AECOM Mid-Level Landscape Designer in New York, New York
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Position Title Mid-Level Landscape Designer
United States of America - New York
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Mid-Level Landscape Designer for immediate employment in the New York City Landscape Architecture + Urban Design Studio.
In collaboration with design studio leadership, the candidate will work closely with project design teams and project landscape architects, managers and designers to design and assist in the execution of projects within the New York City metropolitan area, nationally and internationally. Projects in the studio are design-driven and involve close collaboration with engineers, planners, cost estimators, and other technical consultants.
AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The Landscape Architecture and Urban Design portfolio in the New York City studio includes a broad range of urban-based, multidisciplinary public realm projects, such as resiliency and green infrastructure, plazas, streetscapes, parks, waterfronts, infrastructure, urban design plans, master-planning, and ecological restoration.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Perform technical design work of landscape architecture studio
Perform construction administration for current and future projects
Prepare construction documents and specifications, cost estimates, and hand and computer drawings
Project management and coordination
Participate at client and agency meetings
Assist in mentoring and developing the skills of landscape architecture staff
To learn more about what the studio is working on, follow the link below:
Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture, Urban Design, or Architecture
3+ years of professional experience
Demonstrated production and digital rendering experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and Rhino is required
Ability to effectively manage time and self-edit work
Proficiency and passion for creating compelling open space design, with an ability to develop the work through the technical design phases
Possesses the skills to generate exceptional two dimensional and three dimensional design graphics
Experience preparing construction documents
Must be passionate about what they do and about building better cities
Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills
Possesses the ability to collaborate as part of a diverse studio team
Possesses strong verbal, written and graphic communication skills
Strong organizational and time management skills
Ability to self-edit work
Construction administration experience
Experience in Microstation, Grasshopper, Revit, ArcGIS, and other computer applications is highly desired
Strong knowledge/interest in plant materials
Green infrastructure experience at the planning and site-design scales
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category Architecture and Design
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 161711BR