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Junior Landscape Architect Technologist, Landscape Architecture

POSITION DESCRIPTION

WSP is currently seeking for a Junior Landscape Architect Technologist for our Landscape, Infrastructure group. This position is based in our Edmonton office, reporting to the Manager, Landscape Architect. The successful candidate will work within a fast-pace, multi-disciplinary team for completion of planning and conceptual design through to construction administration services for a wide variety of landscape architectural projects in the private, public and institutional sectors.

Responsibilities

  • Preparation of conceptual design and construction-level digital drawings, including cost estimating;
  • Construction management and contract administration services including site inspections;
  • Coordination with clients, consultants and contractors on production and design-related issues; and
  • Other duties as assigned.
Location: 
WSP Canada Inc
Suite 1200, 10909 Jasper Ave
Edmonton, AB T5J 3L9
Canada
Education: 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diploma in Landscape Architectural Technology or University Degree in Landscape Architecture or combination of related education and experience;
  • 1+ year of work experience in a consulting environment.  A background in public and/or institutional sectors will also be considered;
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license and vehicle are required; mileage will be compensated;
  • Experience in construction management, production of contract documents, and the contract administration process.  Field experience is considered an asset;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, professional attitude and ability to coordinate and communicate with clients, contractors and various professional disciplines;
  • Knowledge of local landscape conditions, drawings and construction standards is preferable; and
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Word and Excel are required.  Experience with PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Suite and Google Sketch-Up, as well as hand-drawing skills, will be considered as strong assets.
Contact: 
Keyur Shah
Phone: 
(587) 489-0279
Attachments: 
Project: Westminster Pier Park
Landscape Architect / Firm: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.
Location: New Westminster, British Columbia
Photo Credit: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.