Landscape Architect/Designer- Technical Document Production Specialist

ORR Design Office, Inc. - Sacramento, CA (30+ days ago)


"Architecture-Oriented" landscape architectural construction document production specialist

The ORR Design Office, Inc. is a Mid-Town Sacramento based boutique multi-disciplinary professional office specializing high-end in custom home architecture, landscape architecture and interiors.

Established since 1990, our small team produces personalized and detailed award-winning projects throughout Northern California including the entire Bay Area. Our cohesive landscape architectural projects are substantially more architecturally complex than basic skill planting and irrigation design and typically include challenging site topography, complex drainage infrastructures, dramatic lighting systems, modern swimming pools, outdoor entertainment and living areas, cabanas, sports courts, water features and multi-level retaining walls. Our plans are comprehensive, inventive and detailed- typical landscape projects construction budgets range from $400K to 3.5 million.

NO OTHER FIRM IN THE REGION DOES THE KIND OF WORK WE DO.

We’re in the process of upgrading our technology to be the best there is. Our office environment is sophisticated and beautiful and is on par with the finest interior space you’d find in San Francisco. We’re in the core of Mid-Town with dozens of cafe’s, Temple Coffee House, and a German beer garden within walking distance of our office.

This is a career opportunity for the right individual. We promise that you will learn more and be exposed to more inventive ideas in our office than any other office in the region. Hands-on construction and engineering knowledge and understanding of building is a big plus. You thrive in fast-paced, intense and focused work that demands your best.

You’ll Be Accountable For:

  • Assist in the preparation and delivery of presentations
  • Prepare project construction details, technical plans and annotations.
  • Maintain files, organize drawings and graphic standards
  • Develop sketches into complex construction documents
  • Create complete sets of plans and coordinate their completion in a timely way
  • Manage multiple projects and cooperate with office team members

Your Fantastic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree OR long-term (10 years+) work experience
  • 3+ years relevant work experience in California landscape or architectural consulting practices
  • You’ve got strong knowledge of building, planning and other codes
  • You're aware of basic architectural design theories and principles
  • You’re a firecracker with AutoCAD and/or REVIT. SketchUp skills a plus.
  • You’re proficient with Adobe Photoshop
  • You’re a life-long learner and writer and can communicate with professionals and clients
  • You’re detail oriented and love to solve problems
  • You’re a wizard in irrigation design, know plants, a grading plan master, and can detail a building wall.

Grab the Ring!

As a boutique professional services provider, our strongest asset is our people – we aim to employ outstanding professionals who are passionate about our work and clients and want to stretch their wings. Please provide a resume, three (3) work samples and a cover letter that conveys your passion for work in our sector of the profession. This is an opportunity- reach out and grab the ring! You can see some of our work on HOUZZ.com. Please email all inquiries.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $45,000.00 to $70,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • work in professional environment: 4 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's

Location:

  • Sacramento, CA 95816

Required work authorization:

  • United States