Landscape Architect - 3431242

Parsons International
  • Landscape Architect Jobs in SaudiArabia - 3431242

    Parsons International
  • 1 - 10 Years
  • SaudiArabia
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Job Description

Principal Objective

The Landscape Architect position is a design and technical position responsible for the Operation & Maintenance Departments (O&M) landscape activities in Jazan

The position provides design and technical advice to O&M on all landscape related strategy and project matters

Organizational Relationship

Member of the Operations & Maintenance Department staff at JCPDI Reports to Team Leader, Operations Manager and Interfaces with project RC Jazan Management Technical staff within the Operation & Maintenance Department

Liaises with staff across all Royal Commission Departments including, Urban Planning, Environmental Protection and Control, Engineering and Construction

Major Activities Performed

Provides landscape and hardscape architectural design and technical input to O&Ms projects and programs

Coordinates and provide design as major activities on landscape and hardscape architectural across other RC Departments

Prepares technical specifications and scope of work descriptions relating to design, material palettes (hard and soft-scape, planting palettes and irrigation schedules

Prepares Requests for Proposal (RFP) documents for landscape and hardscape design concepts

Provides technical assistance during pre-bid conferences, proposal evaluations, and post-award or other contract conferences as required

Reviews AE contractor design drawings, specifications, and calculations submittals, coordinates with the work of other disciplines and prepare written reports and review comments

Performs field inspections and provides professional field support as necessary during construction and maintenance phases

Prepares technical correspondence, reports, and studies, along with presentation to Senior Management

Provides landscape and hardscape architectural design solutions and prepares such design and technical packages for delivery either internally or externally through RC contractors


Experience and Qualifications

Bachelors Degree in Landscape Architecture from a western country university, with a minimum of 10 years post-graduate professional experience

A minimum of 5 years construction experience related to delivering landscape projects as part of large scale community based development projects

Practical experience with Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD) and other landscape innovation practices in arid environments

Chartered membershipregistration with a western Landscape Architectural Institution required Corporate (full professional) membership highly desirable

A minimum of 3-5 years working professional experience in Gulf Countries preferred

The ability to communicate effectively in spoken and written English is essential

Ability to present complex information to senior management and diverse audiences, both verbally and graphically

Preparing and presenting feasibility reports and design proposals

Proficient in Autodesk CAD and Autodesk 3D Civil

Knowledge of computers and basic software applications such as MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point), Adobe Creative Suite and 3D illustrating software such as 3D Studio Max, Professional Sketchup and Lumion etc

Specific technical qualifications for the requested position are identified below

In depth working knowledge of best landscape practice and landscape standards

Experienced in detailed design, design materials, irrigation, planting design and the application of street furniture, wayfinding signage, external lighting design and water features, etc

Experience in painting systems and other coating systems for Outdoor structures (wood, metal, concrete etc)

Knowledge of general zoning regulations and landscape criteria

Knowledge of design and construction management principles, construction techniques, standards and practices

Ability to independently evaluate, select and modify standard landscape architectural techniques, procedures and criteria

Make frequent site visits, provide technical assistance and reportresolve construction issues in a cost effective manner

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Deadline:13th Feb 2025

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