Landscape Designer / Placemaking

Groundswell Design Group Groundswell Design Group Employer:
Philadelphia, PA, USLocation:
Wed, Dec 22 '21Posted on:

Groundswell Design Group Inc. is a multidisciplinary design firm specializing in placemaking, public space activation, landscape design and interior design with a focus on hospitality. With projects ranging in scale from large public parks and land art installations to intimate restaurants and pop-up activations, the GDG team creates compelling and highly crafted experiences through a collaborative design process. As a small, but dynamic, studio, candidates would be part of a tightly knit team working on a wide range of projects.

We are looking to hire a talented professional to assist with the design, production and installation of projects as part of our urban design, landscape design and planning team. The position requires a degree in urban design, landscape architecture, and/or architecture from an accredited university. Proficiency in design, graphics/digital rendering production, plan sets development and communication is required. It is essential that team members are comfortable both collaborating intensively and working independently, depending on the project needs. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, organized, efficient, and should also have an interest and willingness to work on cost estimating and travel for installations. Program proficient requirements should include CAD, Rhino, Adobe Creative Suites, Microsoft office and Sketchup. Experience working in Revit and in a design / build / fabrication environment is a plus.

Note that our teams are working remotely through the pandemic, but the ideal candidate would be able to report to our Philadelphia offices at least once per week for team meetings. 

Please submit a resume and digital portfolio with work samples including renderings, presentation drawings, working CAD plans / details and any other information you feel relates to the job posting. Please include a brief description of each project and your role.


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