Agency seeks two new team members with a passion for planning and design in the public realm. We work hard. We have fun. We are kind to each other and passionate about the work. Our needs span a broad set of skills – from strategic planning and community engagement to the design and craft of public landscapes. To meet our diverse needs, we are accepting applications immediately for two positions, described below. Please send interest, a current CV, work samples (no bigger than 20 megabytes) and at least two references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Systems Thinker: Urban Designer/Planner
We seek a junior urban or landscape planner with interest in designing urban systems and community engagement. We are looking for team members who can synthesize data into clear ideas, use imagery to tell a beautiful story, and – importantly! – enjoy collaborating on interdisciplinary design teams. Candidates with urban planning, urban design or landscape architecture backgrounds welcome! The role will rely upon capabilities in visual communication, storytelling and graphic design as well as abilities to deploy strategic planning tools to map, analyze and represent urban systems (community demographics, land use, transportation, urban form, natural systems, etc). Strong skills in ArcGIS, Adobe Creative Suite, research and writing are necessary. Digital modeling skills are desired.
Place Maker: Landscape Architect/Designer
We seek a landscape designer or landscape architect with at least three years of experience in design and construction – preferably in the public realm. We are looking for applicants who are organized and detail-oriented, who love to sketch ideas, iterate design alternatives, pursue the craft of landscape detailing, and develop construction documents. The role will require a commitment to consistent collaboration and communication within our team and our design partners as well as the ability to dig deeply into technical research and problem-solving. Strong abilities in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite and digital modeling are required. Fluency in Revit is preferred.