Peter O' Brien and Sons Landscaping Ltd

Established: 1963

Employees: 100 approx.

Description: We are constantly building our experience and reputation and put a lot of energy into keeping up to date with new technology and equipment. As the industry becomes more demanding and extensive we are always looking at ways of diversifying our skills and thus offering the client a better service.


25 Feb, 2019
"With over 20 years experience in amenity production, landscape architecture, design and build, journalism and education i thought i had a pretty indepth knowledge of the sector. That was until i joined the O'Brien's team and my real learning started," Barry Lupton MSc Bsc (Lead Designer and Business Development Manager) " The expert team we've built at O'Brien's in unrivaled in Ireland. We cover every aspect of landscape consultation, design, specification, quantification, pricing, installation and maintenance and we do it at a world class level," Barry Evans (Project and Systems Manager)  The position Landscape design and pricing assistant  What you'll do Aiding with the production of drawings, specifications, pricing documents and related materials. Projects vary in scale to one off bespoke houses to residential schemes, masterplans, urban and commercial developments and everything in between. What you need You need to be sharp on CAD and Excel and to have excellent numerical and communication skills . You'll need to be able to learn quickly, work as part of the team but also self directed. The ideal candidate  You'll have a professional qualification in Landscape design/Architecture or engineering and have gained some previous experience in this or a related field.. You'll be interested in all aspects of the design to maintain process. You'll be detail orientated. You'll have genuine interest in problem solving and computation. A typical day On a typical day you might find yourself draughting up a landscape proposal for an urban development, working through a landscape pricing document, assembling a landscape quotation, logging queries, sourcing products and pricing, working with various team members on different projects. This is an office based position, with some opportunity for site visit work depending on demand.  The long term  We have employees working with us for more than 40 years. We nurture, support, train and advance the right people. If you are switched on, motivated, career focused, hard working and technically skilled, then this is the opportunity you've been waiting for.  Salary  Negotiated based on experience 
Peter O' Brien and Sons Landscaping Ltd Feltrim Road, Drinan, Swords, County Dublin, Ireland Full time