Design Assistant

Website Patricia Benner Landscape Design

Nationally published high end residential Landscape Design

Design Assistant

Position Overview:

Benner Landscape Design (BLD) is seeking a talented self-starter for an entry level Design Assistant position in their LA office.  Benner Landscape Design is a boutique landscape architecture studio focused on residential design with offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco.  BLD’s designs combine classic proportions and contemporary California considerations to create spaces for true indoor/outdoor living.  BLD manages all phases of their landscape projects from concept design to construction documentation and construction administration.  BLD has projects in Los Angeles, Santa Barbara County, and the San Francisco Bay Area.  Their work has been published in Architectural Digest, Veranda, Luxe, The Wall Street Journal, and California Homes, among others.    BLD prides itself on maintaining a collaborative and productive work environment where every employee is a vital member of the team and work/life balance is encouraged.

Skill Requirements:

Work directly under owner Patricia Benner and Project Managers to support in producing schematic design presentations, design development 2D and 3D graphics, AutoCAD drafting of layout plans and details, construction documentation, and material palette research.
An understanding of the basic principles of landscape architecture, including site design, grading and drainage, California plant material, and construction drawings.
Proficient in AutoCAD.  Experience with LandFX for planting and hardscape plans desired
Strong graphic skills and 3D modeling abilities desired
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, primarily InDesign and Photoshop
Education Requirements:

A Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture or Architecture
This is an entry-level to three years of experience position, with opportunity for growth

·         Competitive salary commensurate with experience

·         Paid Vacation Time

To Apply:

Please email resume and portfolio/samples of work in PDF format to  Please include “Design Assistant” in subject line.

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