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Landscape Design Assistant (Alexandria)

compensation: $40,000-$45,000 annually
employment type: full-time

Landed designs, builds, and maintains luxury landscapes in Northern Virginia.

Position Title: Landscape Design Assistant

Position Overview: Our Landscape Design Build Professionals are technically sophisticated team members who communicate effectively with colleagues to foster a successful working environment. We are seeking an individual who is highly organized. As a Design Assistant, you will assist our Design/Build team in all capacities, focusing principally estimating; preparing outdoor construction documents, drawings, plans; and drafting landscape designs and sales presentations, including the creation of perspectives and 3D renderings, as needed.

Knowledge and Experience:

- Demonstrated organizational skills and attention to detail.
- Extensive knowledge of CAD-based drafting and other graphical skills, including but not limited to Autodesk AutoCad, Photoshop, and InDesign.
- Excellent 3D modeling/rendering, design, graphic, writing, computer, and technical skills along with a passion for design.
- Exceptional math skills and strong command of Microsoft Excel.
- Demonstrated knowledge of LMN software is a plus.
- Strong oral and written communication skills, including customer service skills and proper phone etiquette.
- Ability to work effectively and productively both with others in a team environment and independently.
- Willing to get your hands dirty.
- Study of Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design, Hardscape Design, Construction or related field is preferred.

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Completing take offs and site measurements independently.
- Responsible for all design department Autocad drafting, including the preparation of base maps, landscape and hardscape designs, master plans, and perspectives.
- Estimating landscape and hardscape construction jobs in Excel and LMN software.
- Preparation of design proposals, estimates, contracts, and client correspondence.
- Complete landscape and hardscape construction drawings that communicate the intended design to crew members for construction.
- Organization and preparation of all construction job paperwork, including shopping and procurement lists and crew work orders.
- Prepare general drawings and specification documents, as requested.


Excellent salary, depending on experience
Health Insurance
Paid vacation and sick leave

Please reply to this posting and send resume, cover letter, and example of design work to apply.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7154344650



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