Weʻre Hiring

Mid-Level Landscape Architect

PBR HAWAII & Associates, Inc. is an award-winning landscape architecture and planning firm based in Honolulu, Hawai‘i. We are seeking talented individuals with 5-7 years of landscape design experience in commercial and large-scale projects. Candidates must have a degree from an accredited program in landscape architecture or licensure.

When you join our team, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing diverse, fun, and exciting projects in Hawai‘i ranging from public parks and open spaces to commercial, hotel and resort developments, as well as educational, residential, and planned community developments
  • Working directly with clients, our Principals, and supervising staff
  • Preparing conceptual/schematic drawings, construction documents
  • Traveling to project sites and providing construction observation services on projects
  • Producing presentation graphics and presentations for clients, including 3D modeling and Photoshop renderings
  • Attending and participating in design meetings and client charettes
  • Mentoring and training staff

The ideal candidate has:

  • Passion for design with creative problem-solving skills
  • Open-minded with a positive attitude Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Enjoys working in a team environment
  • Experience in working on projects from conceptual design phase through construction documentation
  • Experience implementing Low Impact Design principles in creative ways
  • An understanding of mass grading as well as fine grading to develop concept designs as well as assess grading intent of other disciplines
  • An understanding of irrigation design and is able to develop irrigation system plans as well as provide water use calculations
  • An understanding of construction detailing and materials in order to accurately convey construction intent to support design drawings
  • Expertise in using a range of design tools from hand sketching to 3D modeling to convey concepts through the design process
  • Proficiency in:
    • AutoCAD 2014+
    • Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
    • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
    • 3D modeling (SketchUp or Rhino)
    • Google Earth Pro
  • Additional experience or credentials with the following is desirable:
    • Land F/X (proficiency required within 6 months of employment)
    • LEED AP credential (required within 6 months of employment)
    • Hand illustration
    • Bluebeam Revu

Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions, with or within reasonable accommodation.

If interested please reply with: a letter of interest, your resume, a portfolio, and a list of references.

Applicants who do not provide the requested information will not be considered. Applications will be considered active for 60 days; if you have not heard from PBR HAWAII by then, you may consider your application not accepted.

Please submit your materials to: cyonamine@pbrhawaii.com

No phone calls please.

PBR HAWAII is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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