Landscape Architect

Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. Denver, CO

Ranked as one of Fortune Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For," Kimley-Horn prides itself on hiring high-achieving, dedicated, and reliable professionals. Kimley-Horn is conducting a search for an enthusiastic and well-qualified, Landscape Architect to join our busy Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning/Urban Design Practice in our Denver, Colorado office. Kimley-Horn is recognized as one of the nation's most comprehensive and well respected design consulting firms. Our firmwide staff includes more than 100 landscape architecture professionals and we are continuing to grow.

Responsibilities include:

* Ability to liaise with public and private sector clients, maintain client relationships, manage projects and mentor staff

* Business development and marketing of clients including networking, active participation in professional development, presenting work professional organizations, writing proposals, scopes of work, and budgets for projected work

* Work directly with clients to advance master plans/ small area/corridor plans, develop site plans, manage the entitlement processes, and implement improvements

* Provide design, project, and task management leadership to production teams, including Young Professionals

Position Requirements

* Bachelor's Degree in a design profession (Landscape Architecture, Architecture, engineering, fine arts)

* Master's Degree in a planning or design profession (Landscape Architecture, Architecture, urban design, planning), desired

* 3-5+ years of experience as a landscape architect in Colorado, with a strong focus on public sector projects \

* Experience in Parks and Recreation projects

* Excellent written, and oral communication skills

* Positive attitude and a strong work ethic

Min. Experience3Min. Education LevelBachelor's DegreeRequired MajorLandscape ArchitectureProfessional RegistrationPLA - Professional Landscape ArchitectDesired Qualifications

* Experience in Urban Planning/Urban Design

* Ability to effectively communicate with strong freehand illustration and rendering skills

* Self-motivated; sense of urgency to produce high quality work

* Experience in diverse project types and client base

* Strong design skills

* Demonstrated ability to manage projects profitably

* Ability to manage multiple priorities

* AutoCAD, and Microsoft (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) skills

* Working knowledge of graphic software programs (Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp, Lumion) Professional

Registration: PLA – Professional Landscape Architect, registered in CO (Will consider a strong candidate who is able to obtain registration within 6 months)

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