Principal Landscape Architect – Melbourne

Emerge Associates is an established landscape architecture and environmental consulting practice, with offices in Melbourne, Perth, Margaret River and Brisbane. We are committed to interdisciplinary collaboration and creative thinking in landscape design and environmental services, to deliver sustainable outcomes, great places and thriving communities.

Our Melbourne office is looking for a high-performing individual who is creative, collaborative and passionate about design and landscape solutions. You will possess a strong contact network in Melbourne and Victoria and be keen to play an influential role in the management and delivery of projects and the operation and expansion of the Melbourne office.

Stand out applicants will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Degree qualification(s) in Landscape Architecture.
  • 10 + years’ design experience, including 4+ years in a leadership role.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing landscape projects of a range of scales from master planning/concept design, contract documentation and contract administration.
  • Excellent understanding of landscape construction techniques.
  • Knowledge of local design issues and standards in Victoria.
  • Ability to work well in a multidisciplinary team and manage multiple projects, tasks and stakeholders.
  • Strength in documentation with strong graphical and written components.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop), AutoCAD and Microsoft Office.
  • 3D knowledge highly desirable (Sketchup or similar).
  • Willingness to mentor and supervise junior staff.
  • Passion for your work and enthusiasm to motivate others.

If this sounds like you and you have an interest in working with Emerge Associates, we would love to talk to you about what we can offer you, including:

  • A dynamic and collaborative working environment
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • A new office space in the heart of Melbourne CBD
  • Professional development
  • Internal learnings and interrelationships with cutting edge environmental consultants
  • Competitive salary

To apply, please click the ‘apply’ button and attach a copy of your CV with a covering letter and brief portfolio of your work OR email (10MB limit).

Please note that Australian Working Rights, a current valid driver’s licence and up to date Covid-19 vaccination status are essential for all applicants.