25 Feb, 2019

Landscape Design and Pricing Assistant

  • Peter O' Brien and Sons Landscaping Ltd
  • Feltrim Road, Drinan, Swords, County Dublin, Ireland
Full time Administration Design Horticulture Landscaping

Job Description

"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 

Job Benefits

  • You'll get the experience every designer wants
  • You'll work with the best
  • You'll work on the most high profile schemes in the country
  • You'll see projects through from conception to maintenance
  • You'll be supported, trained and nurtured

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