Landscape Designer I/II



Job Description

The award-winning team at GGLO, a collaborative design firm in Seattle and Los Angeles, seeks a Landscape Designer for our Seattle location. GGLO designs distinct places where people connect and thrive. We are an innovative firm designing buildings, landscapes, and places that weave together a vibrant mix of uses to embrace the communities in which we work. Our dynamic team of interdisciplinary professionals crafts solutions for our clients by asking the right questions, diving deep into understanding their needs and the context of our projects, and by pursuing new ways of thinking about the future. We are recognized in the design community for the quality and thoughtfulness of our work, and for being focused on outcomes that build healthy communities and cities.

Job Requirements

What You Have (Requirements)

  • 3 or more years of professional experience, with 1 year minimum relevant Seattle work experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency with SketchUp, AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and hand drawing
  • Demonstrated ability to produce quality work
  • Landscape Architecture Degree from an accredited University in the United States
  • Authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be able to work independently, in small groups, and large groups
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and be flexible
  • Awareness of current design trends and new products
  • Awareness of sustainable design core concepts including material and plant selection, resource conservation, and synergies with other disciplines
  • Experience participating in construction observation tasks including submittal review, RFI response, site visits, and plant review

Successful GGLO Landscape Designers Have:

  • LEED accreditation (SITES, BD+C or ND)
  • Experience with Revit and Rhino
  • Experience in our core markets
  • Ability to explore design 3-dimensionally
  • Experience working on multiple projects at once
  • Coordinate design with other disciplines, and communicate in timely manner
  • Awareness of local and national building codes and accessibility requirements
  • Awareness and understanding of standards, codes, technical ability
  • Take initiative on projects, and exhibit commitment to overall goals and deadlines set by project manager

How to Apply

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, salary requirements, and portfolio PDF attachments (5MB or less) to Brianna Mitchell, HR/Hiring Coordinator at [email protected]. Please use the subject line ‘Landscape Designer’ in your email. GGLO, LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and maintaining an inclusive culture.

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