Landscape Architect

Des Moines, IA


 Assists in all phases of site planning for single family, multifamily and commercial projects. Location can be Des Moines or Kansas City area.


  • Develop and/or oversee development of schematic designs, construction details and cost estimating.
  • Plan and produce designs for conceptual layout using a variety of design media and techniques.
  • Complete AutoCAD renderings for construction documentation.
  • Conduct pre-construction meetings and overview orientation of final project design and construction.
  • Site inventory, analysis and project inspection.
  • Assist in the coordination of the construction process during installation for successful project completion.
  • Support project manager in successful project budget execution, tracking and final project review.
  • Knowledge of local plant material, hardscape construction process, local codes and permitting application.
  • Irrigation construction knowledge, including layout and design for construction documentation.


  • Excellent skills in reading/ preparing landscape architectural plans and documents.
  • Proficient with AutoCAD, Sketchup, Lumion, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Photoshop.
  • Ability to work within a high-demand and fast-paced environment.
  • Must have deep understanding of plant material and design styles.
  • Capable of clearly communicating with clients, architects, and engineers
  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture required.  Master’s preferred.
  • Two to three years’ experience in design development and/or project management.
  • Sitting for; or Licensed through the Landscape Architect Registration Examination.