CJM::LA is seeking exceptionally talented, creative and driven individuals to join our team in Santa Barbara, CA.  Our studio is a collaborative environment; we value innovation and leadership, and are passionate about landscape architecture.  We prioritize a healthy work/life balance and encourage both the professional and personal development of our team.  We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package.

Compensation:  To be determined based on experience, hourly wage and benefits package with flexible hours
Hours: Full time, Remote employment considered
Availability: Position is available immediately
Apply: Please submit your CV, portfolio, and a brief cover letter telling us about yourself and why you might be a great fit with our team. Max 25 MB file size.




This position involves the design, documentation and management of a wide variety of project scales and types throughout California, Arizona and Hawaii.  Candidates should have experience in multi-family, hospitality, private residential, institutional and/or commercial projects.  This position includes tasks such as: site analysis, conceptual design, preparation of schematic presentation materials, development of construction documents, presentations to review boards and clients, and construction observation.

3-5 yr. minimum working experience at a landscape architecture office.
Undergraduate or graduate degree in landscape architecture.
Project management/project coordination experience.
Demonstrated ability to prepare landscape architectural drawings and specifications: concept design, schematic design, design development, and construction documents.
Technical understanding of site design and construction methods and materials.
Demonstrated ability to prepare clear, concise hand-drawn sketches and digital graphics.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong creative problem solving and critical thinking skills.
Attention to detail and organization / effective time management skills.
Clear communication skills and the ability to thrive in a collaborative team environment.
Proficiency in AutoCAD / LandFX, Adobe Creative Suite and 3D Modeling (SketchUp, Lumion, Revit or Rhino) software.

Irrigation design and proficiency with Irrigation F/X.
Knowledge of local CA plants, including native and climate-adapted species.
Experience with local Santa Barbara regulatory procedures and permitting.
Experience with construction administration and site observation.
Strong design intuition and creative talent.