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PROJECT DESIGNER
Experience Level: 1 – 5 years

About the team:
We are a diverse team of visionary designers who collaborate with each other and our clients to create innovative and memorable spaces that inspire people and the way they experience life.

We’re passionate about the power of design, and we’re driven by our desire to push the boundaries of our work and the profession. Our design process and culture engages and empowers everyone, because we believe that our team is as important as our work.

About the job:
As a project designer at Coen + Partners, you will be part of every aspect of a project providing research, conceptual ideas, diagrams, storyboards, drawings, documentation, and renderings, while contributing to the advancement of innovative design and marketing systems.

This role requires proficiency in AutoCAD, Rhino and the Adobe Design Suite. Revit experience is preferred.

To get an idea of the type of work you would be contributing to, please visit our website at www.coenpartners.com.

Compensation & Benefits
We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes: employer-paid healthcare coverage, disability insurance, 401(k) match, support for personal growth, promotion from within, and profit sharing.

Salary will be dependent on qualifications and experience.

About you:
You are passionate.
You are proactive.
You are a visionary designer.
You have exceptional communication skills
You have experience working in a design forward firm.
You are part of the solution.

You thrive in a collaborative environment, and believe that you succeed when your team succeeds. By challenging yourself and others, you push ideas, collaboration, and a better ideas forward. You innovate, are able to think outside the box, have strong ideas, and are not afraid to have your ideas challenged in a collaborative team environment. You like life, challenges, people and dogs.

If you are interested in joining the team at Coen + Partners, please e-mail a cover letter letting us know how you would complement our team, along with your resume and portfolio to Kate Greve: kate@coenpartners.com.

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Barr is seeking a highly creative, client-focused, part-time graphic design specialist to support project teams in its water resources group and across the company. The person in this position would use exceptional graphic communication skills to create technical illustrations, realistic design visualizations, diagrams, and other artwork to support the development of proposals, report documents, brochures, digital presentations, infographics, etc.
<p>The person in this position will work with Barr's landscape architects, water resources engineers, ecologists, and environmental scientists. Much of the work will involve the production of infographics, renderings, and other drawings to be used in a variety of design projects, studies, and reports. The work offers an opportunity to contribute to and learn from progressive and innovative design teams that provide landscape architecture, water resources, ecological restoration, and engineering services to our clients.

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Apply online at https://www.barr.com/page/56/job-opportunities/?positionId=1793

Build a legacy - your legacy with WSB & Associates, Inc., named to the StarTribune's Top Workplaces in Minnesota for the fourth consecutive year and the Zweig Group Hot Firm List for the third consecutive year. WSB is looking for a creative, energetic, and outgoing Landscape Architect to join our growing Landscape Architecture group in our Minneapolis, St. Paul, or Burnsville office locations. This person will be responsible for managing all phases of design projects of varying types and sizes from initial client outreach to post development follow up as well as supporting projects led by other groups / individuals.

What You Will Do: You will provide design, project management and task management leadership to the team; work directly with clients, public groups, and other design professionals throughout the design process; develop proposals in response to RFPs / RFQs; maintain involvement in and support of marketing efforts; and provide mentorship to less experienced professional staff.

What You Will Bring: The successful candidate will have: 5 to 10 years of experience working in a professional design firm focusing on site design / project management for both hard-scape and soft-scape projects; a Landscape Architect registration; a Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture; strong ability to develop creative aesthetic design solutions. Construction documentation experience utilizing AutoCad software (Civil 3D experience a plus); experience with marketing & business development including proposal writing, scope/fee budgets for work; demonstrated ability to manage projects efficiently and profitably; effective written, verbal and graphic communication skills with internal and external clients; a desire to expand our Landscape Architectural services; a valid driver’s license; and a clean driving record.

Candidates - Please include a digital portfolio when applying.

Who We Are: WSB is an energetic professional consulting and design firm with offices in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Burnsville, St. Cloud, Rochester, and Baxter MN, Bismarck ND, and Austin TX. WSB has approximately 400 staff members who provide diverse engineering, planning, environmental, and construction services to clients in the government, energy, and commercial markets. Our services also include GIS, landscape architecture, right of way, and surveying.

Learn more and apply
http://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/job/227017?source=emailJobToAFriend

Topo is a landscape architecture/landscape construction firm specializing in distinctive residential estates. We are seeking a project architect/project manager to join our collaborative firm.

Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years of experience with a working knowledge of residential building construction and be able to work closely with clients in developing projects from the design phase through construction. Candidates must be team oriented and have strong organizational and verbal communication skills.

Qualifications:

  • Proficient in current 2015 version of AutoCAD
  • Skilled in SketchUp and Adobe Software
  • Experience in Revit a plus
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of zoning regulations, building codes, and site requirements

Compensation and benefits are generous and commensurate with professional experience and demonstrated knowledge. Please email lorelei@topollc.com and include your resume, cover letter and examples or your work in pdf format. Only fully qualified candidates should apply.

Graduate Landscape Architect

Alliant Engineering, Inc. – Minneapolis, Minnesota Based in the City of Minneapolis’ Downtown East District, Alliant Engineering, Inc. is a, established professional design firm where your voice is heard, ideas are encouraged and your work is highly regarded. If you are a Graduate Landscape Architect with strong project, interpersonal and client relationship skills, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team.

Position Responsibilities:
As a Graduate Landscape Architect, you will manage and assist in the development of complete project documents that include urban design, mixed-use, commercial, multi-family and single family developments. Collaborate with internal project engineers and other team members in the development of plans and project documents.

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture is required.
  • Zero (0) to four (4) years of professional experience.
  • Strong design and graphic skills
  • Strong interpersonal and Client relationship skills.
  • Strong skills with Adobe Photoshop and InDesign

Learn more and apply at https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1580080&B_ID=91

The Trust for Public Land will host a "Rose Fellow" through Enterprise Community Partners' Rose Fellows program which places early-career designers (formerly limited to architects, but this year landscape architects are able to apply) with local community development organizations. Based out of The Trust for Public Land’s Saint Paul office, the Rose Fellow will work to deepen understanding of mitigation strategies related to the issue of displacement (the unintended consequence of gentrification) that may arise from creating new parks and other green spaces. The Rose Fellow will strengthen the relationship of housing and parks organizations through both national research and on-the-ground work in Saint Paul and Cleveland.

To learn more and apply: http://www.enterprisecommunity.org/solutions-and-innovation/design-leadership/rose-architectural-fellowship/become-a-fellow

Your Opportunity:
We bring together the places that make communities feel like home whether it’s an urban park, a commercial plaza, or a residential neighborhood. We do this because we’re part of the community too and we care about the places where we live—just as much as you do. Join the team that truly designs with community in mind

Your Duties:
We are growing and this is a great time to join Stantec. The Landscape Designer position will work closely with Stantec's Senior Landscape Architects, Planners, and other design and engineering professionals on a wide range of project types for public and private sector clients throughout North America. Responsibilities will include preparing studies, reports, presentation materials, design documents, and construction documents and assisting with construction administration activities.

Your Capabilities and Credentials:
Successful candidates must have an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited landscape architecture program. Dual degree candidates (Planning and Landscape Architecture) are also encouraged to apply. Current licensure as a Landscape Architect is preferred, but not required for candidates. Licensure will be required for continued advancement within the team

We are seeking candidates with at least 3 years of prior landscape architecture experience (including internship experience) working within a professional design firm. The successful candidate will have one or both of the following complementary skill sets.

Skill Set 1: Exceptional graphic skills using both hand and computer drawing and rendering techniques. Demonstrated skill in urban design and planning, master planning, and creation of urban design guidelines, is required with this skill set. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint), AutoCAD, Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign), and SketchUp are required. Prior experience with rendering programs such as 3-D Max or Rhino is a plus.

Skill Set 2: Exceptional technical design skills in site and corridor-based projects across a range of project scales from less than one acre to hundreds of acres in size. Skills required include technical design layout, grading, and detailing of design projects of all sizes. Successful candidate must have, or be able to achieve, proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D (including alignments and grading surfaces), AutoTURN, LandFX, and other construction document production-oriented software programs. Strong quantitative aptitude and attention to technical detail are required. Prior experience in site construction, either observation or hands-on, is beneficial.  

Stantec offers an excellent benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) matching, wellness program, paid vacation and holidays, stock purchase plan, commuter flex-pass, and pre-tax health plans.  

Qualified candidates who are highly motivated and eager to commit to Stantec’s strategic initiative to become a Top 10 global design firm should submit their resume and cover letter, online at www.stantec.com/careers. 

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