Landscape Architect/Designer – Connecticut

Job ID: 5801
Title: Landscape Architect/Designer
State: Connecticut
Zip Code: 06604
Country: United States
Category: Landscape Architects
Years of Experience: 2-4 Years
Compensation:      N/A
Description: Landscape architect/designer, passionate about the profession, with 2-4 years experience, needed to fill an immediate position for a small, but growing landscape architecture studio. We are an award winning firm committed to design excellence and to environmental stewardship on every project- whether corporate, institutional, public or a private residence. Our office is located in a unique industrial loft space, in historic Bijou Square in downtown Bridgeport, CT., walk able from Metro North Railroad.
Skills Required: Candidates will have a full range of project experience from schematic design through contract documentation. Some project administration helpful.The successful candidate will demonstrate creative, intelligent design skills as well as effective graphic presentation skills including hand drawing and rendering in addition to a proficiency in 3D computer modeling and rendering skills.Must be enthusiastic and personable, have a great work ethic, be team-oriented, be able to think critically, be detail oriented, work efficiently, be organized and adapt quickly to changing priorities and deadlines.Requirements include:

  • BLA / BSLA from an accredited landscape architecture program
  • 2 years minimum experience in a professional office, with commitment to becoming a registered Landscape Architect
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD or Vectorworks Landmark 12(preferred) but will allow for learning curve
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite, MS office, Google Sketchup and/ or other 3D modeling programs
  • Development of presentation drawings and PPT presentations
  • Development of detailed Construction Documents including proficiency in grading/drainage problems, construction detailing and strong working knowledge of northeast plant materials
  • Ability to self-edit work and command a high level of accuracy
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Be able to muli-task and to “hit the ground running”
  • Candidates with technology and social media skills are preferred
Education Requirements: BLA/ BSLA: Candidate must have a degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited college or university program .Please submit cover letter with salary requirements, resume and work samples in a compressed format  to :Lisa@artemisLA.comNo links to external sites please.This is not an entry level position. Recent graduates without required professional experience should not apply to this position.



Travel Required: No
Date Posted: December 31, 2012


Job Contact Information
Artemis Landscape Architects, Inc.
Lisa Weise
277 Fairfield Ave
Bridgeport , CT 06604