RPS Consulting Engineers (Northern Division)

Assistant Landscape Architect

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £25000 - 30000

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1371840

 Job Description

This Asst. Landscape Architect role involves the design of schemes from conceptual stage to implementation. Supporting Senior Landscape Architects on design and business development and also work independently. Projects include small scale housing developments up to town centre public realm schemes.

Assistant Landscape Architect


Up to £29,000 + Excellent Benefits Package

Are you a Landscape Architect who enjoys being part of a collaborative and creative multidiscipline team providing the best solutions for our clients..? Do you want support with the Pathway to Chartership..? Would you like to develop your professional skills and technical ability in a friendly working environment..? Do you want to join an experienced team of Landscape Architects, Ecologists, Town Planners and Engineers working on a wide range of projects including town centre public realm schemes..? If so, we have the perfect role for you!

About the Role

We are expanding and seeking an Assistant Landscape Architect to join our dynamic team in Belfast. This role involves the design of schemes from conceptual stage through to implementation. Whilst supporting Senior Landscape Architects on the design side and with business development work, the role will also require you to work independently. You will liaise with other members of the RPS Planning & Environmental Team to deliver an effective service to our clients across a wide range of projects from small scale housing developments up to town centre public realm schemes. Based in Belfast there may be some travel throughout the UK and Ireland. This role will provide wide ranging experience and mentoring, as well as support with the Pathway to Chartership.

About You

Ideally you will have a BA (Hons) or MA in Landscape Design (Part III) or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a landscape architecture team doing the design and drawing for both soft and hard landscape projects. A team player with good design and presentation skills you will enjoy being involved in design schemes from concept through to implementation, as well as master planning and landscape and visual assessments. You should possess plenty of initiative and be able to communicate effectively within a team and with clients. Excellent reporting skills and good attention to detail are essential. You will need a driving licence and enjoy working within a sometimes pressured and challenging but ultimately rewarding environment. Experience using AutoCAD as part of a design team is also required.

About Us

RPS Group Plc is a multinational energy resources and environmental consultancy company. In this constantly changing world, organisations everywhere face challenges and complex issues that need to be overcome. RPS are dedicated to providing clients with solutions, practical advice and value added support services tailored to their needs.

Our Northern Ireland Office, situated in Belfast, employs over 200 staff and has been providing services to the UK and ROI for the past 70 years. We offer a wide range of opportunities, in a dynamic work place, where achievements are rewarded and progress encouraged. As one of Ireland’s leading multidisciplinary consultancies, we are working on many high profile Planning, Engineering, Water, Waste, Transport, Project Management and Environment projects and require innovative and motivated staff.

With an enviable client list and the scale and diversity of projects that only a multi-disciplinary consultancy can offer, we can provide unparalleled opportunities to showcase your talents and truly develop your career.

If you think you have what it takes then please forward your CV to Rachel Evans, Recruitment Manager, and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch as soon as possible.

RPS is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Applications received through Recruitment Agencies will not be considered.