Athletic Field Designer

The LA Group Landscape Architecture and Engineering is seeking qualified candidates to fill full-time landscape architecture positions in our Saratoga Springs and Ithaca offices. These positions will support the firm’s landscape architecture services within its various market areas. Candidates should be well organized and self-motivated to work effectively, both independently and in a team-based environment.

The LA Group, recognized as a “Best Places to Work” and “Top Workplaces” is an award-winning, team-oriented multi-disciplinary design firm with a strong national presence. Join our team and work for some of the best clients in the country. The LA Group is looking for landscape architects passionate about the environment and creating sustainable places to live, work, and play. The firm’s home office is located in the City of Saratoga Springs, NY.


A Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering, or related field.

Experience Requirements

  • 3-5 years of professional experience that includes athletic field design.
  • Ability to work in a studio environment.
  • Ability to coordinate with a multi-disciplinary design team, including day to day communication.
  • Strong design, graphics, communication, and technical skills.
  • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD (2018 or later), SketchUp, Adobe Photoshop, and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Working knowledge of software applications such as Civil 3D, 3dMax, and Adobe Illustrator desired.
  • Experience with athletic field projects from concept design through construction.
  • Experience with stormwater modeling and preparation of Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs) desired.
  • Proof of US citizenship or permanent resident status.


Salary commensurate with experience, but a salary range of $65,000-80,000 is anticipated based on an individual’s education, credentials, skill level and relevant experience, as well as internal pay equity, geographic location, and business needs. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated athletic field designer interested in an increased level of responsibility and high growth potential.

The LA Group is an EOE/M/F/D/V. The firm offers a competitive salary, pleasant work environment, along with a 401k and profit- sharing plan, health, dental, life and long-term disability, and many other benefits.

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, and portfolio to:

The LA Group Landscape Architecture and Engineering, P.C.
40 Long Alley
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Or via email to

Congress Park, Saratoga Springs, NY