Senior Landscape Architect

Your Opportunity: Stantec; one of the Country’s leading Landscape Architecture, Planning, and Urban Design firms, is seeking a full time Senior Landscape Architect for our Boston studio.

Whether it’s an urban park, a commercial center, or a residential neighborhood, we bring together the places that make communities feel like home. This is a place where great ideas and rewarding careers can really take off.

Stantec’s North American Landscape Architecture Team consists of over 240 multi-disciplinary designers with expertise in all aspects of the built environment where beauty and function are combined with market demands and sustainability. Through analysis, planning, and design, we create inspired landscapes that reflect context, user needs and respond to local environments. We create spaces and places that are functional, innovative, inspiring and attractive. These spaces are the threads and the centers of our built environment and provide the backbone of our communities, providing public and private amenities, recreational facilities and spaces for daily life.

We connect the people, places, and resources that take a project from concept to reality. The Boston Studio is a client-centered, business casual, friendly, but fast-paced environment to work in. We offer a collaborative work environment and encourage research and development and creativity and innovation. Stantec Landscape Architecture continues to evolve and is firmly committed to design excellence.

Your Duties: We are seeking a Senior Landscape Architect to work in our Boston office. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary design team including site planners, architects, engineers, scientists, real estate experts and urban designers. This is a leadership position with responsibility for design excellence and project management, client development and maintenance and staff mentoring and development. You would have a lead role in in-house design sessions, design review and staff oversight. We would expect you to demonstrate a commitment to learn as well as fostering a learning environment with our group. The role would involve Client interaction and representation of our practice for projects, project pursuits and promotional events and business development in collaboration with our practice leadership including participation on strategic pursuits and proposals.

This position also provides the opportunity to participate in and be an important part of a national practice, with over 240 Landscape Architects in numerous offices across North America.

Stantec employees receive a full benefits package including 401k, full medical insurance, employee stock purchase, paid vacation, and paid professional licensure and other relevant accreditations.

Your Capabilities and Credentials:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accredited Landscape Architecture program is required.
  • The preferred candidate should be a Registered Landscape Architect in the State of MA and should have 7+ years of full-time work experience in a similar fast paced and detail oriented office environment.
  • Candidates should have a strong working knowledge of AutoCAD and graphic oriented software programs, but more importantly should possess a desire for quality design and a focus on the required research and analysis needed to execute high quality projects.

Personal traits:

We are seeking somebody with excellent design, graphic, computer, written and verbal communication skills who is comfortable managing complex projects and providing design leadership on a wide variety of projects.

We expect excellent creative thinking and design abilities, an ability to integrate sustainable design in urban and suburban context, and a familiarity with contemporary landscape architecture – peers, trends, research, and transformational projects.

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Stantec is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Stantec will provide reasonable accommodation to all applicants and employees. Please contact our Helpline at (855) 917-7440 or email access@stantec.com if you need an accommodation to complete the application process.

Company: Stantec

Date: Sun, 08 Jan 2017

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