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Job Information

AECOM Senior Landscape Architect in Auckland, New Zealand

Job Summary

The Opportunity

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) professional to join our dedicated team and play a key role in the urban design and impact assessment sector of our practice.

As a qualified Landscape Architect with experience in LVIA, your primary responsibilities will be delivering LVIA projects across New Zealand and Australia. You will also play a key role in building client relationships and collaborating with our specialist team.

The Landscape team is an integral part of our Buildings and Places service offering, delivering technical inputs across many of New Zealand’s urban infrastructure projects. In addition to LVIA work you will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects, collaborating across multiple disciplines on urban infrastructure projects and delivering high quality integrated design solutions.

As a small team within a larger company, we have the benefit of a friendly bespoke team environment, but with the advantages of being exposed to the many large and exciting multi-disciplinary projects that AECOM is involved in. You will have the ability to work internally with engineering and other consulting professionals across all design disciplines, with many exciting opportunities available to those who choose to take them.

About You

We are looking for somebody with a positive attitude, who enjoys working collaboratively, is eager to learn new skills and who can show initiative. The right candidate will become an integral part of our team, with opportunities for growth, development and career progression.

  • Delivery of LVIA projects to clients

  • Positive and collaborative work environment

  • Ongoing career progression, training, and development

  • Deliver quality integrated design solutions on a diverse range of projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years post study working experience

  • Proven ability working in a project team

  • Experience in preparation of evidence and attendance at hearings

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Multi-tasking and a proficiency in time-management and prioritising day-to-day tasks

  • AutoCAD proficient, with documentation experience desirable

  • Proficient with Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign. 3D modelling (Sketch Up) is desirable.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Qualified to Degree level in Landscape Architecture

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 265053BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.