Senior-level Urban Designer/Planner (Full-time)

PlaceWorks is seeking an experienced urban designer/planner to join, and assist in leading the Community, Planning & Design Team in our Los Angeles office or Santa Ana office. We are looking for individuals with 8+ years of urban design/planning experience as well as project management experience with a variety of public and private sector planning projects, who also have a genuine interest in actively pursuing marketing and business development opportunities for design/planning work, managing client relationships, and overseeing and mentoring junior staff. The ideal candidate is creative, self-starting, outgoing, collaborative, and passionate about helping shape and improve communities through their work. Typical projects of our urban design/planning practice include urban infill development, comprehensive planning, visioning, downtown revitalization, transit-oriented development, streetscape and parks design, mixed-use development, and large-scale master plans, as well as community engagement.

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About PlaceWorks: Based in California, PlaceWorks is one of the premier planning, design, and environmental services firms in the U.S. The firm’s expertise and services span a wide range of practices, including city planning, urban design, landscape architecture, environmental review, GIS, and community participation. Our interdisciplinary, holistic approach integrates sustainability, economic vitality, community goals, and collaboration with our clients in the planning and design process. We are passionate about our work, and together with our clients, will continue to create great places. Learn more about the work we do and how we do it at: