Landscape Architect Duties
Performs professional landscape architectural work in planning
and designing landscape features.
This individual designs and executes working drawings for
several projects and coordinates the work of subordinate
technical personnel engaged in the preparation of various
landscape architectural drawings and plans. Individual
coordinates work with on-campus horticultural personnel as
Work is performed under general direction of an administrative
superior and work is reviewed through periodic conferences,
planning meetings, and reports submitted.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Supervises or participates in the preparation of schematic,
preliminary, and final drawings for remodeling projects.
Prepares and reviews site plans for university properties.
Prepares cost estimates and specifications.
Prepares topographic surveys.
Prepares and maintains base maps, utility maps, and aerial
Coordinates master plans for the development of campus areas.
Provides consultative services to architects and engineers
employed on contract by the university.
Performs on site inspections of construction projects.
Maintains liaison with the Office of Campus Planning.
Performs related duties as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from an accredited college or university with major
course work in landscape architecture; possession of a license
to practice as an architect in the State of Georgia and
considerable experience related to this class of work; or any
equivalent combination of training and experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Thorough knowledge of the theories, principles, and practices of
landscape architecture, including knowledge of plant materials
and planting design.
Considerable knowledge of the principles and methods of
Ability to develop and maintain effective work relationships.
Ability to plan, coordinate, and supervise the work of others.
Considerable skill in the preparation of maps, plans, and
Knowledge of ornamental plant growth habits, culture and