We are recruiting for an experienced Landscape Architect / Chartered Landscape Architect in the Northampton area who has experience gained within the residential sector with ideally experience including roof gardens.
Our Client works with a number of the national housebuilders and has a reputation for coming up with innovative designs for their outside spaces on new build residential sites.
The role will be focused detailed soft landscape schemes for residential developments and will include :
The preparation of landscape schemes for residential developments and supporting planning information including landscape management plans and tree protection drawings.
The creation of landscaping designs for show homes, standard plots and open spaces.
The quantification of soft landscape schemes by others for estimation.
Liaising with colleagues, external clients, attending site visits and meetings.
The preparation on occasion of sketches, conceptual plans and graphical imagery.
We are looking for a Landscape Architect / Chartered Landscape Architect who can demonstrate :
Good technical and analytical skills for Landscape Visual Impact Assessments, Master Planning, Design and Access Statements, Design Briefs and other outline planning information.
The ability to prepare soft landscape schemes for residential developments and the supporting planning information including landscape management plans and tree protection drawings.
Experience of creating hard and soft landscape designs for show home complexes.
Experience of preparing sketches, conceptual plans and graphical imagery, a sound knowledge of plants and be happy to attend site visits and client meetings as required.
Ability to demonstrate your ability software such as KeySCAPE / LandCADD (AutoCAD), Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and Sketchup.
A background in LVIA assessments and the production of outline planning documentation
You will need to be a Degree Qualified Landscape Architect with a minimum of 2 years of experience from within the residential sector to be considered for this role, it is not suitable for recent graduates without experience or Landscape Designers without the Landscape Architecture qualification.
On offer is a basic salary to £35,000 per year, four weeks holiday and a pension scheme.
End date: September 30, 2020
Job Type: Full-time - Permanent
Location: NN1, Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary from: £ 30,000 - £ 35,000
Benefits: + 4 Weeks Holiday and Pension Scheme