Landscape Architect (2 Year Contract)
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- Caledon, ON
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- Town of Caledon
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Town of Caledon is a dynamic municipality that successfully balances urban, rural and agricultural communities. Our energetic staff are guided by our core values that create an environment for continuous improvement and customer service excellence.
In addition to offering exciting career opportunities, the Town also provides a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package. Come see how you can make a difference.
The Opportunity: Contract up to 2 Years
Reporting directly to the Manager, Parks, the Landscape Architect is responsible for the review and approval of landscape plans and other relevant documents associated with development applications across the Town of Caledon while maintaining a positive relationship between staff and citizens. The successful candidate will be responsible for approving landscape construction cost estimates and performing inspections for landscape works under the terms of the subdivision and site plan agreement, including restoration inspections. The Landscape Architect will investigate landscape complaints as they relate to plans for subdivision and site plans and will participate in OMB hearings as required.
The Ideal Candidate
We are seeking an experienced professional with a post-secondary degree in Landscape Architecture or a closely related field. Our ideal candidate has a minimum of five (5) years of related experience in Landscape Architecture, preferably in a municipal setting and full membership with the OALA. The ideal candidate will have superior verbal and written communication skills, superb organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines as well as the ability to work effectively in a team environment. We are seeking an individual with superior attention to detail, analytical and problem solving skills. Computer proficiency in MS Office, AMANDA and AutoCAD/GIS is preferred.
This position offers a salary range of $77,041.24 – $93,077.66 plus a competitive benefit package.
Satisfactory passing of a criminal record check, and proof of qualifications will be required of any successful candidate(s) for this position.
The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace. If your application requires accommodation, please contact Human Resources at (905) 584-2272 Ext. 4738.
How To Apply
To learn more about employment with the Town of Caledon and to apply for this exciting and challenging opportunity, visit: www.caledon.ca/careers
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