Landscape Architect / Designer with Solid GIS Skills (Anywhere in US)

Avid Trails is one of America’s leading trails and recreation design + build firms. We’re looking to add to our passionate team of designers, planners and outdoor enthusiasts. You’ll work on a variety of fun and rewarding projects, including:

  • Trails master planning
  • Bike park design
  • Conceptual site plan development and presentation packages
  • Creation of visually appealing and geo-ref’d maps and exhibits
  • Site analysis for trail alignment design
  • Recreation planning, outdoor amenity design
  • Signage and wayfinding design
  • Concept renderings
  • Design Development plan sets
  • Construction Drawing plan sets 

Our work takes us to projects all across America, but you’ll be able to work from your home office. (All Avid Trails employees work remotely)

Candidates should have:

  • Advanced skills with ArcGIS, AutoCAD, Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite
  • PLA and/or APA credential preferred, but not required
  • Minimum two years of professional experience
  • Passion for outdoor recreation. Mountain biking is a bonus!
  • Site analysis skills in GIS environment
  • Map and plan rendering ability
  • Ability to produce construction drawings and plan sets
  • Project management experience and public speaking skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Home office (all Avid Trails personnel work remotely)
  • Travel required as-needed to project sites

If this sounds like your dream job, please submit the following to

  • Portfolio of work
  • Resume
  • A few paragraphs about yourself, and why you might be a good fit for our team