Seeking L.A. Entry Level (Multiple Positions Available) 22 December 2016


Category: Landscape Architect
Experience: Entry Level (0-3 years) and Internships
City: Tampa, Orlando, Sarasota/Bradenton, and Naples / Ft. Myers
State: Florida
Education Requirements: Minimum – Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture, with applicable work experience, or degree-in-progress for internships
Compensation: TBD
Travel Required: Limited (Regional project/office-related travel)
Description:
We are currently seeking applicants for entry-level positions, and consideration for summer internships. We are offering immediate availability for entry-level Project Designer positions, with 0-3 years of experience. Duties of the selected candidate will include assisting various project teams with site analysis, design development, and production of construction documents and assistance with construction administration on a variety of projects. Candidates may contribute with rendering packages and graphic design. The candidate is expected to possess a variety of artistic skills with both hand-drawn graphics as well as digital rendering skills, for master plans, perspective visualizations, elevations, sections, details and plan graphics, as well as digital enhancement techniques and design presentations/reports/compilations.

Waldrop Engineering, P.A. is a full service land development consulting firm, specializing in planning, landscape architecture, and civil engineering. Headquartered in Bonita Springs, with branch offices in Tampa and Sarasota, the Waldrop Team offers multi-disciplinary expertise founded on exceptional customer service, quality design, and a solid commitment to our clients’ success.

Personal Qualifications Include:

  • BLA or higher degree in landscape architecture and related work experiences.
  • Proficiency with design software including: AutoCAD 2014, Adobe Creative Cloud 2014, SketchUP Pro, ArcGIS, and MS Office.
  • Strong communication skills, and the will and ability to work within a fast-paced team environment.
  • Strong graphic skills, with an emphasis on QUALITY hand graphics.
  • Strong problem solving, analytical, and creative skills.
  • Construction experience in land development and/or building construction, including: landscaping, hardscapes, pools/fountains, parks and recreation facilities, and/or resort—golf course—amenity projects.
  • Familiarity and knowledge of Florida plant materials and related USDA Zones 8b-11, along with familiarity with Florida Grades and Standards.

Interested candidates must include a cover letter, resume, and relevant portfolio/work samples to: info@WaldropEngineering.com Candidates will be evaluated based on the documents submitted, relative work
experiences, research and degree work, proven accomplishment, references, and a performance interview.