Landscape Architect / Designer / Project Manager


Minneapolis, MN 55410
United States

Industry
Landscape
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Pay
To $75,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

About Us

We are a small award-winning landscape architecture & design/build firm serving high-end residential and campus properties in the Twin Cities. We specialize in custom landscapes, hardscapes and horticultural design, installation, and property grounds upkeep for larger homes/estates, churches and golf courses. 

Why Edelweiss?
In the 1980s founder Bob Harvey actually worked for Maria von Trapp (played by Julie Andrews in "The Sound of Music"), tending the gardens of the von Trapp estate in Stowe, Vermont. This inspired the name Edelweiss Design over thirty years ago.
 
Bob and his team have since earned multiple design awards and, more importantly, the trust of thousands of amazing clients. You’ll be stepping in and working with a recognized luminary of gardens and design. Bob and the Edelweiss leadership team are very active in the local community, and have been a passionate leaders in educating not only our staff but also students and the general public about this craft -- especially its potential to lift the human spirit through beauty and the creation of invigorating, peaceful spaces
 
About You

You are a dynamic and competent Registered Landscape Architect (RLA) with a positive 'can do' attitude who has interest in participating in the long-term vision of Edelweiss Design. You are able to multi-task with skill, but also focus as needed to produce results and thrive in a fast-paced, customer-driven environment. You enjoy helping serve clients, especially appreciating the many who remain loyal to us over many years.

Position responsibilities

  • Meet with clients to develop comprehensive design plans and estimates, including, but not limited to digital and hand rendered diagrams, illustrations, and graphics.
  • Collaborate in the creative ideas and solutions process of landscape architecture.
  • Produce professional results using all software programs pertinent to design/build packages, including but not limited to AutoCad, Sketchup, Adobe, Photoshop, Microsoft office suite.

Audience

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • Do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers.
Job Requirements
Skills required

MLA (Masters in Landscape Architecture) preferred
Willingness to work individually as well as part of a team to deliver premium design results.
Competency in construction documentation, project management and scheduling.
Extensive and knowledge of all plant materials, field and construction practices.
Knowledgeable of current code requirements and practices in residential and commercial construction settings.
Strong written and verbal skills. Excellent time management skills.
Self-sufficiency in managing computer hardware and software, including updates and diagnostics, is a plus.
Company
Edelweiss Design Inc
Bob Harvey

Minneapolis MN 55105
United States