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Intermediate Landscape Architect

Job Type:
Full Time
Posting Date:
Deadline Date:
Guelph, ON
Company Name:
Shift Landscape Architecture
Job Details:

Shift Landscape Architecture is a design-focused office based in Guelph, Ontario. We are looking for an Intermediate Landscape Architect to join our growing firm. The ideal candidate will be a graduate from a Landscape Architecture program. (BLA or MLA). Candidates should have a minimum of 4 years experience in a professional design office. This is an opportunity to grow with Shift and transition into a senior role.

Requirements include: Project management/ administration skills (from concept to construction completion), ability to mentor Jr. designers, experience in public engagement settings and proposal writing. As well, the candidate should be able to work on a wide range of projects including competitions, public space, institutional and a select group of residential. Being able to collaborate with and lead allied professionals is a must. The candidate will be well read in contemporary landscape architecture and urbanism theory; possess strong graphic, verbal and written communication skills; have a good sense of humor; and a friendly personality supported by the ability to deal with the fast paced, fluid conditions inherent in a growing business. A valid driver’s license is required in order to attend sites throughout southern and central Ontario. Overnight travel may be required.

If you feel this opportunity may be right for you please email a cover letter, which includes your salary expectations, CV and portfolio assembled as 1 PDF file (Max. 5mb) (this is a mandatory requirement – submissions not adhering to this format will not be reviewed) to:

Thank you in advance to all applicants.

Suitable candidates will be invited to discuss this opportunity in more detail.

No phone calls in regards to this posting.