Intermediate Landscape Architect

Posted January 22, 2018 - Closes February 22, 2018
Calgary, Alberta

Lombard North Group (1980) Ltd. is a Calgary based Landscape Architectural firm with experience that spans a variety of project types that are uniquely diverse in both scale and in setting. Our projects typically include: Recreation Planning; Sport Facility Development; Commercial and Urban Design; Resort Planning; Golf Course Architecture; Site Master Planning; Park Planning and Design; Visual Assessments; Landscape Restoration; and Naturalization. 

 

We are committed to working closely with our clients to achieve their vision, and to fostering sustainable relationships between people and their environment. Our hands-on approach combines creativity with problem solving to develop unique, innovative and enjoyable design solutions.

 

If you are interested in this broad range of opportunities and project diversity, we are seeking a driven and dedicated Intermediate Landscape Architect to join our office. 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

The successful candidate will become an integral part of our firm and be able to take a project from concept through to completion.  Working both independently and as part of a close-knit project team, you will be responsible for contributing to all facets of project development including: pre-design assessments, team/client meetings, conceptual design and development; graphic renderings, detail design, budget estimating, project specifications, tender administration, and project management. The ideal candidate will also be comfortable and conversant with contractor negotiations and construction supervision, whether those projects be located in Calgary or across Western Canada.

 

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORK EXPERIENCE

 

The ideal candidate would bring:

  • A Bachelor or Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture (or equivalent).
  • A minimum of five years of related professional experience.
  • Current membership in, or be eligible for membership with the Alberta Association of Landscape Architects (AALA).
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Microsoft Office and other related computer programs. (Working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, 3D Max, Sketchup and Revit is considered an asset).
  • Demonstrated experience with landscape construction practices, project management, contractor coordination and construction supervision.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with attention to detail.
  • Detailed understanding of landscape architectural principles and including Land Development regulations and Municipal approval processes.
  • Effective time-management and consistency in meeting performance targets.
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 driver's licence and access to a vehicle. (Some travel will be required as part of this position).

 

CAREER DEVELOPMENT

 

Lombard North believes in remaining flexible and accommodating in support of your career development. As a member of our team you will have the opportunity to pursue and grow your career based on your individuality and career goals. If you are driven, reliable, dedicated, and looking for the opportunity to advance your career, we would love to hear from you!

 

Submit your resume and a sample of your portfolio by email to: info@lombardnorth.ca

 

Thank you to all applicants.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information on our firm and our projects, visit our website at www.lombardnorth.ca

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