Urban Designer/Planner Project Assist
This position requires some experience within the planning and design profession. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of project types in a variety of roles. You will gain valuable experience working on exciting projects to develop your research and technical capabilities. And you will have the opportunity to work directly with principals, senior planners, and project managers, as well as other teammates.
SERA is a progressive, 100% employee-owned architecture, interior design and urban design & planning firm based in Portland, Oregon. SERA’s ethos is rooted in having helped Portland thrive through thoughtful planning and design. This aligns well with what the Bay Area wants to be: healthy, mobile, innovative, supportive, and sustainable by all measures.
SERA’s start-up spirit and 50-year history makes expanding our footprint in the Bay Area a natural step. For the last eight years, SERA has brought expertise in the creation of workplace, housing, hospitality and urban design and planning to Google, Stanford, LinkedIn, ChargePoint, UC Santa Cruz to name a few.
We opened our 2nd office in 2015 and are growing our Oakland team. We’re 150 strong and expanding our presence throughout the Northwest and beyond.
We work collaboratively with communities, universities, corporations, and institutions to formulate a sustainable development framework for the social, cultural, economic, and ecological infrastructure that underpins the making of whole and beautiful places.
Our culture reflects our commitment to great design, client service, and sustainability. SERA provides our employees with an enjoyable work environment and opportunities for professional and personal development. We provide quality service to our clients, while ensuring the growth and well-being of our team.