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Call: 503.335.8008 (office)


Visit: 906 NW 23rd, Portland, OR 97210

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Vala-Christensen’s continually strives to deliver to our client’s excellence in design.

Vala-Christensen also understands that in order to do so we must attract and retain creative people committed to quality, innovation and professional growth within a team environment.

Our practice of landscape architecture, urban design, planning, and sustainable design, is always on the look out for talented individuals, and we encourage you to submit your resume/portfolio to our office electronically, or by mail.

This position requires a professional degree in landscape architecture, technical skills and proficiency in AutoCAD, sketching, renderings and digital media. 

The candidate must possess two to five years of relevant experience in the preparation and production of concept and design documents of medium to large sized projects.  Candidates should have a proven ability to prioritize tasks to meet deadlines and provide high quality service to clients. Strong communication and presentation skills are required, as the individual will interface with clients, architects, engineers and consultants. 

Please submit your qualifications to Dean Christensen.

Vala-Christensen is always looking for interns for seasonal or part-time work throughout the year. We ask that applicants be currently enrolled in an accredited Landscape Architecture program with at least three years of experience.

The position includes hourly compensation based on experience and capabilities in design and illustrative graphic skills, computer skills working with AutoCAD, Sketch Up, and other Microsoft based software.