Associate Landscape Architect in Herndon, VA at Pennoni

Date Posted: 9/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.


Job Responsibilities

Pennoni Associates is currently seeking an Associate Landscape Architect to work out of our Dulles/Herndon, VA location. 

  • In our landscape architecture practice, we closely collaborate with many other disciplines on a variety of projects that include:
    • Site planning, zonings, parks and recreation facilities, commercial and mixed-use developments, and municipal facilities.
    • Participating in projects from the start (feasibility phases and early planning) through the end (final construction documents and construction administration).
  • Project management opportunities are available with commensurate experience, communication, and people skills.


Job Requirements

Required Attributes

  • Required Education: Bachelors Degree from an accredited Landscape Architecture program
  • 4–7 years of professional office experience
  • Licenses: Valid driver's license; VA Landscape Architecture license or pursuit preferred
  • Computer Skills: Autocad 2017, MS Office required.  GIS, Sketchup, Photoshop preferred
  • Experience with soft and hardscapes, site planning, and zoning processes
  • Strong graphic ability and proficiency with AutoCAD
  • Ability to prepare design plans and construction documents

Preferred Attributes

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Can work independently
  • Self-starter
  • Ability to research municipal/development codes applicable to site development
  • Experience in a broad range of project types, such as parks and recreation facilities, mix-use developments, residential, office, retail, and municipal projects
  • Experience with LID stormwater techniques

For immediate consideration, please apply now and include cover letter, resume and portfolio or work samples (PDF format preferred with file size limit of 5 MB).


Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

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