Project Manager – Landscape Architect/Designer

Kwtexas, Austin, Texas, United States, 78716

Work at Kwtexas

POSITION SUMMARYKW Landscape Architects (KW) is seeking a progressive, experienced,

Project Manager

with an understanding of construction methodology, a good knowledge of plant materials, a confident design sense and the ability to see a project through from start to finish independently. This individual is resourceful, a self-starter, a problem solver, and a contributor in a collaborative design environment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESThe essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

Team Leader/Mentor

Assist in the training and development of Landscape Associates and Project Coordinators

Review work of Associates and Coordinators, providing QA/QC for their tasks

Assist leadership with assigned tasks

Help coordinate tasks where appropriate

Collaborative and supportive team member

Begin to participate in AEC organizations outside of the office and build your professional network

Strong ability to communicate effectively with teammates, leaders, clients, vendors and contractors

Proactively provide project status updates to senior staff prior to completion

Customer Support

Be available to speak with clients directly as needed

Able to work with clients professionally and efficiently

Talents & Skills

Able to assemble a full set of construction documents with minimal direction

Experience working from conceptual design through construction

Expertise in using a wide range of design tools from hand sketching to digital modeling

Experience with the preparation of construction documents & construction detailing

Ability to meet deadlines, respond to project delivery & work effectively

Ability to manage a project through from conceptual design to construction administration

Strong organization and time management skills

Self-motivated with the ability to work independently

Revit experience a plus


Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Architecture from an accredited college

4+ years of experience working for firms that provide services similar to KW

Landscape Architectural Registration or actively working toward Landscape Architectural Registration

Can use a widening variety of software (Sketchup, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office & 365, Adobe Photoshop, etc.)

Ability to learn and use company preferred software used for drawing, project planning, office communications etc.

Authorized to work in the United States

ABOUT KW LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTSAt KW, our culture is what makes us unique. Our teams are a collective of likeminded individuals with a passion to design exceptional outdoor environments, exemplifying form and function. KW projects are buzzworthy! Our work has been featured in publications such as CNN, Houston Chronicle, The Today Show, Buzzfeed, Business Insider, and more. The team that makes these famous projects happen is made up of designers with passion, construction managers with grit, and dedicated marketing and administrative professionals with a get-it-done attitude. Our offices are fast-paced, collaborative, and fun with a healthy work ethic. Search our website to learn more about our story, our team, and our work!

PERKSKW offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Beyond our culture, we have some great perks. We enjoy 1/2 day Fridays, an endless supply of coffee and office snacks, work from home flexibility, and a competitive benefits package including PTO, a401K plan with matching contributions, health insurance(medical, dental, and vision), a monthly wellness stipend, and we support your AEC industry involvement through memberships. Professional development is a cornerstone of our firm, and we want you to continue to grow in your field. We offer up-front payment for all sections of the LARE along with LARE study materials.

Due to the volume of resumes we receive, we cannot guarantee a response to all. Our team will reach out to you if your experience and skills match our needs. Please no phone calls.