Landscape Architect – Designer Application

Job Description:

Lemcke Landscape is looking for a motivated and talented landscape architect to join our team, and be a part of our award-winning landscape design firm in Indianapolis.  The primary duties include preparation of landscape plans and presentation graphics, site visits, estimating and budgeting, project sales, construction drawings, and construction management.  Projects can include landscapes, drainage, outdoor living spaces, pools, outdoor structures, and some commercial/ park designs.

Company Overview:

Lemcke Landscape is an award-winning company that has been doing business in the Indianapolis area for over 30 years.  Our focus is custom residential design, landscape installation and maintenance of properties.  We strive for excellent customer service and guarantee only the highest quality of work.  We provide a safe and healthy work environment for all our employees, and treat everyone with respect.  We are always looking to grow the company by adding great new talent to be apart of our Lemcke team.

Essential Functions:

  • Meet with clients to discuss projects and note their objectives and goals.
  • Complete site visits and perform an inventory and analysis of different project properties to note existing site conditions, drainage, site structures, and context.
  • Prepare site base maps and sketch design concepts.
  • Collaborate with design staff to prepare finished designs and presentation graphics.
  • Responsible for estimating projects, along with providing proposals for the client’s projects.
  • Responsible for design/ sales of residential projects.
  • Coordinate scheduling of projects with landscape and hardscape supervisors.
  • Provide construction drawings and on-site design input during project installations.
  • Coordinate with other contractors and our sub-contractors on various projects to ensure efficiency and high quality of work.
  • Project manage installations throughout their completion to the client’s satisfaction.
  • Maintain open communication with clients throughout the design and installation process.
  • Manages time effectively, is organized, and works on multiple projects simultaneously in order to meet project deadlines and client’s needs.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture
  • 0-5 years working in landscape design/ architect field
  • Experienced and proficient in autoCAD, photoshop, sketchup, and Microsoft Office
  • Motivated team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong time management skills
  • Excellent communication and organization


  • Full-Time: Base Salary: ($45,000-$65,000) based on working experience
  • Commission: bonus based on Monthly sales
  • 5 paid holidays
  • 401K with 3% Company match
  • The week between Christmas and New Year’s off and paid
  • 72 hours of PTO
  • Office perks include use of company car, company cell phone, and company computer


  • Monday to Friday
  • 7:30am-4:30pm
  • Saturdays only in peak season (spring and fall) or upon appointment

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To apply for this position, apply online below, email, or call our office – 317-875-8267.

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