Buffalo Niagra Waterkeeper

TITLE: Landscape Designer Planner
TEAM: Waterway Revitalization
REPORTS TO: Deputy Executive Director/Principal RLA
SUPERVISES: Interns/Volunteers, If Applicable
FULL OR PART TIME: Full-Time
FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt
ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: DECEMBER 16th, 2019
CLOSE DATE: JANUARY 26TH, 2020
PREFERRED START DATE: MAY 18TH 2020

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Buffalo Niagra Waterkeeper

TITLE: Licensed Specialist/Program Director
TEAM: Waterway Revitalization
REPORTS TO: Deputy Executive Director/Principal Landscape Architect
SUPERVISES: Waterway Revitalization Project Managers and Planners/Designers
FULL OR PART TIME: Full-Time
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
ACCOUNCEMENT DATE: DECEMBER 16TH, 2019
CLOSE DATE: JANUARY 26TH, 2020
PREFFERED START DATE: IMMEDIATE

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OMNES HIRING LANDSCAPE DESIGNER

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Omnes is a multi-faceted design studio practicing in landscape architecture, urban design, planning, and art, and is based in the Lehigh Valley of Pennsylvania. Omnes is seeking a full-time Landscape Designer, with 3+ years of experience in design and construction. As a growing studio of four, we are looking for someone with creativity, confidence, humility, and humor. Our studio offers thoughtful design, expanding landscape architecture and design beyond their typical bounds. Applicants should be serious and passionate about their role as a designer, and draw on a large number of inspirations in design, art, and culture. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in landscape architecture or architecture, with at least 3 years of relevant experience.

The successful candidate will be expected to perform a broad range of tasks within the studio, including: conceptual design, developing 3D models and renderings, compiling drawings and specifications, researching materials and products, creating graphics for client presentations, and participating in public engagement and charettes. The candidate will also gain experience in construction administration and working with contractors and clients to achieve excellent design outcomes.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Confidence and ability to speak publicly, present ideas, and form meaningful relationships with both collaborators and clients
  • Excellent aesthetic sensibilities, in both landscape architecture and graphic design; strong writing skills are a plus
  • Ability to develop iterative conceptual ideas, both manually and digitally
  • Knowledge and ability to accurately and creatively grade sites
  • Knowledge of Rhino and/or other 3D software; knowledge of Revit and GIS is a plus
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Professional degree in Landscape Architecture or Architecture, with 3+ years of experience
  • Experience with the production of design presentation and construction document packages, including technical specifications
  • A willingness to travel to project sites in national locations
  • Must be legally able to work in the US; we are unable to support H1B visas at this time.

COMPENSATION

Acknowledging the important contributions of all in the studio, each Omnes employee’s base compensation is currently $60,000.00/year. Additionally, we acknowledge seniority, knowledge, experience, and unusual contributions through bi-annual bonuses, as available based upon our profitability. Omnes offers generous and flexible benefits, as well as support with licensure and continuing education.

HOW TO APPLY

We want to know about your personal and professional experience in design, and how your unique perspective will contribute to our team. Interested candidates should submit a resume, portfolio, and succinct cover letter as a single PDF. The total file size of submitted materials should not exceed 20 MB. Do not include links to download your submission; they will not be acknowledged.

Please send this package to the attention of Sheila M. Fuentes at smf@omnes.studio, with subject line: “Application: [Your Name]”

ABOUT

Omnes is a multi-faceted design studio practicing in landscape architecture, urban design, planning, and art. Omnes literally means all, everybody, together. This simple Latin word perfectly sums up the ideology of our studio and our ability to connect the dots between people, ideas, and contexts. Established in 2019, the studio of four (and growing) is based in Easton, PA, and offers design services nationally.

ENTRY LEVEL LANDSCAPE DESIGNER

Robinson Anderson Summers, Inc., Landscape Architects, is seeking a motivated, creative individual with 1-3 years of experience in a LA office with a strong proficiency in graphic design and graphic production. The position requires a high level of competence in Sketch-Up, Adobe Suite, Bentley Microstation, Microsoft Office, AutoCad, and 3-D rendering. Our practice is driven by a strong commitment to excellence, with a special emphasis on combining creative design solutions with sound horticultural practices.

RAS is nationally recognized for planning and design of botanical and public gardens, residential estates, and historic landscapes. We offer an excellent opportunity for professional growth within a stimulating and creative work environment.
Applicants must have a Bachelors and/or Masters degree in Landscape Architecture. Applicants should have experience creating construction documents, details, and other technical drawings. A degree in Horticulture in addition to the professional degree is preferred.

Skills Required:
– Professional degree in Landscape Architecture with 1 to 3 years experience,
– Proficient in Sketch-Up, Adobe Creative Suite, Bentley Microstation, Microsoft Office, AutoCad, and other 3-D rendering software,
– Ability to work on multiple projects in a fast paced environment,
– Experience creating construction documents, details, and other technical drawings,
– Exceptional graphic rendering capability,
– Excellent written & verbal communications skills and attention to detail,
– Degree or certificate in horticulture is a plus,
– SITES AP, LEED AP certification is a plus; and
– Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S.

Salary commensurate with experience.
NO PHONE CALLS. Please email a cover letter, resume, portfolio including presentation renderings & construction details, and salary requirements to info@raslainc.com.

Robinson Anderson Summers
28 W. State Street
Media, PA 19063

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT

Robinson Anderson Summers, Inc., Landscape Architects, is seeking a motivated, creative individual with 4-6 years of progressive project management experience. Our practice is driven by a strong commitment to excellence, with a special emphasis on combining creative design solutions with sound horticultural practices.

RAS is nationally recognized for planning and design of botanical and public gardens, residential estates, and historic landscapes. We offer an excellent opportunity for professional growth within a stimulating and creative work environment.
The ideal candidate is a licensed landscape architect (or working toward becoming a RLA) with a strong knowledge of and passion for garden design along with a working knowledge of construction detailing and site grading. Applicants must have a Bachelors and/or Masters degree in Landscape Architecture. A degree in Horticulture in addition to the professional degree is preferred.

Skills Required:
– Professional degree in Landscape Architecture with 4 to 6 years experience,
– Experience managing the production of concept presentation and construction document packages including technical specifications,
– Excellent written and verbal communication skills including client presentations and preparation of project schedules and meeting minutes,
– Ability to work / manage on multiple projects in different design phases in a fast paced environment,
– Working knowledge of construction detailing, site grading, and planting design,
– Proficient in Sketch-Up, Adobe Suite, Bentley Microstation, Microsoft Office, AutoCad,
– Degree or certificate in horticulture is a plus,
– SITES AP, LEED AP certification is a plus,
– Registration as a landscape architect is a plus,
– Must be legally eligible to work in the U.S.; and
– Must be willing to travel periodically to project sites.

Salary commensurate with experience.
NO PHONE CALLS. Please email a cover letter, resume, portfolio, and salary requirements to info@raslainc.com.

Robinson Anderson Summers
28 W. State Street
Media, PA 19063