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Curb Design Landscape Designer Seasonal Temporary in Calgary, AB

Curb Design

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Landscape Designer Seasonal
Location:
Calgary, AB

Proficient use of Landscape Design Programs (ex. Curb Design is look for a Seasonal Landscape Designer. Design landscape construction projects ranging from $5k…

Curb Design is look for a Seasonal Landscape Designer. Major Responsibilities of this job would be:

- Design landscape construction projects ranging from $5k to in excess of $100k

- Aid in estimating landscape construction projects ranging from $5k to in excess of $1M

- Review construction drawings, attend site meetings and perform quantity take-offs

- Lead negotiations with professional consultants and contractors in settling project details

- Support various project teams providing conceptual designs, scope development, bid requirements and contractual language

- Prepare handoff packages for field staff, outlining project specifics and material lists

- Managing document control including change orders, billing, field production tracking, purchasing documentation and contract administration

- Knowledge of current Alberta Building Code, and Builder’s Lien Act

- Familiarity with budgets/goals; ensure targets are met

- Strong adherence to safety policy and protocol

- Aligning with company culture and Core Values

- Additional duties as required

Knowledge & Experience:

- 3 + years of Landscape Design experience and/or Landscape Sales Experience

- Post secondary education: Diploma or Degree in Landscape Design/Architecture, Engineering or Construction

- Completely fluent in the Microsoft Office Suite of programs

- Ability to read, interpret and analyze construction drawings for multiple trades especially landscape

- Proficient use of Landscape Design Programs (ex. Realtime Landscaping, Dynascape, etc.)

- Strong Math, Reading, Writing and Oral communication skills

- Valid Class 5 driver’s license or higher

- Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast paced environment

- High level of customer service skills

- Ability to work independently and as part of a team

- Some skills may be tested at time of interview

Working conditions:

- 45-55 Hours per week on average with regular evening and weekend work for estimating and meeting with clients

- Motivated, energetic team player with an attention to detail and great work ethic

- Previous construction experience an asset

Physical demands that apply:

Standing Walking Sitting Repetitive motion Computer tasks

Job Type: Full-time

Local candidates only:

  • Calgary, AB

Required experience:

  • Landscape Designer: 3 years

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-12-10
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