Landscape Designer Resume Samples

Landscape designers are architects who create attractive, personalized functional outdoor spaces for commercial and residential projects. The roles and responsibilities of the landscape designers are – creating a harmonious pleasing landscape, appending new features to current landscapes, sketching rough plans and getting approval from clients, performing site analysis like assessment of soil, plants, lighting, views and architecture style of the buildings; communicating with clients and landscaping team workers, researching on various props to be used in the designing, reviewing and proposing changes in plans and overseeing the progression of work.

Candidates aspiring to take up this job role must possess a good understanding of art, color theory, texture, proportion, balance and more, they should also have a raw talent for sketches and drawings and convert these into real pictures by using the related computer software. A Bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture or landscape design is what a hiring employer looks out for in the Landscape Designer Resume; though, strong horticulture knowledge would bring better prospects.

Landscape Designer Resume example

Landscape Designer Resume

Summary : Detail-oriented designer and installer of creative landscape solutions for commercial and residential clients; passionate about horticulture and exceeding client expectations for service; reliable and conscientious.

Skills : Positive Attitude, Time Management, Detail Oriented, Dependable, Forklift, Golf Course Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Created sketches/drawing for landscape and hardscape including patios, retaining walls, water features, and fire pits.
    2. Presented drawings and estimation proposals.
    3. Managed crews throughout the installation of projects.
    4. Plant care and planting of spring annuals.
    5. Created watering, planting, and service schedule for 40 commercial properties Scheduled and carried out orders for plant delivery/pick up Monitored expenditures for plant orders Assisted bid proposal development for existing and potential clients.
    6. Drafted and composed contract drawings for corporate, municipal and public landscapes in highly developed, urban areas.
    7. Landscape design and installation Interior painting and staining Materials pickup, delivery and or scheduling Job costing and billing.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates In Computer


Landscape Designer III Resume

Objective : Highly effective Landscape Designer/Project Manager who offers an impressive background in Plant Culture and in the planning and development of Residential Projects and Personal Gardens. Dedicated to customer satisfaction which culminates in in referrals and prospective revenues. Landscape Designer.

Skills : Landscape Design And Consultation. Customer Relations, Client Services, Scheduling Contractors.

Description :

    1. Managed large-scale landscape design, installation, and maintenance projects for this full service company with annual revenues of $1.5 million, including sales, design, subcontractor scheduling, and post-installation support.
    2. Personally designed and managed all aspects of a high end landscape project including pool, water feature, outdoor kitchen, custom wrought iron fence and stone masonry.
    3. Designed landscapes, irrigation systems, water features, retaining walls, patios and lighting systems using hand drawn plans as well as computer generated plans created with DynaScape Auto CADD software.
    4. Prepared accurate estimates using spreadsheets developed in Microsoft Excel.
    5. Developed plant identification manual for maintenance team.
    6. Mentored maintenance team members on-site on proper pruning methods and timing.
    7. Consulted with clients on-site to answer horticulture questions and provide recommendations for treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Horticulture


Landscape Designer II Resume

Objective : Goal-oriented worker dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals. Hard working and experienced with time management skills. Specialized knowledge in customer service and efficient computer skills.

Skills : Critical Thinking, Judgment And Decision Making, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Seeks new work opportunities through marketing, writing proposals or giving presentations.
    2. Prepared graphic representations or drawings of proposed plans or designs.
    3. Operated vehicles and powered equipment, such as mowers, tractors, twin-axle vehicles, snow blowers, chain saws, electric clippers, sod cutters, and pruning saws.
    4. Cared for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, grubbing, removing thatch, or trimming or edging around flower beds, walks, or walls.
    5. Mixed and sprayed or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.
    6. Watered lawns, trees, or plants, using portable sprinkler systems, hoses, or watering cans.
    7. Followed planned landscaping designs to determine where to lay sod, sow grass, or plant flowers or foliage.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In General

Landscape Designer II Resume

Summary : Managed a staff of over 15 individuals and have successfully trained and kept all employee conflict to a minimum due to training in conflict resolution.

Skills : Customer Service, Management Experience, Employee Training, Employee Supervision.

Description :

    1. Meet with customers in-store or at their homes for landscape consulting and plant identification.
    2. Creating Designs with a CAD-based program and creating photo renders.
    3. Order and process orders of products for design customers and store customers.
    4. Supervise and oversee operations at the store including opening and closing and managing cash drawers.
    5. Manage the equipment and irrigation for regular maintenance and upkeep.
    6. Train new employees on products and procedures.
    7. Consulting with nursery clientele looking for designs and garden advice, offering them a design for a functional and successful space and insight into the right plant for their landscape.
    8. Improving clients' landscapes by working with a multicultural crew to install my designs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Business Administration

Landscape Designer I Resume

Objective : To obtain a position in which can direct and oversee TDA's Environmental and Biosecurity Programs.

Skills : Database Management, Event Planning, Data Entry, Grant Writing, Lotus Notes.

Description :

    1. Designed landscape plans, work plans and strategic plans per customer requests.
    2. Developed landscape budgets per customer requests and budget limitations.
    3. On-site landscape designs for walk-up customers, answered questions concerning landscaping, trees, and shrubs, bedding, pesticides, and fertilizers via phone and in-person.
    4. Identified pests and pathogens on samples brought into the store.
    5. Ran cash register when needed and assisted customer with Pesticide questions.
    6. Supervised 2-5 member landscape crew, responsible for day to day duties as well as evaluations.
    7. Provided training and ensured all project timelines were met and on budget.
    8. Served as team leader/supervisor for nursery when managers and owners were not available.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters In Agriculture

Landscape Designer/Installer Resume

Summary : Associated with the building industry for over twenty years, working in the trades and landscape sales and design, selling high-end products both commercially and residential. Able to communicate complex product concepts in plain language to the customer, explaining the benefits to make a one-call sale.

Skills : Microsoft Office, CNC Milling File Prep, Model Making, Sketching, Photography, Laser Cutting.

Description :

    1. Designed landscape plans for Veridian Homes.
    2. Designed complete landscape sustainable plans for several Veridian homes around Madison.
    3. Estimated project costs, drafted contracts and bid lot pricing for neighborhood subdivisions.
    4. Updated all landscape designs for Veridian Homes that came with packaged plans and put them on the company web- site.
    5. Developed illustrative graphics to support documentation, including renderings for planning presentations.
    6. Filed and organized drawings and data libraries for efficient work management.
    7. Designed graphic layouts and proposals, presentations and brochures for client presentation Development of marketing strategies and sales.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Landscape Architecture

Landscape Designer/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Enthusiastic, hardworking and organized emerging professional with the ability to adapt to a variation of work environments. Very dedicated and ethical while accomplishing the goals of the company/ team.

Skills : Adobe, Microsoft Office, Art Direction, Set Design, Team Management, Team Building.

Description :

    1. Planned and executed small scale landscaping operations and maintained grounds and landscape of private residences and businesses.
    2. Installed rock gardens, ponds, decks, drainage systems, irrigation systems, retaining walls, fences, planters, and playground equipment.
    3. Maintained irrigation systems, including winterizing the systems and starting them up in spring.
    4. Located and planted shrubs, trees and flowers selected by property owner or those appropriate for particular landscape effect.
    5. Trimmed shrubs and trees using sheers and chain saw and cultivated gardens.
    6. Cleaned grounds, using rakes, brooms and hoses.
    7. Sprayed trees and shrubs, and applied supplemental liquid and dry nutrients to lawn and trees.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Landscape Designer Resume

Summary : Over six years of sales/customer service experience, three seasons of service in the landscape industry, and ten years in farming.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Skid steer operator, Communication skill, Assembly, Landscaping, Janitorial.

Description :

    1. Followed up on leads given by nursery and pursued referrals of current customers.
    2. Made appointments and interviewed clients.
    3. Designed according to client needs and desires.
    4. Presented design solutions to customers at their residence.
    5. Renovated older landscapes and designed new home landscapes.
    6. Design and sales of landscape, irrigation, low-voltage lighting, hardscapes, water features, lawn maintenance, fertilization & pest control Bidding of Commercial and High End residential new construction projects.
    7. Effective liaison and coordination with both residential & commercial contractors as well as with existing home owners.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Landscape Design

Landscape Designer/Coordinator Resume

Summary : Reliable team Player who is flexible and dependable. Customer-oriented by offering strong customer service at building positive relationships with new and existing customers.

Skills : Industrial conflict resolution specialist, Micosoft Excel specialist.

Description :

    1. Maintained friendly and professional customer interactions at all times.
    2. Presented landscape designs to potential clients.
    3. Supervised crews to install landscapes according to design specifications.
    4. Purchased inventory for designs to be installed.
    5. Identified prospective customers by using business directories and following leads from existing clients.
    6. Contacted new and existing customers to discuss how their needs could be met through specific products and services.
    7. Met existing customers to review current services and expand sales opportunities.
    8. Built relationships with customers and the community to promote long term business growth.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science

Landscape Designer Resume

Objective : Over 15 + years Customer Service, 10 + years Management, Administrative, Effective Writing and Composition skills, Effective Problem-Solving, Research, and Investigation Dispute Resolution, Deadline Driven.

Skills : Certification, Industrial Maintenance/mechanic.

Description :

    1. Care for the grounds at buildings or homes.
    2. Prune trees and shrubs, Apply pesticides, herbicides, and fungicides to get rid of pests, fungus, and diseases that destroy plants.
    3. Schedule work and enforce contract agreements.
    4. Identifies possible pest problems and solutions.
    5. Prepares cost estimates and performed work and repairs to include, Mow lawns with riding lawnmowers or manual mowers.
    6. whack weeds, trim bushes, and edge lawns using a variety of machines, sweep walkway of debris.
    7. Cut down tree limbs that are posing a danger.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma