Lat27 Landscape Architect (Brisbane)

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, passionate Landscape Architect to join the Brisbane Studio and look forward to reviewing your application in confidence.

Date Posted 13.09.2019

With the coming together of two award winning studios, Lat27 in Brisbane and Lat37 in Melbourne, LatStudios has been established to address the critical challenges of our time.

Our design culture is drawn from a shared appreciation that the success of a place is fundamentally determined by responsiveness to environment and context. This approach frames each of our projects and guides our business decisions.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, passionate Landscape Architect to join the Brisbane Studio and look forward to reviewing your application in confidence.

This position is ideal for candidates with recently established careers looking to be part of a studio backed by the extensive support from an established, professional, and collaborative team.

Position Description

The Landscape Architect is an integral member of the studio team and is required to work with the senior team to assist the production of high-quality proposals, concepts, and projects for our clients and for the natural environment. The applicant will be a solid performer in their field with demonstrated communication, technical and design skills.

The Landscape Architect will be representing the business and as such is responsible for externally relating our culture and values to our clients. They will contribute to the studio environment in a participative way and will liaise with the teams nationally to ensure high quality project expectations are achieved.

The Landscape Architect is required to have advanced skills in the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, AutoCAD, Revit, the Microsoft Office Suite, contemporary planting design and have experience and knowledge of relevant industry codes and standards. 3D modelling skills would be considered favourably (NB: we typically use SketchUp for concept modelling).

Position Role

The Landscape Architect primarily assists with the development of design, documentation, and presentation documents. The Landscape Architect will also have:

  • Qualifications in Landscape Architecture or a closely related field, with postgraduate qualifications
  • In excess of 2 years’ experience working in a Landscape Architectural office
  • Strong design thinking and communication skills
  • Experience in project delivery from concept design through design development and production of documentation, as well as experience and knowledge of relevant industry codes and standards and an informed understanding of current trends and best practice
  • Client communication and management skills
  • Proven experience working successfully in a collaborative team environment
  • The ability to prioritise multiple projects and deadlines and manage project involvement under the guidance of the Directors / Project Managers within budgets and time parameters
  • The ability to critically review their own work to achieve exceptional outcomes
  • Demonstrable experience in detailed planting design
  • Advanced skills in the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, AutoCAD, and Sketch Up / 3D modelling software. Note: Advanced Revit skills will be highly regarded.

Other tasks may be required; therefore, this description is not intended to be a complete list of responsibilities and role.

NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted/ notified.

To apply for this position, use the application button below to email careers@latstudios.com.au

Please include the following in your application: a brief CV, indicating relevant experience meeting the criteria, reasons for wanting to join LatStudios/Lat27 and a portfolio of work examples (maximum of 10 pages, in PDF format and file size less than 8MB) undertaken by the applicant.

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