HNTB Landscape/Urban Designer V in Austin, Texas
What We're Looking For
The South Central Texas office of HNTB is seeking an experienced Landscape Architect/Urban Designer to work in the Urban Design and Planning department located in downtown Austin, TX. With a focus on transportation, our office works to provide local, regional, and state-wide connectivity solutions for our public agency clients. Candidates with a preferred minimum of 8 years of experience that have an interest in transportation-related design and planning are encouraged to apply. The Landscape Architect/Urban Designer will work on a variety of project typologies including streetscape design, bicycle/pedestrian and greenway design, complete streets, transit station design, low impact design, and traditional landscape architecture for major infrastructure projects including, roadway, bridge, park and transit projects. The designer will work with multi-disciplined teams comprised of internal HNTB peers and external subconsultants.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Independently developing design and technical solutions.
Preparing scopes of work, fee proposals and responses to RFPs for projects and pursuits.
Articulating project design in written, verbal, and graphic form.
Directing and coordinating technical work efforts with the project team and reviewing technical work performed by team members of lesser experience for accuracy and completeness. Performs quality checks to ensure client requirements are met.
Establishing, maintaining, and growing client and industry peer relationships. This includes participation in professional, industry, and/or community activism organizations.
Providing Urban Design visioning to applicable projects and pursuits.
Helping to grow the Urban Design and Planning practice in the Central Texas Region with support from HNTB's national network of Urban Planners and Landscape Architects.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Urban Design or related field.
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), Envision, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP), Registered Landscape Architect (RLA), Professional Landscape Architect (PLA) or Registered Architect (RA)
What You'll Need
Assists or oversees the work of other project team members in development of solutions.
Interfaces with client group and community stakeholders. Conducts site visits to review implementation of project.
Responsible for significant portions of presentations and public facilitation.
Identifies and recommends appropriate technical procedures that should be used on a project.
Leads and prepares design documents, technical plans, and written reports on projects.
Develops and prepares work plans, scopes of work, fee proposals, and responses to RFP’s for projects.
Provides oversight in consistent delivery of quality work, on time, on budget, and to the client's satisfaction on every project.
Understands the design applications of construction materials, plan materials, construction methods, and the integration of landscape architecture and urban design with other disciplines.
Reviews shop drawings and requests for information.
Serves as task lead on design and planning projects.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Urban Design or related field and 8 years of related professional experience
Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Urban Design or related field and 7 years of related professional experience
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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Planning Group