Landscape Architect in Detroit, MI at GPAC

Date Posted: 4/19/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Specific Job Responsibilities

  • Perform all phases of the design process including: site measurements, initial concepts, drafting, construction documents, 3D modeling, submittals & permitting, hard scape and plant material selection, and attend client meetings and presentation w/Sales Lead
  • Organization of project materials & information according to Design Process
  • Ensure accurate field verifications, measurements and analysis
  • Coordination with sales team, clients & vendors
  • Generating new vendors and sub-contractors through networking, online research, and referrals
  • Researching new products (online or at Design Centers)

Qualifications Requirements

  • Minimum of 5+ years' experience and degree in landscape architecture required
  • Proficiency in the following programs is a must: AutoCAD, Photoshop, Sketch-up (or similar 3D programs), In-Design, Illustrator, Excel and other MS Office programs
  • Hand sketching abilities required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to be organized, proactive, and prioritize multiple tasks both independently and with the team

Benefits

  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Paid continuing education classes

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.