JOB OPENING: Smoke Tree Landscape

Entry Level Landscape Design Position – Covington, Louisiana

We are a well-established New Orleans area landscape architecture design/build company specializing in high-end residential and commercial/institutional projects. We are considering applications for a fulltime, entry level position.

Candidates should have a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited university with 1-3 years of experience in a landscape architectural firm drafting residential and commercial projects. We will, however, consider candidates with less working experience if they are highly skilled.

Educational Requirements:
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from an accredited university or college

Experience Level:
1-3 years at a design/build or landscape architecture firm

Skill Requirements:

  • AutoCAD experience generating Construction Documents
  • The ability to effectively survey & photograph project sites
  • Strong design skills and good hand-graphics
  • Good planting design ability as well as knowledge of local plant material
  • The ability to multitask and work towards multiple deadlines
  • SketchUp, Photoshop or other digital presentation skills are a plus

Position Responsibilities:

  • Measuring and documenting existing conditions
  • Creation of base plans
  • Project estimation
  • Preparation of Construction Documents

Compensation will be contingent upon an assessment of the candidate’s qualifications and skills.

For consideration, please submit a cover letter, resume, portfolio and references (in PDF format) to Greg Mann (985-792.0678) at smoketreelandscape@att.net