Landscape Architect/Designer Resume
|Desired Industry: Landscaping
|Desired Job Location: Orlando, Florida
||Date Posted: 8/5/2011
|Type of Position: Full-Time Permanent
||Availability Date: 9/1/11
|Desired Wage: 60,000
||U.S. Work Authorization: Yes
|Job Level: Experienced with over 2 years experience
||Willing to Travel: Yes, 25-50%
|Highest Degree Attained: Bachelors
||Willing to Relocate: No
I have over 14 years of experience in the landscape industry designing, installing, and managing projects. My expertise lies in planting design and being on site, thoroughly involved in project implementation in order to react to and solve construction problems as they arise. I have been project manager for several resort landscape renovation projects, where we improved and added amenities as well as improved the site's overall landscape. Throughout my career, I have been involved in landscape design, installation, and maintenance. I have learned much about managing people, growing a business, and the importance of delivering high quality service. My objective is to be the landscape architect on exciting projects in and around Florida, working with great clients and team members, and creating high-quality landscapes.
Gunnels Landscape Company, Longwood, Florida, 2009 2011
Owner, Landscape Architect
Design, build, maintain, and manage landscape projects.
Run the business and constantly seek new opportunities.
Dix.Lathrop & Associates, Inc., Longwood, Florida, 2002 2009
Landscape Architect, Project Manager, Production Manager
Worked closely with clients to identify their needs and budgets, and provide creative solutions.
Developed detailed landscape and hardscape construction documents sets.
Developed a resort renovation niche within the company.
Managed project teams of 3-4 people to efficiently meet project goals.
Developed production standards and enforced them through the plans review process.
Creekside Nurseries, Hampton, Georgia, 2000 2002
Led a crew of 5-6 employees in the installation of several landscape projects in and around the Atlanta area.
Operated a Bobcat and a Toro Dingo regularly.
Drove a Ford F-650 with trailer carrying two Bobcats regularly.
Worked with local nurseries to select high quality plant material and get it to the job site.
Dix.Lathrop & Associates, Inc., Longwood, Florida, 1997 2000
Landscape Designer, CAD Technician
Worked in a project team to develop landscape and hardscape packages.
Developed and maintained the companys CAD system.
B.S., Landscape Architecture, University of Georgia, 1993 1997
Registered Landscape Architect Florida #6666927.
Demonstrated success record in:
Meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Timely service to clients.
Providing creative, innovative solutions to design problems.
Developing and enforcing quality control standards.
Working hands-on in the field designing and monitoring landscape installation and maintenance practices to ensure the highest quality finished product.
2006 Environmental Improvement Award by the Professional Lawn Association Network (Planet) for the Marriott Cypress Harbour Resort Landscape Renovations.
AutoCAD with Professional Charm, by T. Blake Gunnels, published in the April 2008 edition of Georgia Landscape Magazine.
Circle Square Ranch, Ocala, Florida On Top of The World Communities
Marriott Cypress Harbour Resort, Orlando, Florida Marriott
Marriot Grande Vista Resort, Entrance Blvd., Orlando, Florida Marriott
Montecito, South Patrick Drive, Satellite Beach, Florida Mercedes Homes
Park Central, Grand Central Parkway, Orlando, Florida Bainbridge Properties
The Villas of Seagate, Dunedin, Florida Ballast Point Communities
Douglas Grand at Metrowest, Orlando, Florida Douglas Partners
Oasis and Dwell at Maitland Lofts, Maitland, Florida The Klein Company
Royal Palms Resort, Orlando, Florida Marriott Vacation Club
Hilton Grand Vacation Club Resort, Orlando, Florida - Hilton
Imperial Palms Resort, Orlando, Florida - Marriott Vacation Club
Artisan Park, Celebration, Florida St. Joe Towns & Resorts
The Florida Botanical Gardens, Largo, Florida Pinellas County
Central Florida Commuter Rail, FDOT
Available upon request.
Candidate Contact Information:
|JobSpider.com has chosen not to make contact information available on this page.
Click "Contact Candidate" to send this candidate a response.