Vertechs Design Inc. is a full service landscape architectural firm located in the Yorkville area of Toronto. Established in 1981 the firm has a wide range of experience working on diverse project types including, research, recreational settings, children’s play environments, housing developments, campus design, educational facilities, healthcare settings and residential design. The firm is known for its interest in environmental sustainability and detailed design response for special populations.
Intern Intermediate Landscape Architect (Unpaid Position)
We are seeking a motivated person to join our landscape architecture practice. Attention to detail, excellent graphic communication and organizational skills are important.
Working with Senior Landscape Architects responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Preparation of base plans in CAD using surveys, architectural and engineering drawings;
- Digitalizing design concept drawings and further development to official contract documents;
- Exceptional computer drafting, grading and construction detailing skills.
- Preparation of layout, grading and planting plans including construction details using AutoCAD.
- Preparation of cost estimates and quantity take-offs.
The successful candidate will possess the following:
- Proficient in AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop and Illustrator;
- Certificate in AutoCAD and Sketchup experience would be considered an asset.
We thank all applicants in advance, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Qualified individuals are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, work samples and letter of reference via email to:
Vertechs Design Inc.,
1200 Bay Street, Suite 803
Toronto, ON M5R 2A5
Start date: Fall 2013