Entry Level Landscape Architect

Entry Level Landscape Architect

Career Area: Landscape Architecture / Planning

What We're Looking For:
Are you a design enthusiast with a passion for shaping the world around you? Barge invites you to kickstart your career with us as an Entry-Level Landscape Architect in our Landscape Architecture and Planning (LA/P) group. If you're ready to dive into innovative projects and be part of a dynamic team, keep reading!

Your Role: As an Entry-Level Landscape Architect, you'll be:
  • Passionate Collaborator: Share your enthusiasm for Landscape Architecture in our creative, multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Hands-On Creator: Assist in project tasks, from research to producing plans and specifications for layout, planting, and design details.
  • Innovative Thinker: Participate in critical thinking exercises during the kick-off and schematic phases of design analysis and fabrication.
  • Creative Contributor: Contribute to the preparation and modification of graphics, reports, exhibits, and cost estimates for conceptual designs and master plans.
  • Team Player: Provide support to the landscape architecture and planning production team, learning and growing with every project.


Education & Experience Qualifications:
What We're Looking For: We're not just looking for a resume; we're looking for a fresh perspective and a hunger to learn.
  • If you're: A Student Trailblazer: May 2024 grads are welcome to apply!
  • Self-Motivated Explorer: Eager to learn, grow, and pursue a career in landscape architecture, including licensure.
  • Design Dynamo: Strong graphic, design, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Tech-Savvy Explorer: Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Microsoft Office Suite. Bonus points for familiarity with Lumion, LandFX, and Civil3D.
  • Passionate Pioneer: Strong work ethic and a burning passion for the profession.
  • Collaborative Spirit: Ability to work harmoniously with other design disciplines in a collaborative environment.


Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 550+ people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s Top 500 Design Firms and Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled