Landscape Architect/Project Manager

Landscape Architect/Project Manager

Career Area: Landscape Architecture / Planning

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions is currently seeking a Project Manager for landscape architecture projects in the Site Solutions business unit in our Atlanta, GA location. This person will have a minimum of 12 years of experience within a Landscape Architecture focused practice and will be looking for challenges that include contributing to a creative and thoughtful design process from concept to build, and an innovative design culture, client relations and development, personnel development and an opportunity for staff mentoring.

Responsibilities include:
  • Business development and project management including developing scope of work proposals, providing project design, negotiating contracts, and attending meetings during all phases of the project.
  • This individual will be responsible for collaboration with a team of landscape architects and coordination with other disciplines from both within and outside of our firm on project design on a wide range of landscape architecture centric projects.
  • Develops contracts including subcontracts to comply with Barge terms.
  • Prepares comprehensive Project Management Plans and tracks project budgets, contracts, billing, and schedules.
  • Ensures internal Quality Program implementation and execution.
  • Reviews project reports and findings. Makes modifications to project as needed.
  • Provides technical guidance, and resolves project problems, challenges, and obstacles.
  • Acts as primary agent between client and project team developing the project scope and proposals, coordinating events, leading client meetings & internal project meetings, and delivery of final project to client.
  • On occasion may function as a technical lead on projects.
  • Meets profitability goals in support of Barge's business and strategic plan.
  • Mentors others and builds employee capabilities.
  • Develops and maintains positive relationships with clients, customers, officials, contractors, and others.
  • Sets and example of our core values in daily actions and promotes a positive workplace culture.
  • Performs other duties as requested.

Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's or Graduate degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited program
  • Minimum of 12 years' experience within a Landscape Architecture focused practice as a Project Manager
  • Professional registration within current state of residency and ability for reciprocity in new resident state within six months of hire.
  • Strong design and technical credibility
  • Strong teambuilding and collaboration skills
  • Excellent oral, written and graphical communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage concurrent projects and deadlines

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 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on 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