Landscape Architect


West Midlands, UK

Our client is a team of environmental specialists who provide multi-disciplinary consultancy services to client project across the UK. This organisation deliver high calibre services and work in sectors including ecology, waste management, renewable energy and other land development sectors. Due to continued expansion and increased workload, this business is looking to appoint a Landscape Architect to join the team in Wolverhampton.

Requirements

* Chartered membership of the Landscape Institute (CMLI), or working towards membership
* A minimum of 5 years’ experience working as a landscape architect or similar position
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to liaise effectively with clients
* Experience preparing Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIAs) and masterplanning
* Good knowledge of the industry standard software, e.g. AutoCAD
* Experience of preparing fee quotes and working to budget constraints
* Excellent report writing skills and attention to detail
* Full UK driving licence

Duties

* Working on LVIAs across a range of development sectors
* Establishing landscape requirements with clients and ensuring that these are met effectively
* Providing input to landscape mitigation plans
* Working on day-to-day tasks within the landscape team, including surveys, constraints plans, layout options, masterplans and landscape design
* Contributing to the delivery of a range of projects
* Producing designs, plans and reports to the highest possible standard
* Working efficiently as an individual as well as within a larger team
* Providing support and guidance to more junior team members when required
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The successful candidate will join a growing landscape team within a successful multi-disciplinary practice. You will be offered excellent training and progression opportunities along with the guarantee of a friendly and supportive work environment.

For more information or for further vacancies within the landscape or ecology sector please contact Gemma Seaman of Penguin Recruitment directly on 01792 365 002. Alternatively you can send an email and we’ll call you back. Emails to: gemma.seaman@penguinrecruitment.co.uk.

KEYWORDS: landscape architect, LVIAs, consultancy, design, impact assessment, CMLI, AutoCAD, environmental, landscape, architecture

published: 11 July 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.