LGL Limited – King City, ON

About LGL Limited

Founded in 1971, LGL Limited is an employee-owned environmental research and consulting firm serving clients in Canada, the USA, and internationally. LGL’s client base spans industry, government, Indigenous groups, public corporations, academia, and non-governmental organizations. Our body of work, including peer-reviewed scientific publications, demonstrates our scientific competence in the field and office, our ability to evaluate the environmental impacts of human activities, advance scientific knowledge, and satisfy or exceed the requirements of our clients and regulators.

About the Role

The successful Senior Landscape Architect will have extensive knowledge and experience in the application of landscape architectural principles and practices in Ontario’s regulatory framework. This individual will also have demonstrated understanding of ecological disciplines (e.g., planning, terrestrial) and the importance of their integration for effective project delivery.

What You Will Do

  • Complete technical drawings for a variety of public and private sector landscape architectural projects including parks, trails, streetscapes, and buildings
  • Work as a business-minded landscape architect who can expand LGL’s current client base, develop business and manage projects
  • Prepare conceptual designs, presentations, design development and construction documents across a wide variety of projects
  • Offer mentorship and coaching to junior landscape architects and designers
  • Prepare, review, and stamp landscape designs and take ownership of that process
  • Prepare quantities and cost estimates, specifications, and tender documents
  • Communicate with colleagues, clients, agencies and other stakeholders through meetings, presentations, and workshops
  • Other duties as assigned

What You Will Bring

  • A minimum of 5−7 years of professional design experience working in a landscape architectural firm
  • Full member of OALA with Certificate and Seal
  • A proven track record in business development, including project scoping, budgeting, client development, and promotion of services
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD is a must have. Experience with SketchUp, Adobe programs (Photoshop, Illustrator, In-Design) is also preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience developing and managing projects, including budget and schedule control
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract

What We Will Provide

  • A competitive salary
  • Extended healthcare benefits and access to long-term disability coverage
  • A progressive vacation policy
  • Contributions towards an RRSP and professional certifications
  • Career growth through mentorship, structured and informal professional development, and peer relationships
  • A safe and respectful workplace

Additional Requirements

  • Eligibility to work in Canada
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract
  • This position is based in King City, Ontario, and it will offer the successful candidate a hybrid work environment

Application Information

If this dynamic opportunity within a successful, well-respected, and growing organization sounds like a great fit for you, please apply with your resume and cover letter HERE.

This posting will remain open until filled and a review of resumes will start immediately so do not delay applying. We look forward to connecting with you!

If you require accommodation in the recruitment process or have questions, please let us know by contacting us at daniel@engagedhr.com.

LGL Limited is an employee-owned, international environmental research and consulting firm with over 50 years of experience in North America. LGL employs over 75 full-time professionals including freshwater and marine biologists, wildlife biologists, botanists, environmental planners, and computer database/mapping specialists.

With its head office in King City, ON, LGL’s Ontario business group began more than 25 years ago to serve the Ontario market, primarily related to land and infrastructure development and natural resource management.