Associate/ Associate Director/ Director, Landscape, Chengdu - Military veterans preferred

2020-06-07
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chengdu
China

China - , Chengdu

Job Summary

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM had revenue of $20.2 billion during fiscal year 2018. See how we deliver what others can only imagine at aecom.com.

Our professionals specialize in design, master planning, environmental and ecological planning, strategic planning and economic development. We create implementable solutions that promote sustainable land use and enhance quality of life.

Responsibilities:

  • Work, inspire and manage a diverse team of landscape design professionals from around the world.

  • Lead design in a holistic process oriented approach based on a contemporary innovative methodology from the vision to built works.

  • Lead design and direct a diverse practice and project typology from multi-disciplinary projects articulating complex urban, ecological and social issues to innovative site specific landscape works.

  • Independently evaluate, select, and apply standard landscape architecture techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications on projects.

  • Lead medium to large sized projects: responsible for financial management of the project, ensuring key deadlines are met and that the project stays on schedule and staff are working together effectively.

  • Manage the presentation and report development for clients.

  • Play a key role in client management and client satisfaction.

Minimum Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture or related field required; Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture preferred.

  • 12+ years’ landscape design working experience; 5+ years as a team leader.

  • Ability to lead and manage a team of junior to mid level designers.

  • Excellent coordination skills and the ability to manage multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills essential.

  • Experience of landscape design works for large-scale and high profile open-space, park, mixed-use and commercial projects.

  • Good writing and oral communication skills in English and Mandarin.

Location: Chengdu

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information on AECOM, please visit our website at www.aecom.com .

Preferred Qualifications

See above

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country China

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 230217BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.