Senior Landscape Architect

Sydney NSW

We are an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work we make a positive difference in the world. The firm has over 11,000 staff based in 92 offices across 42 countries, and is present in Africa, the Americas, Australasia, East Asia, Europe and the Middle East. Arup has participated in projects in over 160 countries.

Arup'sindependent ownership structuregives conviction a place in its decision-making, alongside the needs of clients and commercial imperatives. The result is clear-sighted, thoughtful decisions about its priorities as a business and as a member of society.

Arup influences many people's lives through its projects. Shaping a sustainable future - particularly through the urban environment - will be one of the greatest challenges in the 21st century. Arup is rising to the challenge: investing in research, innovating and creating better solutions for its clients and the wider world.

About the role

We are looking for a Senior Landscape Architect to join our growing Sydney team.

The successful candidate will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing specialist landscape input at all stages on a wide variety of projects around Australia.

Key requirements

  • Minimum 10+ years post grad experience;
  • Degree / qualifications in landscape architecture / urban design;
  • Proven track record in leading project teams
  • Proven track record in design leadership
  • City Masterplanning and Major Infrastructure experience is beneficial
  • Demonstrated documentation experience in AutoCAD
  • Understanding of Adobe suite
  • Ability to communicate with people at all levels in both technical and non-technical environments;
  • Effective written communication and report writing skills;
  • Ability to maintain personal effectiveness particularly during periods of higher than normal workload;
  • Ability to remain positively motivated and foster team spirit at times of significant pressure, including assisting others to meet deadlines;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team


  • Working as part of a passionate and experienced team with access to regular CPD training
  • Working within a large multi-disciplinary organisation with exposure to some of the largest infrastructure and city shaping projects across Australasia
  • Regular presentations and talks and insights from across Arup
  • Great remuneration package based on experience

How to apply

Please email your CV and work examples to

published: 02 March 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.