POSTED FEBRUARY 22, 2018

W.M. Whitaker & Associates Landscape Architects

Chattanooga, Tennessee

W.M. Whitaker & Associates Landscape Architects (WMWA) is seeking a talented and self-motivated project manager for our Chattanooga, Tennessee studio. Candidates should have 3-7 years of experience working in a professional design office and must demonstrate an ability to skillfully perform various tasks across all phases of the design process. Applicants must exhibit exceptional design and production skills, as well as experience managing projects from concept through construction. Individuals showcasing creativity, organization, and critical thinking abilities who can work in a fast paced, collaborative team environment are desired.

Firm Information

WMWA is an award-winning landscape architecture practice committed to providing high quality, regionally significant planning, site design, project administration and consulting. We strive to create designs of integrity that are timeless, serve the needs of clients, enhance the well-being of all living things and honor our philosophy that design must be of a place, collaborative, and sustainable.

WMWA works on a wide variety of projects and this diversity keeps our skills honed. We work closely with clients to understand their sites, address concerns, tackle challenges and exceed expectation. We have built an impressive portfolio of significant public projects in the five years since our founding. For more information visit www.wmwala.com

Chattanooga is one of the most livable mid-size cities in the U.S. In the past decade, the city has won national awards for outstanding "livability". Surrounded by mountains, rivers and lakes, Chattanooga offers a little bit of everything – a thriving downtown along the Tennessee River brimming with shops, dining, and easy access to a wide array of outdoor activities.

Compensation

WMWA offers competitive salaries commiserate with experience. Generous benefits include health insurance, paid time off, and continuing education.

Requirements

Interested applicates should send a resume and portfolio via email (PDF format) to land@wmwala.com. For files greater than 4MB please send a link for download. No phone calls, please.  

Candidates must have a degree from an accredited LA program and 3-7 years of professional experience.

Individuals should demonstrate the following skills:

  • Excellent graphic, verbal and written communication.
  • Experience with all aspects of design including concept generation, graphic communication, design refinement and detailing.
  • Experience with all aspects of project management including client interaction, consultant coordination, permitting, construction administration and field observation.
  • Experience working with clients, consultants, public officials and stakeholders.
  • Preferred experience with commercial, public, institutional, and residential projects.
  • Proficient with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, and 3D modelling software (SketchUp or Rhino preferred)

POSTED JANUARY 31, 2018

Dalhoff Thomas design studio

Entry Level Designer

Memphis, TN

Dalhoff Thomas design studio is an award-winning Urban Planning, Landscape Architecture, and Parks + Recreation firm with work throughout the Mid-South. We are currently seeking an entry-level designer (0-2 years experience) for our Memphis, Tennessee office.  The applicant’s interests should include Urban Planning, Landscape Architecture, and Parks + Recreation.

 QUALIFICATIONS

The candidate shall have the following qualifications to be an adequate candidate for the position:

  • A Bachelor or Master of Landscape Architecture or Master of City & Regional Planning degree
  • 0 – 2 years professional experience in a Urban Planning or Landscape Architectural environment
  • Proficient skills in:  AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suites, Microsoft Office, and 3D rendering software (i.e. SketchUp, Lumion, Rhino)
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong graphical, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to learn and experience the entire field of Landscape Architecture & Planning

 

HOW TO APPLY

Interested applicants shall submit a cover letter, resume, portfolio of work examples to:info@dt-designstudio.com

For more information about Dalhoff Thomas design studio, visit http://www.dt-designstudio.com.  


POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017

Hodgson Douglas

Entry Level Designer

Nashville, TN

Hodgson Douglas, an award-winning landscape architecture firm located in Nashville, TN, is seeking an Entry Level Designer with 1-4 years of professional experience to join our energetic and creative design studio.

Hodgson Douglas is a Landscape Architecture, Urban Design and Planning Firm, committed to design excellence and the creation of sustainable, beautiful, and memorable landscapes that evoke a sense of place and connect communities to the built environment. Hodgson Douglas values professional growth, work-life balance, and a collaborative open office environment. Hodgson Douglas’ diverse portfolio includes high profile urban spaces, parks, retail, mixed-use and civic centers, multi-family residential communities, institutional and campus planning, medical facilities, and green infrastructure. For a more in depth cross section of work, please visit www.hodgsondouglas.com.

Successful Entry Level Candidates will demonstrate a superior level of design skill, creativity and a passion for continued learning and professional growth. Candidates must be creative, organized, detail-oriented, efficient, adaptable to changing deadlines and priorities, and able to work collaboratively and confidently within a project team. Candidates should be passionate about design and the practice of  landscape architecture and motivated to make an impactful difference in this profession and it’s changing role in shaping built environments.

Skills Required:

• 1-4 years of professional experience
• Proficiency with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office required
• Working knowledge of SketchUp and other 3-D modeling programs (Lumion preferred)
• Excellent hand graphics, specifically at the conceptual level
• Broad understanding of plant material selection and use
• Ability to construct and administer CAD drawings in accordance with office standards
• Construction document and detailing experience preferred
• Strong oral, written, and graphic communication skills
• Excellent time-management and organizational skills
• Ability to self-edit work and command a high level of accuracy

Education Requirements

BLA or MLA from an accredited Landscape Architecture program required. Hodgson Douglas offers competitive salary commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter and work samples, in PDF format to Chris Mantle at cmantle@hodgsondouglas.com.


POSTED DECEMBER 11, 2017

Blair Parker Design

Landscape  Architect/Site Designer/Planner

Memphis, TN

Blair Parker Design has a full time position available for a landscape architect/site designer/planner preferably with 3 years or more similar experience.  Individuals with less experience will be considered but must have a degree in Landscape Architecture.  

The individual must possess strong design skills, understand grading and be willing to contribute to the team in an open studio setting.  Computer aptitude and expertise are required.  Construction experience is not a requirement but helpful.  The individual must possess the ability to effectively communicate in both verbal, writing and electronic form, to compose routine, memos, transmittals, e-mails and similar correspondence. 

Provide a resume that includes your education, experience and contact information and a full portfolio.  In your transmittal, include your salary expectations and when you are available.  Affirm that you are available to work a standard 40 hour work week.  We are curious how you and your skills will strengthen our team.

No calls please, written inquiries only.

Reply to:  Info@blairparkerdesign.com


POSTED DECEMBER 05, 2017

Ragan - Smith

Landscape  Architect

Nashville, TN

Ragan-Smith Associates, Inc. is seeking a licensed Landscape Architect with a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited program with 4 or more years of experience. This individual will be responsible for collaboration of project design on a wide range of large and small (and many times award-winning) projects. Nashville is an exciting market! Ragan-Smith is looking for energetic and motivated individuals to join our team and collaborate in-house with other landscape architects, land planners, civil engineers and land surveyors to assist our clients in the development of public sector projects including comprehensive land planning, parks & recreation projects, greenways, streetscapes and multi-modal transportation projects.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Project Management
  • CAD drafting
  • Landscape design
  • Land planning design
  • Public presentations of projects
  • Site layout and grading
  • Site plan renderings
  • Quality control review of proposed plans
  • Preparation of bid documents/submittal documents
  • Review and preparation of specifications

Essential Requirements:

  • AutoCAD (Civil 3D preferred)
  • InDesign
  • PhotoShop
  • GIS (ArcView) – not required but beneficial
  • Verbal and writing communication skills

Ragan-Smith provides a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Compensation will be negotiated based on level of experience and skills.

Ragan-Smith takes great pride in setting a standard of excellence as a consulting firm. Our staff of talented professionals strives to complete our work with expertise, professionalism, and integrity entrusted to us by our clients. Our focus on each project remains until we meet the expectations of our client and achieve our own standard of excellence.

Ragan-Smith is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.

***Please send a Cover Letter and Resume to hr@ragansmith.com.***


POSTED DECEMBER 05, 2017

Ragan - Smith

Landscape Designer

Nashville, TN

Ragan-Smith Associates, Inc. is seeking an entry level Landscape Designer with a Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited program. This individual will be responsible for collaboration of project design on a wide range of large and small (and many times award-winning) projects. Nashville is an exciting market! Ragan-Smith is looking for energetic and motivated individuals to join our team and collaborate in-house with other landscape architects, civil engineers and land surveyors to assist our clients in the development of commercial, residential, and mixed-use projects.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • CAD drafting support
  • Landscape design and drafting
  • Site inspection of installed landscaping performance per plans
  • Land planning design
  • Public presentations of projects
  • Site layout and grading
  • Site plan renderings
  • Quality control review of proposed plans
  • Preparation of bid documents/submittal documents
  • Review and preparation of specifications

Essential Requirements:

  • AutoCAD (Civil 3D preferred)
  • InDesign
  • PhotoShop

Ragan-Smith provides a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Compensation will be negotiated based on level of experience and skills.

Ragan-Smith is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.

***Please send a Cover Letter and Resume to hr@ragansmith.com.***