Senior Landscape Architect / Project Manager

David Evans & Associates   •  

Ontario, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 178 days ago

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DEA’s Ontario, CA office is seeking an exceptionally talented and experienced Senior Landscape Architect/Project Manager responsible for providing project leadership and management, project design and coordination, client & business development, and coordination of both project pursuits and project team efforts in response to client expectations. 

General and specific responsibilities for this role will be, but not limited to, the following:

  • Design of Landscape Architecture Projects
    • Concept, Schematic, Design Development, and Final Construction Drawings
    • Strong Knowledge of Construction Detailing, ADA Accessibility, Planting and Irrigation Design
    • Plan Set Preparation
    • Technical Report Preparation
    • Specification Writing
    • Construction Cost Estimates
    • Local CA Agency Permitting
  • Landscape ArchitectureProject Management
    • Project Staff Management, Supervision and Oversight
    • Preparation and Monitoring of Budgets and Schedules
    • Quality Assurance and Quality Control
    • Maintaining Positive Client and Staff Relationships
  • Recognized Landscape Architecture Design Leadership and Strong Design capability
  • Business Development
    • Demonstrated Ability to Develop and Maintain Client Relationships within Markets and Regions We Operate (Public and Private Land Development and also preferrably Transportation)
  • Team Player with Positive Attitude
    • Willingness to Give and Receive Supervisory and Design Feedback
    • Mentor Junior Staff Regarding Client Relationships and Project Management
    • Work Effectively with Allied Professionals in a Multi-Discipline Engineering Environment

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ Years Design and Management Experience, with emphasis on private and public projects
  • Positive Track Record in Southern California and the Greater Los Angeles area
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture
  • Registered Landscape Architect in California
  • Current experience with AutoCAD / Microstation (a plus)


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Vacation/Sick/Holiday Pay
  • 401k and Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
  • Flexible 9/80 (every other Friday off) work schedule

Land Development at DEA:

Dave Evans built a successful professional services consulting firm based on his skill in designing residential communities. Since 1976, DEA has been recognized for preparing innovative designs that balance growth with environmental sensitivity. Today, our land development experts not only thoughtfully design residential communities, we find workable, creative solutions for complex land development projects, including industrial and transit-oriented development; commercial, retail, and entertainment projects; parks and recreation facilities; streetscapes; and master planned communities. These projects speak to DEA’s core purpose of improving the quality of life while demonstrating stewardship of the built and natural environments.

DEA Inc. is proud to be an AA/EEO employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to characteristics protected by applicable local, state or federal law, such as race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information or sexual orientation.