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Project Manager/ Designer

Arcadia Studio seeks an experienced Project Manager/Designer to join our growing firm. Candidate must possess strong design, graphic and organizational skills and be able to work efficiently with co-workers and clients in a busy studio setting. A successful candidate will be able to perform the following:

  • Manage projects of various scales while working with Clients and other design disciplines.
  • Execute and oversee time management of projects.
  • Manage and assist in the development of complete project documents including   Conceptual Design, Design Development and Construction Document Packages.
  •  Manage and perform Construction Administration services.
  • Present design and other project documents to Clients for review and approval. Maintain the firm’s established level of quality for design and graphics.
  •  Coordinate design activity between various disciplines including Architects, Engineers and Contractors.

Desired Skills and Experience

  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture is required.
  • ·Highly motivated licensed Landscape Architect or on the licensure track.
  • Experience with Commercial, High-end Residential and/or Institutional projects preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and Client relationship skills.
  • Proficient in the development of plans and details required to properly convey design intent at all levels of the design process.
  • Proficient in Construction Administration.
  •  4-6 years of experience in a landscape architecture firm.
  •  Knowledge in the construction process and field experience sufficient to coordinate projects and monitor quality with contractors.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD is required.
  •  Proficiency in Sketch Up, PowerPoint and other typical programs is required.

This position is full time and includes competitive compensation and benefits: health insurance, paid vacation, 401k, etc. 

Please send a resume one hand drawn work rendering and one digital rendering to Justin Dullum at our office. Thanks very much for your interest! 


Designer/Drafter - Assistant Project Manager

Arcadia Studio, a high profile Santa Barbara Landscape Architecture firm with a rich and varied scope of work throughout the Central Coast and Southern California, is seeking a Designer/Drafter to work with us. Candidate must possess strong design, graphic and organizational skills and be able to work efficiently with co-workers and clients in a busy studio setting. A successful candidate will be able to perform the following:

Experience/Euducation

  • Degree from accredited professional landscape architecture program, equivalent experience in the field, or approved combination.
  • Demonstrated experience in progressively responsible positions.
  • Three-year minimum design experience.

Skills

  • Experienced with the production of planning and design documents
  • Demonstrate good communication skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to anticipate problems and solve them effectively.
  • Demonstrated technical & design abilities:
  • Final / presentation hand-drawn and CAD graphics
  • Irrigation Design
  • Layout Design
  • Planting Design
  • Grading & Drainage Design
  • Specification and Documentation Preparation

Responsibilities

  • Occasional to regular client contact with only occasional principal or project manager involvement.
  • Collaborative work in both technical and supervisory roles.
  • Complete tasks in a timely manner, within project budgets.
  •  Organize simple and moderately complex tasks, and demonstrated ability to think critically.
  • Demonstrate ability to be thorough, complete, and accurate at a high professional level in all work produced.
  • Demonstrate maturity and use of good judgment.
  • Involvement in proposal preparation

This position is full time and includes competitive compensation and benefits: health insurance, paid vacation, 401k, etc. 

Please send cover letter, resume and examples of computer and hand drawn renderings to Justin Dullum. Thanks for your interest!