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Landscape Architects - Graduate and Project Grade, Nottingham, UK

Office Location: Nottingham

Salary: Competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, agile working and flexible and family-friendly policies

Discipline team: Landscape Architecture

 

Job Description

Are you a Graduate seeking an opportunity to commence your career within Landscape Architecture? Or perhaps looking to make your first move after gaining some experience post-Graduation? With 25 experienced Landscape professionals working across its European office network – and doing so as part of a multidisciplinary presence of over 400 staff spanning 31 different technical disciplines – SLR has outstanding opportunities for talented designers to join and develop their careers.


Joining at SLR’s Project grade – which covers BA Graduates who have undertaken a year-out placement, Masters or DipLA postgrads within their first roles or even as a postgrad with some commercial experience in consultancy or a design studio environment – you will work under the mentorship and supervision of SLR’s talented Landscape team, with encouragement and support to undertake your P2C and become a Chartered Landscape Architect. SLR has supported staff undertaking Masters level qualifications financially in the past, and subject to business case approval it is something which we would look to continue to do in the future.


Working within a diverse multidisciplinary consultancy, workloads will be varied and along with exciting design projects, you will also have the opportunity to develop complementary reporting and LVIA skills. SLR’s Landscape teamwork with clients across a broad range of sectors, including Minerals, Waste, Energy and Built Environment (inc residential, education, healthcare, public realm).


Along with competitive salaries and a defined pathway for progression, Landscape Architects joining SLR also enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including healthcare and travel insurance and pension contributions and a structured career path with real opportunities for progression. Our comprehensive annual review process ensures that the efforts of our staff remain adequately recognised and rewarded, and our flexible and family friendly policies, along with Agile Working which allows staff to tailor their hours around core office hours help staff balance the needs of professional and family life


MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


You would be working on a range of diverse and challenging minerals, power, education, public realm, residential and healthcare projects alongside project managers and directors and we would expect you to be interested in being involved in the design of schemes from the conceptual stage through to implementation, as well as landscape planning including master planning and landscape and visual assessments.


PERSON SPEC – SUMMARY


Candidates should be able to demonstrate:

• Landscape Architecture Degree, Masters or Postgraduate diploma

• A good team player with excellent verbal/written communication and presentational skills.

• A flair for design, and a desire to pursue a successful career within the discipline

• Strong IT skills including Microsoft Office (or equivalent), Adobe design suite and AutoCAD


APPLICATIONS


To apply for this position please submit your application using the link on this page.


SLR Consulting is an equal opportunities employer but our expectations go beyond just complying with legislation. It is SLR's intention that active steps are undertaken to ensure that opportunities are open to all and that as a business, we continue to strive to promote diversity and inclusion and reduce the gender pay gap.

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