Available Positions

LANDSCAPE DESIGNER (2-4 YEARS) - Open until 3:00 pm, Thursday, August 18, 2017

THK Associates, Inc. is currently looking for a Landscape Designer (2-4 years) to join the Landscape/Planning department.  This position will report to various project managers and will support them in all aspects of a variety of projects. It is expected that this full time position will be filled immediately.

THK is a small, but highly collaborative group of passionate Landscape Architects and Designers who work on a wide variety of projects. THK strives to keep our staff engaged by offering project experience in areas that interest each staff member and by promoting personal and professional growth.  Our open studio format will require an individual who is competent, respectful and driven.      

Candidates should have a well rounded background and interests, a strong work ethic and a desire to be involved and exposed to many different project types and a variety of deliverables.    Additional skills that will help the selected candidate succeed include good verbal, graphic and written communication skills; ability to multi-task and organize; ability to complete tasks on set deadlines; ability to work in a team environment; initiative to take on additional responsibilities; strong hand drawing skills are preferred; creativity and vision on large and small scale projects and irrigation design exposure is a plus.

Project Tasks: The Landscape Designer will receive exposure to and participate in all projects undertaken by the firm.  Landscape design tasks and responsibilities will include but are not limited to compiling plans and details for municipal submittals and construction documentation; assisting in development of aesthetics; assisting in development of conceptual design and master planning; assisting in development of entitlement documentation; assisting in the development of mapping and reports; assisting in the development of illustrative concept boards, 3-D graphics, project timelines, alternative concepts, and compiling public/client feedback.

Software:  Applicants will have proficiency in:

·         REQUIRED: AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Acrobat and SketchUp and SketchUp extensions

 Education:  Applicants should have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture.  Related fields will be considered.

Compensation:  Compensation and benefit package will be commensurate with experience.  THK offers competitive salary, health benefits, flex-time, profit sharing, and paid holidays and generous personal time off (PTO).  THK also supports LARE licensure.     

Applications:  Please submit the following: Single PDF under 12 MB with cover letter, resume and work samples to rshanks@thkassoc.com.  Applications should list “Landscape Designer LA Position” in the subject line.  No phone calls please.  Applications are due no later than 3:00 pm, Thursday, August 18, 2017.