Senior Staff Landscape Designer

Future Green Studio Future Green Studio Employer:
Brooklyn, NY, USLocation:
Wed, Apr 23 '14Posted on:

Dynamic landscape urbanism and urban ecology firm in Brooklyn with a diverse portfolio and a commitment to sustainable practices is seeking a senior staff designer who is passionate, hard-working and highly skilled. Must have MLA from a program with a strong design curriculum and a minimum of 4-6 years of professional experience. Must be able to excel at all aspects of the practice - ranging from concept design to technical documentation, as well as project management and construction administration.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manages projects through planning, scheduling and monitoring critical milestones to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Directs, supervises and coordinates the design of projects, ensuring that codes, standards, and project requirements are met
  • Attends client meeting to present progress sets and to understand clients needs
  • Rendering and layout presentation graphics as needed
  • Assisting in production of design elements as needed
  • Makes presentations to local and regional audiences to educate others and promote firms goals
  • Other Duties as assigned

Skills Required:

  • Dependable, hard-working, passionate, self-directed
  • Detailed-oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Experience working on complex projects with multiple variables in a variety of environments
  • Skilled at multitasking and working toward multiple deadlines.
  • Competence in working with a fast-paced, collaborative design environment
  • Strong presentation skills in computer graphic communication is critical (fast freehand plan, section and vignette sketching a plus
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Rhino

At the forefront of a national design movement focusing on establishing place and identity through ecological design, Future Green Studio’s work focuses on reclaiming post-industrial landscapes, on planning future visions for cities, and on greening New York City’s rooftops. We are a unique company, engaging in both speculative, urban, large scale conceptual landscape urbanism as well as small scale garden and art interventions. We design and we build. We are thinkers, designers, teachers, gardeners and craftsmen.

Please email with your resume and portfolio. No calls please.

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