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WAGNER HODGSON – Landscape Designer & Associate

Posted: Tuesday, September 6, 2022

WAGNER HODGSON Landscape Architecture’s Hudson, New York office is seeking a landscape designers and landscape architects for multiple positions. All candidates should possess strong and hand-drawn graphic and sketching skills, knowledge of plants and planting design, and share our passion for residential landscapes.

Wagner Hodgson is an award-winning landscape architecture firm with 18+ staff in two studios- Hudson, NY and Burlington, VT. Structured as a traditional open design studio, Wagner Hodgson encourages and fosters a collaborative design process amongst our team and clients. This environment cultivates a shared commitment to design excellence for making of new landscapes that are beautiful, resilient, social, and performative.

Hudson is a small city with artistic vibrancy, urban grit and adjacency to the natural splendor of Hudson River Valley farms, open spaces, and Catskill Mountains.  We seek a colleague that demonstrates talent and passion for our profession, a collaborative spirit and enthusiasm to perform a wide range of tasks. We engender a studio environment that encourages work-life balance.

Position requirements for Landscape Designer:

    • High level of design aptitude and skill
    •  Passion for landscape architectural projects of all scales and locations
    • Degree in landscape architecture from an accredited school
    • 1-3 years’ experience in the field
    • Excellent verbal and graphic communication skills
    • Team oriented, flexible, and positive attitude

Proficiency with:

    • Adobe Creative Suite


    • AutoCAD


    • Microsoft Office
    • Competency with: Hand sketching and drawing/ Rhino/ Sketchup/ Lumion

Additional requirements for Associate:

    • Proficiency with initiating design concepts
    • Strong communication skills, experience with working directly with detail-oriented clients
    • Experience with high-end residential projects
    • Strong knowledge of planting design and plant identification
    • 5-8 years’ experience in the field
    • Excellent organizational and project management skills
    • Strong construction detailing skills
    • Experience with construction administration

Application requirements:

    • One-page/ email cover letter stating your interest in working at Wagner Hodgson Landscape Architecture
    • Resume
    • Portfolio (no more than 12MB)

 Please send materials to:



Commensurate with experience

Work Location:

Hudson, NY / Hybrid

Number of Positions:


Submitters Name:

Rob Mooney

Submitters Email:

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