Landscape Architect

Job Description:

Girvin Associates, a leading Landscape Architecture firm based in Marin County, California is seeking talented Landscape Architects with a minimum of 6 years' experience to work in our Larkspur studio. 

 

Girvin Associates’ practice encompasses all aspects of Landscape Architecture and Site Planning with foremost experience in luxury Hotel/Resort Planning and Design, Master Planning, Mixed-Use and Community Development, and Estate Residential Design. In addition to a broad portfolio of work within California, the firm and staff has extensive project experience throughout the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Europe.

 

We offer competitive salaries and benefit packages as well as a studio environment that provides significant opportunities for professional growth and participation in exceptional projects. 

 

 

Qualifications:

Applicants shall be licensed landscape architects with experience managing all aspects of landscape architecture, working as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, and working collaboratively as well as independently. Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Suite (InDesign & Photoshop) and Microsoft Office programs are required. LandFX, Sketch Up and 3D skills a plus.

Additionally, applicants must be available for an in-person interview, and be prepared to work regular business hours in our Larkspur studio. This is not a remote position.

Skills Required:        The applicant should have the following experience and skills:

•       Ability to develop design ideas and solutions from concept through construction

•       Excellent hand and computer graphic skills

•       Technical knowledge and ability to produce construction documents, including: site details, materials selection, grading, and planting

•       Perform construction observation 

•       Clear and effective verbal and written communication

•       Successful management of complex projects and collaboration within a multi-disciplinary team

•       Self-motivation with the ability to manage and mentor team members

•       Problem Solving and Organizational Skills

 

 

Application Instructions & Contact Info:

Please respond by emailing a cover letter and work samples in .pdf format, not to exceed 10MB, to: careers@girvinassoc.net - no phone calls please.