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AECOM – Entry Level – Landscape Architecture Designer I

Posted: Monday, May 13, 2024

Landscape Architecture Designer I

    • New York, NY, United States
    • Full-time
    • State/Province: New York
    • Business Group: DCS
    • Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is: $26.13/hour – $35.93/hour
    • Business Line: B&P – Buildings & Places
    • Work Location Model: Hybrid
    • Operating Group: Americas
    • Primary Location: US – New York, NY – 605 3rd Ave

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We’re one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.


Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Landscape Architecture Designer I to be based in NYC, NY.

AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The Landscape Architecture and Urban Design portfolio in the New York City studio includes a broad range of urban-based, multidisciplinary public realm projects, such as plazas, streetscapes, parks, waterfronts, infrastructure, urban design plans, master-planning, green infrastructure, and ecological restoration.

In collaboration with design studio leadership, the candidate will work closely with project design teams and project landscape architects, managers and designers to design and assist in the execution of projects within the New York City metropolitan area, nationally and internationally. Projects in the studio are design-driven and involve close collaboration with engineers, planners, cost estimators, and other technical consultants.

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

    • Perform design work of landscape architecture studio at the direction and under the supervision of design leadership
    • Prepare materials for client and agency meetings
    • Performing basic landscape architecture calculations under the supervision of team leads
    • Preparing reports and related data tables
    • Preparing and editing drawings as required
    • Perform construction administration tasks at the direction and under the supervision of team leads


Minimum Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Master’s degree in landscape architecture preferred
    • Demonstrated production and digital rendering experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and Rhino
    • Experience preparing construction documents, reports, and publication documents
    • Possesses the skills to generate exceptional two dimensional and three-dimensional design graphics
    • Ability to effectively manage time and self-edit work
    • Proficiency and passion for creating compelling open space design, with an ability to develop the work through the technical design phase
    • Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills
    • Possesses the ability to collaborate as part of a diverse studio team.
    • Experience in MicroStation, Grasshopper, Revit, ArcGIS, and other computer applications
    • Strong knowledge/interest in plant materials, site design, grading, and multi-disciplinary collaboration

Additional Information

    • Relocation is not available for this position
    • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position



$26.13/hour - $35.93/hour

Work Location:

New York, NY

Number of Positions:


Submitters Name:

Tristan Porto

Submitters Email:

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