Landscape Technician

Posted July 5, 2018 - Closes August 3, 2018
Kelowna, British Columbia

POSITION DESCRIPTION

WSP is currently seeking a Landscape Technician to join our Planning, Landscape Architecture, and Urban Design, located at our Kelowna office.  Reporting to the Director this position will be responsible for collaborating with a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary team in the completion of planning and conceptual design through to detailed design and construction administration services for a wide variety of landscape architectural and master planning projects in the private, public and institutional sectors.

Responsibilities

  • Preparation of conceptual design and construction-level digital drawings and specifications, including cost estimating;
  • Development of meeting minutes and  presentations;
  • Proposal coordination and business development materials;
  • Coordination with project managers and other office staff  on production and design-related issues; and
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diploma in Landscape Architectural Technology or University Degree in Landscape Architecture or combination of related education and experience;
  • 1+ year of work experience in a consulting environment.  A background in public and/or institutional sectors will also be considered;
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license is required;
  • Experience in, production of design and presentation drawings and contract documents is essential. .  Field experience is considered an asset;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, professional attitude and ability to coordinate and communicate with clients, contractors and various professional disciplines;
  • Knowledge of local landscape conditions, drawings and construction standards is preferable; and
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Google Sketch-up, Word and Excel are required.  Experience with PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Suite, as well as hand-drawing skills, will be considered as strong assets.

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