|Job Ref:||141273BR||Employer:||AECOM||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Hampshire||City:||Basingstoke||Address:||Post Code:||RG21||Post Date:||30/09/2016 11:48|
Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at NA.
About the Business Line
Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.
AECOM are looking for an experienced landscape architect to join our established team in Basingstoke.
You will be working alongside our UK-wide team of around 40 landscape architects and arboriculturists, working as part of a broad multi-disciplinary practice including planning, the full range of environmental disciplines and engineering.
Within the role you will be responsible for project management, report writing, design and construction detail drawing production, landscape contract administration as well as client liaison, assisting more junior staff and working to budgets and programmes.
The team are currently working on a variety of projects including;
- River corridor landscape management
- Motorway and other major road route upgrades
- Landscape and visual impact assessment of major mixed-use redevelopments, major residential schemes and power projects
- Townscape and visual impact assessment of tall buildings and major infrastructure projects in London
- Heritage and character assessments for Neighbourhood Plans
- Regeneration of historic parks
- Green Infrastructure strategy for new settlement
Applicants should ideally have good all round landscape experience to enable them to work on a variety of projects including design and implementation, landscape management, landscape and visual impact assessment (LVIA), townscape and visual impact assessment (TVIA) and studies such as green infrastructure (GI), Green Belt, and character assessments.
To be successful in this role we're looking for candidates with the following:
BA or BSc in landscape architecture, landscape management, or a related subject.
Previous experience in a similar role gained from either the public sector or private practice.
Fully proficient with industry standard software, including AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Cloud.
Good understanding of the English planning system.
Excellent report writing skills.
Full driving licence.
• BA or BSc in landscape architecture, landscape management, or a related subject.
• Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute (CMLI) or working towards chartership on the P2C route.
• Masters in landscape or environment related subject.
• Working knowledge of GIS.
• Working knowledge of Revit and Rhino.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.