Join Our Team: Year Out Landscape Architect

Are you a talented Year Out Landscape Architect looking for an engaging and supportive working environment?

Working in our new studio space in Manchester, the role is part of a growing team, involved in a diverse range of challenging and exciting schemes across the UK.  In exchange, you must demonstrate a passion for Landscape Architecture, creative flair, excellent design ability, innovative solutions, graphic and communication skills.

This is fantastic opportunity for a Year Out Landscape Architect who would like to be actively involved in all stages of the design process, is seeking to create forward thinking solutions and is looking to develop new skills and their career with an enthusiastic team of Landscape Designers and Landscape Planners and alongside our established Arboriculture and Ecology teams.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support a team of Landscape Architects to successfully complete tasks/projects
  • Prepare, coordinate and manage high quality studies and presentations
  • Demonstrate strong design ability
  • Deliver projects through all the LI/RIBA work stages to a high standard
  • Work under their own initiative as part of the design team or alone on individual project tasks
  • Have an understanding knowledge of current Planning and Environmental legislation
  • Maintain quality standards and demonstrating efficient and profitable delivery

Essential Requirements

  • Working towards a Landscape Architecture degree
  • Knowledge in the design and delivery of projects
  • Strong CAD, graphic (Adobe) and hand drawn sketching capability
  • A creative and an inspiring approach
  • A keen interest in the landscape and environment
  • Initiative and drive, with a positive attitude
  • Aspirations to work on innovative schemes
  • Strong organisational skills and an ability to work under pressure
  • An enthusiastic and flexible approach to work
  • Strong written and communication skills

Urban Green guarantees an engaging and supportive learning environment to complement your studies.

How to Apply

If this is you, then please send a cover letter and CV/portfolio for the attention of the Office Manager by email to by Friday 28th June 2019.

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