Landscape Architect / Designer – Atlanta


The Atlanta office of Lord Aeck Sargent is looking for a highly motivated individual with landscape architecture and urban design/planning experience to support a wide range of projects within the firm. The ideal candidate would have excellent communication skills, a good sense of humor and ability to work well both independently and collaboratively with many people at all levels of the firm.

Minimum Requirements:
Must have one to two years of landscape design/production experience (including internships) in a design office environment.

Professional degree in Landscape Architecture from accredited college or university – Professional registration not required.

Experience producing construction documents and specifications for landscape architecture projects, including hardscape, landscape, grading, construction details and planting design.

Must be comfortable in community and public settings and in collaborative design environments.

Strong CAD or Revit skills a must

Additional software skills required including LandFX, Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp and Microsoft Office.

Hand drawing, presentation rendering and site planning abilities.

In addition to Landscape Architecture, candidate must demonstrate experience and strong interest in Urban Design.

Additional interests should include Community Planning, Architecture and Higher Education Campus Planning.

Desired Personality Traits:
Design-focused, methodical, meticulous, process-oriented, yet open to change and motivated by innovation.

Great collaborator and communicator – excellent verbal and written skills are important.

Ambitious self-starter with get-it-done attitude who strives for results and performs well under pressure.

Career Oriented.

Good sense of humor.

At Lord Aeck Sargent, we strive to make a positive difference in the built environment. Our mission is to provide innovative, responsive design – coupled with cutting-edge technological expertise and exceptional service – to our clients. As an award-winning design firm, we strive to maintain the high standard of excellence our clients have come to expect of us. To do this we rely heavily upon, and invest significantly in, the success of our employees. Across our market sectors and six offices, we promote a collaborative, diverse environment that is at once challenging, stimulating, supportive, and fun.

Lord Aeck Sargent provides our employees with ongoing learning opportunities, great benefits and a team-centered environment. We encourage our employees to discover and develop their own particular talents, skills, and interests in order to reach their own full potential. We believe that the key to our success as a firm is the personal and professional growth of the women and men who serve our clients every day.

Lord Aeck Sargent offers competitive salaries and strong personal and professional benefit packages including:

Personal Benefits:
Medical, Prescription & Discount Vision Coverage

Dental Insurance

Dependent/Child Care Spending Accounts

Medical Spending Accounts

401(k) with Company Match

Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance

Life Insurance (Employee and Family)

Paid Personal Leave

Professional Benefits:
Internal and External Continuing Education Opportunities

Professional Memberships Reimbursement

Reimbursement of Professional Registration fees upon successful registration

Building/Design Product Lunches

Project Site Tours

Company-Wide Social Gatherings

Lord Aeck Sargent is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Affirmative Action.

Attention Applicants: If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, please let us know. Likewise, if you are limited in the ability to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, we will determine an alternate way for you to apply. Please contact bshorthouse@lordaecksargent.com or Beth Shorthouse at 404-253-1488 for assistance with an accommodation.

Please upload all resumes and portfolios to the Careers web page at www.lordaecksargent.com/about/careers/

Applicants must submit digital resume AND portfolio


Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2016

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