Junior Landscape Architect

Essex / Basildon, Essex / Brentwood, Essex / Chelmsford, Essex / Colchester, Essex
Up to £32,000 + Benefits (Company car, Fuel Allowance, Pension, Healthcare)
19 Mar 2014
16 Apr 2014
Architect, Design, Planner
Job Type

Our client, a renowned and leading housing developer, is currently seeking a Landscape Designer to join its award winning team based in Essex. With a strong focus on regeneration this is a great opportunity to work for a creative and forward thinking establishment.

Main tasks of the job will include:

  • Preparing landscape designs from conception to completed drawings and specifications for NH&C, Regeneration South & Regeneration North developments.
  • Ensuring all schemes are designed within the confines of previously approved budgets.
  • Liaising with Local Authority POS Departments to obtain approvals of landscape conditions when necessary.
  • Advising on Landscaping related matters.
  • Co-ordinating and meeting with other department members to ensure targets are met to deadlines.
  • Maintaining and developing links with associate institutions and bodies within the landscaping profession.

The successful candidate will have the following skills:

  • Design ability and flair, capability of preparing landscape schemes taking into account colour, texture, height, scent, etc.
  • Practical knowledge of tree/shrub species, their uses and limitations
  • AutoCAD and IT literate with high draughtsman skills, including Photoshop
  • Practical experience of external detailing
  • Minimum requirement of HND Amenity; HND Horticulture; or HND Landscape Design with at least 2 years post qualification experience.

Aiming to double their workforce to dominate their chosen market within the next three years, this role provides a great amount of autonomy and strong career path. You will be introduced to the company with a succession plan, detailing how you can achieve management status within a short amount of time.

To apply now for this fantastic opportunity, please send in an up-to-date CV & examples of work to carl@conradconsulting.co.uk. You can also call Carl anytime up to 19:00 for a confidential chat about this outstanding opportunity - 01728 726 120.

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