Planner Senior (Urban Designer)
The City of Austin, Texas is seeking a Senior Planner (Urban Designer) to join its Urban Design Division. The Senior Planner (Urban Designer) will have demonstrated expertise in the practice of urban design to assist staff and to work with communities to envision the future urban form of neighborhoods, districts, and redeveloping areas in ways that reinforce people-oriented place-making and create a high-quality public realm. The division, housed within the Planning and Zoning Department, seeks to envision and implement urban form standards for sustainable and people-centered places that build and serve diverse and complete communities, provide place-making urban design services, internally to the City of Austin and externally to the broader community – that balance function and design, heritage and change, vision and reality, and promote the value of urban design by building relationships through collaboration, education, outreach, and example.
For more information on this career opportunity, and to apply online, visit www.austincityjobs.org and reference requisition COA080382.