Graduate Landscape Architect

TK Consultants

Graduate Landscape Architect

Houston, TX
Paid
  • Responsibilities
    • Assist in preparing concepts, design development and graphic illustrations.
    • Participate in design meetings.
    • Assist design professionals to compile data and prepare design solutions.
    • Work in collaborative integrated teams of professionals that include civil engineers, planners and other landscape architects.
    • Assist team members and others in the application of landscape architectural standards and guidelines.
    • Assist design professionals with contractor and client relations during construction for larger and more complex projects.
    • Assist with developing content for design presentations to client representatives and/or design review committees.
    • Assist with design work sessions and visioning, outreach and public forums.
    • Assist in consulting with product manufacturers, evaluate and select construction materials.
    • Assist in editing technical specifications.
    • Assist in reviewing shop drawings.
    • Visit construction sites to gather information, review design intent, inform and support project team members during the construction phase.
    • Assist with marketing efforts through proposal development, interview participation and presentations (including proposal writing and fee negotiation).
    • Develop and maintain relationships with current/new clients.

    The idea candidate has:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture or equivalent.
    • 0 – 3 years of experience.
    • Landscape Architectural registration not required.
    • Mastery of AutoCAD and Adobe products.
    • Working knowledge of 2D and 3D modeling software such as Revit, Rhino and Sketchup.