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Job Details

Architect, Landscape


Greentree Ourdoor Living

Date Posted

December 29, 2021


English or French
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $32.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 23, 2022
Job Requirements


Greentree Ourdoor Living


English or French


Bachelor's degree

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Membership in a provincial association of landscape architects


2 years to less than 3 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • AutoCAD
  • 3D graphic software
  • SketchUp
  • Computer-aided design (CAD)

Work Setting

  • Landscape contractor
  • Landscape consulting firm

Type of Related Experience

  • Nursery work
  • Landscape construction
  • Landscape maintenance
  • Environmental studies
  • Architecture
  • Horticulture and/or gardening

Specific Skills

  • Survey and assess designated sites
  • Develop designs taking into consideration landscape features, buildings, climate, future usage and other aspects
  • Confer with clients to determine design needs
  • Conduct community and neighbourhood physical planning studies, participate in multidisciplinary urban design studies and prepare design guidelines
  • Prepare or oversee the preparation of detailed drawings of sites
  • Estimate costs, prepare specifications and evaluate tenders for landscape construction projects

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Confidential security clearance
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Internet access
  • Cellular phone

Work Site Environment


Work Samples

  • Design sample
  • Example of completed work

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload

Landscaping Experience

  • Streetscape
  • Residential
  • Industrial
  • Business
  • Restoration and/or preservation

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

Workplace information

On the road job

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Feb 23, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Architect, Landscape is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Landscape Architects

Interest in synthesizing information to conduct environmental design studies including environmental assessment, planning and the preservation and re-creation of historical sites


Interest in precision working to prepare detailed drawings for sites, site plans, sketches and models for clients' approval, and to participate in multidisciplinary urban design studies


Interest in supervising and overseeing the preparation of detailed drawings, site plans, reports, sketches, models, photographs, maps, land use studies and design plans; may manage and supervise landscape construction work

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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