Entry Level –Landscape Designer/Planner

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Entry Level –Landscape Designer/Planner

  • Full Time
  • Denver
  • $50,000-$60,000 USD / Year
  • Submitter Email (not used publicly): ylindgren@terracinadesign.com
  • Submitter Name (not used publicly): Yvonne Lindgren
  • Salary: $50,000-$60,000

Website Terracina Design

Grow your career at Terracina Design in Denver, CO!  We are looking for talented, highly motivated, and enthusiastic individuals to join our Landscape Architecture/Planning team!

Established in 2013, Terracina Design is a multi-disciplinary firm specializing in Urban Planning, Civil Engineering, and Landscape Architecture. We pride ourselves with providing the highest level of services and value to our clients and their projects. Terracina Design utilizes a small studio approach, which allows us to provide an elevated level of personal service for every project.

Check us out at www.terracinadesign.com

We are seeking an Entry-Level Landscape Architect/Planner who is interested in being part of a growing, innovative, and energetic team. The position includes design and construction documentation for a diverse portfolio of project types including master planned communities, community amenities, streetscapes, parks and open space, community identification and theming.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a fast-paced environment and the ability to change gears at a moment’s notice. The applicant will have solid organization skills, excellent written communication skills, excitement for learning new skills, be willing to ask for help, be efficient when addressing and producing assigned tasks, the ability to comfortably work in a team and independently, willing to take initiative, and be self-motivated and flexible. A good sense of humor and a positive attitude are essential.

At Terracina Design, we also encourage our team members to further their career with pursuit of the Professional Landscape Architecture registration (LARE), LEED Certification, and SITES Certification.

Office Culture

  • Team-oriented environment promotes collaboration and conversation to drive results.
  • A fun and fast paced office flow that encourages growth and innovation.
  • Enthusiastic about providing the highest level of communication and client services.
  • Open office atmosphere, working side by side with Landscape Architects, Urban Planners and Civil Engineers.
  • Embrace the ‘Work hard and play hard’ lifestyle. Terracina Design believes in employee development. Our goal is to not lose sight of maintaining a healthy work life balance that includes a culture of fun, along with hard work.
  • We encourage a creative environment that motivates you inside and outside of the office.
  • Not to mention Happy Hours and Bring your Dog to the office days! Check out our Instagram!


  • Assist in landscape and planning design for municipality package submittals.
  • Assist in developing design concepts.
  • Attend project meetings.
  • Collaborate with internal team and consultants.
  • Conduct construction administration.
  • Site visits, prepare punch lists, and communicate with contractors, product representatives and consultants.
  • Assist in preparing construction document sets. Layout and grading plans, planting plans, details, and specifications.
  • Prepare cost estimates.
  • Produce project graphics.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture.
  • 0-5 years of related experience.
  • Proficient use of AUTOCAD, Adobe Suite, and Microsoft Office.
  • Demonstrated experience in using AutoCAD for landscape architecture or planning projects.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to utilize creativity and problem solving in design work.
  • Attention to detail.


  • Terracina Design offers competitive pay and a complete benefits package!
  • Our office is a casual work environment with opportunities for growth and advancement.
  • Full time employees are eligible for Medical, Dental, and Healthcare FSA. Terracina Design offers a 401(k) plan with up to 4% company match.
  • Staff receives paid holidays, an accrual PTO program starting at 14 days per calendar year, and a summer schedule with every other Friday off.
  • Base compensation range: $50,000-$60,000, dependent on experience.

How to join our Team

If this position sounds like a fit for your skillsets and you are passionate about creating and improving communities, we’d love to hear from you!

Please submit your cover letter, resume, and portfolio via PDF, not to exceed 10MB, to careers@terracinadesign.com with the Subject Line ‘Entry-Level Landscape Designer/Planner’.  No phone calls please.

This is a full-time position in Denver, Colorado.  Successful candidates must be able to provide proof of authorization to legally work in the US. Terracina Design is unable to sponsor work permits or visas at this time.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@terracinadesign.com

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