Landscape Architectural Designer / Landscape Architect

  • Blondies Treehouse Inc.
  • 29 Jul, 2019
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Job Description

J. Mendoza Gardens (JMG) is a design/build landscape architecture firm that provides solutions to projects of all scales. Our work ranges from city roof tops to large scale, multilevel mixed use developments. We consistently strive to utilize diverse plant palettes within site-specific designs. Every project tries to balance restrictive weight allowances, climate variations and regulatory hurdles while paying strong attention to color, texture and composition.

JMG is seeking a self-motivated leader with a minimum of 5+ years experience in an urban environment. Our ideal candidate must possess extensive design and construction management experience, in a supervisory capacity, as well as detailed construction documentation skills.  Potential incumbents will be involved in initiating inventory and analysis, leading design development phasing, including authoring design and construction proposals/bids for projects of varying scales and coordinating with our in-house construction division and our team of sub-contractors. Excellent written, verbal and graphic communication skills are essential. Additional experience in cost estimating, construction administration or horticulture is a plus.

The ideal candidate has a strong eye for form & composition, detail oriented, solution driven individual who possesses knowledge related to the design and construction of landscape elements utilized in rooftop garden and on-grade construction. Selected candidate will work directly with principals, clients, plant purchasers and junior designers in the design, detailing and coordination of numerous projects.

Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe CS, Microsoft Office Suite are required. A working knowledge of Rhino 3D & V-Ray is highly desired.

Education requirements: Applicants must hold a Bachelor and/or Master’s degree in landscape architecture from an accredited program.

Professional registration in New York State is highly desired. Experienced plantsmanship is a plus

Please provide resume/cv in pdf format and a digital portfolio of selected works.