Senior Landscape Architect

KDI is currently seeking a senior landscape architect with significant project management experience overseeing work from master planning through construction. This is an opportunity for someone with 8-10 years of experience to play a large role in design direction, the establishment of office standards and mentoring of junior staff. We are looking for someone who is first and foremost an excellent designer, has experience in public work, and is capable of taking on a leadership role.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to help build a practice that places equal value on design process, representation techniques, planting design and the link between design and social justice. The work focuses on public projects primarily in Southern California.  

The candidate will work in a highly collaborative interdisciplinary studio environment of 20 people that includes landscape architects, urban planners, fabricators, artists, community organizers, and program development specialists.

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KDI actively seeks to create a well-balanced and responsive work environment. We offer competitive compensation and paid time off, as well as benefits such as group health insurance and opportunities for professional development and assistance with licensure.


How to Apply:

Send electronic copy of cover letter, résumé, portfolio and three (3) references to:

Subject heading: Senior Landscape Architect: Your Name