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Open Envelope Studio, LLC is a landscape design/build firm with a family-friendly and comfortable work culture.  Our design/admin office is based in East Austin and we have residential projects based around all around Austin, Texas.  We also have a fabrication shop close to Highland ACC that supports the on-site projects.  We are a family owned and operated local business and have been around since December of 2011; co-founded by Angelica and Matt Norton.  

We are an equal opportunity employer and offer pay rates commensurate with experience.

Details for all open positions:

  • 100% healthcare coverage paid for by OES covered through BlueCross BlueShield of TX*

  • Dental and vision insurance group rates**

  • Retirement benefit matching program (Simple IRA)**

  • Bonus incentives on eligible build projects

  • Monday through Friday work hours (weekends or over 40 hrs not required)

  • Weekly pay cycle

  • Access to our fabrication shop for personal projects**

  • Seasonal OES work parties to show our appreciation for our amazing team

  • Flexibility for time off and vacations with sufficient notice

  • We provide most tools for the build team

  • Annual reviews for raises

*After 60 days (beginning the first of the month following two full calendar months) for full-time for employees

**After 90 days for both part-time and full-time employees

 

Landscape Construction Project Manager

Description: This is a full-time position for an experienced landscape construction Project Manager.  The position requires a high attention to detail. Must be able to communicate in English but Spanish is a plus. Pay depending on experience, plus benefits. We generally work Monday-Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm and pay weekly. The majority of our work is within central Austin with some extending West-ward. We pride ourselves as a drama-free workplace so please only apply if you have a great attitude. (Seeking 3-5 years experience in landscape construction as a Project Manager.)

 

Qualifications:

  • Presents a professional attitude and appearance

  • Familiarity with the City of Austin permit process 

  • Ability to read construction documents (blueprints)

  • Strong knowledge of fabrication and installation re: carpentry, welding, plants, drainage, and other relevant landscape materials

 

Responsibilities

  • Coordinates and completes projects on time, within budget, and within scope

  • Works closely with clients keeping them informed of project progress, supply chain availability, and budget adherence  

  • Oversees all aspects of individual projects

  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors progress

  • Complies with safety and building codes as well as legal requirements

  • Schedules permit inspections

  • Solves for any delays, emergencies, and problems that can arise

  • Participates in weekly OES Design and Build Management meetings

  • Provides a detailed weekly update/reports of current jobs

  • Explains and provides support to Crew Members regarding Build blueprints, plans, and documentation

  • Has intimate knowledge of material schedule from drawing sets

  • Maintains accurate job code clock-ins on Tsheets

  • Collects expense receipts and turns them in weekly to Design office

  • Prepares budget and cost estimates for OES designs, along with work timetables

  • Creates and manages detailed job change order (additions) request forms

  • Collaborates with Build Operations Manager, OES Designers, Engineers, Architects, and OES Crew Members

  • Obtains quotes from a list of company-approved subcontractors, schedules their work, and delegates their responsibilities

  • Supervises and provides quality control for OES Crew Lead, Crew Members, and subcontractors

  • Allocates resources and schedule material deliveries

Submission Requirements: Send information about your work history and why you think you'd be a good fit to Shawn Latta with title of position in subject line.  Submissions without qualifications or work history will not be considered.