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Landscape Architect

Location
Surrey, BC
Details
Full Time
3 days ago
Overview

As one of the fastest growing cities in Canada, City of Surrey is a globally recognized leader in building vibrant, sustainable communities through technology and innovation. City of Surrey employees are talented innovators, inspired by meaningful work and the opportunity to drive our city-and their careers-forward. Build a City. Build a Future at the City of Surrey.

Employment Status

Union - CUPE Local 402 - Regular Full-Time

Scope

Reporting to the Trees and Landscape Manager in Planning and Development, this highly complex professional and technical position requires considerable expertise to review land development applications and reports while ensuring compliance with bylaws, regulations, and policies. The Landscape Architect will be part of a team of that establishes and implements realistic objectives and standards related to urban forestry and the environment.

Responsibilities

    • You will bring your expertise of landscape design and construction and arboriculture to review development applications, technical reports, and drawings • You have excellent stakeholder engagement skills and will liaise with other departments, consultants, and developers • Your leadership and organizational skills will be used as you create standard operating procedures and implement processes to create consistency in development application and building permit application reviews • Perform other duties as required


Qualifications

As our successful candidate, you have excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills, and lastly be able to meet the minimum requirements for this position:
    • A Degree in Landscape Architecture or related field. • ISA Certified Arborist • ISA Qualified Tree Risk Assessor • Five years of experience including experience in a Planning environment. An equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered. • Registered or eligible for registration with the British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects (BCSLA). • Valid BC Driver's License


Conditions of Employment

Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.

Closing Date

This job will be posted until December 5, 2022.

Our Values

Integrity - Service - Teamwork - Innovation - Community

Category
Engineering