About the Role
HFSD is seeking a talented and highly motivated landscape architect/designer interested in joining our in-office, collaborative studio team.
The primary role of this position will be to assist the lead landscape architects on a range of projects. Responsibilities may depend on the project but will typically include site design, detailing, drafting and rendering (hand/digital), producing construction documents, and limited construction observation.
While experience, design and graphic skills are extremely important when it comes to filling this position, we are also looking for someone who complements the team here at HFSD. Being a small office, we work closely and collaboratively and are looking for a candidate that will be an efficient counterpart. We are seeking someone who is dependable, has a strong work ethic, and is able to keep up with a number of deadlines. Candidates must be detail-oriented, creative and excited to jump in on our variety of projects. We encourage anyone who feels they would be a match to submit their application to join our team in OKC.
Competitive Salary, Commensurate with experience and licensure
Full-time (in-office) w/ Benefits
To apply for this position, please submit a digital resume, letter of interest and a portfolio of professional work (in PDF format) via e-mail to McKenna Howard at email@example.com, with "Landscape Architect/Designer Application - Your Name" in the Subject Line.
The ideal candidate will have:
Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited program
3-5 years of professional experience at a landscape architectural firm
Exceptional graphic skills (digital and hand graphics)
Basic knowledge of local plant material
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience working in all design – construction phases
AutoCAD and/or LAND F/X, SketchUp, Lumion
Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.)
Microsoft 365 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
Professional licensure is desirable, but not required
About the Company
HFSD, Inc. (Howard-Fairbairn Site Design) is a comprehensive landscape architectural firm located in the Oklahoma City metro area and consists of a small, well-established team of landscape architects and designers. Our core design services are landscape architecture, urban design, planning, irrigation design, sustainable design and parks + recreation. For over 30 years, HFSD has been active in creating a legacy of bettering both public and private spaces throughout the OKC metropolitan region and beyond. HFSD’s expertise is in the design of outdoor spaces that enhance human interaction with nature and the environment, improving quality of life experiences. Our team is passionate about producing creative solutions that are sustainable, durable, useable and realistic in regard to maintainability.