Barks Road Landscape Architecture, Ltd. – Arnold, MD 21012
Barks Road Landscape Architecture, Ltd. (BRLA), a design build firm located in Arnold, Md., has an opening for a full-time landscape designer/architect to join our growing team. BRLA is committed to the development of beautiful, functional, and sustainable landscape designs in residential settings. We pride ourselves in our ability to install and maintain our projects to the highest standards. Our objective is to exceed our clients’ expectations on every project.
The ideal applicant is highly motivated and organized, and has a professional energetic attitude. The candidate possesses the ability to work as part of team to create innovative design solutions. The candidate should have experience working on a wide range of projects: walkways, patios, pools, water features, retaining walls, etc. A passion for plants and horticulture is highly desirable, as we strive to include new plant introductions, natives, and uncommon ornamentals, in our designs.
Primary and Essential Responsibilities:
- Create unique and functional designs
- Collaborate with team on project details and deadlines
- Produce project graphics and renderings
- Update and manage design schedule
- Produce construction documents and permit drawings
- Communicate with clients at all stages of the project (CRM)
- Procure plant and hardscape materials
- A degree in Landscape Architecture, Design or other related field preferred, professional experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
- Experience with Vectorworks, Adobe Suite, Sketchup and Microsoft Office preferred
- An understanding of built structures
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong organization skills
- The ability to multi-task, and work in a fast-paced environment
- Problem-solving skills
- A minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in design/build industry
Working Conditions, Wages and Benefits
- Paid Holidays and Vacation time
- 401K Retirement Option
- Salary commensurate with experience
Job Type: Full-time
- Landscape Design: 2 years (required)
- Degree (preferred)