Landscape Designer - Technical Focus West 8 New York (3-5 years)

West 8 New York Inc. is seeking a full-time professional to be a member of design team on all documentation phases for landscape architecural projects from schematic design to construction administration.  

Candidate Qualifications & Characteristics:

  • As Landscape Designer (technical focus), you will be responsible for production on landscape projects of varying scales. You will be involved in the technical side of producing drawing sets from Schematic-level design through CD and CA, including drafting, detailing and file management.
  • Skilled in grading and planting design, and landscape materiality.
  • Familiarity and understanding of construction documents, including those created by West 8 and their subconsultants.
  • Experience coordinating with other disciplines, and subconsultants.
  • Expert knowledge of of AutoCAD required.
  • CA experience desirable. 
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to manage the workload associated with multiple deadlines and projects. Team player that is excited to collaborate, but is also self-motivated and can work independently.
  • Proactive, positive attitude, and able to work under fast-paced and changing conditions.
  • Undergraduate degree in landscape architecture preferred. Master’s Degree level applicants are welcomed to apply.
  • Fluent in English – written and verbal.
  • Permits/Visas to work in USA full time.

Please send your CV and relevant work samples as a single PDF attachment no larger than 10MB to Please be sure to clearly state the position of your Job tile to which you are applying in the subject of your email.

added on: 07-04-2017

If you would like to apply, please send your application to our HR manager with the following email address:

jobs [at] west8 [dot] com
jobsNYC [at] west8 [dot] com

Applications should include:

  • Portfolio of works
  • C.V., including personal data, experience and software knowledge
  • Letter of intention

West 8 has an international workforce and therefore requires a fluency in English.

Only personal replies by candidates will be considered. (Acquisitie naar aanleiding van onze vacature wordt niet op prijs gesteld.)