Senior Landscape Architect

Los Angeles, California, United States

Job Description

AHBE Landscape Architects has immediate openings for senior-level landscape architects with a portfolio of built work. If you have led multi-disciplinary teams on projects of diverse size and complexity within the urban context, we would like to hear from you.

Languages needed: English.

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About the company

AHBE Landscape Architects is an award-winning, design-driven firm with a diverse portfolio of quality built projects- parks/opens space, public works, healthcare, education, transit, multi-family housing, and much more.
 
Through our work, we explore how we can reconnect people to the natural environment and improve their health and well-being. We consider the Southern California region a great laboratory for exploring ideas about landscape urbanism and for finding design solutions that deliver social and
environmental benefits to our cities. Our office is in Downtown Los Angeles, near public transit, shopping, cultural districts, and sports/entertainment venues.

Required education and skills

  • Thorough knowledge of landscape architecture, from initial concepts through implementation.
  • In-depth knowledge of technical aspects of landscape architecture.
  • Strong Design skills with the ability to inspire creativity in others.
  • Construction documentation and specification writing experience.
  • Highly organized to manage internal project workflows, consultant teams, project budgets/schedules, and contract administration.
  • Results-oriented about project profitability and client satisfaction.
  • Ability to listen and to collaborate effectively.
  • Effective public speaker, writer, and communicator.
  • Record of success at mentoring other staff in their professional development.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture.
  • Eight (8) years or more in professional practice.
  • California landscape architecture licensure or progress toward obtaining licensure.
  • Experience in the design of urban environments is preferred.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, and Adobe CS is expected.
  • Hand-sketching ability is desirable.
  • Expertise in specialized areas is a plus: e.g., green infrastructure, performative
    and productive landscapes.
  • Revit, Rhino, Lumion, V-Ray, and ArcGIS experience is a plus.

How to apply

To apply, submit a cover letter with your resume and work samples. Reference the job posting name “SLA18-AN” in your application.

Send it via email:  dthompson@AHBE.com

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