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Mid-Level Landscape Architect/Designer

MKSK

Greenville

Start Date:

CHECK OUT OUR FIRM AND OPEN POSITIONS HERE: MKSKSTUDIOS.COM/CAREERS

Primary responsibilities will include:

Coordinate with the Principals, Associates, and Staff as appropriate to effectively and efficiently perform project tasks, goals, and design objectives.

Serve as a project manager on a variety of projects from the outset through completion. This will include research, field work, writing, graphics, participation at meetings, and some level of project administration.

Apply your skills or advance them as applicable on use of the firm’s computer programs and standard systems including Photoshop, In-Design, Adobe Creative Suite, Autodesk, and others.

Continue to expand and improve design, graphic, communication, technical, management, and client skills during your professional practice.

Assist Principals, as directed, in cultivating business development opportunities, proposal preparation, project interviews, client management, community engagement, professional relationships and other opportunities for MKSK to be meaningfully engaged in building community.

Proven design focus and problem-solving skills through implementation

Skills Desired:

Ability to manage staff, consultants, clients, and project tasks.

Ability to work in team environment and effectively meet deadlines.

Ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing.

Ability to collaborate across offices with internal staff

Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook software.

Develop design site plans, specifications and costs for land development.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program required, Master’s degree desired.

Minimum 6 years of experience.

Registration with current license strongly desired.

Entry Level to Mid-Level Landscape Architect

Wood+Partners Inc.

Hilton Head Island, SC

Start Date:

Position Description: WP is seeking to hire Entry-Level Landscape Architects and Mid-Level with 0-4 years’ experience for our office located on Hilton Head Island, SC.

Wood+Partners Inc. (WP), is an award winning Southeast Regional Landscape Architectural Firm located on Hilton Head Island, SC. We are seeking fun and creative landscape designers or landscape architects with skills including illustration abilities, CAD and construction detailing, graphic skills, communication and organization skills along with a positive attitude to join our team.

WP’s Mission is to Create Great Places. Celebrating over 33 Years of creating places that are memorable, beautiful, functional and authentic; Places that connect people with each other, their environment and the places they live. Our solutions are artful and practical while balancing the needs of People, Economics and the Environment. We have a family atmosphere that is engaging, fun and creative. We promote teamwork with a purpose that is focused on making a difference. Our culture inspires collaboration, innovation and growth through mentoring leading to exceptional results. Our portfolio includes projects from both private and public sector, comprised of community and resort planning, mixed-use commercial development, multi-family, institutions and university campus planning, urban design and streetscapes, and park planning.

Benefits: Additional benefits include 4 1/2-day work week, compensatory time, and health, dental and disability insurance programs.
Skills Required: Must be proficient with AutoCAD, Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office Suite. Additional programs such as ArcView for GIS applications and Sketch-up and Lumion and programs associated with graphics presentation, manipulation and enhancement are an added bonus. In addition to experience required, the ideal candidate should be able to thrive in a small-medium office environment and work independently at times.

Education Requirements: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

Website: http://www.woodandpartners.com

Submit resume with work examples via Email to: Shannon Longshore – slongshore@woodandpartners.com

Parks & Stewardship Project Manager Southeast

Open Space Institute

Charleston, SC

Start Date:

Position Summary

Under the supervision of the Vice Presidents for Parks & Stewardship and Southeast Land, the Southeast Parks & Stewardship Project Manager will oversee OSI’s growing portfolio of parks and trails projects in the southeastern US. Responsibilities include executing a broad and dynamic range of planning, design, construction oversight, and stewardship functions to advance and implement identified projects.


Primary / Essential Responsibilities & Duties

Parks (representing 85% of time)

- Act in a client capacity to procure and develop OSI’s parks improvement projects including development and review of hiring of professional consultants (landscape architects, engineers, planners, and others), prepared concepts, design documents, construction plans, specifications, contract documents, technical reports, project schedules, and cost estimates.
- Prepare and manage project budgets, reviews progress of, and payments to, consultants and contractors.
- Oversee project compliance with applicable codes, laws, regulation, rules, standards, policies and procedures, and safety procedures.
- Coordinate with project partners, agencies, other organizations, and interested parties toward the timely completion of projects.
- Coordinate process for bidding and contracting of services, prepares Requests for Proposal (RFPs) for services, prepare bid packages; conduct pre‐bid and pre‐construction meetings as necessary, field requests for information, issue addendums to clarify questionable issues; participate in negotiation of scope of services and fees for professional services agreements, make recommendations regarding selection of vendors and awarding of contracts, and compiles contract language.
- Ensure that all service, capital construction, and/or equipment procurement is performed in
accordance with guidelines and regulations of governmental and private grant programs, as applicable.
- Manage and review the quality and completeness of the work performed by professional consultants and contractors.
- Conduct regular field checks of proposed and ongoing projects, conducts inspections, monitors work to ensure compliance to plans, and interprets specifications and contracts.
- Prepare written and oral reports on OSI’s project portfolio issues including presentations to board committees, staff, and external stakeholders.
- Work cooperatively with the larger SE team on project logistics, communications, public outreach, and community support.

Stewardship (representing 15% of time)

- Annual monitoring of assigned fee lands ensuring that monitoring reports are complete, and the VP for Parks & Stewardship is advised about any violations or concerns.
- Support SE Land program in the physical stewardship of current land portfolio including structure demolition, access improvements, active forestry & agriculture, building and grounds maintenance, and other tasks of value on properties scheduled for disposition.

Entry Level to Mid-Level Landscape Architect

Wood+Partners Inc.

Hilton Head Island, SC

Start Date:

Position Description: WP is seeking to hire entry-Level Landscape Architects for our office located on Hilton Head Island, SC.

Wood+Partners Inc. (WP), is an award winning Southeast Regional Landscape Architectural Firm located on Hilton Head Island, SC. We are seeking fun and creative landscape designers or landscape architects with skills including illustration abilities, CAD and construction detailing, graphic skills, communication and organization skills along with a positive attitude to join our team.

WP’s Mission is to Create Great Places. Celebrating over 33 Years of creating places that are memorable, beautiful, functional and authentic; Places that connect people with each other, their environment and the places they live. Our solutions are artful and practical while balancing the needs of People, Economics and the Environment. We have a family atmosphere that is engaging, fun and creative. We promote teamwork with a purpose that is focused on making a difference. Our culture inspires collaboration, innovation and growth through mentoring leading to exceptional results. Our portfolio includes projects from both private and public sector, comprised of community and resort planning, mixed-use commercial development, multi-family, institutions and university campus planning, urban design and streetscapes, and park planning.

Benefits: Additional benefits include 4 1/2-day work week, compensatory time, and health, dental and disability insurance programs.

Skills Required: Must be proficient with AutoCAD, Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office Suite. Additional programs such as ArcView for GIS applications and Sketch-up and Lumion and programs associated with graphics presentation, manipulation and enhancement are an added bonus. In addition to experience required, the ideal candidate should be able to thrive in a small-medium office environment and work independently at times.

Education Requirements: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

Website: http://www.woodandpartners.com

Submit resume with work examples via Email to: Shannon Longshore: slongshore@woodandpartners.com

Entry Level to Mid-Level Landscape Architect

Wood+Partners Inc.

Hilton Head Island, SC

Start Date:

Position Description: WP is seeking to hire Entry-Level Landscape
Architects and Mid-Level with 0-4 years’ experience for our office located on Hilton Head Island, SC.

Wood+Partners Inc. (WP), is an award winning Southeast Regional Landscape Architectural Firm located on Hilton Head Island, SC. We are seeking fun and creative landscape designers or landscape architects with skills including illustration abilities, CAD and construction detailing, graphic skills, communication and organization skills along with a positive attitude to join our team.

WP’s Mission is to Create Great Places. Celebrating over 33 Years of creating places that are memorable, beautiful, functional and authentic; Places that connect people with each other, their environment and the places they live. Our solutions are artful and practical while balancing the needs of People, Economics and the Environment. We have a family atmosphere that is engaging, fun and creative. We promote teamwork with a purpose that is focused on making a difference. Our culture inspires collaboration, innovation and growth through mentoring leading to exceptional results. Our portfolio includes projects from both private and public sector, comprised of community and resort planning, mixed-use commercial development, multi-family, institutions and university campus planning, urban design and streetscapes, and park planning.

Benefits: Additional benefits include 4 1/2-day work week, compensatory time, and health, dental and disability insurance programs.

Skills Required: Must be proficient with AutoCAD, Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office Suite. Additional programs such as ArcView for GIS applications and Sketch-up and Lumion and programs associated with graphics presentation, manipulation and enhancement are an added bonus. In addition to experience required, the ideal candidate should be able to thrive in a small-medium office environment and work independently at times.

Education Requirements: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

Website: http://www.woodandpartners.com

Submit resume with work examples via Email to: Shannon Longshore -slongshore@woodandpartners.com

Entry Level to Mid-Level Landscape Architect

Wood+Partners Inc.

Hilton Head Island, SC

Start Date:

ENTRY LEVEL CANDIDATES

Firm: Wood+Partners Inc.

Location: Hilton Head Island, SC

Experience: Entry Level and Mid-Level

Position Description: WP is seeking to hire Entry-Level Landscape Architects and Mid-Level with 0-4 years’ experience for our office located on Hilton Head Island, SC.

Wood+Partners Inc. (WP), is an award winning Southeast Regional Landscape Architectural Firm located on Hilton Head Island, SC. We are seeking fun and creative landscape designers or landscape architects with skills including illustration abilities, CAD and construction detailing, graphic skills, communication and organization skills along with a positive attitude to join our team.

WP’s Mission is to Create Great Places. Celebrating over 33 Years of creating places that are memorable, beautiful, functional and authentic; Places that connect people with each other, their environment and the places they live. Our solutions are artful and practical while balancing the needs of People, Economics and the Environment. We have a family atmosphere that is engaging, fun and creative. We promote teamwork with a purpose that is focused on making a difference. Our culture inspires collaboration, innovation and growth through mentoring leading to exceptional results. Our portfolio includes projects from both private and public sector, comprised of community and resort planning, mixed-use commercial development, multi-family, institutions and university campus planning, urban design and streetscapes, and park planning.

Benefits: Additional benefits include 4 1/2-day work week, compensatory time, and health, dental and disability insurance programs.
Skills Required: Must be proficient with AutoCAD, Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office Suite. Additional programs such as ArcView for GIS applications and Sketch-up and Lumion and programs associated with graphics presentation, manipulation and enhancement are an added bonus. In addition to experience required, the ideal candidate should be able to thrive in a small-medium office environment and work independently at times.

Education Requirements: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

Website: http://www.woodandpartners.com

Submit resume with work examples via Email to:
Jodi Keideth - jkeideth@woodandpartners.com

Landscape Architect

City of Rock Hill

Rock Hill, SC

Start Date:

Position: Landscape Architect
Salary: $27.21 - $39.37 Per Hour / DOQ
Position Type: Full-Time
Close Date: Until Filled

General Description:

The purpose of this job within the organization is to develop, plan and review landscape architecture with respect of zoning ordinance within the City of Rock Hill. This job works independently, under limited supervision, reporting major activities through periodic meetings.

Minimum Training and Experience:

Requires a Bachelor's Degree in landscape architecture, landscape design, or closely related field. Requires four years of responsible and varied professional landscape architecture, landscape design, botany, or a combination of experience and/or training. The equivalent combination of education and related work experience may be considered.

Special Certifications and Licenses:

Prefer Landscape Architect Certification

Valid Driver’s License

Desirable Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of landscape architectural design, construction, and engineering principles and practices.
Knowledge of the use and adaptability requirements of both native and cultivated plants, shrubs, and trees in different landscaping situations.
Knowledge of methods, materials and techniques in the construction, maintenance and repair of landscaped areas and sprinkler systems.
Skill in public speaking and delivering effective presentations.
Ability to calculate angular, linear and area measurements.
Ability to compute volumes and quantities.
Ability to deal with people beyond giving and receiving instructions. Must be adaptable to performing under stress when confronted with emergency situations or tight deadlines.
Ability to maintain positive customer-focused relationships with co-workers, supervisors, agencies, the general public, and all other internal and external customers. Personally demonstrates appropriate customer service skills.
Work is performed onsite. The incumbent must be present at work to perform the essential functions of this job.

Essential Job Functions:

1. Performs plan reviews to ensure compliance with the Zoning Code in regards to landscape requirements.
2. Performs plan reviews for all areas of Infrastructure for Upfit, Fences, Additions and Single Family Building plans as assigned.
3. Records plans review comments into the City’s system based upon current Zoning Ordinance regulations.
4. Conducts site inspections as needed to ensure compliance with approved plans.
5. Helps resolve field issues.
6. Prepares landscape design and construction plans and cost estimates for City projects and for rights-of-way.
7. Assists the Planning Commission and City Council with the development of landscape guidelines, landscape beautification programs, street tree programs, comprehensive streetscape design plans, and related programs intended to enhance the physical quality of the City.
8. Coordinates Certificate of Occupancy issuance as related to landscaping requirements.
9. Attends meetings with the public and design professionals to assist in understanding requirements and advises to facilitate City processes.
10. Attends meetings with Trails and Greenways Committee, Bike/Ped Task force, and CRH Tree Commission liaison.
11. Utilizes knowledge to facilitate development in context of the larger City goals.
12. Researches, prepares and presents oral and written reports, letters and memoranda; prepares charts, graphs and visual aids.
13. Assists CRH project managers with City projects – including Utility Departments, Parks, Recreation and Tourism (PRT), Stormwater and Public Works.
14. Works with Long Range Planning (LRP) on Urban forestry master planning and tree canopy survey.
15. Responds to citizen inquiries and complaints regarding street trees and landscape requirements.
16. Works with Department Director to find areas for process improvement.
17. Performs all other duties as required to meet organizational needs.

Landscape Architect - Project Manager

Stantec

Charleston, SC

Start Date:

Stantec Opportunity!

https://bit.ly/3vQCqdW

Through design, we empower communities and help realize their potential. Our landscape architects create inspired spaces that reflect context and user needs along with our commitment to sustainability. We take a collaborative approach to design and believe that the best solutions are the product of diverse perspectives.

Your Opportunity
You are a senior contributor on our professional consulting services team and work independently to manage large projects of high complexity, and as a leader of a team or project through all phases of a project lifecycle. You will be planning and designing urban space, commercial, residential, roadway or green space projects. You will build new and foster existing relationships with clients and contractors as well as guide clients and teams through all phases or design and facilitate a smooth transition to an installed project.

You apply creative and detailed design principals, perfecting a landscape plan that fully accommodates a client’s desires and aesthetic tastes. You will work closely with clients, designers and construction staff, peer professionals, vendors and municipal agents to oversee the arc of a project to successful completion.

Your Key Responsibilities
• Responsible for planning, scheduling, conducting and coordinating the technical aspects of assigned projects.
• Manages and leads other team members while working on projects.
• May perform or assist Project Managers with invoicing, managing and monitoring financial performance of project budgets using PM dashboard access.
• Responsible for preparing plans and reports, writing proposals, budget monitoring and trend tracking.
• Responsible for completing tasks and delegating specific project tasks to other team members as appropriate.
• Ensures effective communication and coordination on projects between other project participants, including planners, architects, engineers, developers, contractors, and clients.
• Authority to sign and seal on design/plans and project forms for agencies and RFIs.
• Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Qualifications - External
Your Capabilities and Credentials
• Technical expert in all relevant areas of design and various design methods.
• Possesses excellent time management skills and has a thorough understanding of task assignment and schedule, budgeting, and efficient use of time and resources.
• Effective communicator and able to lead teams.
• Thorough understanding of codes, legal and design requirements in relevant jurisdictions.
• Proficient in relevant drafting/design software such as AutoCAD, SketchUp, Photoshop, InDesign, and Adobe Acrobat.

Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Landscape Architecture or related field & Licensed by state/province in Landscape Architecture or equivalent Licensure. Minimum of 10 years of experience.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Landscape Architect

Stantec

Charleston, SC

Start Date:

Please apply directly to this Link: bit.ly/3KqG1om -

Through design, we empower communities and help realize their potential. Our landscape architects create inspired spaces that reflect context and user needs along with our commitment to sustainability. We take a collaborative approach to design and believe that the best solutions are the product of diverse perspectives.

Your Opportunity
You are a senior contributor on our professional consulting services team and work independently to manage large projects of high complexity, and as a leader of a team or project through all phases of a project lifecycle. You will be planning and designing urban space, commercial, residential, roadway or green space projects. You will build new and foster existing relationships with clients and contractors as well as guide clients and teams through all phases or design and facilitate a smooth transition to an installed project.

You apply creative and detailed design principals, perfecting a landscape plan that fully accommodates a client’s desires and aesthetic tastes. You will work closely with clients, designers and construction staff, peer professionals, vendors and municipal agents to oversee the arc of a project to successful completion.

Your Key Responsibilities
Responsible for planning, scheduling, conducting and coordinating the technical aspects of assigned projects.
Manages and leads other team members while working on projects.
May perform or assist Project Managers with invoicing, managing and monitoring financial performance of project budgets using PM dashboard access.
Responsible for preparing plans and reports, writing proposals, budget monitoring and trend tracking.
Responsible for completing tasks and delegating specific project tasks to other team members as appropriate.
Ensures effective communication and coordination on projects between other project participants, including planners, architects, engineers, developers, contractors, and clients.
Authority to sign and seal on design/plans and project forms for agencies and RFIs.
Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials
Technical expert in all relevant areas of design and various design methods.
Possesses excellent time management skills and has a thorough understanding of task assignment and schedule, budgeting, and efficient use of time and resources.
Effective communicator and able to lead teams.
Thorough understanding of codes, legal and design requirements in relevant jurisdictions.
Proficient in relevant drafting/design software such as AutoCAD, SketchUp, Photoshop, InDesign, and Adobe Acrobat.

Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Landscape Architecture or related field & Licensed by state/province in Landscape Architecture or equivalent Licensure. Minimum of 7 years of experience.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Entry Level to Mid-Level Landscape Architect

Wood+Partners Inc.

Hilton Head Island, SC

Start Date:

Years of Experience: 2-4 Years

Compensation: Commensurate with Experience

Description:
Entry-Level Landscape Architect with 0-2 years’ experience and/or Mid-Level Landscape Architect with 2-4 years’ experience.
Wood+Partners Inc. (WP), an award winning firm on Hilton Head Island, SC, is seeking fun and creative landscape designers or landscape architects with proven construction documentation experience including illustrations and construction detailing, graphic skills, excellent communication and organization skills along with a positive attitude to join our team.

WP’s Mission is to Create Great Places. Celebrating over 34 Years of creating places that are memorable, beautiful, functional and authentic; Places that connect people with each other, their environment and the places they live. Our solutions are artful and practical while balancing the needs of People, Economics and the Environment. We have a family atmosphere that is engaging, fun and creative. We promote teamwork with a purpose that is focused on making a difference. Our culture inspires collaboration, innovation and growth through mentoring leading to exceptional results. Our portfolio includes projects from both private and public sector, comprised of community and resort planning, mixed-use commercial development, multi-family, institutions and university campus planning, urban design and streetscapes, and park planning.

Benefits: Additional benefits include 4 1/2-day work week, compensatory time, and health, dental and disability insurance programs.

Skills Required: Entry-Level Landscape Architect with 0-2 years’ experience and/or Mid-Level Landscape Architect with 2-4 years’ experience. Must be proficient with AutoCAD, Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office Suite. Additional programs such as ArcView for GIS applications and Sketch-up and Lumion and programs associated with graphics presentation, manipulation and enhancement are an added bonus. In addition to experience required, the ideal candidate should be able to thrive in a small-medium office environment and work independently at times.

Education Requirements: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

Travel Required: No.

Submit resume with work examples via Email to jkeideth@woodandpartners.com.

Website: http://www.woodandpartners.com/

Landscape Designer III

SeamonWhitside

Mount Pleasant

Start Date:

SeamonWhiteside is in search of an ambitious and talented professional to serve as a Landscape Designer III in a fast-paced environment in our growing Mount Pleasant, SC Office.

SW+ is seeking a Landscape Designer III with 3 - 5+ years of professional experience in a design office, post-graduation. The ideal candidate will support projects whiles playing a significant role in project delivery within SW+. This position will assist the LA team on all phases of projects that includes initial site investigations to public engagement and construction administration services. They will also be responsible for managing smaller projects and leading the design effort on them. The Land Planner III will prepare deliverables including base maps (utilizing Auto Cad and GIS), cost estimates, construction documents (plans and specifications) and reports. This position will work to develop hand and computer renderings (details, plans, cross-sections, perspective renderings). Will work with assigned project team and others regarding project work as necessary. As a project manager, the LP III will work on master planning through detailed design activities.

About Us

Since the company’s beginning in 1985, we’ve blended the disciplines of civil engineering and landscape architecture from concept to completion to create places of legacy and inspiration for our clients, community and family. There is a big difference in how engineers and landscape architects visualize a project. At SW+ we approach every plan from both points of view, working together to create a successfully integrated venture. In our world, that’s a good thing.

With the goal of being the best design firm in the region, the SW+ leadership team continues to attract the brightest talent, each with a unique expertise in one of the many facets of land design. SW+ has a diverse portfolio at a variety of scales in both the public and private sector including mixed-use commercial developments, urban and suburban multifamily, healthcare, office, high-end resort, and parks and recreation projects.

With over 100+ employees, and offices in Mount Pleasant, Greenville, Summerville, and Spartanburg, SC as well as Charlotte, NC, SW+ inspires employees to stand behind its tagline, of designing innovative spaces that enrich lives and leave a legacy for future generations.

Company culture is at the core of who we are. SW+ offers a mentorship program and other professional growth opportunities. In addition, company-sponsored events, such as golf tournaments, sports teams, and happy hours, along with philanthropic endeavors provide opportunities throughout the year to lift morale and strengthen bonds between coworkers.

Minimum Requirements:

Portfolio: Must be submitted along with a resume
Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture
Experience: 3 – 5+ years’ experience in a professional design office

Desired Skills:

 Member is American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) or other Professional/ Community Organizations
 Ability to identify problems in the field
 Exceptional AutoCAD technical drawing and digital production skills
 Proficiency in 3D modelling and rendering skills (Lumion, Sketchup, or similar preferred)
 Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
 Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
 Ability to mentor other Land Planners
 Proficiency in red line comments on projects
 Proficiency with time management to include meeting deadlines
 Proficiency with tracking personal project time while understanding profit and billable hours
 Excellent written, verbal, and graphic communication skills
 Strong organizational and project management skills
 Positive attitude and strong work ethic
 Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
 Excellent interpersonal skills - ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels
 Ability to be both creative and analytical
 Positive, solution-oriented attitude
 Detail-oriented and accurate
 Ability to work in a team environment

SW+ Benefits

 Flexible schedule (Life/Work Balance)
 10 Company paid holidays
 100% Company-paid dental, STD, LTD, and term life insurance
 Paid cellular plan
 Vacation, sick, and personal leave
 Medical, low-cost vision, additional voluntary term life, accident, critical illness and cancer insurance
 401K with employer match
 Health Savings Account/ Flexible Spending Plan
 Wellness Program


SeamonWhiteside is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

Landscape Designer II

SeamonWhiteside

Mount Pleasant, SC

Start Date:

SeamonWhiteside is in search of an ambitious and talented professional to serve as a Landscape Designer II in a fast-paced environment in our growing Mount Pleasant, SC Office.

SW+ is seeking a Landscape Designer II with 2-5+ years of professional experience in a design office, post-graduation. The ideal candidate will support projects whiles playing a significant role in project delivery within SW+. This position will assist the LA team on all phases of projects that includes initial site investigations to public engagement and construction administration services. They will also be responsible for managing smaller projects and leading the design effort on them. The Landscape Designer II will prepare deliverables including base maps (utilizing Auto Cad and GIS), cost estimates, construction documents (plans and specifications) and reports. This position will work to develop hand and computer renderings (details, plans, cross-sections, perspective renderings). Will work with assigned project team and others regarding project work as necessary. As a project manager, the LD II will work on master planning through detailed design activities.

About Us

Since the company’s beginning in 1985, we’ve blended the disciplines of civil engineering and landscape architecture from concept to completion to create places of legacy and inspiration for our clients, community, and family. There is a big difference in how engineers and landscape architects visualize a project. At SW+ we approach every plan from both points of view, working together to create a successfully integrated venture. In our world, that’s a good thing.

With the goal of being the best design firm in the region, the SW+ leadership team continues to attract the brightest talent, each with a unique expertise in one of the many facets of land design. SW+ has a diverse portfolio at a variety of scales in both the public and private sector including mixed-use commercial developments, urban and suburban multifamily, healthcare, office, high-end resort, and parks and recreation projects.

With over 100+ employees, and offices in Mount Pleasant, Greenville, Summerville, and Spartanburg, SC as well as Charlotte, NC, SW+ inspires employees to stand behind its tagline, of designing innovative spaces that enrich lives and leave a legacy for future generations.

Company culture is at the core of who we are. SW+ offers a mentorship program and other professional growth opportunities. In addition, company-sponsored events, such as golf tournaments, sports teams, and happy hours, along with philanthropic endeavors provide opportunities throughout the year to lift morale and strengthen bonds between coworkers.

Minimum Requirements:

Portfolio: Must be submitted along with a resume
Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture
Experience: 2 – 5+ years’ experience in a professional design office

Desired Skills:
 Member is American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) or other Professional/ Community Organizations
 Exceptional AutoCAD technical drawing and digital production skills
 Proficiency in 3D modelling and rendering skills (Lumion, Sketchup, or similar preferred)
 Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
 Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
 Proven experience with construction detailing and construction documentation
 Exceptional graphic presentation skills including hand drawing and high-quality illustrations
 Ability to mentor other Land Planners
 Proficiency in red line comments on projects
 Proficiency in time management to include meeting deadlines
 Proficiency in tracking personal project time while understanding profit and billable hours
 Strong organizational and project management skills
 Excellent written, verbal, and graphic communication skills
 Positive attitude and strong work ethic
 Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
 Excellent interpersonal skills - Ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels
 Ability to be both creative and analytical
 Positive, solution-oriented attitude
 Detail-oriented and accurate

SW+ Benefits

 Flexible schedule (Life/Work Balance)
 10 Company paid holidays
 100% Company-paid dental, STD, LTD, and term life insurance
 Paid cellular plan
 Vacation, sick, and personal leave
 Medical, low-cost vision, additional voluntary term life, accident, critical illness, and cancer insurance
 401K with employer match
 Health Savings Account/ Flexible Spending Plan
 Wellness Program

SeamonWhiteside is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.