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Urban Designer

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne - 2267572
  • Work for an excellent Metro Melbourne council in a leading job
  • Do you want to progress your urban design career on a contract basis?
  • Are you looking to work on great design projects?

Urban design job, working on activity centre and strategic projects, band 6 level with a Melbourne council.

Your new company

Your new company is a Central Melbourne based council which is considered one of the most forward thinking and progressive councils in Victoria. A new Chief Executive recently restructured the Planning Department and poured money and resources into making sure planners have the authority to effectively manage strategic planning projects. The results have been excellent and the council is now an employer of choice with fantastic career development opportunities.

Your new role

As a Senior Urban Designer, you will:

  • Develop and implement urban design plans and guidelines including, streetscapes, built form, public open spaces, and activity centres.
  • Plan and deliver capital works projects and design frameworks that are integrated with other key strategic plans to meet the objectives of the Council Plan.
  • Provide specialist and technical advice in relation to best practice contemporary and innovative urban design principles
  • Advocate for projects within the community, Council and other government organisations.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have a tertiary qualification in Urban Design or Landscape Architecture and a background in working on urban design projects in the public sector or with a design consultancy. You will have extensive experience using AutoCad, Adobe Suite and project management tools.

What you'll get in return

In return for this Senior Urban Designer job, this council will offer a contract job at band 6 level + super. This is a varied position which will see you work as an integral part of the team in the completion of a variety of projects

What you need to do now

If you are interested in this role, please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to .

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact me on (0)3 9642 4066 for a confidential discussion on your career.


Reference Number:  2267572

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