Urban Planner II - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Los Angeles
California
United States

United States of America - California, Los Angeles

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly-talented Urban Designer for immediate employment in the Los Angeles office. AECOM is a creative, transnational firm working with a focus and passion unrivaled in our industry. We are proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects that transform the world.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Provide support to Principals and other Business Line leaders

  • Urban design on a range of new campus facilities and

  • participation in projects including planning with various local

  • agencies

  • Project duties as assigned including concept and schematic

  • design, 3D rendering, writing and illustrating design criteria,

  • and preparing presentations and reports

  • Interprets and applies applicable government codes, ordinances and regulations.

  • Initiates actions necessary to correct deficiencies or violations of regulations.

  • Assists with updates and maintenance of Comprehensive Plan, transportation plan and land development regulations.

  • Acts as a liaison between community groups, government agencies, developers and elected officials in developing neighborhood plans.

  • Conducts review of various development applications, including plats, permits, site plans, variance requests and rezonings.

  • Conducts extensive research in specific or general project areas.

  • Writes and presents formal and technical reports, working papers and correspondence.

  • Identifies community problems, issues and opportunities in particular neighborhoods that could be mitigated through better community planning.

  • Develops long range plans for communities with common developmental issues.

  • Develops strategies to promote economic and community development, or efficient land use consistent with community goals.

  • Evaluates adequacy of community facilities in meeting current and projected needs.

  • Recommends priorities, schedules and funding sources to implement public improvements plan.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Architecture

  • 2+ years' experience

  • Detail oriented with excellent organizational skills

  • Proficient in Auto CAD, Rhino, VRay, SketchUp, Adobe Suite,

  • and Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in related field

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Planning

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 210965BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.