Landscape Architect
Pinnacle Exterior Construction
Baton Rouge, LA

Pinnacle Exterior Construction is looking for a Landscape Architect. We offer a friendly and fun work environment and competitive wages. We are looking for a hands-on project manager to oversee all aspects of our in-ground pool projects, including client consultations on pools, concrete patios, water features, retaining walls, and other Exterior Construction projects.

Our scope of work is diversified so there is never a boring day at work. This is a year-round position. We always have many projects to keep us busy during the winter months.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Confer with clients, engineers, and building architects to understand a project
  • Prepare site plans, specifications, and cost estimates
  • Coordinate the arrangement of existing and proposed land features and structures
  • Prepare graphic representations of proposed plans using computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) software
  • Select appropriate materials for use in landscape designs
  • Analyze environmental reports on land conditions, such as drainage and energy usage
  • Inspect landscape work to ensure that it adheres to original plans
  • Seek new work through marketing or by giving presentations

Requirements:

  • BS or AAS (Landscape Architecture or Landscape Design)
  • Proficiency in CAD, SketchUp with 3-5 years’ experience
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Creative/ problem solving skills
  • Accurate and detailed personality
  • Skilled at working with multiple design disciplines – architects, engineers, interior designers, etc.
  • Skilled at integrating/ coordinating with other builders, contractors, etc.
  • Strong communication skills – clients, regulatory agencies, contractors, vendors, etc.
  • Not afraid to take risks

Qualifications:

  • 4-year degree in construction management, landscape architecture, or a related field is preferred but not required
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in a project management or supervisory role
  • A strong understanding of construction concepts timelines
  • A strong understanding of landscape and construction materials
  • Proficient in the use of computers and have a working knowledge of Microsoft programs
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Valid Drivers License w/ clean driving record
  • Drug Free

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Corporate Credit Card to be used for work-related expenses
  • Fuelman Card
  • Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health insurance

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $45,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Landscape Design: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Landscape Architecture: 1 year (Preferred)