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Entry Level / Graduate Landscape Architect

RaganSmith is seeking an entry level / graduate Landscape Architect with a Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited program. This individual will be responsible for collaboration of project design on a wide range of large and small (and many times award-winning) projects. RaganSmith is looking for energetic and motivated individuals to join our team and collaborate in-house with other landscape architects, civil engineers, and land surveyors to assist our clients in the development of commercial, residential, and mixed-use projects.


  • Bachelor’s in Landscape Architecture
  • Preferred internship experience with site planning and/or 1-2 year’s work experience
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD (Civil 3D preferred)
  • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience with modeling surface sketches, sketch-up, and/or Lumion
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Strong graphic and oral communication skills
  • Basic understanding of construction plans and details
  • A team player and strong work ethic


  • Due diligence and concept development, research, graphic presentations, and visualization
  • Assisting with development of construction plans, details, and other associated tasks


Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with the individual’s experience. RaganSmith provides competitive employee benefits including health, dental, and vision coverage, 401(k) and profit-sharing plans, comp time, bonuses, and a flexible work opportunity.

RaganSmith is a well-established, privately held firm with over 140 employees. The culture of our organization starts with a team/family orientation, and our success is derived from the effort and care provided by our team members. Our staff of talented professionals strives to complete our work with expertise, professionalism, and integrity entrusted to us by our clients.

RaganSmith is an equal opportunity employer recognizing the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.

Founded in 1933, RaganSmith is a multi-disciplined consulting firm with a reputation for excellent work, reliable professionals, and dependable service. We specialize in land planning, civil engineering, surveying, landscape architecture, sustainable design, and construction administration. Our clients are both Public and Private and our projects are diverse and complex. With offices in Nashville, Murfreesboro, and Chattanooga, our goal is always to utilize our broad range of expertise to produce the best projects for our clients by seeking to advocate sound design practice. Our culture encourages professional growth and pursuit of an individual’s passion in order to elevate future leaders in the industry for the betterment of our community.

RaganSmith takes great pride in setting a standard of excellence as a consulting firm. Our focus on each project remains until we meet the expectations of our client and achieve our own standard of excellence.

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