Landscape Architect (6-10 years experience)

Seattle, WA

Walker Macy is seeking an enthusiastic project manager and landscape architect for our Seattle, WA 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 leads landscape architecture, urban design and planning projects throughout the Western United States. While our focus is on public projects – including parks, waterfronts, and campuses – we have a broad range of work that includes site design for civic and cultural buildings, interpretive centers, and mixed use development. We have a collaborative and team-oriented professional culture with a commitment to contextual design approaches, innovation, sustainability, and client satisfaction.

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 or 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
  • Resume
  • 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 do not mail hardcopies of portfolios or letters. Please submit digital copies only, PDF format at 10 MB or less. Email the applications and portfolio materials to:

careers@WalkerMacy.com

Applications will be accepted until April 23rd, 2021, and top candidates will be invited for an interview within 2 weeks. Online interviews are available for local and non-local candidates.

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