AECOM Landscape Architect, Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
The Landscape Architect will work alongside the Design, Planning and Economics team including fellow landscape architects, design technicians and CAD drafters, completing assignments from concept inception to contract award. Assist in the preparation of landscape and urban design concepts, sketches, draiwngs, plans and models for a vroadh variety of landscape and urban design projects.
They will also assist in the preparation of project proposals in the interest of obtaining new assignments.
Serves as a capable professional within a landscape architectural field
Applies broad knowledge of landscape architecture and urban design principles
Develops alternate solutions and design options in support of project team
Develops and/or implements the results of reports, opinions, or recommendations to address design challenges/opportunities
Leads the development and implementation of the design ideas and solutions
Responsible for communication and collaboration with full design team
Oversees and coordinates the technical work for projects consistent with experience
Understands the marketing of professional services
Develops and leads technical approach and criteria for a design element and co-ordinates complex work
Assist in preparation of construction documentation and specifications
Ensures compliance to Quality Assurance Procedures
Specific Skills Required:
Promising portfolio of built work which demonstrates technical capabilities, design, visualization, and graphic skills.
Proficiency in AutoCAD and, Adobe Creative Suite software packages.
Experience working with 3D programs such as Studio, Rhino, Sketch-up, Lumion preferred.
Hand drawing skills also beneficial.
Organizational skills and strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work independently as well as part of a multi-disciplinary team
Lead by example, attend training, ensure resources are available. Engage with clients on safety – set client safety objectives on projects.
Ensure all projects have risk assessments and safety plans in place.
Ensure all communications are published and understood. Start all meetings with a safety moment and visibly lead by example.
4-6 experience within Landscape Architecture.
Chartership from an Architectural institute would be advantageous.
- The applicant will hold at least a BA in Landscape Architecture and Post Graduate Dip LA with knowledge and working understanding of Landscape Visual Impact Assessment for written skill set.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Architecture and Design
Business Line Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Arab Emirates
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 229819BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.