Career Opportunities

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Verde Design is continuously recruiting for great people to enhance our team and culture.

We offer a career track, competitive compensation and benefits, and a great work environment that will stimulate your creativity and support your professional goals.

Send your resume by email, mail, or fax to HR, Verde Design, Inc. 2455 The Alameda, Ste. 200, Santa Clara CA 95050. You may also fax your resume, cover letter, and work samples to (408) 985-7260 or email our Recruiting Team at hr@verdedesigninc.com.


TITLE AND POSITION: Project Manager

Project Managers play a key leadership role within the firm. The right candidate will be a team player with strong leadership experience, and is familiar with the needs of public agencies and educational institutions. The primary responsibility of this position is to support senior project managers and principals with day-to-day project management duties.

Primary consideration will be given to those with demonstrated leadership skills, ability to seamlessly manage projects in various stages of completion, fiscal responsibility, those that possess effective communication and interpersonal skills, and have people-management experience. Exercising discretion and independent judgment are key.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 0-3 years plus training and knowledge of Landscape Architecture or Civil Engineering. The ideal candidate will have solid design, hand graphics and rendering skills coupled with a working knowledge of AutoCAD. Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, along with the ability to multi-task are required.

Project Manager Level One does not require a license, but it is preferred.  Project Manager Level Two and Three is available only to licensed Landscape Architects, Civil Engineer and Architects at a management level. Current registration in California is required with no pending or outstanding consumer complaints or regulatory action from California.

EDUCATION: A degree in Landscape Architecture or Civil Engineering from an accredited program/university is required. Advanced degrees in the same field of study (Architecture, Engineering, Planning or related field) are encouraged.

BENEFITS: A comprehensive benefit package is offered including vacation, sick/well time, paid holidays, professional development, 401(k), and carriers for medical, dental, life, and vision plans. Salary commensurate with candidate’s relevant experience. This position is full-time salaried exempt following successful completion of a three-month orientation period.


TITLE AND POSITION: Job Captain

We are looking for a creative problem-solver that can balance a busy workload while collaborating with multiple teams. The primary role of the Job Captain is to assist the Project Manager in the preparation of graphics, meeting preparation, client needs and landscape construction documents/packages, serving as a supportive team member, project management, direct supervision of drafting personnel, drafting, and other assistance as required.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Desired experience is two years with a Landscape Architectural firm, and proficient in the latest version of AutoCAD. A license to practice landscape architecture is desirable with preference given to those licensed to practice in California.  In addition, employee must have a working knowledge of the use of Northern California plant materials, irrigation, grading, drainage, materials, and construction.  Experience shall include both project and personnel management, client contact, presentation, and communication skills.  AutoCAD proficiency is required. Additionally, solid design, hand graphics, rendering skills, ability to multi-task, and effective communication skills (both written and verbal) are required.

EDUCATION: Degree from a four/five-year institution with specific study area in Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineer, Architecture or related field that has a nationally accredited program.

BENEFITS: A comprehensive benefits package is offered, including vacation time, sick /well time (PTO), paid holidays, professional development, 401(k), profit sharing, and medical, dental, vision, life, flex and health savings plans. Salary commensurate with candidate’s relevant experience. The position is full-time, hourly non-exempt following successful completion of a three-month orientation period.


Verde Design is an integrated Landscape Architecture and Civil Engineering firm. We provide our clients with comprehensive planning, design and construction management, and serve local municipal agencies, businesses, non-profit organizations, community groups, schools, colleges, and universities. We are passionate about people-focused spaces, including recreational, athletic facilities, parks and open spaces, and are committed to creating lasting facilities that serve communities. Our Principals are actively involved in our projects and our clients’ satisfaction is their top priority. 

Verde Design is an Equal Opportunity Employer.