AECOM Landscape Architecture Designer II in Tampa, Florida

Requisition/Vacancy No. 158876BR

Position Title Landscape Architecture Designer II

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Architecture

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Florida

City Tampa

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in

Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by

Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A

Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We help shape the world around us — from high-rise buildings to educational, cultural, research and transportation facilities. Our design process is based on energy-efficient building systems, and appropriate selection of materials and form to maximize environmental conditions and long-term performance.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Landscape Architect Designer for employment in the Tampa, Florida office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare planning documents, conceptual and schematic designs, illustrations and graphics, construction details, construction documents, technical specifications and cost estimates for a wide variety of public and private sector projects

  • Perform field reviews and analysis of project sites and study areas and prepares written documentation of observations and conditions

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • A good knowledge of design process, conceptual thinking and detailed design/construction document knowledge, well organized and attention to scheduling requirements

  • Knowledge of construction materials and techniques, including detailing

  • Ability to plan and organize multiple projects and effectively work with other Landscape Architects, Designers and Technicians

  • Effective time management is an inherent trait expected of all candidates

  • Have an understanding of Quality Control coordination and practice structure and be able to comply to company standards

  • Ability to maintain regular office hours and participate in company functions where appropriate

  • Domestic and International travel may also be a potential and the candidate must be able to fulfil this task

  • A strong focus on studio relationships is an important aspect of our studio and the candidate should be confident, friendly and willing to work with all staff levels from Entry - Level Landscape Architects through to the Director of Landscape Architecture, as well as with other design and technical disciplines

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture from a Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board (LAAB) accredited program, Environmental Design, or other field

  • 3+ years' experience

  • Experience shall include participation with studio team members on project work including public/ private projects with an emphasis on municipal, county, state transportation, community, parks, trails and open space design, place making and planning as well as in the public realm, streetscape and resort, leisure and attraction area development themed environments.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, LandFX, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, or SketchUp, or other related CADD software

  • Professional Certifications: Membership in Professional Association in USA (ASLA)

  • Experience with three dimensional design, illustrations and graphic design

  • Special interests and hobbies including arts and crafts, photography, special studies, languages, sports and fitness, travel or involvement in community associations and special causes/foundations shall be of interest to interviewing staff when considering your candidacy so please share these with the team in addition to your resume and portfolio if you feel these aspects would be of interest and pride in your application for Landscape Architectural Intern at AECOM Buildings & Places team in Tampa, Florida USA

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please

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