Landscape Architect

Posted April 4, 2018 - Closes April 27, 2018
Calgary

Lemay + Toker is always looking for top talent. Our vision is to be a world leader in the design of sustainable living environments. Join our integrated team of passionate designers.

 

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

Lemay + Toker's Landscape Architecture Studio in Calgary has an opportunity for a highly motivated and knowledgeable Landscape Architect, with experience in private and public realm projects. The ideal candidate will be an organized individual who can work independently in a dynamic team environment on a diverse range of projects and tasks that include: context-specific site analysis and data collection, conceptual design, design development, detailed design, preparation of construction documents, project management, cost estimating, client contact, and construction administration. 

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Confer with public and private sector clients, engineers, and building architects on projects
  • Review background reports related to projects
  • Prepare analysis of land conditions and design programming influences
  • Coordinate site and landscape design programming with layout of existing and proposed landscape features and complementary structures
  • Select appropriate materials for landscape and urban designs
  • Prepare graphic representations using Adobe Creative Suite, Autodesk Revit, Autodesk AutoCAD
  • Deliver presentations about projects and approach to design process leading to desired outcomes
  • Prepare and finalize layout, grading, planting plans, with details, specifications, and cost estimates
  • Inspect landscape and urban design work to ensure adherence

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor or Master’s in Landscape Architecture from accredited post-secondary institution
  • LEED® AP status an asset, however not required
  • High level of skills in Autodesk Revit and AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite software are required
  • Experience in Sketch-Up and Adobe Suite (Photoshop, InDesign + Illustrator are required)
  • 3-5 years directly related experience, preferably in a consulting environment
  • Experience in LandFX software, preferred but not required
  • Experience in ArcGIS software, preferred but not required
  • Takes an innovative and creative approach to strategically solving context-sensitive challenges
  • Project-specific leadership-ability in sound judgment, discretion, and professional integrity
  • Collaborative and confident in meeting project expectations
  • Self-starter and design lead with entrepreneurial spirit
  • Competitive and results driven
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to innovatively represent the company and project team in a professional, engaging manner with clients, regulators and project stakeholders

ADVANTAGES

 

Lemay + Toker provide resources and training opportunities for advancing career development goals for specialty roles in specific knowledge areas (such as public and stakeholder engagement, sustainable design, Low Impact Development, Green Roof Certification, etc.).

  • High-visibility projects
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible group insurance plan (health and dental insurance)
  • Creative work environment

 

PLACE OF WORK

Lemay + Toker 340 12 Ave. SW, Suite 1180, Calgary, AB

 

TO APPLY

Please send your application by email to mgarcia@lemaytoker.com

 

 

 


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