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$1,674 per week
Strong

Overview

Architects and Landscape Architects design commercial, industrial, institutional, residential and recreational buildings and landscapes.

Day-to-day

  • obtaining advice from clients and management to determine type, style and size of planned buildings and alterations to existing buildings
  • providing information regarding designs, materials and estimated building times
  • preparing project documentation, including sketches and scale drawings, and integrating structural, mechanical and aesthetic elements in final designs
  • writing specifications and contract documents for use by builders and calling tenders on behalf of clients
  • consulting with Professionals and clients about external area designs, costs and construction
  • compiling and analysing site and community data about geographical and ecological features, landforms, soils, vegetation, site hydrology, visual characteristics and human-made structures, to formulate land use and development recommendations, and for preparing environmental impact statements
  • preparing reports, site plans, working drawings, specifications and cost estimates for land development, showing location and details of proposals, including ground modelling, structures, vegetation and access
  • inspecting construction work in progress to ensure compliance with plans, specifications and quality standards.

Considerations

  • stressful.

To become an Architect and Landscape Architect

Skills employers are looking for

  • Revit

  • Communication Skills

  • Project Architecture

  • Concept Development

  • Planning

  • Landscape Architecture

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