Landscape Draftsman

Website Tornado Group

We are currently seeking competent candidates for the position of Landscape Draftsman who can join our team immediately. All candidates must be currently based in the UAE and possess work experience in the construction industry.

Landscape Draftsman Job Description

Responsibilities:

  1. Create detailed landscape design drawings, plans, and layouts based on project requirements, specifications, and client preferences.
  2. Collaborate with landscape architects, engineers, and project managers to understand design concepts, objectives, and technical requirements.
  3. Use computer-aided design (CAD) software and drafting tools to develop accurate and comprehensive landscape drawings and blueprints.
  4. Incorporate elements such as plants, trees, shrubs, hardscapes, irrigation systems, and lighting into landscape designs while considering aesthetics, functionality, and sustainability.
  5. Ensure compliance with local regulations, building codes, and industry standards in all design drawings and documentation.
  6. Revise and refine landscape plans based on feedback, changes in project scope, or site conditions, ensuring alignment with project goals and objectives.
  7. Prepare materials lists, cost estimates, and specifications for landscape materials, equipment, and installation services.
  8. Coordinate with suppliers, vendors, and contractors to procure materials, obtain quotes, and ensure timely delivery of required items.
  9. Assist in the preparation of project proposals, presentations, and client meetings by providing accurate and visually appealing design renderings and illustrations.
  10. Maintain organized and up-to-date records of all design drawings, revisions, and project documentation for reference and future use.
  11. Stay informed about current trends, advancements, and best practices in landscape design, construction, and technology.
  12. Participate in site visits, inspections, and meetings as needed to support project coordination and implementation.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Landscape Draftsman or similar role in the construction or landscaping industry.
  • Proficiency in computer-aided design (CAD) software, such as AutoCAD, SketchUp, or similar programs.
  • Solid understanding of landscape design principles, techniques, and terminology.
  • Ability to interpret architectural and engineering drawings, plans, and specifications.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in drafting and documentation.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Knowledge of local building codes, regulations, and permitting processes related to landscape construction.
  • Valid UAE residency and work authorization.
  • Ability to join the team immediately and work on-site as required.

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further consideration. Thank you for considering a career with us!

To apply for this job email your details to careers@tornado-group.com