Landscape Architect

Job Description

As a landscape architect you'll create landscapes and plan, design and manage open spaces, including both natural and built environments. Your work will provide innovative and aesthetically pleasing environments for people to enjoy, while ensuring that changes to the natural environment are appropriate, sensitive and sustainable

The Job Scope

  • Oversee the design of a variety of projects
  • Establish general landscape requirements with clients
  • Accurately prepare and present detailed plans and working drawings of the re-design of the new site
  • Present proposals to clients, deal with enquiries and negotiate any amendments to the final design
  • Match the client's wishes with your knowledge of what will work best
  • Contact and coordinate manufacturers and suppliers
  • Put work out to tender, select a contractor and manager (mainly for larger projects), and lead cross-functional teams
  • Ensure deadlines are met
  • Liaise with other professionals on the project
  • Monitor and check work on site
  • Authorize payment once work has been satisfactorily completed
  • Attend public inquiries to give evidence if necessary
  • Generate new business opportunities.

Skills Required

Academic Requirement

Degree in Landscape Architecture

  • A-Level
    Minimum 2 Principal Passes
  • Diploma / HND
    Minimum CGPA of 2.00
  • Foundation/Matriculation
    Minimum CGPA of 2.00
  • Other Qualifications
    As recognized by the Senate of respective institutions
Diploma in Landscape Architecture

  • STPM/O-Level
    Minimum 2 Principal Passes
  • UEC
    Minimum 5 Bs

Salary Range

    An early career Landscape Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of RM 27,600 or RM 2,300 a month.
    A mid-career Landscape Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of RM 52,800 or RM 4,400 a month)