This position will focus on urban design aspects of a range of planning assignments, including station area, downtown, corridor, and community plans. The Urban Designer/Planner will also contribute to general plans and zoning regulations. The ideal candidate will blend strong urban design skills with writing and analytical ability. Work will involve creating computer models, drawings and maps; writing reports and plans; and facilitating community workshops. This is not a “production” position; candidate should be able to take initiative, think creatively, and manage discrete assignments.
Qualifications, Skills, and Experience
- Degree in architecture or landscape architecture, or city planning with an urban design focus
- Minimum one-year planning or urban design experience. Additional experience is desirable
- Excellent computer modeling abilities (AutoCAD, SketchUp)
- Expertise with Adobe CS
- Working knowledge of ArcGIS is desirable
Our collaborative work method and the public nature of our work necessitate all team members to possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Candidates must have U.S. work authorization.
Salary And Benefits
Competitive salary, DOE. We offer a full range of benefits, including holidays, vacation and sick leave; medical insurance; transit reimbursement; and a contributory retirement plan.
About Dyett & Bhatia
Dyett & Bhatia is an award-winning planning and design firm, leading some of the most selective and high-profile planning and urban design consulting assignments for California cities. We are a close-knit team of multi-disciplinary professionals based in vibrant Downtown Oakland, next to the 12th Street BART Station.
How To Apply
Email resume and any work samples (in PDF only) to firstname.lastname@example.org. The position is open until filled.