Senior Planner/Urban Designer/Project Manager
Gruen Associates is an award-winning international planning, urban design, architecture, transportation, and landscape architecture firm, headquartered in Los Angeles. We provide services to clients in both the public and private sectors, including cities, transportation agencies, other public agencies and developers. For more information, a list of projects, and recent planning/urban design awards, please refer to our website: www.gruenassociates.com.
The position provides opportunities to work on a wide range of exciting urban planning and design projects, including TODs, planning and design for mass transit and transportation projects, specific plans, master plans, EIRs, campus projects, revitalization plans, streetscape projects, and community plans for both public and private sectors.
Experience in “hands-on” managing projects and staff, writing proposals, and obtaining clients in California and land use planning/urban design projects is required, as well as excellent writing, analysis, and communication skills and strong, physical design and graphic abilities. The planner/urban designer must be able to work both independently and with a team of multidisciplinary professionals. Expertise in carrying a project from conceptual design through construction documents is desirable. CAD, GIS, Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, and 3D graphic techniques are desirable.
A Masters degree in Planning, Urban Design or a related field and at least 10 years experience in planning/urban design is required, with at least 5 years at a private consulting firm. Experience in transportation planning and an undergraduate degree in Architecture or Landscape Architecture, and AICP are desirable.
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