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Position Available: Landscape Designer, Mt Pleasant, SC

 

SW+ is seeking a landscape architect/designer with one to three years of professional experience in a design office, post-graduation. The ideal candidate will have a solid technical foundation (planning, modeling, construction knowledge) and a positive attitude toward involvement on a wide range of projects. We are looking for talented individuals who are interested in joining a creative, engaging multi-disciplinary firm with a studio environment.

There is one regular full-time position available in our Mount Pleasant, South Carolina office.

The position requires working closely with a team of landscape architects and civil engineers on multiple projects on a variety of scales throughout South Carolina. The successful candidate must be a leader, self-starter, mature, organized, flexible, possess a strong work ethic and the desire to succeed.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture
1-3 years’ experience in a professional design office
Exceptional AutoCAD technical drawing and digital production skills
Proficiency in 3D modeling and rendering skills (Lumion, Sketchup, or similar preferred)
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Proven experience with construction detailing and construction documentation
Exceptional graphic presentation skills including hand drawing and high-quality illustrations
Strong organizational and project management skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills
Professional demeanor
Interpersonal skills – ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels

DESIRED SKILLS

Creative design sensibilities and attention to detail.
Knowledge of horticulture and regional plant material.

APPLICATION PROCESS

A complete application includes a cover letter, resume, and portfolio. Please address your background specific to the skill set detailed above and your specific and long-term interest in the Mount Pleasant office in your cover letter.

Benefits include vacation, personal, sick leave, medical, prescription & dental insurance, employee life insurance, short & long term disability insurance, flex spending account, health savings account, wellness program, and 401-K. Supplemental benefits include additional term life insurance for employee & family, vision, cancer, accident, and critical illness.

SW+ is a tobacco-free workplace.

Email cover letter, resume, and portfolio/work samples to Judy Wright, Business Manager at jwright@seamonwhiteside.com.

For a better understanding of our firm, please visit our website at seamonwhiteside.com.


Civil Engineering Civil Designer II – CHARLOTTE, NC

Civil Engineering – Civil Designer II

The successful candidate for the Civil Engineering – Civil Designer II position will be expected to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.  Responsibilities will include effective client management and preparation of plans for land development projects – including hydrology and hydraulic studies, reports, site plans, grading and utility plans, erosion control plans, and roadway design.  Attendance at regulatory land use meetings may also be required.  Responsibilities will expand as experience is gained.

Minimum Requirements

EIT Registration

B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering from an Accredited College/University

Advanced AutoCAD and Civil 3D Skills

1 to 4 Years Work Experience in a Similar Position

Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills

Desired Technical Experience and Professional Skills

Experience in design and coordination of work on multidisciplinary projects ranging from preliminary land development through full project permitting, for all aspects of civil design, including, but not limited to:

  • Zoning issues
  • Grading and Drainage
  • Erosion Control
  • Stormwater Design
  • Roads and Sidewalk Design
  • Water and Sewer Systems
  • Subdivision and Commercial Site Layouts
  • Field Coordination
  • Project Permitting – Specifically Related to Charlotte Area Projects
  • Project Schedules and Budgets

Prior experience should include the preparation of engineering design and plan production on a variety of land development projects; assisting with municipal regulations research, performing site evaluations, and preparation of drainage reports; and, coordination with other engineering teams and project consultants (i.e. architects, contractors, landscape architects, subs, etc).

The successful candidate for the Civil Engineering – Civil Designer II position will demonstrate a strong desire to continually develop and improve both professional and interpersonal skill sets.  He/She will be able to work independently and collaboratively while effectively managing his/her time.

Candidates must be proficient in a wide variety of software programs, including: AutoCAD, Civil 3D, the Microsoft Office Software Suite, and Adobe Acrobat (or higher).  Experience with stormwater modeling software and water system modeling programs is also mandatory.

SW+ Company Benefits

SW+ employee benefits include vacation, sick leave, personal leave, some paid holidays, medical insurance – prescription, dental, and vision – disability insurance, employee life insurance, 401K contributions, Health Savings accounts, wellness incentives, and additional benefits for employee spouse and/or children.

Application Process

Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license at the time employment offer is made.

Submit your resume and cover letter to Judy Wright (jwright@seamonwhiteside.com) for consideration.  Please review our website (www.seamonwhiteside.com) and company Facebook page for background and details on SW+ and our projects.  SW+ is a tobacco-free workplace.


Entry-Level Landscape Designer – Mt Pleasant, SC

Entry-Level Landscape Designer

SW+ is seeking a landscape architect / designer with 1-3 years’ experience.  We are looking for talented individuals who are interested in joining a creative, engaging firm with a studio environment.

There is currently one full-time position available in our Mount Pleasant, South Carolina office.

The position requires working closely with a team of in-house landscape architects and civil engineers as well as consultants on multiple projects on a variety of scales throughout South Carolina and the region. The successful candidate must be a leader, self-starter, mature, organized, flexible, possess a strong work ethic and the desire to excel.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture

1-3 years’ experience in a professional design office

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills

Strong organizational and project management skills

Professional demeanor

Interpersonal skills – ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels

Excellent AutoCAD skills

Graphic presentation skills including hand drawing and computer rendering

Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and Power Point

Proficiency in graphic software such SketchUp, Lumion or similar program.

DESIRED SKILLS

Creative design sensibilities and attention to detail.

Knowledge of horticulture and regional plant material.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

In addition to a cover letter detailing your background specific to the skill set detailed above, examples of your illustrative abilities are required as part of the application process. Show us who you are.

Benefits include vacation; sick leave; holidays; medical, prescription & dental insurance; employee life insurance; 401k account. SW+ is a tobacco-free workplace.

Email cover letter, resume, and graphic presentation examples to Judy Wright, Business Manager at jwright@seamonwhiteside.com.

For a better understanding of our firm, please visit our website at seamonwhiteside.com.