BartonPartners Architects and Planners, Inc. seeks to hire an experienced Urban Designer to serve as an Assistant Project Manager on a full-time basis in our main office in Norristown, PA. Candidate will be expected to provide urban design services, including conceptual level architectural design, community planning support, and project management services for a variety of project types. BartonPartners is a 55 person multidisciplinary design firm providing full service architecture, land planning and urban design, landscape architecture and interior design services to public and private clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic and New England region. To learn more about the firm, visit www.BartonPartners.com.
The successful candidate must be well-versed in the key urban design principles facing both central city, suburban, traditional downtowns, and transit station precincts. Project management skills and community engagement experience is highly desirable. We seek a candidate with previous experience preparing and reviewing land development submissions, encompassing both technical and illustrative deliverables, including site plans, landscape plans, and three-dimensional representations of architectural solutions, as well as experience preparing ordinances and form based codes.
Additionally, the candidate will assist in marketing the firm as it relates to land planning and urban design, including but not limited to proposal generation, project planning/budgeting, task management and project administration.
Those interested should hold a bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in urban design, architecture or urban planning and have at least 7 years of experience in the industry. Applicants should offer excellent verbal, written and hand drawing communications skills and be proficient with Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Significant experience with AutoCAD and SketchUp is required, and those with GIS and 3D visualization skills are strong encouraged to apply. The individual must be willing to travel throughout the Mid-Atlantic & New England regions, attend client and public meetings, and work independently towards scheduled production deadlines.
If you would like to apply please provide a resume, contact information, portfolio of work samples, a writing sample, and three references. Please submit via email to Robert Cogan, Principal at firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.
BartonPartners is committed to diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a generous benefit package, including health care premium assistance, dental care, and a significant 401k match program.
BartonPartners is an integrated design firm offering services in urban, architectural, landscape architecture and interior design services. As an integrated design firm, BartonPartners strives to provide the highest level of service to our clients. With an unrelenting dedication to collaboration, our creative efforts inevitably result in enhancement of the value of our projects and the physical en...vironment within which they reside. Founded in 1990, BartonPartners has evolved into a dynamic firm with over 70 professionals located in two offices – Norristown and Center City Philadelphia.