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Above & Beyond Landscaping Ltd Landscape Architect/Designer Contract in Toronto, ON

Above & Beyond Landscaping Ltd

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Landscape Architect/Designer
Location:
Toronto, ON

Mid sized landscape construction company seeking a landscape designer. Conduct preliminary studies of the site (including contours, soil, ecology, buildings,…

Mid sized landscape construction company seeking a landscape designer. We work with several custom home builders and would like someone who is enthusiastic and energetic to join our team. Individual will need to be knowledgeable with modern trends and landscaping products.

Individual must be able to:

  • oversee the design of a variety of projects, including custom home development and urban regeneration schemes
  • establish general landscape requirements with clients
  • conduct preliminary studies of the site (including contours, soil, ecology, buildings, roads, heritage)
  • assess a site’s potential to meet the client’s specifications
  • carry out environmental impact assessments
  • accurately prepare and present detailed plans and working drawings of the re-design of the new site, including applications, construction details and specifications for the project using computer-aided design (CAD) packages or similar design software
  • present proposals to clients, deal with enquiries and negotiate any amendments to the final design
  • match the client’s wishes with your knowledge of what will work best
  • contact and coordinate manufacturers and suppliers
  • carry out site visits
  • ensure deadlines are met
  • liaise with other professionals on the project
  • monitor and check work on-site
  • generate new business opportunities.

Education:

College or University degree in Landscape architecture/design or equivalent

Job Type: Contract

Required experience:

  • Landscape Design: 2 years
  • Landscape Architecture: 2 years

Required license or certification:

  • Driver’s Licence

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-05
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