Scenic Hudson, the leading environmental organization and land trust in New York’s Hudson River Valley, seeks a Planning and Design Associate.
The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic team member with strong technical graphic skills; strong communication and organizational skills; and a background in landscape design and/or urban and regional planning. They will work in a collaborative team environment of landscape architecture, urban design and planning to support and develop projects involving community outreach, urban and regional planning, park planning and construction.
Candidate will have a bachelor’s degree (master’s degree preferred) in landscape architecture, urban design or planning, with one to two years of related experience. Must have strong hand graphic and design skills, and be proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite and SketchUp. GIS skills a plus. The position requires strong organizational, verbal and writing skills (with proficiency in Microsoft Office), as well as great attention to detail and problem-solving ability in a highly collaborative, team-based environment. See full job description under “Jobs” at www.scenichudson.org.
Compensation is commensurate with experience, with a competitive benefits package. Applicants should send cover letter, resume, PDF portfolio with at least five samples of relevant work (no more than 10 pages) and writing sample to: email@example.com.
Scenic Hudson affords all qualified applicants equal employment opportunity without discrimination because of race, religion/creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, victims of domestic violence status or marital status.