Landscape Architect / Designer – 2022 Season [Rochester, MN]

Details about this Career

Weller Brothers provides the highest quality landscape design and construction services to clients in Rochester, MN, and the surrounding communities. Because we are growing, we are looking for a motivated and passionate Landscape Architect/Designer to become part of our team.

Job Summary and Responsibilities

This position requires an individual to be creative while ensuring that the projects are completed in a safe professional manner, within budget, and on time. We are looking for a dynamic individual, who is always looking for ways to incorporate new ideas into designs, while keeping up-to-date on new plant introductions and hardscape materials. Our clients expect the best from us, and it starts with innovative, exciting, and practical designs that function well in a residential environment. The ideal candidate will have a residential architecture, design background and experience with all aspects of residential architecture, design and installation. The ideal candidate for this position is a self-starter with strong leadership skills and the desire to be involved in building a team. An individual who enjoys being challenged and takes the initiative to overcome that challenge will thrive in this position. A love for residential landscape architecture, design and significant attention to detail is a must. Candidate will be required to complete projects in a timely manner and within a budget. Our clients expect the best from us, and it starts with innovative, exciting, and practical designs that function well in a residential environment. Candidate will be required to specify materials and oversee project construction, therefore, significant knowledge of all landscape and plant materials and installation techniques is required.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive wages
  • Simple IRA with company match
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid holidays and paid time off
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Year-round employment
  • All job inquiries and interviews will be kept completely confidential

Job Requirements

  • Prepare architectural plans, designs, estimates, and planting schemes, then present them to client(s) in a timely and effective manner
  • Manage the production of their installation crew, including understanding landscape construction techniques and communicating with customers
  • Understand and implement ways to propose and sell high-quality designs to clients
  • Build solid business relationships with clients
  • Assist with change order estimates and revisions as requested
  • Assist with other special projects as they arise

Candidate Qualifications, Skills, and Abilities

  • Bachelors degree in Landscape Architecture, Horticulture, Design, or equivalent experience
  • Proficient with computer software programs including MS Office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)
  • Significant local horticulture knowledge
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Can negotiate skillfully in tough situations with both internal and external groups
  • Customer service experience
  • Willingness to go above and beyond to ensure projects are completed in a timely manner and on budget

We get jobs done the Weller Brothers Way.

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