Landscape Architect Registered

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Job Description

This position, under direction of the MnDOT SRA Program Manager and the general supervision of the Site Development Unit Supervisor.

Salary: $25.22 - $37.16 /hourly

Languages needed: English.

Apply by February 17, 2017

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About the company

We’re always looking for innovative ways to meet you where you are, identify what is important to you, and invest in a safe, sustainable transportation system that gets you where you want to go.

The successful candidate will

  • Provide experienced professional/technical landscape architectural support to Minnesota Department of Transportation’s (MnDOT) Safety Rest Area (SRA) Program and as available to the Site Development Unit.
  • Assist the MnDOT SRA Program Manager, as necessary.
  • Bring professional expertise in areas of planning; preliminary and detail site design; and preparation of construction documents.
  • Coordinate work activities. Activities include, design development and preparation of or the review of consultant prepared construction plans, specifications and cost opinion.
  • Participate as a member of project design teams.
  • Review and provide comment on department-prepared and consultant-prepared design and construction documents.
  • Provide typical landscape architectural construction observation activities.

Required education and skills

  • Applicants must be licensed as a Professional Landscape Architect with the Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design or be able to obtain licensure through reciprocity;
  • Two (2) years of professional experience and technical skill with all phases of landscape architecture from planning, through conceptual studies, design and construction;
  • Knowledge of state and federal codes governing landscape architectural design, construction industry standards, and the ability to interpret and apply standards during design, bidding and construction;
  • Demonstrated technical competencies sufficient to prepare or guide the preparation of a complete set of construction documents;
  • Current Class D driver’s license.




GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low-cost medical and dental insurance, employer-paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year. This position is located in Minnesota’s great capital city, Saint Paul. The State of Minnesota offers employees a subsidy for public transportation allowing for convenient and easy access to commute to work. Ride the new METRO “Green Line” Light Rail Train to work! The Rice/Capitol Station is located close by

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