Job Opening – Temporary Landscape Designer

We seek a qualified Landscape Designer or Landscape Architect with a passion for ecologically sensitive design & planning and with strong design, technical, and Auto CAD abilities for a temporary or intern position.  The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor degree in Landscape Architecture, and have experience in AutoCad, Civil 3D.  A candidate with interest and skills in Photoshop, InDesign, and/or GIS is desirable.  The successful candidate will be knowledgeable of:

  • Natural Systems including plants and plant communities (especially native), geological and soil conditions, and mountain topography;
  • Design techniques; and
  • Tools and principles involved in production of plans, renderings, and other drawings;

The chosen candidate will be exposed to a dynamic work environment and a variety of expertise from a diverse multi-disciplinary team of biologists, plant ecologists, landscape architects, land planners, environmental planners, and environmental scientists.  She or he will be a dependable team player, and demonstrate effective oral and written communication as well as good interpersonal skills.  She or he will be resourceful, self-motivated, and a quick learner. She or he will be well organized and carry a positive and respectful attitude.

Equinox is a growing 11-person firm with the mission to facilitate conservation & sustainable development by servicing private, public, and non-profit interests with high quality ecological services, conservation planning and environmental design.  Equinox’ core corporate values include: Balance, Quality, Relationships, Community, and Prosperity.  In addition to knowledge, skill and ability, Equinox is looking for a Landscape Designer that embraces both the mission and core values of the company.  Interested, qualified candidates should send resumes, a cover letter detailing their fit with this position, and a portfolio to [email protected]. This is a full time, temporary position for a two (2) month period starting in January with possible opportunity for growth.  The salary range for this position is commensurate with experience and the ability of the chosen candidate to perform the specific job duties required of the position.

Please submit your application materials by November 30, 2013.

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