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Landscape Architect (18-Month Contract)

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Here at DIALOG, we are passionate about design and believe it can and should meaningfully improve the wellbeing of our communities and the environment we all share.

We are a multi-disciplinary collaborative of architects, interior designers, urban designers and planners, structural, mechanical and electrical engineers, and landscape architects who design for community wellbeing and urban vibrancy. We are a fun-loving bunch of big thinkers and do-gooders, who are collaborative in our approach, diverse in our perspectives, aspirational in our pursuits, and optimistic about what’s next. We’re always looking for passionate people who share our values and care as much about our communities as we do. We’re proud to be a Certified B Corporation, committed to using our design practice as a force for good in the world.

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How you'll make a difference:

  • Leverage your creativity, passion, and a positive energy to collaboratively solve complex design and technical challenges;
  • Explore sustainable, context-sensitive, and innovative design solutions as part of our collaborative, multi-disciplinary creative process;  
  • Collaborate within an integrated design team, both in leading and supporting projects from conceptual design through to detailed design and construction documentation;
  • Provide tender and procurement support;
  • Provide oversight, management, and execution of construction administration services;  
  • Actively contribute to the development of the team through collaboration, support, mentorship, and commitment to learning; and
  • Reinforce DIALOG's commitment to excellence throughout the design and project delivery process.

Who you are:

  • An undergraduate or graduate degree in Landscape Architecture (BLA or MLA); 
  • Licensed member (or eligible for licensure) with the British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects;
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in landscape architecture, ideally in a consulting environment; 
  • Superior design and technical knowledge with the ability to hit the ground running;
  • Expertise in using a wide range of design tools from digital to hand sketching (experienced with Revit and Adobe Suite is preferred);
  • Excellent written, verbal, and graphic communication skills;
  • Able to lead small projects and teams with minimal supervision, including scope development, team management, consultant coordination and client management;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Adaptable and comfortable with change - nimble to respond to varying project needs;
  • A self-motivated, quick learner with an entrepreneurial spirit that takes initiative and is proactive;
  • Someone who values collaboration, diversity, aspiration, and optimism.

Perks & Benefits

Parental leave top-up programs for all parents upon the birth or adoption of a child, continued growth through Learning & Development support, RRSP matching and competitive medical and dental benefits coverage upon the first day of employment are just a few of the benefits that DIALOGers enjoy.

Equal Opportunity

DIALOG celebrates diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive environment for all, free of discrimination and harassment. Employment-related decisions are made without regard to sex, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, age and race. In accordance with DIALOG’s Accommodation Policy, accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request for candidates throughout the selection process.

Rate of Pay: 
$77,000 - $105,000
611 Alexander St Suite 400
Vancouver, BC V6A 1E1
Megan Kielly
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.