Hiring Range: $51,822.00 - $70,000.00 (Promotional Hiring Range may vary) The City of Raleigh, North Carolina is searching for 2 experienced urban designers to work within the Raleigh Urban Design Center (UDC), a division of the Department of City Planning.
Applicants must have specialized knowledge and skills in the design of the physical environment and demonstrated, effective community engagement to solve urban design and planning issues at various scales.
Education and Experience Bachelor's degree in planning or public administration or field directly related to assignment and five years of professional experience. Master's degree preferred in a field associated with architecture, landscape architecture, or urban design preferred. OR An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above, unless otherwise subject to any other requirements set forth in law or regulation.
Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual should have working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite and/or other graphics software. Familiarity with drafting, 3D-modeling, and rendering software including, but not limited to, Rhino3D, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and VRay. Working knowledge of GIS software is preferred.
Licensing/Certifications Valid Class C Driver's license Professional licensure or certifications of PLA, AIA, AICP are encouraged, though not required at the time of hiring. Candidates should be able to demonstrate a path toward licensure and/or certification.
*Applicants must include a portfolio or collection of work samples to be considered.
Internal Number: 2018-00341
About City of Raleigh
The City of Raleigh offers an excellent benefit package, which includes medical coverage, dental coverage, life insurance, retirement, employee credit union, Award for Service, and paid leave, including petty, sick, vacation and holidays.