Landscape Designer - Entry-Level, Costa Mesa Office
Conceptual Design and Planning Company is an innovative, comprehensive landscape architecture and planning firm comprised of highly creative and technically skilled people. We are passionate about our work as we blend the built and unbuilt environments. We are a close knit group of design professionals who evoke fun and play every day. We are fortunate to work on a wide variety of challenging projects with a diverse client base.
What you’ll do: Provide assistance to Project Managers as part of a team effort to include preparation of illustrative landscape concepts, presentation graphics and renderings, construction documents, construction details and irrigation plans. Assist with research of applicable codes and regulations, field research and site observations. Develop skills required to produce designs and plans according to project goals and office standards. Communicate with in-house personnel to ensure quality, accuracy, and completeness of work.
Our ideal candidate: Has a degree in Landscape Architecture (or equivalent combination of experience, training and education) and 1 to 5 years of practical experience in a landscape architectural firm; ability to meet deadlines, manage priorities and assigned workflow. Proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch Up, and Microsoft Office with some practical experience using Lumion a plus. Demonstrated technical abilities and working knowledge of Landscape Architecture, urban design principles and strong horticultural knowledge. A commitment to excellence and a strong work ethic plus creative vision and artistic talent. Excellent communications skills and the ability to effectively communicate with people at all levels and from various backgrounds.
CDPC places a high value on its employees and offers an exciting participatory business environment, excellent compensation and benefits including paid vacation, medical/dental/vison, 401k and other personal growth opportunities. Salary to be commensurate with ability and experience.
For consideration, please submit your cover letter, resume, and pdf portfolio containing computer drafted documents, design drawings, and hand-drawn process sketches.