Landscape Architect (O&M Projects)

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AE - Abu Dhabi
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R150948
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Design/Architecture/CAD/Drafting

Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Landscape Architect to join our team! In this role you will get to work in a young and dynamic team for the delivery of creative public realm architectural design of varying scales.

 

What you will be doing:

  • Develop unique and creative landscape design method and solutions for public realm developments across the Middle East.
  • Undertake project related tasks professionally and independently as directed by senior team members.
  • Inspect sites, analyzing factors such as climate, soil, flora, fauna and all physical site conditions

  • Consulting with clients and making recommendations regarding methods of work and sequences of operations for projects related to the landscape

  • Work collaboratively with both internal and external stakeholders.

  • Managing internal resources efficiently when required to achieve results within defined timeframes.
  • Responsible and accountable for allocated tasks.
  • Perform other related tasks as directed.

 

What skills you will bring:

  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from an accredited University or College program. Equivalency certificate issued from Ministry of Education (UAE) is mandatory.
  • Minimum 4-5 years of continuous experience in landscape architecture preferably in urban areas.
  • Knowledge in design aesthetic and technical components of landscape architecture.
  • An understanding of production techniques, procedures, and standards.
  • Knowledge in industry codes/standards/health and safety requirements and sustainability regulations.
  • An understanding of the regional construction industry, local construction methods and their influence on design decisions.
  • Demonstrate a team oriented and collaborative approach to Landscape Architecture within the design team.
  • Proficient technical skills and efficiencies in both standard and specialist computer programs such as Autocad, Revit, Sketchup, Rhino, Adobe Create Suite, Land FX, and MS office suite programs.

 

What Desired skills you will bring:

  • Possess a strong commitment to quality control for design and technical issues.
  • Possess strong communication skills with both internal and external parties.
  • Fluency in English, verbal and written. Proficiency in other languages, especially Arabic, is highly regarded.
  • A willingness to develop and further landscape architecture skills and techniques for the enhancement and efficiency of the team.
  • Certification in CMLI / ASLA / ALIA is an advantage.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

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We’re committed to delivering innovative infrastructure, defense and security solutions to enable a sustainable, safer, smarter and more connected world.

ABOUT US

Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation, a digitally enabled solutions provider, is focused on creating the future of the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. From Earth to outer space, we deliver tomorrow’s solutions today. Equipped with the capabilities required to take on any defense, intelligence, or critical infrastructure challenge, our agile, innovative, and disruptive approach enables us to deliver solutions at the speed of relevance.

Our people are our greatest asset. We strive to be an employer of choice that engages employees in the community and creates rewarding career paths to cultivate a resilient workforce that is ready for the future.

PARSONS IN CANADA

Parsons has contributed to major infrastructure projects in Canada since the 1940’s, helping to design and build many well-known landscapes across the country, including the Regina Bypass, Turcot Exchange, Kicking Horse Canyon, Olivier-Charbonneau Bridge, and the Edmonton Light Rail Transit. Our markets are diverse, including Bridge, Tunnel, Road and Highway, Aviation, Rail and Transit, Smart Vehicle Solutions, Smart Mobility, Integrated Delivery, Environmental Remediation, Mining and Reclamation, and Water/Wastewater, as well as serving numerous industrial clients. The Parsons’ signature stands out and our achievements have been recognized via numerous awards for innovation and quality, particularly in long-span bridges, complex brigles, and major road networks expansions. Our teams work across Canada in many provinces, including Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Northern Territories and the Yukon.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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Financial Wellness

We care about your financial wellbeing. Parsons offers competitive pay and retirement plans to help you build wealth for the future while giving you the flexibility to diversify your investments.

Work Life Harmony

Balance in life is important and time away from the office is imperative to allow you to refresh and focus your attention on the things that matter to you. Parsons supports your time away by providing paid time off and paid flexible holidays.

Career Development

We are committed to fostering the personal and professional growth of our employees. Develop and advance yourself though our comprehensive training, educational and mentorship programs.

Veteran Support

We provide Industry leading benefits to support veterans and active-duty members to provide security for you and your family by offering robust leave and benefits; including paid active-duty military leave and paid time off when transitioning back to civilian life.

Mind & Body

At Parsons we inspire healthier habits, heathier minds, and a healthier you through our wellness program. Participate in our weekly Meditation Mondays and Wellness Wednesdays. Wellness, at Parsons, is more than just your annual checkup.

Health

Health is not a one size fits all. At Parsons, we offer a robust Employee Assistance Program as well as comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans through large, national carriers with the choice of regional PPO, HDHP, or HMO networks.

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