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Landscape Architect

Landscape Architect

Vancouver, BC

Donohoe Design is seeking an experienced Landscape Architect who is resourceful, inquisitive, conscientious, driven, personable, and has superior problem-solving skills.   

For a decade, Donohoe Design has been creating gardens for higher-end single family homes throughout the Greater Vancouver area. Our focus is to develop architecturally strong, multi-sensory gardens that are empathetic to the client’s needs. We take the time to build a trusting relationships with our clients to ensure that we create a fresh, unique design that connects our clients to their landscape.  

At Donohoe Design, we offer a work environment that is unique.  At our office in historic Gastown, we offer a flexible work day and week, options to work remotely, competitive hourly wages, significant independence and encouragement and support to grow within your career. We honour an atmosphere where the ‘work/lifestyle balance’ isn’t just a slogan, yet you will take pride in the work that we accomplish together. Donohoe Design has many exciting upcoming projects, and we look forward to bringing in a fresh perspective to these designs.

Location: 
Donohoe Design
205-402 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 1T6
Canada
Education: 

Education:

  • A university undergraduate or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture or an equivalent design field, with full membership registration with the BCSLA
Experience: 

Experience:

  • 5-10 Years’ experience
  • Excellent computer skills with Vectorworks, Sketch-Up (or alternative 3D modeling program such as 3D Max or Lumion), and the Adobe Creative Suite; 
  • Ability to create construction drawing packages, including drainage, grading, and construction details;
  • Excellent local plant and landscape maintenance knowledge;
  • Experience with cost estimating, and fee budgeting; 
  • Familiarity with municipal permitting practices;
  • Project management experience, and thorough knowledge of materials and landscape construction practices;
  • A communicative, affable personality, and the ability to lead meetings with the client or contractor;
  • A dynamic and adventurous approach to design;
  • Overseas studies or work experience is warmly welcomed. 

Please send a C.V. and digital portfolio to: ryan@donohoedesign.com 

Thank you for considering Donohoe Design for the future of your career.

 

Contact: 
Ryan Donohoe
Phone: 
(778) 233-7891
Project: Westminster Pier Park
Landscape Architect / Firm: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.
Location: New Westminster, British Columbia
Photo Credit: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.