Designer, Level II (Connecticut)

Alta Planning + Design is looking to hire two (2) entry level Designers to work in its Connecticut office. This is a unique opportunity for a ‘new’ professional in the field of Landscape Architecture to work on high-profile active transportation projects in the Northeast region, including New York City.

As a Designer II you’ll contribute to the production of high-quality reports and analyses, assist with public outreach efforts and work alongside project managers and other key staff in the development of project deliverables. You will also be an integral part of the growth of Alta in this region.

We’re seeking a professional who has an interest in the field of active transportation, a general understanding of design principals and demonstrates proficiency in CAD. You have at least a Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture or related field and have one (1) or more years of related experience. In addition you are able to work independently with little supervision and are able to manage competing priorities and multiple simultaneous projects. The ideal candidate will reside in Southern Connecticut and will be willing to travel to New York City to conduct field work.

Alta Planning + Design offers competitive salaries, great benefits including wellness and bike benefits, 21 days of paid time off to start, 10 paid holidays and a five year travel award, flexible work schedules, work-life balance, advancement opportunities and welcoming – and fun – work environments for our employees. Alta employees “walk the talk” and are passionate about creating livable and healthy communities.

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