Intermediate Landscape Architect

Gruen Associates Gruen Associates Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Wed, Jan 31 '18Posted on:

Gruen Associates, an award winning Los Angeles landscape, architectural and planning firm is seeking an intermediate landscape architect or designer with abilities to design, manage projects and collaborate with a multi-disciplinary teams.   Landscape construction knowledge, attention to detail, and strong visual, graphic and speaking abilities are highly valued.   Applicant should pull from all experiences and have flexibility to design at a range of scales and related environments. Candidates should have knowledge of the typical design process and be self- motivated and have the ability to work independently.

Responsibilities will include field investigation, research, analysis, planning, sustainable design, graphics production, CAD drafting + modeling, and public outreachGruen’s Urban Design, Planning and Landscape Department provides urban/streetscape design, planning, landscape architecture and planning, and transportation services to public and private clients on the local, regional, state, national and international levels.  We have new projects coming up in 2018 and need applicants that are excited about helping shape the changing public realm in Los Angeles.

Salary is commensurate with experience. We offer a full benefit package including medical coverage, paid time off, and 401k plan.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Key Aspects of Position:  Prepares information and drawings for analyses and reports, including project design narratives

-- Develops design sketches, graphics and renderings for presentation materials

--  Design process from Concept to Construction Documentation

--  Construction administration and on-site construction observation

--  Project management duties to include project schedule and budget

--  Engage with clients with well-articulated proposals and presentations

--  Generate high quality project graphics 

Required Skills and Experience:  3-6 years professional experience  Basic understanding of urban design principles associated with project design

--  Proficiency with AutoCAD, Sketch-Up, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop

--  Writing and communication skills

--  Organizes and plans sufficiently to execute tasks

--  Self-checks work for accuracy and legibility

Education: Degree in Landscape Architecture 


No phone calls.  Please send a digital copy of your Resume + work sample Portfolio (not to exceed 10MB PDF format to,  subject line Intermediate Landscape Architect

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