Urban Designer & Project Manager


MAKERS Architecture and Urban Design

Job Description

MAKERS Architecture and Urban Design is seeking a creative, independent, and collaborative individual to lead urban design projects, including public realm/streetscape improvements and a variety of community plans, such as urban center, waterfront, transit-oriented, regional design, and strategic implementation plans.

Job Requirements:

Five years minimum experience managing projects or tasks within the urban design, community planning, site master planning, and/or public realm design field
Degree in architecture, landscape architecture, planning, or related field
Strong graphic (illustration, sketching, rendering, visualization, infographic, etc) and graphic design skills
Strong site planning and public realm design skills
Competency with Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, and Sketchup
Excellent writing, presentation, and communication skills
Outstanding administrative, organization, and project management skills, including the ability to work independently and proactively as well as lead teams on complex projects
Ability to produce, track, and manage deliverables with overlapping deadlines in a fast-paced, high-expectation environment
Strong interpersonal skills, such as humor and empathy, and grounded in principles of racial and social equity
Ability to facilitate focus groups, workshops, charrettes, roundtables, large group dialogues, etc
Ability to build long-term relationships with clients
Ability to solve problems and resolve conflicts

Desired Skills and Experience

Familiarity with GIS and Rhino
Proficient in MS Office
Enjoys research and analysis
Ability to travel

How to Apply

Candidates with less experience that can demonstrate strong capabilities will also be considered.Please send a cover letter, resume and work samples to: [email protected]. No phone calls please.

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