Landscape Designer

Website Design Focus

Design Focus International is an award winning and environmentally focused design-build firm that creates lasting, quality landscapes for large-scale commercial and residential projects. We are a family owned firm with an office located in a beautiful garden setting, located in the Santa Cruz Mountains.

We have a full-time position open to join our team of landscape architects and design professionals. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of working experience in a landscape architecture firm and possess the ability to work independently and efficiently on multiple projects simultaneously. We are looking for an enthusiastic and driven landscape designer with great communication and organizational skills.

Description of duties include, but are not limited to: preparing plans and documents from schematic phases through construction administration, performing takeoffs for cost estimates and bid packages, measuring sites, supporting design-build projects, and assisting in general office and in-the-field needs. Project coordination for multi-disciplinary projects is a large part of the job description, so CAD file management and file sharing skills are essential for the position.

Candidates must possess the following to be considered:

– Bachelors/master’s degree in Landscape Architecture
– Great communication and organization skills
– Ability to multitask and work on multiple projects simultaneously
– Ability to meet deadlines
– Strong CAD experience with a proficiency in managing large drawings with multiple reference files
– Experience with Adobe Creative Suite programs
– Experience with SketchUp is a plus

For more information about Design Focus and the work we do, please visit our website at, and our current profile on Houzz,

TO APPLY, please send cover letter, resume and 5-8 examples of your work in one PDF document less than 8MB in size (at least 3 examples must display CAD capabilities) to  Please do not call to respond.

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