Career Opportunities

Landscape Designer / Landscape Architect

Posted: Friday, September 10, 2021

Description: Kathryn Herman Design ( is an award-winning and nationally recognized landscape design firm in New Canaan, CT.  We specialize in private residential projects throughout the U.S. and abroad. Our team of designers strives to create compelling and beautiful spaces that are functional, site specific and uniquely customized to our client’s needs.

We are seeking creative applicants at the entry, mid or senior level who are eager to join a collaborative team of professionals.

While a BLA or MLA is preferred, other relevant professional experience will be considered. Candidates should be exceptionally organized and able to manage their time and priorities across numerous projects. We value applicants who have a positive attitude and are self-starters, have a working knowledge of horticulture and thrive in all aspects of the design process.

Competitive salary offers will be commensurate with experience, along with a comprehensive benefits package. KHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our light-filled studio space is located across from the Metro North train line in downtown New Canaan, providing convenient access to public transportation, restaurants and shops.

Skills Required: Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Principal and senior staff on schematic designs
  • Prepare presentation graphics and participate in presentations
  • Prepare construction documentation
  • Project management including bidding, construction administration and meetings with clients/allied professionals
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Required proficiency in AutoCAD for PC, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and MS Office. Proficiency in digital modeling software such as SketchUp and Lumion is favorable.
Education Requirements: While a BLA or MLA is preferred, other relevant professional experience will be considered.
Travel Required: Yes



Commensurate with Experience

Work Location:

New Canaan, CT

Number of Positions:


Submitters Name:

Peggy Garbus

Submitters Email:

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