Job Description Under supervision, the selected candidate will perform landscape architectural design work of moderate difficulty and responsibility and perform related work within Capital Projects Division s (CPD) Office of Design. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
1. Prepare landscape architectural plans and designs for landscape architectural projects. 2. Investigate and propose solutions to problems of grading, spatial organization and site utilization. 3. Develop landscaping maps and data for existing conditions and for new or proposed additions or changes. 4. Review and prepare contract drawings, specifications and estimates of quantities. 5. Participate in, and may supervise inspection operations by observing, checking and attesting to the performance of grading, planting and other landscaping operations in accordance with contract specifications and acceptable techniques and estab1ished standards of landscape architectural practice. 6. Make field visits and conduct site surveys.
NOTE: This position is open to qualified persons with a disability who are eligible for the 55-a Program. Please indicate in your cover letter that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a Program. For detailed information regarding the 55-a Program, please visit the following link:
Please read this posting carefully to make certain you meet the qualification requirements before applying to this position. Minimum Qual Requirements 1. A Bachelor s or Master s degree in landscape architecture from an accredited college or university, accredited by regional, national, professional or specialized agencies recognized as accrediting bodies by the U.S. Secretary of Education and by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and one year of full-time satisfactory experience in landscape architectural work; or
2. A valid New York State Registration as a Landscape Architect. Preferred Skills 1. Strong AutoCAD and 3-D software skills. 2. Knowledge of construction management and scheduling software. 3. Strong knowledge of Microsoft 365. 4. Familiarity with relevant design standards, codes, and industry standards of practice. 5. Familiarity and understanding of construction documents. 6. Strong organizational, communication, and graphic skills. 7. Ability to work effectively, independently or as part of a team in a fast-paced environment. Additional Information NYCHA employees applying for promotional, title or level change opportunities must have served a period of one year in their current title and level (if applicable). To Apply Click the \"Apply Now\" button. Residency Requirement NYCHA has no residency requirements. Associated topics: crew, fertilizer, grounds maintenance, ice, irrigation, paver, road, tree, tree maintenance, tree pruner
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