Landscape Architect Resume Samples

Landscape Architects are professionals who take charge of planning, designing and maintaining land areas for homes, parks or recreational facilities. A Well-drafted Landscape Architect Resume highlights duties and responsibilities such as – discussing to identify the needs of the client, preparing site plans, visiting the site personally to study the ground and area quality, communicating with building architects and clients, preparing cost estimates and completion schedule, arranging materials, collaborating with vendors and suppliers, selecting appropriate materials that are needed for the landscaping, supervising work of the employees and updating project progress to the clients periodically.

To become a successful Landscape Architect, possessing these skills become mandatory – solid understanding of landscape designs and architecture, presentation skills, negotiation skills, technical knowledge, work ethics, the ability to apply engineering principles in reality and superb visualization skills. While a degree in the relevant discipline is considered mandatory, many of the Landscape Architects portray in the Resume a Master’s degree and successful completion of an internship as Landscape Architects.

 

Landscape Architect Resume example

Landscape Architect Resume

Summary : Highly knowledgeable and dependable Registered Landscape Architect with over 13 years of experience. Extensive skills in all areas of landscaping, from concept development and project management. A self-starter and team player with a proven ability to develop strong client relationships.

Skills : Revit, Autocad, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Sketchup, Vectorworks.

Description :

    1. Provides upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, fountains, planters, and other ground areas.
    2. Construct and small repairs, as well as painting to satisfaction of the customer.
    3. Operate power equipment such as mower, trimmers, weed whackers, and chainsaws.
    4. Lead design produced documentation and procured materials for large-scale public open space.
    5. Performed contract administration tasks and coordinated with the state government, local council, and private clients.
    6. Produced bid packages and reviewed bid submissions and selected the most suitable contractor.
    7. Developed presentations using complex graphics for the client's sales and marketing team.
    8. Performed tender submission reviews and contractor selection.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AA


Landscape Architect I Resume

Summary : Detail-orientated troubleshooter who gets to the root of the problem quickly. Highly motivated team player with leadership capabilities.

Skills : Revit, Autocad, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Sketchup, Vectorworks.

Description :

    1. Collaborated on the design and layout of the central greenway, later managing the project through schematic design and into construction documents.
    2. Collaborated on the design of a central park in a new residential community that received positive responses from the planning commission and local neighborhood groups.
    3. Managed the project through schematic design and into construction documents, including assembling and drafting the costing package and project timeline.
    4. Illustrated and rendered a range of graphic images both by hand and digitally, depicting circulation patterns, land use planning, segmentation, and phasing studies.
    5. Compiled a sustainability plan booklet and design guidelines package which included plan and perspective graphics.
    6. Excerpts and graphics from the package were later used by the client in countless marketing materials and brochures that were sent out to the general public and consultants.
    7. Created 3-D site-building models in Sketchup for several projects including a 160-acre corporate campus.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA


Landscape Architect-Project Management Resume

Summary : A CLARB certified landscape architect with extensive professional experience, including Transit Station Planning, Streetscape, and Urban Design. Detail-orientated troubleshooter who gets to the root of the problem quickly.

Skills : Carpentry, Masonry, Excavation, Grading, Site Work, Demolition, Adobe CS Suite, AutoCAD, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Coordinating and managing project design from concept through construction and maintenance periods while working with the applicants.
    2. Review and approval of Landscape planning and construction documents for private, residential, municipal and commercial projects.
    3. Conducted site analysis, woodland and tree inventories, wetland verification, and review of all-natural features present on sites proposed for development.
    4. Prepared property development guidelines for commercial development corporations, municipalities and corridor planning associations.
    5. Preparation of (using CAD) landscape plans, site plans, and subdivision layouts and cost estimates for clients.
    6. Prepared landscape plans and specifications for commercial and residential construction projects utilizing principles, practices, and procedures. 
    7. Assist residential clients with a selection of native plants appropriate for their locality, exposure, aspect, soil, and landscape function.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA

Landscape Architect II Resume

Headline : Insightful, intuitive and responsive Professional Landscape Architect/ Designer with a proven history of success in multidisciplinary firms. Innovative and persistent problem solver, who thrives on challenges, excels under pressure and gets the job done. Strong/ empowering leader and motivator, organized and thorough project manager, and effective negotiator dealing easily across all levels of the organization.

Skills : Project Management, MS Office, Excellent Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Manage multiple projects simultaneously while guiding clients throughout all stages of their site-specific project.
    2. Routinely coordinate land development design with the multi-disciplinary team and synchronize site civil construction documents.
    3. Develop client relationships, acquire signed contracts, draft project deliverables, manage project budgets and billable hours, and provide construction administration.
    4. Report directly to the Land Development Practice Leader and always deliver projects on time and on the budget to the client.
    5. Grading, and erosion and sedimentation control plans for campsites, roads, trails, and an amphitheater.
    6. Coordinating meetings, monitor calendars, maintain project files, photocopying.
    7. Designed, managed and produced construction drawings, sections, elevations and details for large- scale residential homes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Associate Landscape Architect Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain a position that broadens career scope in leadership, management and information system infrastructure during the year 2016.

Skills : Autocad, Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, Microsoft Office, Hand Graphics, 3D Printing.

Description :

    1. Correspond with Government groups and general public coordinating project needs to prepare designs and implement development for recreation sites.
    2. Write documents and compile contract packages for project development proposals.
    3. Coordinating meetings, monitor calendars, maintain project files, photocopying.
    4. Designed, managed and produced construction drawings, sections, elevations and details for large- scale residential homes.
    5. Designed residential community sub-divisions, golf course communities and remodeled nine-hole golf course.
    6. Designed and built sub-division entrances, also created renderings and perspective drawings for client presentations.
    7. Commercial and residential landscape planning and design for various landscape contractors, architects, engineers, and park districts/municipalities.
    8. Commercial and residential design/ build landscape planning and design.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA

Landscape Architect-Temp Resume

Summary : Experienced in retail sales environments, design and customer service experience, and love to teach anyone willing to learn. Also, has a desire to learn and try to learn new things all the time.

Skills : AutoCAD 2010, Adobe CS2, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Landscape Design and Planning of Commercial and Residential Projects including the design of foundation plantings, perennial design, and retaining walls design, grading and estimating.
    2. Working with citizen groups and municipal officials during the planning, design and implementation process.
    3. Collaborate with teams of architects, engineers, and planners for residential, recreational, commercial, industrial, institutional and municipal projects.
    4. Direct project coordinator, design development, site/master planning, and construction documentation/specifications for residential and commercial properties.
    5. Consulting to enhance the landscape, recommendations, replacement of shrubs/plants.
    6. Create, edit, and assemble documentation for submissions Multiple administrative responsibilities.
    7. Responsible for site development strategy, programming, final design and budget management.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Jr. Landscape Architect Resume

Summary : Architect with 11 plus years of rich experience in planning, designing and detailing for diverse architectural projects such as Residential, Commercial, Healthcare, and Institutional facilities. Proficient in independently handling projects from schematic level to completion of construction, coordinating the efforts of contractors, engineers, landscape consultants, and government agencies.

Skills : SketchUp, Interior Designing, Adobe Photoshop, Archicad, Autodesk Autocad, Autodesk 3D Studio Max, Autodesk Revit Architecture.

Description :

    1. Assisted principal architect in preparing and reviewing schematic drawings, presentation drawings, approval drawings.
    2. Prepared 3D renderings and document packages for presentation.
    3. Worked out a Bill of quantities and estimates.
    4. Communication and coordination with various consultants and contractors.
    5. Developed complete sets of construction documents for all phases of projects.
    6. Build retaining walls for garden beds Placement of various plants Home renovations.
    7. Care for established lawns by mowing, mulching, weeding, removing thatch trimming/edging around flower beds, walkways and walls with power mowers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
PGDM

Assistant Landscape Architect Resume

Summary : Seeking to further a career with an aggressive, growth-oriented company that identifies three primary goals: Customer Satisfaction through Superior Product and Service, Solid Financial Performance and Employee Retention through Motivation and Training.

Skills : Great People Skills, Data Entry, Excellent Communication & Coordination Skills.

Description :

    1. Work with and around corrosive and dangerous chemicals and pesticides.
    2. Utilize several power tools and vehicles, such as a power saw and grinder and a work truck and tractor.
    3. Create designs for multiple use projects, meet project timelines, and manage calendars.
    4. Maintain project files, answer phones, greet clients, prepare meeting boards.
    5. Provide assistance to Project Managers, run errands, purchase and manage office supplies.
    6. Develop site designs; Create -Details, Sections, and Graphs for design clarification.
    7. Write documents and compile construction and permit packages.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Accountancy

Landscape Architect III Resume

Headline : Team-focused professional with over 6 years of experience designing, drafting and presenting projects. Detail-oriented with extensive CAD/Adobe experience in civil and architectural detail as well as other disciplines of landscape architectural design service. Dedicated and focused Project Manager who excels at prioritizing, multi-tasking and following through to achieve project goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Autocad, Design, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Acrobat, Written Communication, Drawing, Drafting, Planning, Management.

Description :

    1. Prepared projects to be submitted to state and local boards including parcel research, base generation, application and final presentation with rendering to the committee.
    2. Assisted Civil Engineers with grading, road and utility layouts.
    3. Acquired the necessary permits through plan and application submittal.
    4. Attended hearings before the county, individual town councils and Planning, and Zoning.
    5. Created a library of details on paper and for AutoCAD/Photoshop for the Land Planning Department.
    6. Designed custom, shareable graphics files in AutoCAD.
    7. Created graphics for use by the firm's marketing department as well as for client use.
    8. Introduced the office to computer rendering and wrote the standard how-to for future designers to use.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Lead Landscape Architect Resume

Objective : Having over 5+ years of customer service experience along with team building and leadership roles with previous employments.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microstation, Photoshop, GIS, Autocad.

Description :

    1. Design landscaping for transportation based projects for NYS utilizing Microstation to create construction documents.
    2. Entailed constant communication with engineers on the project to keep up to date on any changes.
    3. Create presentation materials and posters using photoshop and other adobe products to help the general public understand the impacts of the project.
    4. Inspect projects once they entered into the construction phase.
    5. Created graphics for use by the firm's marketing department as well as for client use.
    6. Introduced the office to computer rendering and wrote the standard how-to for future designers to use.
    7. Making sure that plants were delivered in good condition and planted properly.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA

Landscape Architect-Team Lead Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Landscape Architect with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Hospitality Management, Customer Service, Teamwork, Public Speaking, AutoCad, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Sketchup, GIS, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Coordination of projects from the conceptual phase through engineering.
    2. Responsible for site analysis, feasibility studies and due diligence for commercial projects.
    3. Create conceptual and preliminary studies for new projects.
    4. Prepare hand sketch and computer-generated presentation drawings.
    5. Manage and supervise the development of multiple projects from the conceptual phase to construction documents.
    6. Coordinate sub-consultants such as Land Use Attorneys, Geo-Technical Engineers, Traffic Engineers, Site and Archeological Surveys.
    7. Collaborate with other design disciplines such as Architects and Civil Engineers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Landscape Architect Resume

Headline : Driven, detail-oriented professional with 3 years of experience looking to apply clerical and organizational skills for numerous office positions. Looking to employ communication and organizational skills to improve efficiency and customer experiences.

Skills : Graphic Design, Inventory Management, Website Design, Landscape Design, Estimating Job Costs.

Description :

    1. Meet with clients to assess their goals for their landscape; work with them from the initial design process through completion of the project.
    2. Perform site measurements and create base plans.
    3. Design plans consistent with the clients' wants and needs.
    4. Create sprinkler plans as needed and obtain applicable permits.
    5. Bid both residential and commercial projects based on given plans.
    6. Manage subcontractors and act as the liaison between them and the customer.
    7. Creation and maintenance of the company website.
    8. Maintain inventories for both on-site tree lot as well as out of state tree farm.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA