The Prospect Park Alliance, whose work in historic preservation and park revitalization is nationally recognized, has an opening in its department of Design and Construction. We are a small and busy office of professionals who are responsible for the design and construction supervision of all capital projects in Prospect Park. We currently have a variety of projects including the restoration of our ball fields and adjacent landscape, the planning for the twenty seven acre northeast section of the Park including the Vale and surrounding landscape as well as other small projects. We are looking for a creative mind who is willing to work (in sometimes unusual conditions), and is anxious to be part of one of the most exciting Park renovations in the country.
The Prospect Park Alliance is a not-for-profit, 501c3 organization, part of a public/private partnership with the City of New York. We offer full benefits and are an EEO employer.
Construction Inspector/Landscape Architect to oversee and coordinate daily project construction, including site inspections, quality control, and reviewing contractor payments. In addition work as part of the design team on larger scale projects. The position requires strong design and graphic skills, proficiency in CAD, strong written/verbal skills, organizational skills and a real commitment to historic preservation. We are looking for solid knowledge of current best construction practices and the ability to take stock of a situation and determine a fair course of action. A sense of humor helps.
Minimum Experience Required: 2 – 4 years
Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org .
No phone calls, please. Although we appreciate your interest, we will only contact applicants we are considering for interview.