Senior Landscape Architect/Planner

Company: Schoppe Design Associates


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

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Years Experience: Minimum 5 years

City: Oswego