FT job - San Jose - RBF Consulting - Director of Urban Design Studio, Northern California
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Director of Urban Design Studio, Northern California
Location: San Jose, California, 95113, United States
Posted on: July 1, 2009
Category: Urban Design
Experience: More than 10 years
Urban Design Studio (UDS), a distinct division of RBF Consulting, focuses
on the revitalization and urban design needs of communities and is
welcoming inquiries from experienced and talented urban designers to
contribute to the broad array of UDS revitalization services. Many
communities acknowledge UDS as a leading Western U.S. firm in the areas of
downtown and neighborhood revitalization, streetscape design, community
involvement, development codes, and design guidelines.
UDS is seeking a talented senior-level Urban Designer to assume a
leadership role as the director of our Northern California UDS (including
offices in San Jose, Walnut Creek, Monterey Bay and Sacramento).
Applicants for the Director will have 12+ years of experience with
demonstrated leadership in the field of urban design, architecture or
landscape architecture. A Bachelor?s degree in a field associated with
Urban Design, Urban Planning, Architecture or Landscape Architecture is
required. The senior-level Urban Designer selected for this opportunity
will be expected to:
? Lead and manage urban design and revitalization projects of varying
sizes in diverse communities.
? Make public presentations, facilitate community involvement efforts, and
successfully lead competitive efforts for projects.
? Conduct urban design studies utilizing hand-drawing techniques, AutoCAD
and/or other computer-based modeling.
? Author products, scopes of work, budgets and schedules.
? Provide mentorship to emerging young professionals.
? Champion innovations and emerging practice areas.
? Strategically collaborate with the Director of Urban Design Studio,
? Expand Urban Design Studio's market share of planning, urban design, and
revitalization projects in Northern California, Southern California and
the Pacific Northwest.
Founded in 1944, RBF Consulting is a multi-disciplinary design
engineering, planning and construction firm with over 700 talented
professionals located in offices throughout California, Arizona and
Nevada. RBF Consulting offers an excellent compensation and benefits
package including 401(k), profit sharing and bonus plans, and relocation
To learn more please visit www.rbf.com.
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