Wantman Group (WGI) is a multidisciplinary consulting firm specialising in planning, landscape architecture, engineering, surveying and mapping, land development and environmental services. We are seeking a landscape designer/architect with up to three years of professional experience to be part of our land design services team in the West Palm Beach/Ft Lauderdale office. Candidates should have experience with landscape and hardscape design within the State of Florida.

The landscape designer/architect will work collaboratively in a team setting on the development of conceptual designs, the production of construction drawings and permitting as well as on-site construction administration. Projects will include a wide range of landscape projects including: residential, commercial and resort design; streetscapes, transportation, and entry features as well as private sector development projects and federal, state and local government projects.

Day to day responsibilities:
– development of conceptual landscape and hardscape designs
– development of construction documents for landscape and hardscape designs
– modification of drawings based on input from project manager
– assist in meetings and public presentations
– preparation of graphics for presentations
– knowledge and review of local land development regulations for standards including, but not limited to-landscape buffer requirements, plant material specifications, species and quantities
– preparation of plans, specifications, presentations for use by project manager

– bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture from an accredited university
– up to three years’ related experience with the ability to become licensed in the State of Florida
– demonstrates reliable understanding of the relationship between design and constructability
– proficiency using computer software programs including AutoCAD, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office Suite
– Microstation experience a plus
– proficiency in preparing hand drawn sketches, graphics and illustrations
– excellent written and verbal communication skills
(This position is only available to applicants based in the US.)