Job Opportunity for for a Senior Landscape Designer in Newport Beach

October 24, 2016 in Job Opportunities by Patricia Jennex

Headquartered in Los Angeles, NDH Search Worldwide is a leading recruiting firm for the design, architecture, and engineering communities around the globe.

NDH Search has a current opportunity for a Senior Landscape Designer for their client, Lifescapes International, Inc., located in Newport Beach, CA:

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Our client, Lifescapes International, Inc., is one of the world’s leading landscape architectural design firms and is currently seeking to add a Senior Landscape Designer to their talented team of landscape architects.

They are a successful firm that has over the past five decades designed many celebrated, recognizable and award winning garden environments around the world. Their portfolio of work includes commercial, hospitality, residential, and roofscapes representing clients from casinos, resort and retail companies in the United States and worldwide.

Overview:

The ideal candidate has a degree in landscape architecture and minimum 5-7 years of relevant experience. They will be enthusiastic and passionate towards the pursuit of planting design and will be a horticultural expert. They will have the ability to create and oversee the installation of exceptional garden environments and emulate the company’s well-known vision of excellence. They will be able to coordinate with contractors in the field, and adapt to a variety of environmental and thematic considerations. The ideal candidate is required to have a solid working knowledge of plant materials. The position may require extensive travel both domestically and internationally.

Desired Skill Set:

  • Working technical knowledge preferred of Landscape Architecture, Architecture
  • Conceptual design on both master plan and detail scales
  • Clear understanding of technical / construction documents, plans, sections, elevations, construction details
  • Experience with field art direction / quality control
  • Enthusiastic, high energy
  • Passionate about horticultural design
  • Accustomed to dynamic, fast paced design studio environment
  • Great communication skills

Education and Licensure:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture or Architecture

Firm provides:

  • A dynamic work environment with possibility for professional advancement
  • Full medical, vision and dental coverage
  • Generous vacation package, plus more
  • Optional 401k plan

Please do not contact our client directly.

Please contact: Brenda Mathews 510.316.7282 or at brenda.mathews@ndhsearch.com or Nancy Horne 323.464.6494 xt 101 or at nancy.horne@ndhsearch.com for more information and to submit your resume.

For more about NDH Search, please visit: ndhsearch.com

Job Opportunity for a Landscape Architect/Designer in Beverly Hills

October 24, 2016 in Job Opportunities by Patricia Jennex

Headquartered in Los Angeles, NDH Search Worldwide is a leading recruiting firm for the design, architecture, and engineering communities around the globe.

NDH Search has a current opportunity for a Landscape Architect/Designer for their client, Christine London, Ltd., in Beverly Hills, CA:

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Our client, Christine London, Ltd., is a renowned landscape design firm that is seeking an experienced Landscape Architect/Designer to join their team.

This successful firm prides itself on designing compelling, beautiful, functional environments that enable and inspire people to live well. Their studio culture is based on collaboration, mutual respect, and a shared belief in the transformative influence that quality design can have on our lives. They particularly value the productive and engaging relationships that result from client and design team collaborations.

The ideal candidate has 5+ years’ related experience, is dedicated and passionate towards the pursuit of design excellence and professional growth, enjoys collaboration, has a positive self start attitude and possesses outstanding design skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Project Designer, collaboration with principal in concept development and design features
  • Project Management, coordination with contractors and consultants, from bidding to completion and coordination with clients, from schematic design to completion
  • Preparing presentation packages, sketching schematic design, delegating and managing drawings
  • Preparing construction documents, design development – details and delegating and managing drawings

Desired Skill Set:

  • Conceptual design on both master plan and detail scales
  • AutoCAD – proficient in CAD with clear understanding of technical drawings – plans, sections and elevations.
  • Project Management – both onsite and administrative
  • Perspective Drawing – strong rendering skills for master plans, perspectives, elevations and sections.
  • SketchUp is a plus – graphic renderings and presentation.
  • Adobe Creative Suite – Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign
  • Good communication skills

Please do not contact our client directly.

Please contact: Brenda Mathews 510.316.7282 or at brenda.mathews@ndhsearch.com or Nancy Horne 323.464.6494 xt 101 or at nancy.horne@ndhsearch.com for more information and to submit your resume.

For more about NDH Search, please visit: ndhsearch.com