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Intermediate / Senior Project Manager


Lanarc is looking for a skilled, passionate, and thoughtful project manager to join our dynamic practice.


  • Recognizing that our world is changing at an increasingly rapid pace, our team develops innovative design and planning solutions within the unique context of British Columbia communities.
  • We specialize in landscape architecture, planning, and community engagement projects that span all scales – from a community plan to a wayfinding sign and everything in between. We love variety and challenge and are known for leadership in urban design, green infrastructure, and environmental planning.
  • We are an established firm led by professionals with 30+ years of experience. We are located on Vancouver Island and in the Lower Mainland, with offices in Nanaimo, Victoria, and Vancouver.
  • We work with fantastic public and private sector clients who share our goals for creating sustainable and resilient communities. Our clients keep coming back for thoughtful help.
  • We make engagement a hallmark of our work. We believe that effective community participation promotes understanding and recognizes citizens' needs to be active and collaborative decision-makers.
  • We are intentional about who we hire – always working to maintain a team that is fun, creative, and kind.


  • Is a capable leader and project manager – confidently leads complex, multi-disciplinary projects, works with clients to help them reach their goals, and manages project budgets.
  • Has excellent written and graphic communication skills – writes well and is able to clearly communicate technical ideas and high-level concepts.
  • Has a strong design sense and technical skillset – develops creative solutions, leads development of interdisciplinary deliverables, and oversees projects from inception through implementation.
  • Understands community engagement – helps to weave engagement into design and planning, creates materials that are engaging and fun, and facilitates inclusive dialogue with understanding and empathy.
  • Excels at critical thinking and problem solving – embraces that our work at Lanarc is rarely ‘cookie-cutter’ and enjoys a variety of tasks.  Each of our projects is unique.


  • School: Degree in Landscape Architecture, Urban Design / Planning, or related profession.
  • Work Experience: 5-10 years, with a strong understanding of working in the consulting realm and a desire to advance a long-term career towards a leadership position. 
  • Computer Skills: Adobe Creative Suite and MS Office 365. AutoCAD, Sketchup, Twinmotion, and Lumion skills are an asset.
  • People Skills: Confidence and an ability to work well with others. We value our team relationships and are looking to add people who contribute to a positive, friendly atmosphere.


  • Our preference is to add a talented colleague in our Nanaimo office. We truly believe Nanaimo is one of the best places to call home and we’re proud to be part of making it even better for the future.
  • We would also consider a position in Vancouver or Victoria for the right candidate. Our goal is to the find the best person for our evolving team.


  • Expected salary range for this position is $65,000 - $90,000 per year.

If you can imagine yourself as part of Lanarc, contact us at [email protected] and tell us why. We offer great opportunities for growing your career alongside benefits, flexibility, and fantastic colleagues. 

Rate of Pay: 
$65,000 - $90,000
Lanarc Consultants
405 - 256 Wallace Street
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5B3
Lanarc Consultants
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.