Landscape Architect

Barry Isett & Associates (Isett) is a well-respected multi-discipline engineering and consulting firm headquartered in Allentown, PA, with additional offices throughout eastern PA. We are proud to have been named a PA Best Company (2019 and 2020) Morning Call Top Workplace annually since 2013, Corporate Citizen of the Year (by the Lehigh Valley Business Journal), and recipient of the Societas Award for Responsible Corporate Conduct (for Ethics).

In addition to Landscape Architecture, our employee-owned company provides civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), geotechnical and municipal engineering, environmental services, land surveying, code enforcement, plan review, construction management, special inspections and material testing, and grant writing services to a diverse client base.

We are looking to expand our team by hiring a technically proficient Landscape Designer/Architect to become integral part of our landscape architecture team. Our projects range from concept design to construction documents and construction inspections for parks, streetscapes, trails, commercial and institutional development. We are committed to developing long term client relationships from project inception to completion, so this position provides broad experiences.

During Covid, this position can be largely home based but will require close proximity to one of our offices in eastern and southcentral PA for meetings and collaboration. Travel within 1-2 hour radius maybe required for project site visits and client meetings. Post Covid, Isett Associates enjoy the flexibility to work from home, if desired and with approval.

We are currently looking for motivated individuals with diverse experience in LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE to be considered for this position. Applicants should demonstrate technical design, communication, and illustration skills. The successful applicant will work directly with the Landscape Architects on a full range of project types.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop detailed designs.
  • Prepare project drawings, details, and specifications.
  • Write clear and concise thoughts on design concepts and ideas.
  • Handle multiple projects at one time.
  • Prepare illustration boards for presentations.

Requirements:

  • Candidates shall have 3+ years of experience in Landscape Architecture field;
  • Bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture. LEED and RLA registration desired, but not required.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D, Hydraflow/SWMM, and Microsoft Office. Use of Formit-Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch-up, and others a plus;
  • Comprehension and experience with grading and stormwater management;
  • Ability to efficiently prepare 2-D and 3-D renderings.
  • Understanding of design development and construction document preparation;
  • Experience preparing graphics for presentations;
  • Excellent writing skills and experience with grant writing, a plus;
  • Self-starter and motivated individual yet able to collaborate with a team;
  • Possess a high level of professionalism; and,
  • Ability to meet deadlines yet keen attention to detail.

Working at Isett

Isett offers a collaborative, team-based work environment with great potential for personal and professional growth. Our comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, 401k, Employee Stock Ownership Plan, vacation/holiday/sick pay, supplemental insurances, and flexible working schedules in a professional, yet relaxed environment. Isett is an EOE.
Please no agencies/third party solicitations.

Forward letter of interest, resume and work examples to: Dayna Edelman, email: dedelman@barryisett.com

Landscape Designer I/Illustrator/Technician

Barry Isett and Associates seeks a motivated and creative individual with diverse experience and interest in computer-generated landscape illustrations/design to join our team as a Landscape Designer/Illustrator/Technician.

Barry Isett & Associates (Isett) is a well-respected multi-discipline engineering and consulting firm headquartered in Allentown, PA, with additional offices throughout eastern PA. We are proud to have been named a PA Best Company (2019 and 2020), Morning Call Top Workplace annually since 2013, Corporate Citizen of the Year (by the Lehigh Valley Business Journal) and recipient of the Societas Award for Responsible Corporate Conduct (for Ethics).

In addition to landscape architecture, our employee-owned company provides civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), geotechnical and municipal engineering, environmental services, land surveying, code enforcement, plan review, construction management, special inspections and material testing, and grant writing services to a diverse client base.

During Covid, this position can be largely home based but will require close proximity to one of our offices in eastern and southcentral PA for meetings and collaboration. Travel within 1-2 hour radius maybe required for project site visits and client meetings. Post Covid, Isett Associates enjoy the flexibility to work from home, if desired and with approval.

Our projects range from concept design to construction documents as well as inspections for parks, streetscapes, trails, commercial and residential land development. We are committed to developing long term client relationships from project inception to completion, so this position provides a broad work environment.

Applicants should demonstrate creative design, strong computer, clear communication, and illustration skills. The successful applicant will work directly with the Landscape Architecture Team on a full range of project types.

Responsibilities:

  • Developing design and planning concepts
  • 3D modeling
  • Producing presentation graphics and renderings
  • Prepare working drawings and construction documents

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture or relevant program and/or experience.
  • Principles and practices of project design and design development using computer aided design software.
  • Proficient and willing to expand knowledge in AutoCAD Civil 3D, Formit Pro, Infoworks, Revit, BIM, Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch-up, Microsoft Office and/or similar programs,
  • Enjoy developing efficiently prepare high quality 2-D and 3-D renderings.
  • Experience preparing graphics for presentations.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Self-starter and motivated individual yet able to work in collaboration with the team.
  • Possess a high level of professionalism.
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work on multiple tasks.

Other skills of interest may include:

  • Photography
  • Social media platforms
  • Video editing and production
  • Graphic arts
  • Horticulture
  • Public speaking

Working at Isett

Isett offers a collaborative, team-based work environment with great potential for personal and professional growth. Our comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, 401k, Employee Stock Ownership Plan, vacation/holiday/sick pay, supplemental insurances, and flexible working schedules in a professional, yet relaxed environment. Isett is an EOE.

Please no agencies/third party solicitations.

Forward letter of interest, resume and work examples to: Dayna Edelman, email: dedelman@barryisett.com

Licensed Landscape Architect

Strada, a cross-disciplinary design firm, leverages the multiple talents and capabilities of the firm to deliver exceptional design solutions. We have a culture of collaboration, mutual respect and appreciation for all design disciplines.

We look for individuals who are talented and passionate about their profession, and we help you cultivate your passion to the next level as part of the larger design team at Strada.

Candidates should have an active interest in diverse project types and design challenges, as well as the desire to integrate landscapes and architecture – including urban landscapes, public open spaces, campus landscapes and commercial mixed-use facilities.

Seeking a licensed landscape architect with a strong design capability who is interested in sharing their talent with the larger firm and mentoring younger landscape designers. A degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited school is required.

Strada would also love to know about any of your other passions or talents as these contribute to the design process at Strada.

Other skills include an organized, thoughtful leadership style that engages and draws out the best in team members. Someone who strives for excellence!

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Project Designer
PennTerra
State College, PA

Become a part of Central Pennsylvania’s leading land development Civil Engineering firm. PennTerra Engineering, a well-established, team oriented, employee-owned firm has opportunities for entry level and experienced designers for land development projects.

Description:

The position requires the ability to lay out and design residential and commercial land development projects including, but not limited to, lots, roads, parking areas, sanitary sewer and water systems, stormwater management facilities and soil erosion control measures utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D.

Qualifications:

Applicants should have a B.S. in either Landscape Architecture or Civil Engineering. Applicants should be able to:

  • Understand site grading
  • Understand utility design
  • Use AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Work in a team environment
  • Communicate effectively

Benefits:

  • Paid Vacation
  • Employee-owned firm
  • 401K Plan
  • Health Insurance
  • Flexible work hours
  • Yearly bonuses
  • Education reimbursement

A successful applicant will join a team that values employee’s contributions, encourages continuing education and creates successful projects.

Please send a cover letter and resume to careers@pennterra.com.

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Landscape Designer
Tilly – Remote

Company Description

Tilly is a tech-forward landscape design firm pioneering a new way to bring high level design to all homeowners through an entirely digital process.

Job Description

We are looking for motivated landscape designers with hands-on US experience in residential design who are interested in disrupting the classic designer/client relationship and building a new paradigm as part of a growing and entrepreneurial team. This is a contract/project based remote position. Although there are no set hours for this position, there will be a requirement that work be completed on a timely basis and the designer be reasonably accessible to their Team Leader during traditional business hours.

Click on link to apply https://smrtr.io/4VHRD or email deborah@tillydesign.com

Qualifications

• Proficient and in possession of AutoCAD
• Regional plant knowledge and experience
• Residential design experience in the US
• Ability to meet deadlines
• Ability to work remotely and independently
• Excellent communication skills

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