Urban Designer (Mid to Senior)

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Job Description

We are seeking a mid-level to Senior Urban Designer to join our team at our Notting Hill office.  In this role, you will take a design from concept to masterplan whilst meeting both client and Council requirements.  You will also be involved in preparing fee proposals and project management responsibilities.

Languages needed: English.

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About the company

Taylors is a leading development consultancy recognised for providing outstanding solutions to the urban development, infrastructure and built environment markets for over 50 years.  We boast a team of 140 highly-skilled professionals in Town Planning, Urban Design, Surveying, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Project Management, Finance, Business Development, Human Resources, Marketing and Administration.

The successful candidate will

  • Handle Urban Design and Drafting of various plans including conceptual and detailed masterplans, development plans, site analysis, design response and masterplan application suite of plans;
  • Prepare AutoCAD drawings from hand-drawn concepts;
  • Lot yield analysis and land budget investigation;
  • Source and compile planning and strategic information;
  • Liaise with Urban Design Manager to manage workflow outputs to meet project and budget requirements;
  • Advise clients of accurate timeframes for completion of project milestones and anticipate submission requirements;
  • Consult with Council and other involved parties to obtain information relevant to submissions and project completion;
  • Provide direction to Graduate Urban Designer as required.

Required education and skills

  • Knowledge of development industry trends;
  • Experience producing design solutions in urban and rural contexts;
  • Ability to liaise with a wide variety of people, including government bodies, consultants, developers and residential clients;
  • Proven ability to deliver within time and budgetary controls;
  • High level written and verbal communication skills;
  • Advanced AutoCAD;
  • Current Victorian Driver’s Licence.
  • You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

How to apply

To apply, please email your details to myfuture@taylorsds.com.au including your cover letter and Resume (quoting reference UDPD-UD-17) to our Recruitment Coordinator today!

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