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(posted July 14, 2020)
The New York Botanical Garden’s Adult Education Department seeks a knowledgeable, enthusiastic instructor to teach Sustainable Garden Design, the capstone course in our Horticulture Track 4 Certificate Program in which students synthesize the knowledge they have learned in 150+ hours of coursework at NYBG.
In this studio-oriented course, students learn the fundamental principles of sustainable garden design, including how to analyze a site, how to create schematic and finished planting plans, and how to combine a wide variety of plants in a garden for multi-season interest, habitat preservation, and pollinator attraction. They become familiar with various garden styles and study how to effectively use color, height, and texture when selecting specific garden plants. Students demonstrate their mastery of these subjects through visual presentations, discussions, and design projects.
Qualified candidates will have:
• 3-5 years of experience designing gardens with multi-season interest and ecological benefits
• A strong understanding of native plant communities, what plantings benefit pollinators, landscape design principles, including how to design given existing site conditions, required
• Strong organizational and interpersonal skills (required)
• Strong customer service experience (required)
• Teaching experience (preferred)
• Comfort with basic classroom technology (preferred)
Qualified candidates should email a resume and cover letter to .
E.A. Quinn Landscape
(posted August 4, 2020)
Landscape Designer & Sales Representative
E.A. Quinn Landscape Contracting Inc., a premiere landscape contracting firm, specializing in landscape design and installation located in Glastonbury, CT, is seeking a Landscaper Designer / Sales Rep position.
The position requires a strong sales acumen, with the ability to qualify sales leads in a professional manner. Design capability will be utilized as part of the sales process. Our focus is on our clients and to help them create an outdoor living space that meets or surpasses their expectations.
Hardscape & Softscape experience in a design build environment
Outgoing and pleasant personality with the ability to connect with customers
Effective oral and written communication skills
An understanding of and experience with Landscape Design and related materials
Knowledge of Plant materials
Proficiency with Landscape Design software (Dyna Scape, Landscape Pro, Univision, Sketch Up or similar package)
Strong attention to detail
Flexibility to perform and complete duties wherever volume deems it necessary
Comfortable with a commission-based compensation structure
E.A. Quinn Landscape Contracting, Inc. is “An Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer”. Compensation will be commensurate based upon prior experience and current skill level. The Company offers various benefits, inclusive of a 401K plan, and a Profit Sharing program.
Interested parties can send a resume and cover letter to or mail to E.A. Quinn Landscape Contracting Inc. 240 Commerce St. Glastonbury, CT 06033.
Wagner Swimming Pools
(posted August 9, 2020)
Landscape Architect or Landscape Designer
(min. 1-2 years experience)
About Us: Wagner Pools is the oldest pool company in America, with over 100 years of experience serving mainly Fairfield and Westchester Counties. We are a multidisciplinary team, and ground zero for a huge volume of high end Design/Build projects across the residential and commercial sectors. We are currently offering the following career opportunity for the right candidate:
Position: Landscape Architect or Landscape Designer with 1-2 years experience or more and a degree in Landscape Architecture or similar field.
Responsibilities: work directly under our Landscape Architect assisting with consultations and proposals, site analysis and zoning research, design and drafting, regulatory agency meetings and presentations, permitting, and construction observation/quality control.
Requisite Skills: Candidates should possess a high degree of creative organization, have excellent communication skills, and be computer literate with proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office; SketchUp or other 3D rendering skills are a plus.
Please email cover letter and resume to: .
Mikyoung Kim Design
(posted August 12, 2020)
Senior Project Manager
(two different positions available)
Mikyoung Kim Design is an award-winning landscape architecture and urban design studio in Boston. Our work is focused on innovative design in urban plazas, large scale parks and masterplans throughout the country. We are seeking to fill two mid-level positions that focus on project management and technical proficiency.
Project Manager: Candidates should have a minimum of 4 years of experience in all phases of design and construction. Candidates will be responsible for the efficient development of multiple projects at various sizes and complexities with a focus on accuracy and completeness in construction documents and coordination. Candidates should have experience with overall production related efforts with proficiency in software such as AutoCad and Rhino and coordination experience as well as QA/QC protocols.
Senior Project Manager: Candidates should have 5-8 years of experience in all phases of deign and construction including construction administration and specifications. Candidates should be responsible for the efficient development of multiple projects at various sizes and complexities with experience in quality control in both design and construction. Candidates should understand how to define scope, manage budgets, coordinate schedules with complex teams, and oversee quality control. Portfolios should include experience with construction detailing and specifications at all stages of design. Candidates should have experience with overall production related efforts and coordination experience with subconsultants and clients. Experience with clear verbal, written and drawing communication is a requirement of this position.
Please send a portfolio (<3MB), CV, 3 references and a statement of interest to with the email header "Project Manager Application."
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