Landscape Designer - Technical Focus West 8 New York (3-5 years)

West 8 New York Inc. is seeking a full-time professional to be a member of design team on all documentation phases for landscape architecural projects from schematic design to construction administration.  

Candidate Qualifications & Characteristics:

  • As Landscape Designer (technical focus), you will be responsible for production on landscape projects of varying scales. You will be involved in the technical side of producing drawing sets from Schematic-level design through CD and CA, including drafting, detailing and file management.
  • Skilled in grading and planting design, and landscape materiality.
  • Familiarity and understanding of construction documents, including those created by West 8 and their subconsultants.
  • Experience coordinating with other disciplines, and subconsultants.
  • Expert knowledge of of AutoCAD required.
  • CA experience desirable. 
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to manage the workload associated with multiple deadlines and projects. Team player that is excited to collaborate, but is also self-motivated and can work independently.
  • Proactive, positive attitude, and able to work under fast-paced and changing conditions.
  • Undergraduate degree in landscape architecture preferred. Master’s Degree level applicants are welcomed to apply.
  • Fluent in English – written and verbal.
  • Permits/Visas to work in USA full time.

Please send your CV and relevant work samples as a single PDF attachment no larger than 10MB to jobsNYC@west8.com. Please be sure to clearly state the position of your Job tile to which you are applying in the subject of your email.

added on: 07-04-2017

If you would like to apply, please send your application to our HR manager with the following email address:

jobs [at] west8 [dot] com
jobsNYC [at] west8 [dot] com

Applications should include:

  • Portfolio of works
  • C.V., including personal data, experience and software knowledge
  • Letter of intention

West 8 has an international workforce and therefore requires a fluency in English.

Only personal replies by candidates will be considered. (Acquisitie naar aanleiding van onze vacature wordt niet op prijs gesteld.)