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Assistant Landscape Architect

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
19/05/2021 23:59
Grade 6 (scp 22 - 25) £27,041 - £29,577
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Architects / Surveyors / Engineers
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Employment Location:
Civic Centre and agile working
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Job details 

Closing date:
19 May

Further information

The Landscape Design Services Team within the Capital Projects Team in the Infrastructure, Planning and Transportation Directorate is seeking an Assistant Landscape Architect to work on the design and delivery of the Council’s capital programme. Current workload includes city centre and sea front public realm projects, new schools and play areas, master-planning work and development control.

You will join a progressive, friendly team that has gained recognition for its design skills through several award-winning projects. The team has an extensive range of exciting projects and the successful applicant will be allocated their own projects to deliver with appropriate supervision. Mentoring will be offered for those who are seeking to progress towards Chartership with the Landscape Institute.

The team works closely with colleagues in Development Management, Regeneration, Urban Design, Civil and Highways Engineering and Ecology. Later this year staff will be moving into new city centre offices as part of the extensive Riverside Sunderland regeneration programme.

Candidates will need to demonstrate, design flair, good AutoCAD and graphic skills and familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite.

You will have a degree/post graduate qualification in landscape architecture and relevant experience in a professional environment.

Candidates should also be able to demonstrate initiative, customer care and good written and oral communication skills.

Informal enquiries by email initially to andrew.scambler@sunderland.gov.uk.

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact Operational HR Services. Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk

Please note that CVs are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

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