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Intermediate and Junior Level Landscape Architect (2 positions)

Job Type:
Full Time
Posting Date:
2017-03-08
Deadline Date:
2017-05-07
Location:
Toronto, ON
Company Name:
One Leisure
Company Information:
One Leisure is a design practice that specialises in creating the best guest landscape experiences for luxury hotels and resorts throughout the world. One Leisure creates successful resort hotels through innovative design concepts that offer a wide range of high-quality guest experiences and recognizes the specific needs of international hotels, destination resorts, golf course communities, visitor attractions and other leisure and recreation facilities. We are a full service firm that specialises in all phases from Master Planning, Concept Design, Schematic Design, Design Development, through to Construction Documentation and Construction Observation. Whether it’s preparing master plans or designing intimate plunge pool gardens One Leisure crafts hospitality environments and experiences with personality.
Job Details:

Well qualified individuals are invited to join our team in the following positions:

Junior Landscape Architect:

One Leisure is seeking an imaginative, independent, career-oriented individual who possess a strong desire to contribute to a team. You will be a key contributing member in the creation and production of Master Plans, Concept & Schematic Design presentations along with Construction Document sets for international hospitality projects. You will be working directly with Associates and Directors.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of design and construction documents;
  • Graphic presentation design for large scale print material & digital conferencing;
  • General office duties and ability to travel is a plus.

Requirements and Skills:

  • Degree in Landscape Architecture or equivalent;
  • Minimum 2  to 4 years of experience in a landscape architectural office;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Fluent in Chinese (Mandarin), written and verbal is considered an asset;
  • High proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, SketchUp, and computer file management is mandatory;
  • 3D CAD rendering techniques an asset;
  • Demonstrated technical skills in the preparation of working drawings in plan, section, elevation, and details;
  • Highly collaborative and a strong team player.

Intermediate Landscape Architect/Project Manager:

One Leisure is seeking a strong, creative, well rounded Intermediate Landscape Architect Project Manager with strong design and management skills for long term opportunity.  Responsibilities include leading and coordinating small teams in the detail design development of international resort/ hospitality design. The candidate must creatively develop superior quality design solutions while guiding others through all phases of the design process, ranging from Master Planning and Concept Design to Construction Documentation and On-site Implementation.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Team Leadership;
  • Providing exceptional Client Service;
  • Creating high quality designs, problem solving, cost estimates, preparing schedules;
  • Design and Project Management from Concept/Master Plan through Contract Administration;
  • Responding to the Managing Director;
  • General office duties and ability to travel.

Requirements and Skills:

  • Degree in Landscape Architecture – Bachelor or Masters, or related design fields;
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of experience of design and project management in a design related office;
  • Membership within the OALA/CSLA/ASLA and/or Leeds certification considered an asset;
  • Demonstrated technical skills in the preparation of working drawings and construction packages;
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills and time management;
  • Fluent in Chinese (Mandarin), written and verbal is considered an asset;
  • High proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, SketchUp, and computer file management is mandatory;
  • Proven experience of project management, design and construction document production management, client meetings and group presentation;
  • Working knowledge of tropical plants and planting design is considered an asset;
  • Irrigation design and documentation is considered an asset;
  • Working knowledge and understanding of hospitality industry.

Applicants please submit your resume and work samples via e-mail to the address below. Please limit emails to a 5MB maximum. We thank all applicants, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Absolutely no phone inquiries will be accepted.

linda@oneleisure.com

Attn: Career Opportunity

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