Landscape Designer

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

This position would be working with various project managers of our firm in a “right-hand-man” project support and administration role.  We need someone who takes ownership in their work and who is accountable for checking each task for completeness and accuracy before bringing it back to their project manager(s). The ideal candidate will be self-governing and refuse to let challenges stop their accomplishment of a task. We are looking for someone skilled at problem solving who is comfortable finding alternative solutions and navigating around ‘roadblocks’ in order to offer the most effective support to the team and their Project Manager(s).

 

Languages needed: English.

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About the company

Hoerr Schaudt (prn: Hare Shout) is a team of landscape architects, urban designers and horticulturists who create innovative landscapes that delight on every scale – from intimate private gardens to vast public parks. Our devotion to craft and attention to detail help clients discover the unseen potential of their outdoor spaces.

The successful candidate will

  • Perform these Day to day tasks will include, but are not limited to;

Research / information gathering
Project organization, filing and tracking
Coordination of deadlines and scheduling
Drawing and rendering
Detail development
CD sets
Bid comparisons
Creating physical and Sketch Up models
Takeoffs / budgeting
Attend client, contractor and design review meetings for the purposes of listening and note taking.

These are just some general tasks that you will be performing.  All in all, we are a results driven company.  We need you to be a vital team member – you will be expected to know as much as possible about each one of the projects you are involved in.  Flexibility is a plus!

Required education and skills

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in landscape design or landscape architecture is required.

How to apply

To apply, please submit your resume to resumes@hoerrschaudt.com.

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