Landscape Architect/Designer 

Company: BPI Outdoor Living, Inc.

Contact: Craig@bpioutdoorliving.com

Title: Landscape Architect/Designer

Job Description: Under direction of the Lead Landscape Architect, the Landscape Architect/Designer is responsible to collaborate with the clients and sales team to create unique and function design solutions.  The Landscape Architect/Designer is also responsible to work with the production team to create construction packages and details to ensure proper installation methods and techniques.  

Required Experience/Skills: 

  • Create unique and functional design solutions

  • Collaborate with team on project details and deadlines 

  • Produce project graphics and renderings  

  • Updating and managing design schedule 

  • Develop construction documents and packages 

  • Permit drawings and construction compliance 

  • Client and team interaction throughout process

  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture 

  • Knowledgeable in AutoCAD, Adobe Suite, Sketchup and Microsoft office 

  • Highly motivated and energetic 

  • Understanding of built structures 

  • Strong written and verbal skills that display articulate professionalism 

  • Impeccable organization and comfort in following a process 

  • Strong sense of urgency and problem-solving skills 

  • Strong work ethic 

  • 2-3 years experience  

  • Licensed LA preferred but not required

City:  Indianapolis

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year

Our office hours are from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm 

  • Paid Holidays and Vacation time 

  • Retirement Option 

  • Salary range $50,000-$65,000 based on experience 

Job Type: Full-time

Graduate Landscape Architect

Company: Arkos Design

Contact: dda@arkosdesign.com

Title: Graduate Landscape Architect

Job Description: Arkos Design creates purposeful and innovative design for architecture, interior design and landscape architecture projects throughout the region, from our location in the heart of Mishawaka's burgeoning downtown. We offer an opportunity to work on a variety of projects in a supportive and creative environment, and look to have fun together doing it. The candidate will work closely with team members to assist in the completion of landscape architectural projects on schedule and with excellent design and document quality. They will contribute to the design process of projects including assisting with concept development, sketches, renderings, and preparation of presentation materials, along with all phases of documentation under the guidance of a Project Manager. Other responsibilities may be assigned based on demonstrated talents and professional growth.

We are looking for a creative thinker motivated to grow as a professional with an aptitude for working collaboratively. They should great communication skills, be attentive to detail, and be willing do what's necessary to complete tasks. We value those who are committed to quality and service to our clients.

Required Experience/Skills: BSLA or BLA from an accredited program, or graduation with degree in Spring 2019. 
Proficiency with AutoCAD or Revit. Some experience with Photoshop, Sketch-Up and Microsoft Office suite preferred. 
Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.

Candidates should send their combined PDF cover letter/resume/portfolio to Darla Aldred, PLA dda@arkosdesign.com

Years Experience:  0-5

City:  Mishawaka

Travel: Limited, within region.

Compensation: We offer an attractive compensation package that includes paid time off, holidays, retirement plan with matching contribution, health insurance, continuing education, and profit sharing. Starting salary will be based on experience.

Landscape Design Assistant

Company: Aspen Outdoor Designs

Contact: blake@aspenoutdoordesigns.com

Title: Landscape Design Assistant

Job Description: This position will assist current Landscape Architects, designers and salespeople in the creation and implementation of Aspen’s design process. This position will involve a variety of tasks including, but not limited to the accurate measuring of properties (measurements, photographs and identification of plant material). Creation of base plans, presentation drawings, and sales information. This position will also be responsible for assisting in marketing efforts as it applies to the sales and marketing department.

Required Experience/Skills: 

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite.

  • SketchUp software experience preferred, but not required.

  • Uvision 3D software experience preferred, but not required.

  • Construction knowledge preferred.

  • Knowledge of grading and drainage.

  • Candidate should be self-motivated, creative, and able to work with a team.

Years Experience:  0-5

City:  Noblesville

Travel: No

Compensation: If you are looking for a company that offers you the chance to work on some of the area’s best projects, the opportunity for advancement, and the chance to grow as a professional while working with Licensed Landscape Architects, then we would like to hear from you.

  • Aspen offers competitive pay, paid time off & holidays, 401(k), medical, dental, & vision insurance, and continuing education.

  • Salary 35-40K depending on experience.

Landscape Architect / Designer

Company: Mark M. Holeman, Inc.

Contact: dgorden@holemanlandscape.com

Title: Landscape Architect / Designer

Job Description: Mark M. Holeman, Inc., an Indianapolis Design-Build firm doing high quality work throughout Central Indiana for over 55 years, seeks to add to its design staff. Join a well established organization with a reputation earned from many years of creating and caring for distinctive landscapes and generous community involvement. The company takes on projects of all sizes and scopes and is proud of its lasting relationships with clients and their evolving landscapes.

Required Experience/Skills: Proficiency in computer and hand graphics.
Plant knowledge with enthusiastic curiosity to learn more.
Excellent communication skills - verbal and written.
Project management abilities - from beginning to end.
Desire to not be stuck behind a computer in an office all day.
Willingness to be on job sites and meeting with clients.
If not a licensed landscape architect, should be on the road to licensure.

Resumes can be mailed to:
David Gorden, FASLA
Mark M. Holeman, Inc.
7871 Hague Road
Indianapolis, Indiana 46256

or emailed to: dgorden@holemanlandscape.com

Years Experience: 5+

City: Indianapolis, Indiana

Travel: Minimal - Central indiana

Associate Landscape Architect/Planner

Company: Schoppe Design Associates

Contact: mike@schoppedesign.net

Title: Associate Landscape Architect/Planner

Job Description: Schoppe Design Associates, Inc. is a high energy, fast paced multi-disciplinary professional service firm specializing in site design and land planning, the development entitlement process, recreation amenity planning and construction documents, and government services consulting. SDA has built a highly respected reputation for providing excellent client service and boasts a diverse public and private sector portfolio including master planning and design of high profile residential, commercial, recreational and municipal projects. Our goal is to create planning and design solutions which demonstrate a strong commitment and sensitivity to the sustainability of our ecological systems. SDA is located in Oswego, Illinois with clients throughout the Midwest and a focus on the Chicago area and northern Illinois region. 

Candidates should be very creative, self-motivated with a positive attitude, think independently yet work in a team environment and be able to meet deadlines.

Required Experience/Skills: 1-5 years experience in landscape design and/or site planning for small and large scale residential, commercial and public sector projects. Proficient with AutoCAD, MS Office, Photoshop, GIS, SketchUp, Adobe and PowerPoint and possess freehand graphic and technical skills. 

If you are looking for the opportunity to make a difference and place emphasis on exceeding client expectations, please submit your resume with examples of your work as well as salary expectations in confidence to :
Schoppe Design Associates, Inc.
Attn: Mike Schoppe
126 S. Main Street
Oswego, IL 60560

or via email at: mike@schoppedesign.net

Years Experience: 1-5 years

Senior Landscape Architect/Planner

Company: Schoppe Design Associates

Contact: mike@schoppedesign.net

Title: Senior Landscape Architect/Planner

Job Description: Schoppe Design Associates, Inc. is a high energy, fast paced multi-disciplinary professional service firm specializing in site design and land planning, the development entitlement process, recreation amenity planning and construction documents, and government services consulting. SDA has built a highly respected reputation for providing excellent client service and boasts a diverse public and private sector portfolio including master planning and design of high profile residential, commercial, recreational and municipal projects. Our goal is to create planning and design solutions which demonstrate a strong commitment and sensitivity to the sustainability of our ecological systems. SDA is located in Oswego, Illinois with clients throughout the Midwest and a focus on the Chicago area and northern Illinois region. 

Candidates should be very creative, self-motivated with a positive attitude, think independently yet work in a team environment and be able to meet deadlines.

Required Experience/Skills: Minimum 5 years experience in diverse public and private sector planning and design management including large scale development master planning, residential, commercial and municipal, site planning and design, client service and public presentations. Professional experience should include site design and land planning, detailed cost estimating and construction detailing. Proficient with AutoCAD, MS Office, Photoshop, GIS, SketchUp, Adobe and PowerPoint and possess excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills with a solid understanding of zoning, comprehensive planning, grading, drainage and plant material. 

If you are looking for the opportunity to make a difference and place emphasis on exceeding client expectations, please submit your resume with examples of your work as well as salary expectations in confidence to:
Schoppe Design Associates, Inc.
Attn: Mike Schoppe
126 S. Main Street
Oswego, IL 60560

Or via email at: mike@schoppedesign.net

Years Experience: Minimum 5 years

City: Oswego

Junior Associate Landscape Architect

Company: Hitchcock Design Group

Contact: rroyer@hitchcockdesigngroup.com

Title: Junior Associate Landscape Architect

Job Description: Hitchcock Design Group is Growing!

Junior Associates at Hitchcock Design Group are integral studio members who are eager to get their career started! We look for the same qualification in our JAs as every other firm does: creativity, technical expertise, self-motivation, the ability to organize multiple responsibilities, a great attitude, and a commitment to provide excellent service to our clients.

What makes working at Hitchcock Design Group different? What you can expect from us: a thorough orientation to the Landscape Architecture profession, one-on-one mentoring from an experienced senior leader, an in-house education program with a budget for continued education opportunities, and an environment that supports personal growth and promotion within the company.

Responsibilities

- Design: schematic design, design development, and construction documentation; illustrating, rendering, and drafting; project research
- Documentation: design graphics, presentation graphics, SD-CD document production
- Comprehensive: meet project deadlines; improve planning and design resources; learn project management procedures and CSI standards

To be considered for this position, please upload your resume and portfolio through the Hitchcock Design Group website (https://www.hitchcockdesigngroup.com/careers/).

Required Experience/Skills: - BSLA or BLA degree (completed, or eligible to graduate Spring 2019)
- Internship or Coop within a private-practice landscape architecture firm, or department within a multi-disciplinary firm
- High proficiency with Microsoft Office Professional Suite, AutoCAD, Adobe Suite, and SketchUp
- Some proficiency with Lumion is a plus

Years Experience: Entry Level

Landscape Architect Intern

Company: Hitchcock Design Group

Contact: rroyer@hitchcockdesigngroup.com

Title: Landscape Architect Intern

Job Description: Hitchcock Design Group is actively seeking creative, highly talented landscape architecture interns for immediate employment in all of our locations!

In collaboration with leadership, the candidate will work closely with design teams and project landscape architects, managers and designers to assist in the design and execution of a variety of projects across all of the firm’s practice areas. This candidate must possess a strong desire to learn, be enthusiastic, and self-motivated. The position will be responsible for assisting technical staff in day-to-day project duties which can include site planning, urban and landscape design, and graphic and technical production. Project experiences will be diverse, as we provide services to both the public and private sectors.

Requirements

- Must be in process of completing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Landscape Architecture
- Have the permanent right to work in the United States
- Strong communication, leadership, and technical skills

If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

We understand that universities and colleges have varying requirements as to when internships must start and are open to working with you to meet your time frame. In your cover letter, please state when your internship must begin.

To be considered for this position, please upload your resume and portfolio through the Hitchcock Design Group website (https://www.hitchcockdesigngroup.com/careers/).

Required Skills: - Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Microsoft (Word and Excel), graphic software programs (Adobe Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, Illustrator, GIS/Arcview, and PowerPoint)
- Strong freehand illustration and rendering skills
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Ability to manage multiple priorities
- Positive attitude and strong organizational and time management skills
- Ability to collaborate as part of a diverse workgroup team

Required Experience: Student (College)

Cities: Indianapolis, Austin, Naperville, Chicago

Landscape Architect / Designer

Company: BSA LifeStructures

Contact: karmbruster@bsalifestructures.com

Title: Landscape Architect / Designer

Job Description: Looking for an individual passionate about landscape architecture to join our site design group in our Indianapolis office. This position will provide site planning, urban and landscape design, and graphic and technical production on a variety of Healthcare and Higher Education projects. The ideal candidate will be able to do simple production in Revit as well as provide project management skills on smaller scale projects. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Create the predesign, schematic design, and design development documents as directed.
Prepares overview of final project drawings and specifications.
Prepare necessary graphics for zoning submittals and presentations.
Prepare project information sheets for marketing and business development.
Confers with clients, engineers, and architects on overall program.
Visits and analyzes the site during planning stage to verify design can be incorporated into the landscape.
Inspects construction work in progress to ensure compliance with landscape specifications, to approve quality of materials and work, and to advise client and construction personnel on landscape features.

Secondary Duties and Responsibilities

Continually increase technical knowledge.
May be required to perform other duties as assigned.

Required Experience/Skills: Critical Skills and Abilities

Design: Generates creative solutions; translates concepts and information into images; uses feedback to modify designs; applies design principles; demonstrates attention to detail. 

Effective communication skills: Able to clearly present information through the spoken or written word; reads and interprets complex information; listens well.

High accuracy and attention to detail: Able to perform work and job function with precision and accuracy; realizes errors can have significant impact on desired results and is able to avoid errors in almost all circumstances; carefully monitors processes; concentrates on details and organizes and maintains a system of records. Maintains an active role in the QA/QC process.

Demonstrates leadership skills: Able to assume a role of authority, as necessary; sets an example for coworkers; delegates responsibility and empowers associates to make decisions and take personal accountability for decisions.

Strategic Thinking: Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals; understands organization’s strengths and weaknesses; analyzes market and competition; identifies external threats and opportunities; adapts strategy to changing conditions.

Computer skills required: Microsoft Windows environment, Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Google Apps, Mail, and Calendar, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch-Up, Revit, AutoCAD and Civil 3D, and Competency in design software for related field.

Years Experience: 5-10

City: Indianapolis

Travel: Minimal, within Indianapolis

Compensation: Negotiable