Landscape Architectural Technician
- Job Type:
- Full Time
- Posting Date:
- Deadline Date:
- Sharon, ON
- Company Name:
- The Town of East Gwillimbury
- Job Details:
Reporting to the Manager of Parks Development and Operations, this position is responsible for providing technical, administrative, site inspection support, and general assistance within the Parks Development and Operations division. With a focus on project co-ordination from implementation to completion and project supervision, this position will also be responsible for collecting information and data to maintain park inventories, plans and support for asset management programs.
Key accountabilities include; completing non-complex park designs and assigned projects from conceptual design to implementation including cost estimates and contract administration, perform reviews of development landscape and urban design submissions for conformance with Town standards, perform development site reviews, subdivision tree planting and urban design inspections to confirm conformance of all developer site works, develop and maintain parks, trails and tree inventories using GIS (ArcMap 10.2), AutoCAD, and related software applications. Provide day-to-day hands-on coordination, guidance and support for parks development processes, policies, practices and project initiatives to meet departmental operational needs and corporate service standards. Respond to complaints, inquiries and information requests from the general public, businesses, regional officials, provincial officials, developers, contractors, consultants and other agencies.
Preferred candidates will hold a post-secondary Degree/Diploma in a Landscape Architecture or Landscape Technology program and a Class G Driver’s License in Good Standing. Additionally, the candidate will possess project management experience with multiple stakeholders and knowledge of GIS ArcMap 10.2 and AutoCAD 2014. Certification and knowledge in horticulture/arboriculture and experience working in a municipal environment is considered an asset.
Salary: $53,308-$62,717 per annum
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