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Abel Bainnson Butz, LLP – Landscape Architects

Posted: Monday, March 28, 2022

Abel Bainnson Butz, LLP (ABB) is an established 15-person firm based in Manhattan that offers professional landscape architectural design and site planning services. ABB has a diverse portfolio of high-quality urban design projects of all scales including waterfront parks, plazas, parks and playgrounds, sports and recreational facilities, streetscapes, and rooftop developments.

ABB attributes the work that we have accomplished over the last 50 years to our talented staff and the continued presence of creative and supportive firm leadership. Our partners are approachable and hands-on, both with clients and internally with team members. We offer a collaborative work environment of well-rounded professionals who complement each other’s strengths. ABB believes in cultivating strong designers with mentorship, giving them the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of a given project.

We are seeking highly-qualified, creative Landscape Architects who are detail-oriented critical thinkers and comfortable in a fast-paced, deadline-driven work environment to work on a wide range of projects. Candidates with previous experience on public NYC projects are highly desirable.


Successful Jr Landscape Architect (entry – 3 yrs experience) candidates will possess the following:

    • Superior design abilities including detailed design development
    • Superior graphic communication skills
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe CS, Sketch-Up and Rhino
    • Excellent time management and organizational skills
    • Bachelors or Masters degree in Landscape Architecture or Architecture

Successful Landscape Architect (3-5 yrs experience) candidates will possess the following:

    • Strong competencies in grading design, planting design and construction detailing
    • Cost estimating experience
    • Demonstrated success as a project manager
    • Construction admin experience
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

ABB offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Applicants currently residing in the NYC metro area are preferred.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and relevant work samples in PDF format not exceeding 10 MB in size to Terri Burger,


Work Location:

New York City

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Submitters Name:

Terri Burger

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