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Landscape Designer (Remote Contract)

for Plantify in Chicago, IL USA

Plantify is on a mission to help every homeowner get the most out of their outdoor spaces. Were an online landscape design platform that creates customized 3D designs for backyards, patios and other outdoor spaces. We include detailed shopping lists and how-to planting instructions giving customers the confidence to complete their makeover project. Were shaking up the landscape industry to create transparency and make updating your outdoor space effortless and less daunting.

Were growing our team of talented and passionate landscape designers and architects from all over the country. Our designers not only provide a beautiful design, but also make clients feel confident that they can transform their outdoor space.

You will be working remotely, but will be in constant contact with our team in Chicago, IL. This is a contract position, so you will be working on a per-project basis. You can set your own schedule and take on as many projects as youd like.

About us:

  • We work in a team environment helping each other to reach a common goal of creating beautiful designs that leave customers happy.

  • Were a curious bunch who like to experiment and find ways to improve on a daily basis. We are constantly evolving and growing.

  • Since we have a distributed team, communication is key. Asking questions and getting feedback are always encouraged.

What you will do:

  • Create customized landscape designs (2D and 3D) for our clients throughout the country.

  • Own the design process from the beginning to the end, managing your own schedule and deadlines.

  • Youll review client questionnaires and follow up for any additional information in order to make the best designs to fit their needs and goals.

  • Youll take clients design inspirations and turn them into a reality. Youll advise which plants to buy and where to plant them. Youll choose options for hardscape and decor items.

  • Youll take the clients goals in mind when designing the complexity of the landscaping work needed to be done. Whether the client wants to transform their outdoor space themselves or hire some help, youll create a design to fit their skills and complexity goals.

  • Work with our management and client services team to ensure the project goes smoothly and our clients are happy.

Who you are:

  • Youre an experienced landscape designer or architect, preferably in residential design.

  • Youre passionate about what you do and always try to find unique ways to improve your craft. You get excited about creating a design that maximizes customers outdoor spaces and exceeds their expectations.

  • You know how to take customers style preferences and implement them into a customized design.

  • You have great people skills and communicate with others clearly and concisely. Youre friendly and pleasant to work with.

  • You are tech-savvy and know how to use design softwares, such as AutoCAD, Dynascape, Sketchup, Lumion, or others.

  • You have extensive experience in a specific region/climate, but also have broad knowledge of other planting zones across the country.

  • You welcome feedback and dont take things personally.

  • Youre a self starter who takes control of your projects and executes with little supervision.

  • You pay attention to details. Your designs are accurate and specific, and you produce a flawless final product.

  • You value a flexible schedule and can manage your time effectively to meet all deadlines.

  • You have your own laptop/desktop that can run various design softwares and a reliable internet connection.

If this sounds like you, lets talk. Please submit your resume, cover letter and samples of (or a link to) your past designs. For more information visit

Job Info

  • Job Category: Legal / Law Related

    Location: Chicago, IL USA

    Zip Code: 60601

    Company Name: Plantify

    Company Type: Employer

    Posted on: 02/09/2020

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