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Office of Cheryl Barton is seeking a talented Landscape Designer/Landscape Architect to join our growing creative team.  Ideal candidates have 2-5 years of design firm experience and a passion for the creation of resilient and transformative landscapes through the integration of art and science.  Our firm is an idea-driven practice with growth opportunities for individuals who thrive being contributors, have the capacity to think conceptually, and possess exceptional graphic and verbal communications skills. 

Our projects include urban parks and open space, eco-districts, brownfield redevelopment sites, university campuses, museums, and cultural/archaeological landscapes.  We offer benefits, a competitive salary commensurate with experience, and a culture of inquiry and mutual respect.  Learn more at


  • Contribute to all aspects of project development including conceptual design, design refinement, construction documents, technical details, and construction observation

  • Prepare presentation materials and landscape construction drawing sets and details

  • Participate in client meetings and presentations, and interface with design team members

  • Conduct research for project development and prepare site analyses

  • Carry out special projects that contribute to the operation of the firm, such as marketing, design research, design competitions, and standards development


  • Degree in Landscape Architecture or Architecture from an accredited program, Masters preferred

  • Minimum 2 years of professional practice experience with a strong technical emphasis

  • Demonstrated experience preparing schematic design, design development, and construction documents packages

  • Demonstrated production of presentation quality graphics and renderings

  • Ability to translate conceptual design into construction drawings and details, including grading

  • Articulate and able to work collaboratively and autonomously in a team environment

  • Working knowledge of California plant materials desired

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketchup, Microsoft Office; knowledge of Rhino, Revit, and Lumion a plus

  • Valid CA driver license.  Travel to client or job sites may be required.

To Apply:

Email a cover letter, resume, and portfolio (both graphic and construction drawing examples) as PDF attachments not exceeding 10MB total to  Include SUMMER 2019 LANDSCAPE DESIGNER POSITION in the subject header.  Only candidates meeting the required experience will be considered.  

Office of Cheryl Barton is an equal opportunity employer.