AECOM Graduate Landscape Architect in Dublin, Ireland

Business Line Design + Planning

Position Title Graduate Landscape Architect

Ireland - Dublin

Dublin

Job Summary

At AECOM we enjoy what we do, bringing projects to life in the cities and communities in which we work. We’re driven by a set of values and a common purpose — to create, enhance and sustain the world’s built natural and social environments. Innovation is built into every project we manage and every community we serve.

We offer an exceptional team approach working closely with architects, engineers, economists, community outreach and other related professionals to develop award winning integrated projects. Our local practice work leverages AECOM’s global presence to address urban and climate change and to serve as catalysts for regeneration.

We are now seeking Graduate Landscape Architects for our Dublin & Belfast offices

As a Graduate Landscape Architect in our studio you will have the opportunity to work with senior members of the team on a wide range of project types at all stages of the design and implementation process to include:

  • Public realm and Landscape design from conceptual to detail design stage, including Town centre/ Urban Public Realm Improvement schemes, parks, business and commercial developments, residential developments, healthcare and education campuses, and transport based landscape projects.

  • Tourism and community projects, including interpretation planning, community-led planning, public consultation, design workshops, village and town appraisals, and public realm design strategies.

  • Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment for developments such as: Roads, Wind farms, grid infrastructure and substations, quarries, industrial, commercial and residential developments as part of Environmental Impact Assessment projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • Site surveys and analysis, research, public and stakeholder consultation, and production of concept/ detail design, construction drawings and works specifications.

  • Production of high quality presentation drawings and graphics;

  • Production of high quality written reports;

  • Supporting project managers and other staff with other office duties with integrity and flexibility;

  • Organising and managing your professional work responsibly and independently where necessary;

  • Carry out professional work with care, conscientiousness and with proper regard to relevant technical and professional standards; and

  • Ability of working to meet demanding deadlines.

Training:

Our Graduate Development Programme (GDP) along with our huge scope of projects across the globe, will challenge and inspire you to make a real difference to the world we live in. Our programmes form a core part of our business strategy globally, designed to develop the best talent across numerous disciplines to lead our business into the future. We have over 1,000 graduates on our programmes across the UK & Europe, from over 30 different disciplines, each and every one of them making a tangible difference to the environment we all live & work in.

Working within our integrated design team you will have the opportunity to broaden your experience on a variety of innovative projects with mentor support for the LI Pathway to Chartership (P2C).

You will be assigned a mentor to support & guide your development, and undertake regular training modules throughout the programme. There will be on-the-job and classroom training where required, and the opportunity to work on live client projects, with significant multi-disciplinary exposure.

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree or Masters in Landscape Architecture accredited by EFLA/IFLA, Landscape Institute (LI) and/or the Irish Landscape Institute (ILI)

  • Excellent computer and freehand graphic skills (Shortlisted Candidates will be expected to provide examples of work)

  • Sound knowledge of Adobe suite and AutoCAD are essential

  • 3D computer skills are an advantage in particular Rhino or SketchUp

  • Interest in all aspects of Landscape Architecture from concept to detail design.

  • A hard working and highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous relevant work experience in a year out capacity from recognised Landscape practice would be beneficial

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183366BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.