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Landscape Architect

Type of Job:
Entry Level
Experienced
Discipline:
Landscape Architecture
Name of Firm:

Environmental Planning & Design

Job Location:

Pittsburgh, PA

Environmental Planning & Design, LLC, established in 1939, is one of the oldest Landscape Architecture firms in the United States and has developed a nationally acclaimed practice in Landscape Architecture, Community Planning and Urban Design. EPD’s office is a fast-paced design studio where we work on exciting projects ranging from riverfront parks, community master plans, brownfield redevelopments to green infrastructure design and installation. Our diverse project base and direct collaboration with the firm’s principals allows professionals to gain insight and hands on knowledge not typically available elsewhere.
 
We are proud to call Pittsburgh our home. The Pittsburgh region is renowned for its rich history, diverse outdoor amenities, excellent sports teams and top-quality cultural venues. These assets provide opportunities to get away outside of office life.
 
Qualifications:
Environmental Planning & Design is looking for creative, self-motivated, enthusiastic designers with strong design, graphic, and computer application skills. Candidates must also possess good communication skills and great leadership qualities.  Candidates must have impeccable writing skills and learn new skills quickly.
 
An undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited landscape architecture program is required. Candidates with a master’s degree or dual degrees in both landscape architecture and urban design or planning are strongly encouraged to apply.
 
Exceptional hand graphics and digital technical skills are required. Proficiency in the Adobe Suite, MicroStation, Microsoft Office and ESRI/ArcGIS. The ability to produce high-quality illustrations and computerized models in 3-D Rhino and/or Sketch Up. Additional requirements include solid technical skills (grading, construction, etc.), sustainable principals as well as a positive attitude and open mind towards involvement on a wide range of project types. EPD is an EOE employer and offers a competitive salary and benefit package.
 
If your interest in EPD and Pittsburgh has been stimulated and you would like to work with talented designers, please forward your resume, samples of your work (digital and hand drawn) along with a transcript to epd@epd-pgh.com. No phone calls, please. We will be in touch after reviewing your qualifications.

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