Our client is one of the UK's leading environmental consultancies, specialising in landscape architecture, planning, ecology and management, dedicated to conserving, protecting and enhancing the environment. Their clients include a broad spectrum of private companies, as well as government and government agencies, and they also have a strong presence in the field of renewable energy.
They are currently looking for Landscape Planners to join their small, integrated and friendly team based in London.
You will be working on a diverse portfolio of projects including:
-Landscape and visual impact assessment (LVIA).
-Strategic studies such as landscape and seascape character assessments and sensitivity studies.
-Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and planning.
You will be expected to participate in all aspects of work, including assisting with generation of new business, writing proposals, project management and providing support to senior staff on large and complex projects. The exact nature of responsibility will depend on the level at which the appointment is made.
The ideal candidates will be qualifiedLandscape Planners with experience of undertaking landscape and visual impact assessment for renewable energy projects, and ideally also for electricity transmission infrastructure, as well as experience in landscape character assessment. Experience will preferably have been gained in private consultancy. Candidates should have a degree and/or a post graduate qualification in a landscape discipline, be CMLI or working towards Chartered status.
A driving licence is required, as are good map reading skills, as a lot of the projects are field based. You must have excellent communication skills, and be able to plan and structure reports well and convey information in a clear and concise manner.
You must be versatile and willing to work on a whole range of projects, including tasks relating to planning and research, and landscape design and implementation. An aptitude for research and problem solving, as well as high professional standards is required.
A knowledge of/interest in relevant software packages including GIS, ReSoft, Autocad, Adobe CS (Photoshop and InDesign), 3D modelling, SketchUp will be helpful.
In return, the company is offering a competitive salary to the right candidates.
Our Client is an award winning consultancy with specialisms in landscape architecture, urban design, environmental planning, and renewable energy. They have an impressive portfolio of global, national and regional projects at all stages of the planning, design and construction process including development promotion, masterplanning, public realm design, rural and green infrastructure planning and design.
They are currently seeking a talented Landscape Architect/Landscape Planner with at least 3 years post-graduation experience to join their team in Cambridgeshire on a full time basis.
The post is to support their development promotion and infrastructure projects with landscape and visual impact assessments (LVIAs) and other work primarily on energy projects, major commercial developments and mixed use masterplans.
The successful candidate should have a keen interest and ability in written work, assessment and have a rigorous approach to your work with the ability to question, investigate and analyse. An enthusiasm for learning and healthy balance of self-confidence, team-mindedness and independence are key and working under the guidance of Senior staff is of the utmost importance.
The practice offers great opportunities for professional and career development within a friendly, supportive and stimulating environment, and an excellent remuneratioin package to suit.
Our client is Multi-Disciplinary Practice with a client base throughout the United Kingdom who specialise in obtaining difficult planning permissions for unusual sites in unconventional situations.
The client is currently seeking an Experienced Architectural Technologist to join their team in their Cambridgeshire based office.
The ideal candidate for the role will have gained a sturdy understanding of the building regulations and the capability to work within deadlines.
- 5 years Post Graduate experience
- Must be able to use AutoCAD 2D LT (and ideally Sketchup Pro) proficiently
- Experience preferred in the Residential market (we do a lot of small residential developments and new build and medium to large house extensions
- Applicants must possess a degree in Architectural Technology
General competencies should include:
-Calm under pressure
-Good attention to detail
-Excellent CAD and Microsoft Office proficiency
An excellent package if on offer to the right candidate dependant on skills and experience.
Our client is one of the UK's Leading Multi-Disciplinary Consultancies with several UK offices.
An independent and highly creative planning, design and environment consultancy, at the forefront of some of the UK's largest and most exciting development, regeneration, infrastructure and public realm projects. Their planning services are fully integrated with their design and environmental work, and are strongly influenced by understanding of context, delivery and future thinking, which gives them a fresh perspective on development.
They strive to provide clients with an integrated service, offering a comprehensive range of environmental solutions to a wide range of issues. They recognise the growing importance of addressing environmental issues and the need to develop plans and strategies to protect and preserve the natural environment.
They are currently recruiting for a Senior Landscape Architect and an Assistant/Consultant Landscape Architect to join their team based in Cambridgeshire.
The role will involve assisting the existing landscape team, working in a diverse roles on a variety of exciting projects throughout the UK.
Applicants for the Assistant role must have a relevant qualification in Landscape Architecture/Design and have a minimum of 1 year previous experience gained in either a local authority or consultancy environment. Competency in AutoCAD, Photoshop or similar graphics packages is essential and applicants should be familiar with GIS packages. Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills are also required along with a full UK driving license.
Senior applicants will ideally have experience of design and delivery and track record. Salary can be generous for this post.
In return out client is offering the successful candidates an attractive salary, plus additional benefits, along with excellent career progression opportunities with one of the Industry's leading employers.
Our client is an Award Winning Urban Design, Architectural and Planning Consultancy who specialise in Architecture, Urban Design, Environmental and Planning. They are part of a well-known National Consultancy who have offices both nationally and internationally.
They have an impressive portfolio of global, national and regional projects at all stages of the planning, design and construction process including development promotion, masterplanning, public realm design, rural and green infrastructure planning, design and restoration of parks and green space.
They are currently searching for an Architectural Technologist who is experienced with REVIT for their Cambridgeshire office.
The role would be work alongside Landscape Architects, Planners and Urban Designers on a range of large schemes in both the residential and commercial and mixed use sectors.
The ideal candidate will have around a minimum of 2 years' experience and be proficient with REVIT. You will join a professional but fun team who pride themselves on the quality of their design.
The company would consider anyone from an Architectural Background which would include Landscape Design and Urban Design.
An excellent package if on offer to the right candidate dependant on experience.
Our client are an independent planning, impact assessment, landscape design and ecology consultancy who work across the UK and internationally. They are now looking to recruit an Experienced Senior Ecologist to work from their office in Cambridgeshire.
The role will require you to plan, prepare for, supervise and where appropriate carry out a range of ecological surveys, including habitat survey across a range of lowland and upland habitats as well as protected species surveys. Data analysis, coordination of sub-consultants, quality assurance and high quality reporting are also integral to this role. You will have the opportunity to get involved in all stages of project development, seeing it through from tendering through to completion.
Essential requirements for the successful candidate:
-You will have a relevant first degree and possibly a post-graduate qualification.
-strong botany skills and experience of Phase 1 Habitat and NVC surveys.
-Protected species survey licence (bat licence is an advantage)
-Proven project management experience
-Experience in Ecological Impact Assessments, research reports and EPS licences.
-Full driving licence is required
-Full membership of CIEEM is desirable but not essential.
In return our client are offering a competitive salary and a generous benefits package
A Leading Environmental Consultancy has had an opportunity arise in their Cambridgeshire office for an Experienced Chartered Landscape Architect.
Joining a highly successful and respected Practice as a senior member of the Landscape Team. The team provide landscape consultancy support for the heritage sector and a diverse client base, including government departments, regeneration agencies, planning consultants, multinational companies, local authorities and property companies. The consultants combine strong traditional skills with innovative techniques and cutting-edge technology for optimal accuracy and presentation style.
You will ideally be a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute (CMLI) with experience of undertaking Landscape Design proposals for heritage, parks, visitor centres, university campus, large commercial and infrastructure developments both in the south eash and north west.
Candidates with experience in the Heritage secotor are highly desirable.
In return the company offer excellent salaries and benefits for the right person.
Our client is a respected independent consultancy, supporting public and private sector developments on all aspects of landscape design, planning, ecology and management.
They maintain a wide ranging portfolio in a wide range of sectors including masterplanning, renewables, leisure, commercial and residential development.
Currently seeking an experienced Senior Landscape Architect to join their friendly landscape team in Cambridge
This role will include managing the landscape team alongside the Principal Landscape Architect.
The ideal candidate will have at 2-4 years post chartership with commercial experience in a landscape office. A genuine interest in working in a multi-disciplinary environment with other specialists, including ecologists, planners and environmental planners, will be a bonus.
The key candidate requirements for the role are:
A confident, positive and proactive approach
Keenness in taking responsibility for projects and people
Experience in managing less experienced staff, including mentoring
Up to date knowledge of the regulatory & planning environment
A flair for creative thinking and good freehand drawing skills
Ability to prepare clear, concise, accurate reports and plans
Good communication skills
Excellent time and task management skills
Good IT skills in appropriate design packages
A full UK driving licence
This position offers good opportunities for career development, an outstanding working environment and an excellent remuneration package.
Our client is an independent planning consultancy. They have experience in planning applications and planning appeals to enforcement notices, objections and changes of land use.
Due to growth in business they are now seeking a Chartered Town Planner to join their team in Cambridgeshire.
This role is a home based role where you will be working on various planning applications and appeals.
As a Chartered Town Planner you must have a minimum of 6 years' experience and hold a degree in a relevant industry.
The successful candidate must have a strong technical background in statutory planning work and confident written and verbal communication, managing associated external consultants and the preparation and submission of planning applications, appeals and local plan representations.
Must hold a full driving licence.
In return our client is offering the successful candidate a generous salary along with excellent additional benefits.