Landscape Design Assistant

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Start Date: Immediate  Compensation: $25-30 an hour

Part time Landscape Landscape Design Assistant sought to work 1-2 days (8-16 hours) a week under the direction of Lead Designer. The ideal applicant is able to work quickly and efficiently in AutoCAD, Adobe Suite (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator) & Sketch Up. The Assistant has the option to work remotely or in our office (or a combination of both). Some field work is required to take site measurements. We are a small company so there will be opportunities to give input/contribute to the designs.


  • Measure sites and create base plans in AutoCAD
  • Work with Landscape Designer to create diagrammatic and illustrative drawings explaining designs
  • Edit Photoshop, InDesign and Sketch up files
  • Lay out presentations in InDesign
  • Create Mood Boards


  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe suite, and Sketch Up required
  • Paid work as a designer or drafter for landscape design/architecture firm or related firm strongly preferred (internships are acceptable)
  • Excellent references
  • BSLA, MLA or certificate in landscape design preferred (current students considered)
  • Dependable, organized, with an excellent work ethic
  • Ability to work quickly

Additional Information

Benefits: Health Insurance provided for all staff working at least 30 hours a week. Professional development allowance after 1 year
To Apply: Please email portfolio, résumé and cover letter to with Landscape Design Assistant in the subject line

Contact Information

Blue Dahlia Landscape Design + Horticulture
Phone: No Phone Calls Please
Website: Apply Online