Landscape Designer


Wright Landscaping
1401 Rockland Rd.
Lake Bluff, IL 60044
United States

Industry
Landscape
Application Closing Date
2/15/2020
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

 

Landscape Designer

Job Overview:

-         WLI is seeking an entry level designer to join our company. WLI is a design/build firm that focuses on designing and creating detail oriented landscapes for high end residential clients located in Chicago’s North Shore. This position would mainly focus on design as well as assisting in construction management.  

Job Functions:

-          Meets with client, along with staff, to understand the scope of work.

-          Measures site and gathers on-site analysis to create a complete base map.

-          Creates detailed conceptual plans, construction documents and presentation graphics to best serve the needs of the client.

-          Responds to client questions and concerns via email or phone.

-          Assists in job bidding for design proposals.

-          Assists in sourcing necessary material.

-          Communicates with Construction Supervisor and Foreman to aid during the construction phase.

-          Creates marketing graphics and updates the photo library.


Job Requirements
All applicants will be expected to be proficient in the following programs:
AutoCAD
SketchUp
Adobe Creative Suite
Microsoft Office
Lumion (not required but a plus)

Education:
Candidates should have a bachelor’s in Landscape Architecture or Horticulture with an emphasis on design.