Assistant Landscape Architect - York

Job Title: Assistant Landscape Architect - York
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: York, North Yorkshire
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH23205_1490007519
Contact Name: Josh Blanchard
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Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Graduate Landscape Architect - York

My client is a planning and environmental consultancy looking to grow their landscape architecture team in York. The successful candidate will be supporting the existing team in the preparation of landscape design, LVIA and public realm design amongst other projects.

Who you are:

  • A relevant degree
  • A desire to achieve chartership
  • 1+ years' experience of working in Landscape Architecture
  • Good report writing skills
  • Strong knowledge of AutoCAD, Adobe Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Excellent landscape design skills
  • Knowledge of the UK Planning System

Main Duties:

  • Assistance with design and presentation material utilising Sketch-up, Adobe Suites and AutoCAD
  • Preparation of base plans
  • Assistance with Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIA) for a wide range of development types, including base line data and figures
  • Writing reports and providing inputs to fee proposals and other technical documents
  • Preparation of 2D and 3D graphics material for inclusion in design work, LVIA, Landscape assessment and other landscape-related reports
  • Undertaking fieldwork at development sites throughout the UK
  • Communicating with colleagues, clients, sub-contractors, manufacturers, consultees and other organisations
  • Ability to work as part of a team and the confidence to also work on own initiative when required
  • Managing your own time and work effectively
  • Managing projects to agreed budgets and programme
  • Attend meetings with Landscape Architects and take notes and minutes where required
  • Ensure efficient use of Company resources to deliver project outcomes
  • Support design team to innovate and deliver high quality contemporary design solutions to projects

To find out more, call Josh Blanchard on 01202 888986 today!