Entry Level Landscape Architect

Posted: 09/21/2021

An award winning multi-disciplinary Midwest engineering firm with offices in Quincy & Galesburg Illinois, Hannibal & Columbia Missouri and Burlington, Davenport & Pella Iowa, is seeking a key team member in our Quincy office to serve in our Civil/Site/Recreation Department.   The candidate will support our team by providing research, preliminary design drawings, construction documents and presentation graphics.  A passion for design, willingness to learn, willingness to collaborate within a team, and exceptional communication skills are essential to be effective in this role.
 
Position Requirements:
 Demonstrated proficiencies in the following: 

  • Proficient with AutoCAD and presentation software
  • Ability to review and analyze GIS data, and field data collection.
  • Demonstrated ability to create presentation graphics utilizing electronic media (drawing, image editing, and/or 3D animation) using computer and/or hand generated sketches.
  • Proficiency in written and verbal communication.
  • Evaluating site conditions and being able to apply findings to the design.
  • Ability to collaborate with a diverse project team.
  • Translate ideas from sketches, plans, specifications and written/verbal instruction into complete and accurate construction documents.
  • Understand and apply Department standards and procedures.
  • Organize, prioritize, and independently perform work assignments.
  • Support multiple projects with deadlines in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Understanding of construction means and methods (construction detailing, assembling drawings, etc.).
 A four-year degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited university is required. 

The salary is negotiable and includes an excellent benefits package.  The firm is proud to be an EEO/AA M/F/V/D employer.