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Landscape Architect

Orlando, FL

SLAM has an opportunity for a Landscape Architect to join the firm in our Orlando, FL office. Licensure is a plus, but not required.

SLAM is an award-winning studio-based design firm with exciting and challenging campus planning and detailed site design projects for the nation’s best Education, Healthcare, and Corporate institutions.  With an ever-widening portfolio of clients and work throughout the nation, the position has the potential for significant growth and development.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate in a supporting role with LA design lead /project manager
  • Develop and express strong planning and design concepts
  • Produce creative and convincing presentations
  • Translate design concepts into Cad based technical drawings and specifications

Key Skills:

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to evaluate campuses/sites analytically and graphically
  • Strong technical skills with site layout, grading/surface drainage, construction detailing
  • Multi-media 2D and 3D design and documentation skills including proficiency with AutoCad/3d Civil, Sketch Up, Lumion, Adobe Suite, and Microsoft programs
  • Highly motivated, good team player with the ability to juggle multiple tasks, collaborate with large multi-disciplinary teams, and work well under deadlines
  • Ability to work independently with proficient organizational and time management skills

Undergraduate or Graduate Degree in Landscape Architecture is required.