Landscape Architect

The LA Group Landscape Architecture and Engineering is seeking qualified candidates to fill a full- time position of Landscape Architect in our Saratoga Springs or our Ithaca Office. Candidates should have 5 years of professional experience to join our group. This position will support all key areas of our firm’s landscape architecture services for various municipal and private development projects including site design and stormwater management. Candidates should be well organized and self-motivated to work effectively, both independently and in a team-based environment. Design and graphic skills are required.


A Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture, or related field. The preferred candidate should be registered/licensed in the State of NY or be able to seek reciprocal registration from another state.

Job Duties and Requirements:

Ability to Work in a studio environment.
Coordination with a multi-disciplinary design team (design consultants, contractors, and subcontractors), including day to day communication.
Strong communication and technical skills.
Strong knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3d (2016 or later).
Working knowledge of such software applications as SketchUp Photoshop, 3D max, Adobe Illustrator and Microsoft suite.
Work on landscape architecture projects from concept design through construction.

Work on submittal reviews.

Review of project documents to ensure compliance with the firm’s standards, best practices, and quality expectations.

The preferred candidate in addition to meeting the education requirements should be registered/licensed in the State of NY or be able to seek reciprocal registration from another state.

Experience with stormwater modeling and preparation of Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs).

Proof of US citizenship or permanent resident status.


Salary commensurate with experience. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated landscape architect or 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 that are not offered by other employers.

The LA Group is always looking to welcome talented individuals. Qualified landscape architects, landscape designers, site civil engineers, and environmental and GIS specialists please submit a letter of interest, resume, and portfolio, if applicable, 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


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