Horticulturist/Creative Designer (4+ years)
CLINTON+RIES Landscape Architects is seeking to fill a unique position that incorporates landscape design, horticulture, and the decorative arts. This full-time position requires a dynamic, high-energy, detail oriented plantsperson who works well independently as well as being a reliable member of our design team. The candidate will be responsible for managing, designing, organizing, procuring, cost estimating, project tracking, and on-site layout for seasonally rotated decorative planted containers located throughout several high-end, retail-oriented commercial developments. The candidate will be responsible for all FF&E (Furnishings, Finishes & Equipment) projects, including client communications, research, presentations, ordering, procurement, tracking, and budgeting. Other responsibilities include supporting senior staff in typical landscape architectural design and detailing work.
Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture or Horticulture
Horticultural knowledge of landscape plants, plant culture, and plant maintenance
Creativity with a strong design sense of color, balance, texture
Positive attitude and ease working with clients, contractors, vendors, and design teams
Strong and clear communication skills
Desire to work hands-on in the field with landscape contractors