ESP is seeking a motivated Landscape Architect – Team Leader/Manager to join our Land Planning and Landscape Architectural Team in the Cornelius, NC market. This individual will work collectively with our Practice Manager to create a vision for growth as they each contribute to the development of the Planning/Landscape Architecture and Civil Engineering disciplines which will team in our Cornelius Office. The successful candidate will be given a great deal of autonomy to lead, manage, and grow a design team involved with the preparation of site plans, rezoning plans, illustrative materials, rendered graphics, landscape planting plans, construction plan documents and related technical drawings. The team leader/manager will work closely with the Department Manager on developing proposals and contracts, establishing budgets, project billing, ensuring quality and timeliness of deliverables, and supervising the execution of work to exceed client expectations. The ability to manage deadlines and insure compliance with the local, state and federal requirements is a must for this role.

The ideal candidate will possess creativity and be self-motivated, and have a minimum of 5 years of experience working as a professional Landscape Architect/Designer in a land development office setting. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited Landscape Architectural program is required and professional registration is preferred. Experience with AutoCAD, developing and designing construction details, formalized QA/QC programs and demonstrated graphic skills are strongly preferred.

Corporate Information:
ESP is a multi-discipline engineering design and consulting firm providing our clients with civil engineering, surveying, planning/landscape architecture, geosciences, environmental, subsurface utility engineering, and construction engineering inspection.

ESP is honored to maintain over 30-year relationships with both public and private clients throughout the Southeast. ESP is a 2018 ENR Top 500 Design Firm ranked #29 in the Southeast, and a Zweig Group 2017 Hot Firm recognized among the 100 fastest-growing A/E consulting firms in the U.S. and Canada.

ESP offers an excellent employee benefits package including:
-Health and Dental Insurance
-PTO (Paid Time Off) & Holidays
-Life Insurance
-Flexible Benefits Plan
-Short-Term Disability Insurance
-Long-Term Disability Insurance
-401(k) Plan