Curb Design Landscape Designer Seasonal Temporary in Calgary, AB

Curb Design

Branch Calgary AB CA

Landscape Designer Seasonal
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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