4489 MURIETTA AVENUE #216, SHERMAN OAKS, CALIFORNIA 91423
818.288.8060 MOTTIBUSKI LA@GMAIL.COM
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE-ENTRY LEVEL
Highly organized, flexible, and hands-on individual offering strong passion in landscape architecture, combined with strong interest in water conservation and love for plants.
Fast learner with proven determination in getting the job done even under stressful environment.
Self-motivated team player and able to preserve difficulty and surpass challenges with outstanding quality.
Well-versed in Hebrew and English, with basic knowledge in Spanish language.
Strong proficiency with InDesign, Sketch Up, AutoCAD, and Photoshop.
Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture (GPA:3.6): 2009–2012
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA
Associate of Arts in Major (GPA: 3.7): 2006–2009
Los Angeles Valley College, Valley Glen, CA
Graduated magna cum laude in Cal Poly
Study Abroad: Fall 2011
Santa Chiara School of Art, Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy
Israeli Defense Force
Job Position | AA IRONCO ■ Sylmar, CA: 2012–Present
o Direct full construction management, including analyzing blueprints, meeting with clients, and directing five staff.
o Negotiate with existing and potential clients to take all orders.
o Interpret plans and calculate materials and pricing.
o Manage crew and ensure completion of projects according to schedule.
Self-employed | Landscape Design and Installation: 2006–Present
o Assumed full responsibility for landscape and hardscape plan and design.
o Spearheaded six installation crews, while managing contracts and paper works as well as providing customer care.
Sales and Project Manager | PlantNation ■ North Hollywood, CA: May 2005–Jan 2007
o Managed large scale landscape and hardscape projects; executed direct customer sales with success.
o Performed initial assemblies and handled sale of projects to clients.
o Initiated negotiation with subcontractors and signed several contracts.
o Acted as liaison between customers and management.
o Created proposal and contract plan; spearheaded project until finalization and ensured client satisfaction to ensure repeat business.
Event Planner and Project Manager | Shanti Productions ■ Studio City, CA: 2003– 2005
o Participated in all phases of design, planning, and execution of parties for different occasions, such as weddings and corporate events.
o Presided over meetings and negotiations with customers.
o Discussed booking and conducted follow up with all dealers.
o Arranged pre-event building/gathering and sustained strict schedule in preparation and running of events within the allotted budget and time frame.
Sergeant | Israeli Defense Force ■ Israel: Nov 1996–Nov 1999
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GOALS
Working towards licensure; applied section 1 & 2 of the test
Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) Advanced Degree
Professional Certifications – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), Arborists
Advanced Construction Project Management
Master of Landscape Architecture
CELA International Conference, Conference Runner, 2011
Bet Midrash Mishkan Israel, 2008–2011
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Pomona, CA, US, Bachelors, Landscape Architecture
Resolve the ecological and social challenges of the 21st century, by instilling the theoretical and technical knowledge base of landscape architecture, creative and critical thinking skills, and a sense of social responsibility