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Senior Landscape Architect / Junior Landscape Designer

Position Senior Landscape Architect / Junior Landscape Designer
Company One Leisure
Location Toronto
Published May 17, 2024
Closing Jul 31, 2024

Join Our Team

Our boutique studio fosters a highly creative atmosphere, where we specialize in developing designs for international luxury hotels, resorts, and residential properties, offering a rich and diverse experience. We're currently seeking self-motivated individuals to integrate into our team. Passion, honesty, and enthusiasm are fundamental traits we value in our team members. We are located in the heart of Liberty Village and enjoy easy access to parking and transit. If you wish to join us on this exciting journey working on global landscape environments, advance your career and have tremendous fun, contact us.

Senior Landscape Architect

One Leisure is in search of an accomplished Senior Landscape Architect, who combines strength, creativity, and adept management skills. This role entails spearheading the development of design concepts and providing guidance across all stages of the design continuum, from Master Planning and Concept Design to the detailing of Construction Documentation and Site Implementation.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Design and management of projects from concept/master plan through to contract administration
  • Coordinating with the Design Director
  • Proven experience in project management, design, and construction documentation, client meetings, and group presentations
  • Assemble team and resources to identify deliverables and timelines, prepare and modify plans/designs, assisting clients in advancing projects toward completion
  • Graphic presentation design for clients
  • General office management

Essential Qualifications:

  • Possession of an accredited degree in Landscape Architecture or equivalent qualification.
  • A minimum of 10 years experience in landscape architecture or design firm settings.
  • Ability to work in Canada legally.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in project management, with at least 3 years of hands-on experience.
  • Exceptional project management skills, encompassing adept coordination with clients and consultants.
  • Proven capability to lead multidisciplinary teams effectively.
  • A positive attitude coupled with strong interpersonal abilities.
  • Superb written and verbal communication skills.
  • Advanced proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office Suites.
  • Strong 3D modelling abilities, particularly in SketchUp.
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge in preparing comprehensive Construction Documents.
  • Previous involvement in luxury hotel and resort design projects within tropical regions is considered an asset.
  • Familiarity with the hospitality industry is considered an asset.
  • Knowledgeable in plant species selection and planting design, specializing in Mediterranean and Tropical species.
  • Competence in irrigation design and documentation.
  • Possession of a valid G driver's license.
  • Must be a Full Member of the OALA (Ontario Association of Landscape Architects).
  • Willingness to travel is considered an asset.

If you are passionate about international luxury hotels, resorts, and residential design and believe you possess the skills for the position above, we want to hear from you! Please provide your resume and work samples to the email below.

Junior Landscape Designer

One Leisure is seeking a well-rounded Junior Landscape Designer who embodies creativity, independence, and a drive for professional growth. As an integral part of our team, this position plays a pivotal role in designing Master Plans, Conceptual and Schematic Designs, as well as producing comprehensive Construction Document sets. If you're eager to contribute your unique perspective and skills to our collaborative environment, we want to hear from you.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working under the guidance of the Senior Landscape Architect/Director.
  • Preparation of design and construction documents.
  • Graphic presentation design production for clients.
  • General office duties.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Possession of an accredited degree in Landscape Architecture or equivalent qualification.
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in landscape architecture or design firm settings.
  • Ability to work in Canada legally.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in creating innovative landscape designs.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Highly collaborative and a strong team player.
  • Advanced proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office Suites.
  • Excellent organizational skills and file management.
  • Strong 3D modelling abilities, particularly in SketchUp
  • Hand-rendering ability will be highly valued.
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge in preparing comprehensive Construction Documents.
  • Knowledgeable in plant species selection and planting design, specializing in Mediterranean and Tropical species.
  • Familiarity with the hospitality industry is considered an asset.
  • Willingness to travel is considered an asset.

If you are passionate about international luxury hotels, resorts, and residential design and believe you possess the skills for the position above, we want to hear from you! Please provide your resume and work samples to the email below.

Required Application Documents Include:

  • Cover Letter Expressing Your Interest;
  • Resume;
  • Portfolio (or Link to Online Portfolio) with A 10MB Email Limit.

Compensation will be based on experience and qualifications. While we appreciate all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest.                          

Contact: Linda Liu - [email protected]

Attn: Career Opportunity