HNTB Urban Mobility Designer in Madison, Wisconsin
What We're Looking For
Be a part of the urban planning and design group in Wisconsin where you will help design innovative infrastructure projects for the future. HNTB leads exciting public space, complete streets and urban mobility projects across the country, offering a great opportunity for an Urban Designer. The position will work with dynamic teams on a wide range of transportation and infrastructure projects including transit, rail, roadways, highways and waterways. Solve unique problems with creative solutions. Work in an office rated as one of the 'Best Places to Work' in 2022 by the Milwaukee Business Journal.
This opportunity entails being responsible for performing all conventional aspects of landscape architecture and urban design assignments. Generally, work emphasizes design and technical aspects of projects but may include limited task assignee duties and tasks associated with business development.
What You’ll Do:
Investigates, evaluates, and recommends the design and technical solutions that best meet the project needs.
Leads discrete technical tasks from conceptual planning and concept development through construction documentation for landscape architecture and urban design tasks.
Develops conceptual, design development and construction-level plans and technical specifications for urban design and landscape architecture (layout plans, planting plans, grading plans and construction details) using CAD software.
Develops preliminary design concepts, technical solutions, studies, graphics, models, animation, photo-simulations, illustrations, and reports for projects.
Assists in the direction of landscape architectural, land planning, transportation, and urban design projects from concept development through working or submission drawings, and final urban design plans.
Coordinates with clients, sub-consultants, and in-house personnel on a regular basis to complete assigned tasks.
Leads the production of 3D graphics and renderings using the latest software.
Presents project work to client and community groups.
Supports public outreach coordination and facilitation.
Assists in the preparation of scopes of work, fee proposals, and responses to RFP’s.
May oversee the work and mentor less experienced staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What You’ll Need:
Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Urban Design or related field and 4 years of related professional experience, or
Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Urban Design or related field and 3 years of related professional experience
What You’ll Bring:
Experience supporting urban design on transportation projects (public space, complete streets, urban mobility, streetscaping, parks and open space )
Knowledge of multi-modal corridor design, including bicycle and pedestrian design principles
Demonstrates intermediate design and production skills and attention to detail with construction/ technical competency (i.e., PS&E) with oversight from more experienced staff.
Gains strong design and production skills and attention to detail with a high level of construction/technical competency.
Confidently presents projects to clients and in public settings.
Organizes scheduling of specific tasks and assignments.
Verifies that the QC process has been followed.
Demonstrates proficiency with one or more CAD software (AutoCAD, MicroStation, etc.), 3D visualization software (Sketchup, Rhino, Revit, Lumion, etc.), and graphics software (Adobe Creative Suite). Provides guidance to less experienced staff.
What We Prefer:
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), Registered Architect (RA)
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Madison, WI, Milwaukee, WI (East Wisconsin Avenue)
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Planning Group