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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE DESIGNER I JOB CAPTAIN I OAKLAND AND SAN DIEGO

OVERVIEW:

We are seeking a full-time landscape designer with 2-5 years of experience for our Oakland and San Diego office.


Urban Arena is a multi-disciplinary firm on the cutting edge of architecture, landscape architecture, planning, & design. With offices in Costa Mesa, San Diego, and Oakland, UA attracts a diverse group of professionals working on a range of projects from urban villages, retail & entertainment centers, model homes, master-planned residential communities, high-density housing, and sports complexes.


We are looking for a creative individual to join our team and assist in the design and creation of a diverse mix of projects.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Independently completes tasks with minimal direction from Project Manager
  • Manages the production of and helps prepare deliverables
  • Manages and mentors Project Designers
  • Performs quality control checks on work produced by team members
  • Interacts with Clients and Consultants occasionally

    KEY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND OTHER ABILITIES:

  • Basic management skills such as multitasking, organization, time management, and professionalism
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite programs
  • Experience with InDesign, Land F/X, and SketchUp, and Photoshop is a plus

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2-5 years of industry work experience
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in landscape architecture or at least four years of industry work experience

    BENEFITS:

  • Medical, dental, vision, and basic life AD&D insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Alternative work schedule of in-office Monday-Thursday, 7:30 am to 5:30 pm, and remotely every Friday 8 am to 12 pm; After 90 days of employment, will be given an additional remote workday of your choosing
  • Pay range $31-$41/hourly (pay differs between the locations)

  • How to Apply – All Positions Above:

    Please email resume with position name you are applying for in the subject line and attach portfolio to: Loren@urbanarena.com. No phone calls or drop-ins please.