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.***


POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017

Site Engineering Consultants, Inc.

Entry Level Landscape Architecture & Land Planning Position
Murfreesboro, TN

Site Engineering Consultants, Inc. is looking to expand our Landscape Architecture and Land
Planning Department in our Murfreesboro, TN office.  SEC, Inc. is a multi-disciplinary design firm
that focuses on the design and development of commercial sites, office complexes, residential
subdivisions as well as mixed-use developments.

SEC, Inc. is currently seeking an energetic and self-motivated Landscape Architecture graduate with
1-2 years of office experience.  Applicants should have an aptitude for landscape architecture and
land planning along with creative problem solving.  Must enjoy working in a team environment while
possessing a stellar work ethic, good communication and organizational skills.  Potential
candidates will enjoy the freedom to grow under the supervision of an experienced team of design
professionals. The position includes design and planning of various development types, document
development & publication, construction documents and details, and planting design.

Qualifications
•   Proficient with AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
•   Land F/X Software experience preferred but not required
•   Working knowledge of SketchUp or other 3-D modeling software
•   Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
•   Construction document and detailing experience preferred
•   Strong hand graphic for conceptual design
•   Strong oral, written and graphic communication skills
•   Minimum of 1 to 2 years of experience in a design office environment
•   Bachelor of Landscape Architecture Degree from an accredited program

Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume and portfolio highlights to Rob
Molchan at rmolchan@sec-civil.com.

Please limit your portfolio samples to 15 mb, or provide a cloud link. SEC, Inc. is an Equal
Opportunity Employer.


POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017

CRJA-IBI GROUP (www.crja.com), Knoxville Office

Full-time position available for a well-rounded Landscape Designer with 1 to 5 years of experience. CRJAIBI Group is an award-winning landscape architectural firm with offices in Knoxville and Boston.

Founded in 1959, our practice serves both national and international clients. The focus of our projects, in both the public and private sectors, includes higher education, health care, parks & recreation, community design, streetscapes, and mixed-use. This position will support our growing landscape architectural practice of providing site planning, urban and landscape design, graphics, technical production, and public engagement.

Requirements/Capabilities

• BLA or MLA degree in Landscape Architecture from accredited program.

• Minimum of 1 to 10 years of experience in a professional office environment.

• Licensure is required.

• Working knowledge of AutoCAD; Microsoft (Word/Excel/Powerpoint); Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator &

InDesign; SketchUp; and GIS.

• Rendering skills.

• Creative, critical thinking and problem solving skills.

• Experience in business development.

• Field experience with landscape construction.

• Ability to meet new people/clients and work well with staff.

• Self-motivated; Able to work well independently with drive to produce high quality work.

• Ability to manage multiple projects and staff.

Interested candidates should forward cover letter, resume, work samples, and contact information

to bbruce@crja.com.

 

Total attachments should not exceed 15 MB. Please reference LA Position in the subject line.

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.


POSTED AUGUST 07, 2017

LOSE & ASSOCIATES

Mid-level Landscape Architect

Lose & Associates, Inc. is currently seeking someone with 3 to 5 years’ experience to fill Landscape Architectural positions in Nashville or Knoxville, Tennessee area offices.

There is the opportunity to work on international projects, with potential for international travel, as that part of our design market continues to grow.

Projects will predominantly include recreation and public infrastructure projects across the eastern half of the United States.

Minimum qualifications for the position include:

·         Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university in Landscape Architecture. 

·         Ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of professional experience.

·         Ideal candidate will have strong technical knowledge of construction materials, construction detailing, grading, construction layout materials and common construction document development for commercial and public infrastructure projects.

·         Ideal candidate must have strong computer skills.

·         Must be proficient in AutoCAD, Excel, Adobe Creative Suite and/or other graphics software.

Lose & Associates, Inc. is a multidisciplinary design firm with offices in Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee and Atlanta, Georgia. Founded in 1982, Lose & Associates is known for design excellence, creative solutions, environmental acumen, and scrupulous attention to detail.  Our staff includes architects, landscape architects, civil engineers, and urban planners.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We offer a competitive compensation plan and excellent benefits package.  We are members of AIA, APA, ASLA, ASCE, USGBC, SAME and NRPA. Please visit our website: www.loseassoc.com  

Respond: Interested candidates should forward cover letter, work samples, and resume to Marla Simmons msimmons@loseassoc.com