Landscape Architect

$75,694 - $88,884 yearly
  • City of Mandurah
  • Mandurah WA, Australia
  • 22 Apr, 2021
Full time Engineering, Architecture, and Construction

Job Description

Built & Natural Environment | Regional WA

Position No: 015/2021
Work Type: Fixed Term - Full Time

Temporary Full-Time – Until 18 February 2022

Our Landscape Services team is looking for a self-motivated and experienced Landscape Architect to join the team on a temporary basis. The position is responsible for providing specialist Landscape Architectural planning and design advice on urban enhancement projects, including streetscape improvement schemes, public open space development, and forward planning.

You will be responsible for:

  • Preparing concepts, strategies and detail design for a variety of projects including, streetscape improvements, entry statements, public open space, playground, bushland reserves, development street tree master plans or any other design projects;
  • Preparing presentation drawings and detail design documentation;
  • Providing landscape assessment advice on detailed proposals such as Development Applications and Building Licence Applications;
  • Providing advice on policy development and other matters relating to landscape assessment or having a significant impact on urban design component.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture or relevant equivalent tertiary qualification.
  • A current unrestricted “C-A” (Automatic) or “C-B” (Manual) class national driver’s licence
  • Demonstrated experience in a comparable role, with exposure to landscape design projects and principles.
  • Knowledge of the use of contemporary principles of landscape design (water sensitive urban design, sustainability issues, universal design, CPTED).

The City of Mandurah is committed to creating a diverse workforce. Applicants from diverse backgrounds, such as Indigenous people, people with disabilities, or from different cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

You will have access to a range of benefits, a supportive work environment and a fantastic culture. We strive to deliver exceptional service and embrace the values of Courage, Innovative, Excellence, Integrity and Connected.

This Temporary Full-time Level 5/6 position attracts a salary range of $75,694 - $88,884 per annum pro-rata dependent on qualifications and experience.

To apply please visit our Careers page at www.mandurah.wa.gov.au to submit your cover letter and resume. For further information or any enquiries, please contact Peter Roberts – Senior Landscape Architect on (08) 9550 3696.

Applications for this position will remain open until a suitable pool of candidates is received. If you are interested in this position, we highly recommend you apply as soon as possible as the vacancy may close without notice.

Mark R Newman
Chief Executive Officer

Job Closing Date

22 Jun, 2021