Landscape Architect

  • Job Reference: 1108657146-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2023
  • Recruiter: RGS Associates
  • Location: York, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application

Job Description

Landscape Architect (0-5 Years Experience)

Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity in a professional atmosphere with great energy, incredible talent and exciting potential? At RGS Associates, we go beyond providing industry-leading land development consulting services to our clients. By employing the collective talents, creativity and passion of our landscape architects and civil engineers we create great places where people live, work and play. We are committed to a culture that inspires, motivates and fosters personal development, enabling everyone to reach their full potential for career and personal success.

The RGS Landscape Architect is responsible for planning and designing a wide range of outdoor spaces and site development plans. They combine artistic and technical skills to ensure aesthetically pleasing and functional design solutions. Projects range from small scale gardens to large scale land planning designs in both urban and rural settings. Responsibilities include development of conceptual designs, using CAD software to draw plans, development of site grading solutions, construction detailing, planting designs, construction administration and observation, and report writing.


  • Research, review, and interpret local Zoning, Subdivision & Land Development ordinances
  • Perform site layout, grading, and road design within AutoCAD C3D (or the ability to oversee this aspect with a drafter/designer)
  • Understanding of utility layout, profiling, and detailing for gravity sanitary sewer and water systems
  • Prepare planting plans
  • Prepare compelling presentation graphics/ renderings
  • Prepare lighting design
  • Understanding of stormwater conveyance design and detailing
  • Understanding of erosion and sediment control facility design and detailing
  • Prepare opinions of probable cost
  • Provide construction phase services including oversight during construction of site related features and planting plans, shop drawing review, RFI responses, CSK preparation, etc.