Andrea Cochran Landscape Architecture is seeking an energetic and focused Senior Project Manager/Designer for their San Francisco design studio. Our award winning Landscape Architecture practice works regionally, nationally and globally and is seeking a talented, highly motivated Senior Designer to join their team.
This individual will have a minimum of 8 years of experience (not including internships) and has led mid-large landscape architectural projects by fostering strong conceptual thinking as well as organizing, executing and coordinating those projects. Must have leadership skills that create collaborative teams with the ability to engage in mentorship and professional guidance. In addition, must have a deep understanding of project process from concept to construction administration and the technical aspects that are intrinsic to leading successful projects.
Experience with commercial, institutional and residential design.
Experience in preparing specifications, materials, and estimated costs.
Must have prepared documents for permit submittal and for bidding and construction.
Expertise in coordinating and submitting drawings to local government agencies with experience in participating in planning commission and other jurisdictional hearings.
Demonstrated experience working through entire project process from concept to construction completion.
Must have conducted periodic on-site observation of work during construction and oversight of compliance and plans.
Must have demonstrated design ability with landscape hardscape; pool and custom furniture; fence and gate design (water feature and metal work are a plus).
Experience participating in client meetings, contract coordination and development of requirements and specifications.
Expertise in managing project costs and budget in order to reach revenue and profit targets.
Familiarity with California Building Code and Accessibility Requirements related to landscape architecture
Excellent verbal and written communications skills that include ability to work with diverse clients and teams of designers.
Proven experience working on different scales of multiple fast-track projects with conflicting deadlines.
Master of Landscape Architecture or Architecture
Licensed Landscape Architect or Architect is a plus.
Proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite (Acrobat, Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop) and Microsoft Office Suite.
Experienced with hand sketching/rendering
Knowledge of Sketchup, REVIT, 3DStudio Max and/or Rhino is a plus.
Ability to travel domestically and internationally.
Please include a PDF (no more than 4MB) with examples of your most relevant work. If portfolio is larger than 4MB, provide a link to view/download your work.
Andrea Cochran Landscape Architecture is located in beautiful Mission Bay district of San Francisco. We are an equal opportunity employer and we offer benefits including health, vision, dental, flexible spending plan and employer contributing 401k plan.
Please send your resume and portfolio via email (NO PHONE CALLS) with the subject line: “Senior Project Manager” to firstname.lastname@example.org