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Entry Level Landscape Designer

LOCI Landscape Architecture and Urban Design Inc. seeks talented, energetic, and passionate professionals to join our growing practice in Vancouver.

Our firm’s identity stems from the idea of genius loci; a term that refers to a location's distinctive atmosphere, its nature, or spirit of place. As placemakers, problem solvers and designers, this idea embodies the approach to our work and our core inspiration for what we do - aiming to improve the everyday experiences in our communities. Our studio is built on the collective experiences of over 20 years of design, planning, and project management expertise serving our diverse client base, including developers, municipalities, and institutions, on projects that span throughout Metro Vancouver, Vancouver Island, the B.C. Interior, Washington State, California, and Asia. As a full-service firm, we pride ourselves in our adaptability, responsiveness, and willingness to exceed client expectations.

We are looking for the following position:

Entry Level Landscape Designer (Full-Time)

We are looking for a driven and creative recent graduate or entry level landscape designer (0-2 years’ experience) to join our team. A master’s degree in landscape architecture is preferred, but not required. LOCI is seeking team members who can work in a collaborative setting. You will demonstrate a well-rounded skill set with some experience in concept design, detailing, technical support, writing and document production. You are detail-oriented, adaptable, and passionate about innovative landscape design, willing to learn and have fun in a team environment.

In addition, we are looking for applicants who display the following skills:

  • Proficiency in CAD-related software (working knowledge of Vectorworks is preferred);
  • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp, 3D Software, and Lumion;
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills;
  • Time management of various projects with conflicting demands;
  • A willingness to resolve problems quickly and efficiently; 
  • Able to work well with others in a collaborative environment;
  • Prior working experience in a design office is an asset.

We are a young and dynamic firm looking for professionals who have a strong desire to play key and contributing roles in the rapid growth of our practice, with a chance to work on exciting projects of all types and scales. We offer extended benefits, competitive salaries commensurate with experience, and OT/Flex time. If you enjoy a challenging and fast-paced work environment and are seeking opportunities to grow in your career, send us a PDF version of your resume and portfolio to [email protected] by February 3rd, 2023.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those invited for interviews will be contacted.

LOCI Landscape Architecture and Urban Design Inc.
1738 Kingsway
Vancouver, BC V5N 2S3
Mike Enns
(604) 694-0053
Click to view background photo & credits
Project: Westminster Pier Park
Landscape Architect / Firm: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.
Location: New Westminster, British Columbia
Photo Credit: PWL Partnership Landscape Architects Inc.