Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Stevensville, MI
Application Deadline: April 15, 2017
Arcadia Gardens, LLC, located in Michigan's Great Southwest!, is looking for a landscape designer or landscape architect to fill an entry level position. This could also be an internship, with the potential to become a full time position upon their graduation:
Role and Responsibilities
Support lead designer with site analysis and creation of base plans. Collaborate on ideas and concepts for final plans. Assist with client proposals and presentations. Attend client meetings and develop sales skills. Create and establish a client base. Examples include:
Research & material sourcing
Site measurements & base mapping
Develop initial concept sketches
Material takeoff for proposals and ordering
Simple project design and management
Create presentation materials with AutoCAD or Sketch Up
Qualifications and Education RequirementsA bachelor’s degree in Horticulture, Landscape Architecture/Design or related majorWorking knowledge of Word, Excel, Gmail, QuickBooks and multiple file formats.
Bilingual in Spanish helpful, but not required
Preferred SkillsHigh level of organization & attention to detail.Excellent verbal communication skills.
Independent problem solving skills and able to recognize highest priority tasks.
This is a relaxed, casual office environment (dogs are present) and you may be asked to lend a hand outside of your job description. You will be working closely to support the lead designer, and as such, will be expected to display a courteous, professional demeanor at all times. You will work directly with Sales and the Company Manager to secure and manage multiple projects. There is considerable room for growth and personal development with this position. Hours can be flexible, and season dependent.Arcadia Gardens, LLC is a drug free workplace.Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.