Stantec System

Senior Landscape Architect

Location US-CT-New Haven
Posted Date 4 months ago(10/16/2017 1:18 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings Remaining
Experience (Years)
Community Development

Your Opportunity

Stantec is an award-winning practice with over 225 landscape architects and landscape architecture designers and technicians practicing in over 40 offices firm-wide.  Our landscape architecture practice leads rewarding and transformational assignments within our 22,000-person interdisciplinary design firm. Our local and global presence provides extraordinary project opportunities for our staff.  We offer a collaborative work environment and encourage research and development, creativity and innovation in the performance of our work.  Stantec Landscape Architecture is firmly committed to design excellence in our core sectors: waterfronts, streetscapes, parks and plazas, campus planning and design, naturalized habitats, greenways, cultural facilities, sports venues and transportation enhancements. 


Stantec’s New Haven Landscape Architecture Studio is seeking a senior landscape architect to join our team.  The successful candidate will participate with our interdisciplinary design team, manage assignments, provide critical urban and landscape architecture design experience, and interact with existing and prospective clients with exemplary communication skills and design acumen. 

Your Duties

  • Project scoping and concept through construction phase project management;
  • Site analysis and design concept development including digital and hand-illustrated deliverables;
  • Leading design development and construction documentation for interdisciplinary assignments;
  • Design reports and master plan level graphics and narrative;
  • Design and thought leadership pertaining to public realm and infrastructure in urban environments; and
  • Staff leadership and inter-office collaboration throughout our northeast office locations.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Well- versed in local, regional and national trends in landscape architecture and urban design;
  • Excellent creative and critical thinking skills;
  • Superior research, analytical thinking and problem solving skills;
  • Ability to integrate sustainability in all aspects of design;
  • High level of proficiency with AutoCAD, Adobe CC, Rhino, Sketch-Up, or similar platforms;
  • Ability to generate 3D design models on GIS platform;
  • Excellent verbal and graphic communication skills;
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited program; Urban and/or regional planning and urban design will be considered;
  • 8+ years of experience;
  • Excellent references.

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