Chartered Landscape Architect

Posted almost 2 years ago
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Unspecified
Sector Construction / Civil Engineering, Consultancy, EIA, Planning
Posted almost 2 years ago
Apply by Friday, 6 November 2015
Our client is a leading Consultancy providing services throughout the Environmental Sector that are now recruiting for a Chartered Landscape Architect to join their Midlands team. Applicants should be qualified Chartered Landscape Architects with post-Part IV professional experience.  A good understanding of professional practice is required, including practice ethics, UK and European regulations governing landscape and the environment generally, correct procedures for specifying, tendering and monitoring sub-contractors. With proven expertise and able to work independently to a high skill level, the successful applicant will be able to assist in forming relationships with existing and new clients. Candidates should have technical expertise in specifying both hard and soft landscaping and the production of detailed drawings and planting specifications. They should also have experience in on-site supervision of specified works. It is essential that candidates can demonstrate a track record of successful commissions on a variety of landscape design schemes, and should show an innovative approach towards satisfying a client’s requirements.  They should have some knowledge and experience in sustainable design solutions, particularly in the use of BREEAM, SUDs and the preparation of Environmental Impact Assessments.