Walker Macy is seeking an enthusiastic project manager and landscape architect for our Portland, OR office. In this role, you will work directly with clients, participate in public outreach, assist in the design, management and technical development of our projects, and coordinate with architects and engineers.
Walker Macy is a nationally recognized design firm that provides landscape architecture, urban design and planning services throughout the Western United States. We are known for outstanding public-facing projects, and are passionate about creating beautiful, meaningful, and resilient places that last. Our work includes parks and natural areas, urban spaces, waterfronts, and campuses as well as site design for civic and cultural buildings, interpretive centers, and more. We have a team oriented professional culture with a commitment to innovation, sustainability, and client satisfaction. We work with a diverse range of communities and strive to create projects that serve the needs of each group we work with.
This position requires a professional degree in landscape architecture (BLA or MLA), well-rounded design and technical abilities and excellent “people” skills. Candidates should have experience in design development and graphic representation, experience producing construction documents for medium or large-scale projects, and experience coordinating with other design and engineering consultants. Our ideal candidates will be self-motivated and flexible, with strong communication skills, willingness to take initiative and an interest in working as part of a team. Professional experience working in AutoCAD and Revit, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, and SketchUp or Rhino is required. Knowledge of LandFx and an interest in planting design is also beneficial.
Walker Macy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Submission requirements to include the following:
- Cover Letter
- Digital Portfolio with work samples including CAD plans and details along with examples of design or graphic work, and/or built project photography. Portfolio should be 10 pages or less, no bigger than 8.5 x 11 inch page, in a print ready PDF format. Please include a brief description of the project and your role.
Please submit digital applications, PDF format <10 MB. Email applications and portfolio materials to: careers@WalkerMacy.com
Applications will be accepted until August 16, 2021, and top candidates will be invited for an interview within 2 weeks. Online interviews are available for local and non-local candidates.