Job Posting

Landscape architect (Intermediate)

Whitehorse (YT)

Salary:

Yearly: min. $45000 max. $55000 for 40.0 hours per week

Job Number:

7322529

Anticipated Start Date:

2014-05-05

Source:

 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Full-Time

Number of positions:

1

Employer Details

Employer:

Inukshuk Planning & Development Ltd.

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Completion of university

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Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Membership in a provincial association of landscape architects

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Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

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Type of Landscape Architecture Experience

Parks and recreation sites; Commercial or business; Industrial; Institutional; Residential; Streetscape; Restoration or preservation

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Type of Related Experience

Architecture; Conservation; Environmental studies; Geography; Landscape construction; Landscape maintenance; Urban forestry; Urban or regional planning

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Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Computer terminal; Computer aided drafting; Data storage and retrieval; Data manipulation and analysis

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Specific Skills

Confer with clients to determine design needs; Survey and assess designated sites; Develop designs taking into consideration landscape features, buildings, climate, future usage and other aspects; Prepare or oversee preparation of site plans, reports, sketches, models, photographs, maps, land use studies and design plans; Prepare specifications and evaluate tenders for landscape construction projects; Manage and supervise landscape construction work

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Security and Safety

Bondable; Confidential security clearance; Criminal record check

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Work Samples

Design sample; Example of completed work

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Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Tight deadlines; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Sitting; Hand-eye co-ordination; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Walking

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Work Location Information

Willing to relocate; Relocation costs not covered by employer

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Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence; Willing to travel; Public transportation is available

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Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Critical thinking; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning

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Other Information

Candidates should provide a cover letter with a portfolio of experience in pdf-format with a minimum of 3 current references.

How to Apply

Date Posted:

2014-02-12

Advertised until:

2014-08-09