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Landscape Design & Project Coordinator

Fossil Project Services is a leading landscape construction company that has built some of Vancouver’s most spectacular outdoor spaces. We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and conscientious individual with the right skills to join our team in the role of Landscape Design & Project Coordinator. The primary function of the role is to create and update technical drawings, co-ordinate material orders and delivery to several construction projects and provide fast and effective problem solving to challenges that arise.

Hours: 7:30am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday
Vacation: Two weeks paid vacation + one week closed over Christmas
Health and dental benefits after 6 months

Location: 
Fossil Project Services Ltd.
1136 Franklin Street
Vancouver, BC V6A 1J6
Canada
Education: 

·  Landscape Architecture Technologist Certificate or similar design/drafting qualification


Experience: 

Selection Criteria

  • Advanced knowledge of Auto Cad and SketchUp
  • Manage the purchase and delivery of construction materials (researching prices, getting quotes, ordering, tracking delivery) from existing and new suppliers
  • Overseeing timeliness, accuracy and quality of all construction material and product deliveries
  • Ability to perform accurate take-offs for materials from plans or site
  • Experience in creating ‘As Built’ plans (including lighting, irrigation, drainage, gas and site services) from drawings and site visits
  • Ability to take accurate measurements from construction sites and translate them to a working master drawing
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities and work to deadlines
  • Great communication skills and able to work with a wide range of personalities and positions.

Desirable 

  • General knowledge of horticulture and plant identification
  • Knowledge of local City Bylaws and building code
  • Landscape Architecture Technologist Certificate or similar design/drafting qualification

 

Contact: 
Andrew Harvey
Fax: 
(604) 709-8426
Phone: 
(604) 709-8426
Project: Westminster Pier Park
Landscape Architect / Firm: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.
Location: New Westminster, British Columbia
Photo Credit: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.