Senior Landscape Designer / Landscape Architect

Posted June 8, 2018 - Closes August 8, 2018
New Westminster

M2 Landscape Architecture is an award winning firm providing both landscape architecture and arborist services in both British Columbia and Alberta.  We pride ourselves in our ability to provide sustainable, ecologically sensitive and unique livable space and have a collaborative relationship with our clients.

 

M2 is an energetic, busy company, with a variety of projects and opportunities. We are close to skytrain, transit, bike routes and parking and are located in the historic Old Town area of New Westminster, within a block of New Westminster Quay, in a beautiful brick heritage building. We primarily focus on multi-family residential / mixed use, elder care and health institutions and high end single family residences. 

 

We are looking for a landscape architect or experienced landscape designer who is self-starting, creative and enthusiastic. Our employees are encouraged to work as a team, share experiences and expertise and we have a friendly open work space.  We encourage team members to be involved in projects from concept to completion, and gain experience in all phases of development.  We are happy to provide opportunities for educational advancement as well.

 

Position:  Landscape Architect / Senior Landscape Designer

Responsibilities:

  • Conceptual design for variety of projects.
  • Coordination and collaboration with both clients, consultants and municipal representatives.
  • Landscape design development for permit submissions, including detail design, grading, planting and hardscape plans.
  • Estimating.
  • Creating renderings in photoshop, sketch up or hand drawn perspectives.
  • Work closely with a team in-house, to ensure projects are on-time and on-budget.
  • Project management

 

Education: Professional degree in Landscape Architecture; Min. BA in Landscape Architecture

 

Experience:

  • 3-5 years experience in Landscape Architecture firm, Arborist experience an asset
  • Proficient in Autocad, proficiency in Photoshop preferred as well
  • Knowledge in plant material
  • Experience in technical detailing, drafting and construction practices
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Written and verbal skills in English required
  • Professional appearance and ability to work easily with clients, consultants and government
  • Project management experience preferable
  • Eligible for membership to BCSLA

 

M2 offers a competitive base salary, plus a fantastic profit sharing program and benefits package.   Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and certification.  Possibility of moving allowance for successful candidate.

 

Please send your portfolio and resume to Rachel by email at office@m2la.com.

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