Jacobs Senior Landscape Architect - Landscape and Arboriculture in Birmingham, United States
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Jacobs has a growing UK Landscape and Arboriculture team of over 70 professionals and we are looking for someone who can bring their landscape architecture expertise to this innovative and exciting team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the continuing development, implementation and management of landscape architecture projects within the Landscape team across a wide range of project stages and types.
Undertake landscape design and planning for a range of projects
Work with a range of disciplines within Jacobs and with outside consultants
Contribute new innovative ideas, materials, research and learnings to the landscape team, as part of your project work
Support both the design and assessment teams.
The successful candidate must be a strong communicator, capable of presenting technical concept and solutions to clients and collaborating with multi-discipline teams to achieve the best results.
The successful candidate will need to:
Engage with a culture of safety and caring within the team;
Be creative and innovative;
Effective supervisory and organisational skills;
Be able to resolve issues in a timely manner;
Be flexible and dependable;
Be able to work in multifaceted working environments on a range of project types.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Chartered senior LA with significant experience at this level
Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary environment
Ability to take on projects and work independently or as part of the wider landscape and multi-disciplinary teams.
AutoCAD with good graphical presentation skills for drawing delivery
Experience of Adobe CC (Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator) software, with associated graphics and presentation skills.
Good standard of report writing skills
Site visits and appraisal work forms part of the role, sometimes in more remote locations, therefore a driving licence is essential for this role
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As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role.
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Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.
At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.