Three Rivers Park District

Seasonal Landscape Designer

Administrative Center, Plymouth, Minnesota
$9.81 - $17.43 Hourly
Mar 14, 2012
Apr 08, 2012
Employment Status
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To perform work of moderate difficulty in the completion of various construction and office landscape architectural tasks under direction of the Three Rivers Park District Senior Manager of Landscape Architecture.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Assists in the preparation and implementation of on-going landscape architectural projects including preparation of programs, concepts, and construction documents, as assigned.

 Assist the Landscape Architectural Section with field ADA assessment and development of the Park District Accessibility Transition Plan. Individual will receive technical expertise and supervision from in-house Landscape Architects and support from in-house GIS staff. Needs strong understanding of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Assists in the coordination of work of consultants and construction contractors to assure conformance to program requirements and bid documents; maintains appropriate project records.
 Performs related landscape architectural tasks such as maintenance of ADA Transition Plan, product and material research related to industry standards and sustainable design, and data collection and assimilation. Performs other related duties as apparent or assigned.

This position is expected to run from May through October 2012,  20 to 40 hours per week.

High school diploma or GED completion and at least one (1) year of upper division education in an architectural or landscape architectural-related program.

Selection Procedure
A fully completed Three Rivers Park District Online Application must be received by Human Resources.

Applications will be evaluated on the basis of relevant experience and training. The top group of applicants will be invited to participate in further job screening.
Final appointment is contingent upon the applicant passing a background investigation including a criminal history search. Costs of the background will be paid for by Three Rivers Park District.

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