Urban Designer

  • Anywhere

Job Summary

  • Responsible for initiating and developing engineering drawings through completion for assigned projects in conformance with the requirements, applicable codes, and design criteria established by the project’s discipline engineers.

  • Under direct supervision, completes design assignments of moderate complexity.

  • Under general supervision, develops engineering drawings of moderate complexity.

  • Applies a solid level of understanding within a specific discipline.

  • Familiar with codes, permits, and software applications related to the discipline.

  • Understands the process of preparing designs and drawings using project specifications and discipline-associated written and verbal instructions in accordance with established design practices, standards, and procedures.

  • Basic understanding of Engineer’s process of performing and verifying design calculations to support the overall project design.

  • Fully understands the purpose and use of vendor documents and reviews discipline supplier documents for accuracy.

  • Basic knowledge of the use of requisitions and the role of materials management.

  • Assists in the collection of data on manpower, man-hour, and labor costs requirements for design staff to aid in evaluating the budget.

  • Basic knowledge of cost estimating methods and performs material take-offs for the discipline.

  • Intermediate knowledge of discipline’s materials costs and concept of cost analysis and forecasting.

  • Basic knowledge of the project change control process and can identify a potential change.

  • Basic understanding of the discipline’s equipment and material lists.

  • Minimum Requirements

  • 2-5 years’ post-graduate experience as an Urban Designer, Architect or Landscape Architect.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Landscape and Master’s degree in Urban Design, Landscape Architecture or Architecture.

  • Expertise in Adobe Design CS, AutoCAD, and Sketchup or Rhino.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Be able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.

  • Good writing and oral communication skills both in English and Mandarin.

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent design, visualization, and graphic skills.
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    Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo

    Posted Date 3 days ago (12/21/2020 12:50 PM)

    Job ID 2020-4949

    # of Openings 1

    Category Urban Planning


    We are a creative enterprise of planning, design, engineering + project management professionals. We are committed to resolve complexity and realize opportunity in the way clients and partners develop the world. With a sharp sense of purpose we take clients from inspiration – through conceptualization – to the realization of design and project delivery in the built environment.

    We invite you to join us.

    Our newest opportunity is for a talented Urban Designer  to join our allied practice, InSite  based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates . This position will work under the direction of more senior staff and in collaboration with other team members on master planning and urban development projects across all KEO markets.


    We envisage success in this role to include;

    • Assist in the preparation of conceptual, preliminary and detailed urban designs, site layouts and supporting materials (reports, maps, drawings) for master planning and urban development projects.
    • Assist in the preparation of development control regulations, urban design guidelines, and other related planning and urban design standards for master planning and urban development projects.
    • Assist in the preparation of urban designs that respond to existing regulatory requirements and guidelines for master planning and urban development projects.
    • Coordinate with other disciplines involved in master planning and urban development projects.
    • Assist in the preparation and presentation of plans and reports to clients and regulators.


    To be successful in this dynamic opportunity, we envision that your career journey to date will include 4 years work experience partnered with a Bachelor in Urban Design, Architecture, Landscape Architecture or Urban Planning. 

    KEO’s performance is founded upon integrity, results, innovation, safety and our people. We embrace diversity and recognise its’ contribution to client success wherever we work.

    We are excited to hear how you can partner with our award-winning team and treat all expressions of interest confidentially.

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