Overview

Optimised Environments Limited (OPEN) is an award-winning design and landscape planning practice with offices in Edinburgh, Manchester and London.  We have a staff of around 55 people with a strong track record for staff retention.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Landscape Architect/Landscape Planner to join OPEN’s team specialising in landscape and visual assessment (LVIA) and landscape planning project work.  They should be chartered or working towards chartership, for which we offer support and mentoring.  The OPEN team is involved in a diverse range of significant development and renewable energy projects throughout the UK and the Republic of Ireland.  This includes large-scale, mixed-use and urban re-development projects as well as onshore and offshore wind farms.

The focus of this position is primarily on LVIA related work and we would consider applications from candidates with experience in this field for a senior position with a project management role, as well as applications for a graduate or landscape architect level position with enthusiasm to develop a career in LVIA, for which we are able offer on the job training and mentoring by experienced staff should this be required.

Our specialist team is based in Edinburgh but with more of our work located in England and Wales we are able to offer this position to be based in either our Edinburgh or Manchester offices.  We would be willing to consider a variety of different working practices depending on your capability and location and can be flexible in this regard. Our salaries and benefits packages are competitive and would be commensurate with your experience.

You must have good English language, report writing skills, be eligible to live and work in the UK and have a driving licence.

OPEN has recently become part of the UK owned SLR Group, which provides a host of opportunities for career development and potential for work across a wide range of sectors and countries.

If you are interested, please send your CV to Info@op-en.co.uk

Tagged as: assessment, landscape, planning

To apply for this job email your details to Info@op-en.co.uk.