Landscape Designer

Education Requirements:  Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture (or equivalent Certificate)

Years of experience:  3 to 5 years of office experience after completing education requirements stated above.

Description:  BAY TREE DESIGN is seeking a talented Landscape Designer to join our creative team.Our projects include schoolyards, community centers, parks, urban agriculture, housing and private gardens. It is our ambition and passion to design and build sustainable public spaces that stand the test of time.

Our firm seeks balance between the personal and professional lives of our staff. We are open to candidates that are seeking a flexible schedule.

The ideal candidate has passion for sustainable and community oriented-landscapes, is flexible about job tasks, is eager to learn new aspects of the profession, enjoys taking on responsibility, and will adapt quickly to our collaborative and collegial small team.

Requirements:   Position requires solid design skills and effective communication skills. Efficient and accurate production capabilities are a must. Must be comfortable in Mac environment. Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, 3-D modeling programs and ability to communicate design ideas through sketching and drawing is required. Experience in a landscape architecture office that includes work on design development and construction documents are a must.

Responsibilities:  The position will have a heavy emphasis on document production in AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite programs.  Specific duties for this position include:

  • Providing general support in all phases of planning, design and construction

  • Assistance in preparation of planning and design presentation graphics

  • 3-D modeling for presentations, promotional material, and design studies

  • An integral role in the preparation of construction drawings

  • Materials and fabrication research

  • Maintenance of accurate, current and well-organized project files

Additionally, any experience in writing, working in a design/build practice, or any other computer software relevant to the practice of landscape architecture will be considered favorably.

Hourly wage and benefits are commensurate with experience. 

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Email a cover letter, resume and portfolio examples as PDF attachments not exceeding 8 MB to
with LANDSCAPE DESIGNER POSITION in the subject header.  No phone calls please.