Landscape Architect

We invite you to bring your previous Environmental Consultancy experience into play as you work on UK projects in the energy (renewables), transmission and linear infrastructure and property sectors, with the potential to support international Environmental, Social and Impact Assessments (ESIA).  

To succeed in this role, you must have desk based environmental baseline data collection and interpretation experience. Are you our new Landscape Architect? Click the apply-button to send your application.

Inviting bright minds

Do you want to push the boundaries of your profession and develop your excellence in an open, collaborative and empowering culture? We work to create a sustainable future and our inspiring projects and innovative solutions strive to set the standard among our peers. You will join a global company that has been growing successfully since its founding in 1945. Together, we lead and leave an positive impact on societies, companies and people around the world.

You will join our Environment department

As our new Landscape Architect you will be part of a global division of Ramboll, a leading engineering, design and consultancy company. Trusted by clients to manage their most challenging environmental, health and social issues, it has more than 2,100 staff worldwide. Our clients include UK and global multinationals, local and central government and international institutions. Based in the historic city of Edinburgh, our modern offices are a short walk from Edinburgh Waverley station and is overlooked by Edinburgh Castle. Ramboll operates a flexible working policy, and with this you will be part of an exciting team of experts, who respect each other and work towards a common goal

Your key tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Desk based environmental baseline data collection and interpretation
  • Site inspections/field reconnaissance
  • Preparation of written and graphic materials for inclusion in Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment chapters and allied reports
  • Participation in client and project team events/meeting
  • Consultation and liaison with stakeholders, statutory consultees and participation in public engagement events
  • Participation in business development activities

The successful candidate will have a good understanding of industry standards and professional practice, be diligent, proactive and motivated, and flexible.  The ability to build good working relationships with colleagues, clients, and project teams is essential. By the nature of the role, it is essential that the candidate will be well organisational and have good communication skills and excellent attention to detail.

Your starting point for constant growth

From the moment you join Ramboll, we will support your personal and professional development so that you grow with the company. For this role, we believe your starting point is:

  • Ability to work successfully with colleagues and sub-consultants in the delivery of high quality and robust outputs
  • Good oral and written communication skills in English
  • Numerically competent
  • Well organised and able to prioritise and manage their own workload with minimal supervision
  • Ability to use a range of IT packages (including MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Outlook) – experience using GIS software and other specialist graphic or analytical software such as Wind Farm and AutoCAD is highly desirable

Personal qualities that will help you succeed in this role include: a good understanding of environmental consenting processes in the UK and of the EIA process and regulations. The role will involve working as a key member of an established landscape and EIA team in the delivery of a range of projects, across all sectors. You must be able to work dynamically, not just within your own team – but with different business units across Ramboll.

Welcome to our Environment & Health division

Ramboll develops innovative, scientifically sound solutions that help increase livability by reducing pollution and restoring natural environments. One of the world’s leading environmental and health consultancies, our bright minds are trusted by clients to manage their most challenging environmental, health and social issues.

Ramboll in the United Kingdom

Ramboll is ranked a Top 10 consultant in the UK and has 1,500 bright minds working across 17 offices to apply their passion to deliver innovative solutions across Buildings, Transport, Environment & Health and Energy. We love seeing our talents develop and succeed and you will have opportunities to work on challenging and inspiring projects within an environment that is friendly, open and supportive.

Ramboll conducts all its relations with its employees and applicants for employment in accordance with the applicable laws, directives, and regulations of the many countries in which we do business.

Please ensure when applying that you have eligibility to work in the UK.

How to apply

Apply online. Attach your CV, cover letter and relevant documents showcasing why you are the right fit for the role, and when you are available to start. We look forward to receiving your application.

Bewerbungsfrist 2019-08-31
Arbeitsort Edinburgh


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Tel:+49 40 302020-0
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