suite
BLA and/ or MLA  in Architecture or Landscape Architecture from an accredited
school.
Additional background interests in art, architecture, sculpture, gardening, photography or other creative craft is a plus.

WHAT WE OFFER
BLA offers all staff a life outside of the office. A competitive salary, comprehensive benefit package, flexible 40 hour work week, and growth for the those who effectively apply themselves are also provided. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This is a full time position in our Carmel, CA studio. Carmel, located in Monterey Country, offers an endless array of outdoor recreation, enticing restaurants and breweries, wineries, proximity to Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and San Francisco, wonderful schools, stunning shorelines and surf, and a laid back, family friendly atmosphere. Please visit our evolving website for more information on the firm, www.blisslandarch.com

How to Apply: Please email a pdf of your resume, portfolio (no larger than 20
MB or a link ), and a letter of interest to Michael Bliss (michael@blisslandarch.com). No phone calls please. BLA will be in contact with all who apply.

Submitted on Tuesday, March 10, 2020


Kounkuey Design Initiative

Landscape Design Associate

Location(s): Los Angeles
Contact Name: Keana Flores
Contact Email: keana@kounkuey.org
Contact Phone: 2135370031
Web Site: kounkuey.org
Job Description:
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Organization: Kounkuey Design Initiative (KDI)
Job Opening: March 2020
Closing date: When Filled

KDI is currently seeking a Landscape Design Associate to add to our growing team of 18 in downtown Los Angeles, CA. This is a fantastic opportunity for a creative, hands-on self-starter to work directly with under-resourced communities throughout Southern California. The candidate will work in a highly collaborative interdisciplinary studio environment including landscape designers, urban planners, artists, community organizers, and program development specialists. The candidate should excel in design thinking with strong representation skills.

Job Responsibilities:
• Support the design for projects including vacant lot transformations, complete street demonstrations, play streets, site-scale architecture, and landscape design of parks and affordable housing campuses.
• Support the production of construction drawings and other documentation
• Site renderings/illustrations in Illustrator and Photoshop and montage
• Rhino and Physical modeling
• Site renderings/illustrations in Illustrator and Photoshop and montage
• Hand drawing / sketching
• Material / code research
• Assist with CAD drawings for schematic through construction documentation
• Assist with community workshop design and facilitation
• Record meeting minutes and photograph community meetings
• Frequent travel to local job sites in Southern California by car
• Support project managers (Senior Design and Design Coordinators)

Qualifications:
• Degree in Landscape Architecture
• 1+ years relevant work experience
• Excellent skills in Adobe CS, Rhino and VRay
• Proficient in AutoCAD
• Proficient hand drawing
• Strong commitment to social justice
• Bilingual (Spanish-English) is a plus, but not required
• Driver’s license required

How to Apply:
Send electronic copy of cover letter, résumé, portfolio and three (3)
references to: LAJobs@kounkuey.org with subject heading: Landscape Design
Associate: Your Name.
Portfolio should highlight your design exploration and experience with
construction documentation.

Submitted on Monday, March 9, 2020 - 17:36


Kounkuey Design Initiative (KDI)

Fabrication + Landscape Design Associate

Location(s): Los Angeles
Contact Name: Keana Flores
Contact Email: keana@kounkuey.org
Contact Phone: 2135370031
Web Site: https://kounkuey.org/
Job Description:

KDI is currently seeking a Fabrication + Landscape Design Associate to add to our growing team of 18 in downtown Los Angeles, CA. This is a fantastic opportunity for a creative, hands-on self-starter to work directly with under-resourced communities throughout Southern California. The candidate will work in a highly collaborative interdisciplinary studio environment including landscape designers, urban planners, artists, community organizers, and program development specialists. The candidate should excel in design thinking with strong representation skills with an emphasis on Rhino 3-D modeling and fabrication of site-scale architecture. The candidate will spend part of their time assisting with fabrication of site-scale architecture and part time assisting with landscape design projects.

Job Responsibilities:
• Support the design for projects including vacant lot transformations, complete street demonstrations, play streets, site-scale architecture, and landscape design of parks and affordable housing campuses.
• Support the production of construction drawings and other documentation
• Site renderings/illustrations in Illustrator and Photoshop and montage
• Rhino and Physical modeling
• Assist in building and installing site-scale architecture (custom furnishing, play equipment, etc for temporary and semi-permanent public space projects)
• Setting up files for digital fabrication
• Coordination with fabricators across different media (metal, wood, plastic)
• Site renderings/illustrations in Illustrator and Photoshop and montage
• Hand drawing / sketching
• Material / code research
• Assist with CAD drawings for schematic through construction documentation
• Assist with community workshop design and facilitation
• Record meeting minutes and photograph community meetings
• Frequent travel to local job sites in Southern California by car
• Support project managers (Senior Design and Design Coordinators)

Qualifications:
• Degree in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Product Design, Environmental Design or Industrial Design
• 2+ years relevant work experience
• Excellent skills in Adobe CS, Rhino and VRay
• Operate basic shop equipment
• Proficient in AutoCAD
• Proficient hand drawing
• Bilingual (Spanish-English) is a plus, but not required

How to Apply:
Send electronic copy of cover letter, résumé, portfolio and three (3) references to: Melissa Guerrero, Design Director at melissa@kounkuey.org with subject heading: Fabrication + Landscape Design Associate: Your Name

Portfolio should highlight digital fabrication and landscape design work. Please include digital drawings and photographs showing your design exploration and the progression of your work from prototype to final product.

Submitted on Monday, February 24, 2020


Dillingham Associates

Designer / Project Manager

Location(s): Berkeley
Contact Name: Reed Dillingham
Contact Email: reed@dillinghamlandarch.com
Contact Phone: 5105484700
Web Site: www.dillinghamlandarch.com
Job Description:
INTRODUCTION

We are seeking an experienced and motivated professional to join our successful small design firm of four professionals, providing a full-range of landscape architecture services, from planning to conceptual design to construction observation

Our goal, as an office, is to design timeless places that make a difference for their communities and settings.

THE OFFICE

The selected candidate will support our work on a variety of projects, including civic and institutional sites, streetscapes, urban parks, plazas, university campuses, sports fields, open spaces, and cultural landscapes.

Our office operates within an informal, collaborative, open-studio setting where staff work as a team in all aspects of project development. We are a close and supportive team who are committed to maintaining a healthy work/life balance. We share office space with a collaborative of several small and medium-sized landscape architecture studios.

Problem-solving work occurs during all stages of our design, from historical analysis, and program development, to placemaking, to site ecological analysis, to construction cost analysis and maintenance concerns.

Benefits: Dillingham offers qualification-based competitive salaries, with opportunities for career growth for the those who effectively apply themselves, training, and professional development assistance. Benefits include health insurance. Dillingham offers all staff a life outside of the office. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This is a full-time position.

THE CANDIDATE

We are looking for a candidate with five years of experience, demonstrated working drawing production capabilities, and excellent presentation skills. The candidate can meet the twin goals of high standards (including CAD standards) and efficiency. The candidate should be licensed or in the application process.

The ideal candidate is a strong, confident project manager with a portfolio of built works, which demonstrate a high-level of design facility and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, teams, agencies and contractors. The candidate should be self-motivated and able to work independently, yet open and receptive to collaborative work within a team.

The selected candidate will work on all aspects of project development, including conceptual design, construction documents, technical details, and construction observation.

Educational Requirements:
Accredited degree in Landscape Architecture. Graduate degree preferred.

Skill Requirements:
Design and CAD drafting experience in a Landscape Architecture studio.
AutoCAD, Sketchup, Adobe CC.

How to Apply:
SUBMISSION

For more information, and to apply, please submit a cover letter, résumé, references, and portfolio of work demonstrating the requirements described above, in PDF format. Portfolio should include graphic and construction drawing examples. No phone calls please. Contact us by email, at reed@dillinghamlandarch.com. Physical materials will not be returned.

Submitted on Monday, February 17, 2020


Integrated Design Studio

Landscape Architect/Senior Project Manager (5-10+ years)

Location(s): Mill Valley, CA
Contact Name: Andre Morand
Contact Email: info@integrateddesignstudio.com
Contact Phone: (415) 381-9500 x711
Web Site: integrateddesignstudio.com
Job Description:
Integrated Design Studio (IDS) is seeking a creative and motivated individual to join our growing design team. Ideal candidates will be graphically talented, technically savvy, fluent at multi-tasking, and inspired to learn. Our office in Mill Valley, CA is home to a dynamic multidisciplinary design collaborative of architects, engineers, and designers, and outdoor display gardens.

IDS is a full services landscape architecture and site planning firm, engaging in everything from large scale master planning, to community processes, to contemporary design and construction detailing. We are currently actively engaged in the design of estates, schools, wineries, resorts. Our projects are located across the Bay Area and throughout the Western US and Mexico.

IDS offers competitive compensation, include paid vacation, full medical and dental benefits, and flexible work schedule with optional Fridays off. Compensation based on experience.

ABOUT THE POSITION:
IDS is hiring for a full-time Senior Project Manager position on track for growth and professional advancement, reporting directly to the Principals.

General responsibilities:
• Lead multiple projects from design concept through construction detailing and administration
• Mentor staff and supervise teams of designers
• Oversee staff training and professional growth
• Represent the firm at client meetings, site visits, and public presentations
• Assist principals with job tracking, productivity and overall management of company

Qualifications:
• BS or MA in landscape architecture, architecture, or related field
• California Landscape Architect license
• 10+ years of experience in the field of landscape architecture
• Experience organizing and supervising project workflow from design concept through development of design drawings, and into construction details
• High level of experience with construction details and on-site construction administration
• Experience with budgets and client management
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
• Fluent in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe, and Microsoft Office
• Technologically proficient in overall office systems

How to Apply:
To apply, please submit the following to info@integrateddesignstudio.com (no phone calls please).

Cover letter
Resume
Work samples in PDF format (not exceeding 10MB)

Applicants must be currently permitted to work in the United States.

Submitted on Wednesday, February 12, 2020


Integrated Design Studio

Landscape Designer (0-2+ years)

Location(s): Mill Valley, CA
Contact Name: Andre Morand
Contact Email: info@integrateddesignstudio.com
Contact Phone: (415) 381-9500 x711
Web Site: integrateddesignstudio.com
Job Description:
Integrated Design Studio (IDS) is seeking a creative and motivated individual to join our growing design team. Ideal candidates will be graphically talented, technically savvy, fluent at multi-tasking, and inspired to learn. Our office in Mill Valley, CA is home to a dynamic multidisciplinary design collaborative of architects, engineers, and designers, and outdoor display gardens.

IDS is a full services landscape architecture and site planning firm, engaging in everything from large scale master planning, to community processes, to contemporary design and construction detailing. We are currently actively engaged in the design of estates, schools, wineries, resorts. Our projects are located across the Bay Area and throughout the Western US and Mexico.

IDS offers competitive compensation, include paid vacation, full medical and dental benefits, and flexible work schedule with optional Fridays off. Compensation based on experience.

ABOUT THE POSITION:
IDS is hiring for an entry level landscape designer position offering opportunities to work on a wide range of projects.

General responsibilities:
• AutoCAD production work for permitting and construction documents
• Graphics for conceptual and schematic designs (digital and hand rendering)
• 3D models and renderings using Sketch up and Enscape
• Research of building code, planning, and other permitting requirements
• Planting plans, irrigation plans, and vegetation management plans

Qualifications:
• BS or MA degree in landscape architecture
• A minimum of two years working with a landscape architect (through
internship or employment)
• High level of proficiency in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe, and Microsoft Office
• Knowledge of drought tolerant, fire-safe, and California native plants
• Clear communication (written and verbal)
• Fluency with Enscape rendering a plus

How to Apply:
To apply, please submit the following to info@integrateddesignstudio.com (no phone calls please).

Cover letter
Resume
Work samples in PDF format (not exceeding 10MB)

Applicants must be currently permitted to work in the United States.

Submitted on Wednesday, February 12, 2020


Kounkuey Design Initiative

Senior Landscape Architect

Location(s): Downtown Los Angeles
Contact Name: Keana Flores
Contact Email: keana@kounkuey.org
Contact Phone: 2135370031
Web Site: https://kounkuey.org/jobs
Job Description:

KOUNKUEY DESIGN INITIATIVE is currently seeking a senior landscape architect with significant project management experience overseeing work from master planning through construction. We’re looking for someone to play a large role in setting design direction, realizing built work, establishing office standards, and mentoring junior staff. We are looking for someone who is first and foremost an excellent designer, has experience in public interest work, and is capable of taking on a leadership role.

This is a fantastic opportunity to help build a practice that places equal value on design excellence, design process, representation techniques, planting design and the link between design and social justice. The work focuses on public projects in Southern California and Philadelphia with opportunities to engage with the work of the KDI office in Nairobi.

The candidate will work in a highly collaborative and interdisciplinary studio environment of 20 people that includes landscape designers, urban planners, fabricators, artists, community organizers, and program development specialists.

What you’ll do:
• Collaborate on design direction for public projects
• Lead the coordination of design and engineering sub-consultants such as architect, structural engineer, MEP engineer, civil engineer and irrigation
• Work on all phases from concept through construction administration
• Manage team production of construction details, specifications, drawing sets, and presentation packages
• Develop technical solutions
• Lead the evaluation and selection of materials and products
• During construction, travel to local job sites in Coachella Valley by car (1-4 times per month)
• Contribute to developing new projects throughout California and potentially in other cities across the country

How you’ll work in a team:
• Contribute to KDI’s leadership
• Mentor junior design staff
• Coordinate with KDI’s Design, Planning and Community teams to design participatory design frameworks
• Work with external partners or subconsultants such as artists to develop custom sculptures and wayfinding elements
• Potential international opportunities to collaborate with KDI’s Nairobi, Kenya office

Experience we’re seeking:
• Registered Landscape Architect in California
• Ten (10) years of experience working in a landscape architecture firm or experience designing and building seven (7) public realm landscape architecture projects in Southern California, minimum
• BLArch, minimum
• Successful coordination and management of multi-disciplinary project teams
• Experience with local design and permitting processes, submittals, vendors and ordinances
• Knowledge of Southern California plant communities

Technical skills:
• Significant AutoCAD experience
• Proficient hand drawing
• Proficiency in Adobe CS
• Management of excel spreadsheets for staffing and budgeting
• File management for construction administration
• Excellent communication skills

Compensation and Quality of Life:
KDI actively seeks to create a well-balanced and responsive work environment. We offer competitive compensation and paid time off, as well as benefits such as group health insurance, 401(k) plan, opportunities for professional development and more.

How to Apply:
Send electronic copy of cover letter, résumé, sample portfolio and three (3) references to: melissa@kounkuey.org. Subject heading: Senior Landscape Architect: Your Name

About KDI:
KDI is a non-profit design and community development organization. We collaborate with under-resourced communities to advance equity and activate the unrealized potential in neighborhoods and cities. We accomplish this mission through advocacy, research, planning, and built works.

We have been recognized for our innovative approach to participatory design by notable institutions such as MIT, The Rockefeller Foundation, UN-Habitat, The California Endowment, Ashoka Changemakers, Smithsonian Institute, IDEO, The Atlantic Renewal Project, and Swiss Re Foundation.

Submitted on Tuesday, February 11, 2020


SLA

Project Manager

Location(s): South Gate Ca
Contact Name: Amber Anaim
Contact Email: ambera@salazarlandscapingla.com
Contact Phone: 3105292291
Salary Range: $45,000-$48,000
Job Description:
SLA is a certified Benefit Corporation with the goal of creating healthy,
sustainable, landscapes that address community needs. SLA is certified by the
non-profit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental
performance, accountability, and transparency We are looking for talented
individuals that share our core values. We are seeking a project manager to
assist in:

-Effectively assist planing and scheduling of projects from acceptance to successful completion.
-Successfully communicate with other trades throughout projects.
-Properly read landscape planting and irrigation plans and complete quantity takeoffs for bids.
-Have a close relationship with project foreman to assure proper transition of projects.
-Properly pick out plant material from different range of nurseries.

How to Apply: Email resume as well as a brief description to
ambera@salazarlandscapingla.com

Submitted on Thursday, January 30, 2020


Oasis Associates, Inc.

Landscape Designer

Location(s): San Luis Obispo, CA
Contact Name: Scott Wright
Contact Email: scott@oasisassoc.com
Contact Phone: (805) 541-4509
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Web Site: www.oasisassoc.com
Job Description:

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
TEAM OASIS is seeking a highly-motivated candidate for a full-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 35-40 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 desired, but not
required.

COMPUTER SKILLS:

+ AutoCAD v.2019

+ 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: Email a letter of introduction, resume and portfolio/work
samples directly to: Scott@oasisassoc.com

Submitted on Thursday, January 16, 2020 


KLA, Inc.

Landscape Designer

Location(s): Modesto, CA or Sonora, CA
Contact Name: Matt Hawks
Contact Email: matt@kla-ca.com
Contact Phone: 2095322856
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:
Web Site:
 http://www.kla-ca.com/
Job Description:
We are looking for entry Level Landscape Designers working towards Licensure

About the Firm
KLA is a small firm creating a big impact. This tight group of employees has
the opportunity to work on some of the biggest projects from Orange County,
to the Bay Area, to Hawaii and beyond. Unlike many of the larger firms
working on these types of projects, employees at KLA work on all facets of
the project, making each of our team members well rounded and an essential
part of our process. Come join our team!

About the Position
The ideal candidate must be proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Cloud
Products, Microsoft Office, and SketchUp. Experience in Land F/X is
preferred, but not required. The candidate must possess a Bachelor’s in
Landscape Architecture from an accredited university.

The candidate will participate in a collaborative environment where
creativity, knowledge, and information are shared between drafters, landscape
architects, and planners to assist each other in providing high quality
creative designs to meet and exceed clients’ needs.

The candidate will be expected to interact with other team members, clients,
contractors, consultants, government agencies in a professional manner and be
able to communicate clearly and concisely – written and oral communication
will be expected.

The candidate will assist Project Managers and other team members to develop
landscape documentation packages, hardscape design, site
furnishings/equipment, grading and drainage plans, planting plans, irrigation
plans, construction details, cost estimates, and color graphics.

Compensation
Compensation will be based on education, knowledge, skills, attitude, and
experience.

Location
This position will be staffed from either office.

How to Apply: Please email Matt at matt@kla-ca.com to express interest, and
he will take it from there!

Submitted on Monday, December 16, 2019


Farmscape

Junior Landscape Designer

Location(s): Los Angeles
Contact Name: Nicole Sherman
Contact Email: nicki@farmscapegardens.com
Contact Phone: 3234542888
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:
Web Site: www.farmscapegardens.com
Job Description:
Farmscape seeks a Junior Landscape Designer to join our growing team and assist with design & project management. This position is full-time and salaried, starting in February, 2020.

About Farmscape:
Farmscape is the largest urban farming venture in the country, with headquarters in Los Angeles (Highland Park) and Oakland. We design, install, and maintain urban farms and sustainable landscapes for residences, restaurants, agrihoods and commercial sites. For more information, please visit our website

Responsibilities:
• Work with Design & Sales team to assist in the creation of documentation packages for projects in various phases from schematic design to construction
documentation
• Generate plant lists, place orders and lay out plant materials at job sites
• Communicate details for completed project transitions to maintenance team

Qualifications:
• 2+ years of relevant field experience Landscape Architecture / Landscape Design Degree is a plus
• Proficient in CAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch-up, Google / MS Office Suite programs
• Strong verbal and graphic communication skills
• Well-rounded plant knowledge, with a focus on edibles, fruit trees and California natives
• Organized, energetic, enthusiastic, self-starter
• Exceptional time management skills, highly organized and ability to complete projects
• Flexible, open-minded and the ability to take constructive feedback
• Construction Project management experience is a plus

Compensation:
• Salary commensurate with experience
• Health insurance through CaliforniaChoice
• 401(k) plan with employer matching
• FSA plan
• Paid vacation
• Mileage reimbursement

How to Apply:
To apply, please email the following to employment@farmscapegardens.com :
• Resume and Cover Letter outlining your previous work experience and interest
in the position
• Portfolio of conceptual and completed projects
• Three references

Submitted on Wednesday, December 11, 2019


JMS Design Associates, Inc.

AutoCad Drafter

Location(s): Beverly Hills, California
Contact Name: Jeffery Smith
Contact Email: JMSFineLandscapes@gmail.com
Contact Phone: 310-552-1644
Contact FAX:
Salary Range: Hourly - Negotiable- Depending on AutoCAD Test
Web Site: JMSDesignAssociates.com
Job Description:
AutoCAD LANDSCAPE Designer/ Draftsperson

Looking for an Individual that has a passion for Residential LANDSCAPE and GARDENS

Duties: AutoCAD Drafting, Design Concepts, Estimating, Plant material sourcing, As-builts, Construction Documents, Photoshop

Part-time work 24+ hours a week.

MUST have LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURAL background. Smaller firm, expect to answer office phones (excellent communication skills), organizing library, updating
Square Space Website...

Good knowledge of Southern California Plant Materials, AutoCAD, Sketch Up or Rhino or other 3D modeling programs. Must have strong written, graphic and VERBAL communication.

Location: Beverly Hills, California Must live within a punctual 20 mile radius of the Westside with a reliable car.

How to Apply:
Email Cover Letter/Resume/Portfolio- Residential Planting Plans, Residential
Construction Details, Residential Irrigation Plans etc. to:

JMSFineLandscapes@gmail.com

Submitted on Thursday, December 5, 2019


Arroyo Seco Construction

Landscape Design

Location(s): Santa Barbara
Contact Name: Chris Arntz
Contact Email: carntz@arroyosecoconstruction.com
Contact Phone: 805 403 9618
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:

Web Site: http://arroyosecoconstruction.squarespace.com/
Job Description: We are a Santa Barbara based general and landscape
contractor.  We provide a range of construction and design/permitting
services including landscape, grading, water features and pools.  We are
looking for a motivated Landscape Architecture student to help with all
phases of design.  Our office currently uses Vectorworks however we are open
to exploring and integrating other drafting programs.  Horticultural and
construction experience welcomed.

How to Apply: Please provide a resume and sample of work to
carntz@arroyosecoconstruction.com

Submitted on Tuesday, November 26, 2019


SLA

Assistant Project Manager

Location(s): Los Angeles
Contact Name: Jessie Salazar
Contact Email: ambera@salazarlandscapingla.com
Contact Phone: 3105292291
Contact FAX:
Salary Range: $48,000/Year
Web Site: salazarlandscapingla.com
Job Description:
SLA is a certified Benefit Corporation with the goal of creating healthy,
sustainable, landscapes that address community needs. We are looking for
talented individuals that share our core values. We are seeking an assistant
project manager to assist in:

-Effectively assist planing and scheduling of projects from acceptance to
successful completion.
-Successfully communicate with other trades throughout projects.
-Properly read landscape planting plans and complete quantity takeoffs for
bids.
-Properly pick out plant material from different range of nurseries.
-Understand the basics of landscape irrigation design.
-Properly read landscape irrigation plans and complete quantity takeoffs for
bids.

The goal of this position is to train and promote candidate to project
manager position within a 6 month period.

How to Apply: Please send your resume to office@salazarlandscapingla.com as
well as a brief description.

Submitted on Friday, October 18, 2019 


RRM Design Group

Assistant Designer

Location(s): SAN LEANDRO
Contact Name: Brooke Shepard
Contact Email: bpshepard@rrmdesign.com
Contact Phone: 8055431794
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:
Web Site:
 www.rrmdesign.com
Job Description:
Our San Leandro office is currently seeking a full-time Assistant Designer to
join our Landscape Architecture team.

The Assistant Designer will work within a team setting to contribute to the
completion of master plans and construction documents, as well as technical
documents, including specifications, presentation graphics, site plans and
design guidelines. The candidate should possess strong skills in computer
applications, writing and graphics.

The requirements for this position include:
-A degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited program
-Experience in AutoCAD
-Experience with in InDesign and Adobe Suite
-Experience with SketchUp and LandF/X software is desirable (but not mandatory)

The ideal candidate will:
-Have excellent judgment
-Effective communication skills
-Strong organizational skills
-Thrive in a team environment
-Applicable work experience
-Have a passion for planning and landscape architectural design

RRM has a vested interest in providing opportunities and career paths for our
employees. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package,
including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and an employee stock ownership
program.

How to Apply:
https://www.rrmdesign.com/careers/landscape-architecture-positions/

Submitted on Wednesday, October 16, 2019


Meadowbrook Design

Landscape Designer

Location(s): Walnut Creek area of SF East Bay
Contact Name: Dennis Murray
Contact Email: Dennis@Meadowbrookdesign.com
Contact Phone: 925-200-3661
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:

Web Site: www.Meadowbrookdesign.com
Job Description:
Landscape Designer

If you are the Landscape Designer we are looking for you will be a team
player that loves to learn. You will have a great attitude, be intuitive,
detail oriented, and accurate. You will enjoy prioritizing your work load
productively. You will have a fun personality and be full of energy.
Integrity and punctuality is a must.

Our leading Bay Area Landscape Design firm, Meadowbrook Design, is seeking an
inspired Landscape Designer to work with us at our firm.

Position has potential to expand to full-time.

Qualifications: Proficiency in

• CAD graphic skills in Vectorworks
• 3D and Sketch Up knowledge a plus
• Hand drawn perspectives also a plus

Experience:

• 1- 2 years Residential Design preferred

Salary

$19 - $24 D.O.E.

How to Apply: Please send your resume and in your cover letter answer these three questions,
1. What are your three strongest attributes?
2. Why are you suited for this position?
3. What is your biggest success?

Contact:
Dennis@Meadowbrookdesign.com
www.Meadowbrookdesign.com

Submitted on Sunday, October 13, 2019 


Keith Willig Landscape Architecture

Design Drafter

Location(s): Menlo Park, California
Contact Name: Keith Willig
Contact Email: keith@keithwilliglandscape.com
Contact Phone: 650-222-2233
Contact FAX:
Salary Range: $55,000-$65,000 commensurate with experience
Web Sitewww.keithwilliglandscape.com
Job Description:
KWLA is seeking a well-rounded, enthusiastic, and motivated Landscape Design
Drafter to grow with us as the firm takes on an increasing number of
residential projects. The firm specializes in modern design of sustainable
residential landscapes and is looking for an accomplished drafter who shares
excitement in this space. KWLA is a small, busy office, and the qualified
candidate must be comfortable working closely with the other designers and
drafters to collaborate in the creation of project materials. For the right
candidate, this position presents the opportunity to develop and grow with
the firm by providing an integral role to our day-to-day operations. Check us
out at www.keithwilliglandscape.com

Applicants must be located in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Our Ideal Candidate
Has three to five years' experience in all aspects of design and construction
documentation, including but not limited to: creating diverse and detailed
landscape design documents, providing assistance to project teams, and
possessing a deep understanding of the key principles of landscape
architecture;

Excels at working closely with other team members to deliver design/drafting
content and packages from the conceptual stage through to planning
application and final construction stage
Is skilled at organizing project workloads efficiently and overseeing
multiple projects concurrently;

Possesses a keen interest in sustainable residential landscape architecture,
ecological design initiatives, and environmental issues/solutions

Education and Experience
A Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Environmental
Design, or equivalent field from a four-year college/university;

Three to five years related experience and/or training in a design office
environment
Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe, Microsoft Office, SketchUP;

An understanding of WELO requirements and a working knowledge of California
native plants

Additional Application Information
KWLA provides an employee benefits program including holidays, sick leave,
vacation, and medical insurance;

Our firm pays close attention to individual strengths and is committed to
fostering growth opportunities for our staff;

Salary of qualified candidate will be commensurate with experience

To apply, please submit a cover letter, current resume, and a curated
portfolio or samples of relevant work in PDF format to
keith@keithwilliglandscape.com.

How to Apply: To apply, please submit a cover letter, current resume, and a
curated portfolio or samples of relevant work in PDF format to
keith@keithwilliglandscape.com.

Submitted on Wednesday, September 25, 2019


MIG Communications

Landscape Design Project Associate

Location(s): Berkeley, CA
Contact Name: Roxanne Evanoff
Contact Email: hr@migcom.com
Contact Phone: 303-440-9200 Ext. 618
Contact FAX:
Salary Range:
Web Site:
Job Description:
Landscape Design Project Associate

MIG is an award-winning national firm specializing planning, design,
management, science, communications and technology. For over 35 years, we
have been a guiding force in helping our clients and the public think
strategically, communicate effectively, and look beyond convention to produce
meaningful design solutions to improve our communities and protect the
environment.

Our headquarters in Berkeley, California is seeking a full-time talented,
motivated entry- to mid-level landscape design Project Associate to join our
Community and Environmental Design department.

This position will support our Landscape Architecture studio on innovative
public realm projects, each with a goal of sustaining equitable, inclusive
environments that support healthy human development. Duties include, but are
not limited to, graphic production, including the preparation of construction
documents, design presentations, illustrative plans, perspective renderings,
and project research and reports. The studio focuses primarily on parks and
park master plans, plazas and public spaces, children’s environments and
inclusive design.

Qualifications

Candidates must demonstrate a passion for the profession, an interest in
camaraderie with colleagues, the ability to work independently or as part of
a team, quality and efficient production skills, excellent communication and
problem-solving abilities, personal organization and managing multiple
priorities with multiple teammates.

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited landscape
architecture program (or equivalent combination of training and experience)
• 1-4 years of relevant work experience in a design firm or applicable
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, and Adobe Creative Suite
(Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
• Proven competence in knowledge related to the preparation of construction
documents
• Competence in the use of ArcGIS, Lumion, Revit, Rhino, and SketchUp is a
plus
• Experience in community engagement and oral and/or written proficiency in
multiple languages (e.g., Spanish and Chinese) a plus Candidates must
demonstrate personal organization, excellent communication skills, and an
ability to make decisions and manage multiple priorities and people. Some
weekend or evening work may be requested to meet client deadlines.

How to Apply:
Your application package should demonstrate that you meet the minimum
requirements and skills described above. Please include a cover letter,
resume and portfolio. Cover letters should express a clear interest in
working with MIG and include salary requirements. Portfolios should be in a
PDF format with a maximum file size of 20 MB.
Send via email to Roxanne Evanoff at hr@migcom.com

Submitted on Thursday, September 12, 2019

Interdisciplinary Community Planner

Location(s): San Diego
Contact Name: Lorna Berberabehorr
Contact Email: lorna.berberabe@navy.mil
Contact Phone: (619) 532-2815
Contact FAX:
Salary Range: $57,279 to $90,097
Web Site:
https://www.navfac.navy.mil/navfac_worldwide/pacific/fecs/southwest.html
Job Description:
https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/544085300

Interdisciplinary Community Planner/Engineer/Architect

Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southwest (NAVFAC SW) is looking for
highly motivated civilian personnel to join our Asset Management team in
support of Navy and Marine Corps installations. This is a full-time federal
government position, NOT a contractor.

As a Community Planner with NAVFAC Southwest, you will plan, coordinate, and
conduct planning and master planning studies to resolve specific facilities
and land use development.

The ideal candidate will have Entry Level to Journeyman level experience in
leveraging in-house technical expertise and management capabilities of other
disciplines (Environmental, Engineering, Real Estate, and Public Works).
Planner will lead mutli-disciplined teams involved with military installation
and asset development and develop proficiency in Information Technology (IT),
Geographic Information System (GIS), Navy software Interoperable Enterprise
Facilities Management (ieFACMAN), eProjects, Electronic Project Generator
(EPG) and Internet Navy Facilities Assets Data Store (iNFADS).  He/She shall
identify areas for improvement, studies processes, recommend changes, studies
impact, and assist with implementation.

Responsibilities:
• Development of planning infrastructure strategies for installations,
using Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC), other relevant planning guidance and
land use practices
• Engage in planning and master planning studies to resolve specific
facilities and land use development.
• Guide others in the community to make sure sound, economical repairs are
made to existing facilities.
• Assess contractor proposals for architectural and engineering projects to
analyze cost and price provisions.
• Direct the preparation of engineering estimates, final plans, and
specifications for the maintenance of structures and buildings.
• Advise staff on correct implementation of facilities project management
processes to achieve optimal results.
• Analyze project requirements to schedule or sequence work operations.

Qualifications:
• To qualify for the GS-11: In addition to the responsibilities for this
position, your resume must also demonstrate at least one year of specialized
experience equivalent experience in private or public sector. Specialized
experience must demonstrate the following:
• Resolving engineering, architecture or community planning problems using
established principles;
• Developing facility plans and objectives including criteria, procedures,
and instructions; and
• Analyzing the impacts (i.e., benefits and liabilities) of facility
projects.

• To qualify for the GS-09: In addition to the responsibilities for this
position, your resume must also demonstrate at lead one year of specialized
experience equivalent experience in private or public sector.  1) Planning
and carrying out work within the established policies and practices while
following instructions and guidelines to resolve encountered problems; 2)
Preparing basic project documentation for projects, basic requirements
documentation for site approval documentation for moderate to complex
projects with minimal review/input; 3) Conducting asset evaluations on a
majority of facility and structure types for review; 4) Participating in land
use planning and site evaluations as a team member point of contact.

Education Requirements:
1. Degree: community planning; or related field such as urban affairs,
architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, sociology, geography,
economics, political science, or public administration that included at least
12 semester hours in the planning process, socioeconomic and physical
elements of planning, urban and regional economic analysis, and development
finance. Note: Applicants with degrees in related fields, such as those listed
above, who do not have the 12 semester hours of specified course work must
have had at least 1 year of work experience in community planning acquired
under the supervision and guidance of a community planner.
OR
2. Combination of education and experience: courses equivalent to a major in
one of the above disciplines, or a combination of related courses totaling at
least 24 semester hours in any combination of the above disciplines of which
at least 12 semester hours were in the planning process, and socioeconomic
and physical elements of planning, plus appropriate experience or additional
education.

Requirements:
• Obtain and maintain a current valid United States driver’s license.
• Obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to
entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance
may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
• Obtain U.S. Citizenship
• Some travel is required.

How to Apply: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/544085300

Submitted on Monday, September 9, 2019


Falling Waters Landscape

Landscape Designer

Location(s): San Diego
Contact Name: Ryan Prange
Contact Email: ryan@fallingwaterslandscape.com
Contact Phone: (760) 516-1055
Contact FAX:
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Web Site: https://www.fallingwaterslandscape.com/projects
Job Description:
Falling Waters Landscape of San Diego is seeking to hire a part-time designer
to become a member of the Design/Build production team.

Duties & Responsibilities:

As an Associate Designer, you will work closely with the Principal and Lead
Designer from the start of the project (when the client initially reaches
out) to the end (the final walk-through and photoshoot). This is a unique
opportunity because you will be working under licensed contractors in a
competitive high-end residential community of North County San Diego. This
will lend a vast array of experience of client relations, marketing and
strategy, landscape design, and construction management.

-Perform site observations and measuring
-Collect inspiration imagery, site information, and special requests or
concerns from clients prior to design
-Perform planning research by preparing the designers with any restrictions
set forth by the HOA, City, or County for a particular project
-Prepare illustrative plans and imagery for design presentation meetings
-Manage and execute design and construction revisions
-Process permits, coordinate with structural engineer, pool contractors, and
architects
-Lastly, assist with the preparation of policy documents and construction
documents for clients and the workers on the field

Qualifications:

-Has a proficient understanding of AutoCAD and Adobe Suites (mostly Indesign)
-Has experience drawing hand-rendered site plans
-Bachelor's/Associate’s degree in Landscape Architecture or a related field
-0-3 years of experience as a Landscape Designer
-Microsoft Office experience
-We are looking for someone who works well in a team, takes direction well,
is efficient and pays attention to details, and above all will love to learn
and grow from a very experienced and creative team

Work Schedule:
This position will be part-time. Hours per week will be determined by
necessity and availability.

How to Apply:
Email your resume and portfolio/work sample to the following email:
ryan@fallingwaterslandscape.com

Submitted on Tuesday, September 3, 2019

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