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Alivia
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338 Jones Cliffs
Houston
TX
338 Jones Cliffs
Houston
TX
Experience Experience
11/2016 – present
San Francisco, CA
Land & Urban Planner, Principal
Land & Urban Planner, Principal
11/2016 – present
San Francisco, CA
Land & Urban Planner, Principal
11/2016 – present
  • Develops resource plans, AOP and technology budget recommendations and manages all aspects of the casting and focus for studio work product
  • Makes individual project and work assignment decisions in correlation with our internal resource strategies
  • Manages high complexity of work and risk with high level of sensitivity
  • Identifying opportunities to evolve our comprehensive plans through active engagement with WDI creative portfolio leaders as well as other internal and external partners
  • Develops, reviews and approves work plans for all studio-related efforts
  • Functional leader responsible for hiring, firing, leading, developing, directing priorities, performance reviews, merit and bonus planning for the studio
  • Developing planning principles to establish the unique character, quality of place and defining features aligned with the creative vision for each portfolio
08/2013 – 08/2016
Chicago, IL
Senior Urban Planner
Senior Urban Planner
08/2013 – 08/2016
Chicago, IL
Senior Urban Planner
08/2013 – 08/2016
  • Prepare fee proposals, develop work plans, and coordinate planning efforts to support project management
  • Assists team to work on complex and unconventional types of plans, investigations, surveys, with complex features for which there may be no precedents
  • To development and maintain relationships with clients and entities and to attendance / run regular meetings or workshops
  • Provide technical expertise in the preparation of feasibility studies and reports in coordination with the project manager
  • Involvement in the delivery of hands-on training of entities through a range of workshops and working sessions
  • Leading and managing projects, scoping and costing of projects, tracking job costs and working to specification
  • Providing timely and accurate planning advice
03/2007 – 04/2013
New York, NY
Urban Planner
Urban Planner
03/2007 – 04/2013
New York, NY
Urban Planner
03/2007 – 04/2013
  • 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
  • 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
  • Space Launch Ground Infrastructure Planning and Design
  • Commercial Spaceport planning, licensing and consulting
  • Airspace analysis and flight safety risk analysis
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning
Loyola Marymount University
Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning
Skills Skills
  • Transferrable skills to take on a variety of types of task with an ability to learn new skills and concepts quickly
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills. The ability to prioritise tasks, work under pressure and meet strict deadlines is essential
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, particularly in cross-cultural environments; ability to speak other languages is beneficial
  • Ability to provide broader view on a problem or solution while retaining the ability to integrate with specialist disciplines
  • Good communication through sketching, drawing, presentations and/or use of graphic and presentation software (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Powerpoint)
  • Strong team working skills, with experience working creatively and collaboratively in wide-ranging contexts
  • Good written communication skills
  • An understanding and interest in cross-cutting issues including sustainability, resilience, and climate change
  • Typically solid experience in architecture, urban design, urban planning, community or economic development in urban contexts
  • Create and share knowledge, tools and approaches which improve development practice
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Land & Urban Planner, Principal Resume Examples & Samples

  • With direction and oversight from the Menu & Master Planning Executive, he/she will lead an small integrated team representing five key areas of expertise
  • Serving as the trusted resource for land and resort planning intelligence of our global resorts
  • Developing planning principles to establish the unique character, quality of place and defining features aligned with the creative vision for each portfolio
  • Managing the master land use and comprehensive master plan for each resort which identifies areas for short and long-term growth
  • Providing site and land use analysis for project-specific efforts
  • Identifying opportunities to evolve our comprehensive plans through active engagement with WDI creative portfolio leaders as well as other internal and external partners
  • Leads the process of maintaining a consistent, yet evolving, overall vision of the each property (annual Master Land Use Plan) while responding to changing market and strategic planning conditions, internal and external creative influences, and project specific requirements for each new development opportunity
  • Acts as a key strategic and business development liaison, creating new relationships with key decision makers and shapers of the Global Menu Plan, expanding the Land & Urban Planning studio’s stable of clients and portfolio partnerships
  • Possesses an intuitive understanding of the pre-development and real estate development and specific environmental and regulatory processes which impact planning strategy in each resort
  • Continually assesses available technology (modeling, data management, rendering, and GIS) against proven studio planning methodologies and business practices and make recommendations to senior leadership on appropriate directions to pursue
  • Manages high complexity of work and risk with high level of sensitivity
  • Functional leader responsible for hiring, firing, leading, developing, directing priorities, performance reviews, merit and bonus planning for the studio
  • Develops resource plans, AOP and technology budget recommendations and manages all aspects of the casting and focus for studio work product
  • Develops, reviews and approves work plans for all studio-related efforts
  • Makes individual project and work assignment decisions in correlation with our internal resource strategies
  • Works independently without direct supervision
  • Primary representative of the Land & Urban Planning studio within WDI
  • Serves as a member of the Menu & Master Planning leadership team with peer leaders of studio (Menu Planning, Franchise Management and Pre-Development)
  • Minimum of 12 years job related experience of large scale community, resort or entertainment/leisure projects in architectural, urban planning or urban design practice
  • Minimum of 5 years of proven experience in successfully managing personnel, providing leadership, mentoring, coaching and guidance and managing a team through all phases of the planning process
  • Demonstrated general knowledge of urban design and planning, urban history and theory, planning and environmental law, and private and public development
  • Ability to successfully lead small project teams, including consultants, staff extensions, interns and contractors on assigned projects
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally, written and in formal speech/presentation settings with peers and senior leaders
  • Ability to establish direction and direct execution of work for self and others
  • Ability to both think at a high level and execute at a tactical level
  • Advanced knowledge and competence in the use of ESRI developed software
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Keynote, advanced Excel, and other graphic communication software
  • Membership, and active participation, in one or more professional organizations such as AICP, ASLA, ULI, AIA, APA, SARA, NCARB, LEED
  • Proven and sustained experience in developing large-scale entertainment/leisure planning projects
  • Strong technical understanding of planning tools and software
  • Proven experience in leveraging and evolving the use of technology in service of a planning practice
  • Knowledge and appreciation for the Disney brand
  • Knowledge and/or planning experience with Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
  • Professional degree in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Urban Planning or related planning degree from an accredited program
  • Landscape Architecture or Architecture license or other professional planning credentials
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Ph-land & Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design, promote and administer master plans affecting land use, environmental, commercial facilities, housing, and transportation
  • Create, prepare, or requisition graphic and narrative site plans on land use data, including land area maps overlaid with site variables such as aerials and existing/future development parcels
  • Produce multiple iterative options of site plans for proposed design program
  • Determine the effects of regulatory limitations on projects
  • Assess the feasibility of proposals and identify necessary changes
  • Advise planning team on project feasibility, cost-effectiveness, regulatory conformance, and possible alternatives
  • Discuss with planning and project teams the purpose of land use projects such as transportation, conservation, residential, commercial, industrial, and community use
  • Coordinate work with consultants, designers and business partners during the formulation of plans and the design of real-estate projects
  • Review and evaluate environmental impact reports pertaining to site specific planning projects
  • Minimum of 5 years of proven experience in developing and laying out site plans and concepts of real-estate projects including commercial, retail and residential
  • Demonstrated planning and design experience with urban, architectural, landscape and infrastructure projects
  • Advanced design drawing capabilities, in both digital (CAD/Digital Graphics) and analog (hand drawn sketches/plans) mediums
  • Advanced knowledge of CAD software, including AutoCAD and MicroStation
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop and Illustrator and other graphic communication software
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally, written and informal speech/presentation settings with peers and senior leaders
  • Ability to establish direction and direct execution of work for self and partners
  • Ability to think at a high level and execute at a tactical level
  • Highly collaborative and team oriented work style
  • Positive attitude and proven ability to influence partners
  • Advanced graduate degree in a related specialized field
  • Advanced knowledge and competence in the use of ESRI GIS software
  • Continued education and advanced studies in computer graphic design and/or GIS (Geographic Information Systems)
  • Professional degree in Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Urban Design, Urban Planning or related planning degree from an accredited program
  • Architect’s license or other professional planning credentials
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Urban Planner, Dubai Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provide support in terms of technical expertise and administration for a range of projects, including strategic planning, land use planning and master planning
  • Work within multi-disciplinary teams of planners, urban designers, landscape architects and engineers to complete land development, master planning and strategic planning projects
  • Prepare presentations for ultimate delivery to clients, stakeholders and government (approving agencies) to advance understanding of projects, approvals for: development, master plans, development guidelines and policies
  • Liaise with government agencies and other authorities as may be required regarding development objectives, policies and procedures
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s Quality Assurance policies and procedures
  • Assist with the identification and pursuit of business development opportunities
  • Prepare proposals and qualification documents in the interest of obtaining new assignments
  • Provide assistance to senior management, the Strategic Planning and Economic Development Team and the wider Design + Planning studio as may be required from time to time
  • Provide effective representation for the Organisation, developing and managing relationships with the client and other local authorities
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • 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
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Associate Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Managing teams preparing land use plans and development policies for master planning and other urban development and governance projects
  • Managing teams preparing zoning and development control regulations, guidelines, processes and procedures
  • Oversee the analysis of factors affecting land use and community development including economic, socio-demographic, legal, political, cultural, physical and environmental
  • Managing teams that respond to regulatory requirements for development planning approvals and non-objection certificates
  • Coordinate with other internal disciplines and manage the activities of outside sub-consultants in the execution of assigned projects
  • Prepare and present urban plans and reports to clients and regulators
  • Prepare technical and financial proposals for designated project opportunities and participate in business development activities as required
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to staff
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Principal Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning, Urban Design, Architecture or a similar discipline from a recognized international university
  • Postgraduate qualifications in Urban Planning, Urban Design or a similar discipline related to physical master planning from a recognized international university
  • Minimum 15 years’ experience with well-established international Urban Planning, Urban Design or Architecture firms and/or developers
  • Experience managing a team of Urban Planners and Design staff, guiding and coaching them through all stages of the planning process
  • Experience managing comprehensive master plans for large-scale land development and urban planning projects
  • Excellent knowledge of land development, urban design and planning, principles, methods, sustainability guidelines and public regulations
  • International experience in master planning of wide variety of mixed-use projects franging from revitalization and green/brown field sites
  • Hands-on design experience both freehand and computer aided
  • Excels in English verbal and written communication and presentation skills. Demonstrated ability to present in front of senior client representatives, supervisors and peers
  • Advanced knowledge of relevant planning and design software tools
  • Highly team orientated work style and positive attitude
  • Ability to motivate and provide direction
  • GCC experience preferred
  • Membership and active participation in a professional organization is highly preferred
  • Knowledge of sustainability principles, certification preferred
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Conducts alternate site research and prepares various reports related to leasing, zoning, RF, land use viability, and consolidation of tower sites
  • Conduct field investigations, surveys, impact studies or other research to compile and analyze data on economic, social, regulatory, or physical factors affecting land use
  • Create, prepare or requisition graphic and narrative reports on land use data, including land area maps overlaid with geographic variables such as population demographics
  • Reviews Alternate Site Review reports submitted by vendors, prepares final documents and addendums to research
  • Discuss alternate site locations with planning officials. Keep informed about economic or legal issues involved in zoning codes, building codes or environmental regulations
  • Coordinates with outside vendors as directed
  • Provides candidate-specific recommendations for leasing and land use viability
  • Occasionally conducts negotiations to secure alternate locations
  • Other projects within the PEP Strategic Relocation group, as directed
  • Minimum of 1-year experience in urban planning or related field
  • Analytical and scientific software experience including computer aided design CAD, desktop publishing software, graphics or photo imaging, map creation and reading
  • Customer and personal service
  • Administration and management
  • Relationship building
  • Real estate law and government experience
  • Deductive reasoning
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2-3 years of planning or related architecture experience
  • Proven background in creative collaboration with multi-disciplinary teams, from concept through presentation
  • Knowledge and passion for working on a variety of projects including urban design & planning
  • Creative Initiator that brings curiosity, enthusiasm and a “can do” attitude
  • Bachelor of Architecture, Environmental Design or planning discipline equivalent required, advanced degree in Urban Design or Planning preferred
  • Strong Proficiency in use of digital design tools including Revit, Rhino, Sketch-up, 3D Studio Max, VRay, Adobe Suite
  • Preferred computational efficiency in Grasshopper or Dynamo
  • Desire to develop strong leadership, management, and mentoring skills
  • Experience in 3D building massing and conceptualization
  • GIS Mapping & database skills are preferred
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Space Launch Ground Infrastructure Planning and Design
  • Commercial Spaceport planning, licensing and consulting
  • Airspace analysis and flight safety risk analysis
  • Development of explosive site plans
  • Development of operational plans and documents
  • Control of public access
  • Launch site investigation plans
  • Preparation of FAA licensing documentation (14 CFR Parts 413, 415, 420, 435)
  • Launch License
  • Launch Site Operators License
  • Reentry Site License
  • Coordination with Airports and Spaceports
  • Airport Layout Plan
  • Airport / Spaceport Master Plans
  • Technical and Financial / Economic Feasibility Studies
  • Utilizing industry standards
  • Developing decision-support for spaceport policy, resolving airport planning, operational and implementation challenges across a wide spectrum of airport types and geographies and expanding the business practice
  • Having experience with aviation planning practices and trends affecting the aviation and commercial space industry
  • Travel will be required
  • Ability to lead or manage spaceport planning/licensing or design projects
  • Ability to support client relationship building efforts and growth initiatives
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provide specific technical expertise in strategic and urban planning and work within a team of planners and engineers to complete urban planning, and strategic planning projects
  • Develop and implement the scope and approach to projects to best suit client needs, context, and budgets and to deliver a high quality and innovative solution for projects
  • Advise planning officials on project feasibility, cost-effectiveness, regulatory conformance, and possible alternatives
  • Undertaking research and compiling information on a variety of planning issues from multiple sources
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s quality assurance policies and procedures
  • Prepare and present submissions/reports to support projects and ensure quality deliverables
  • Provide further assistance to senior management as may be required from time to time
  • Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, geography and/or a related discipline is essential
  • Master’s level degree in urban planning, urban design or a related discipline is desirable
  • Minimum 4 years of urban planning experience required
  • Experience managing and delivering a range of urban planning projects
  • Strong understanding of governance, development and implementation
  • Experience in transport modelling and forecasting of highway and/or public transport demand and supply is desirable
  • Hands-on experience in a consultancy environment undertaking complex urban infrastructure projects, and experience advising the private sector and/or government(s) will be attractive
  • Ideal candidates will demonstrate strong technical and communication skills, capability of leadership, understanding of the challenges faced in an infrastructure consulting environment, an ability to work in a multi-disciplinary and integrated team environment, and a strong aptitude for nurturing client relationships and self-starting
  • Experience of international work is desirable and a willingness to travel will be an advantage
  • Able to manage client contact and liaison
  • An entrepreneurial and “can-do” attitude
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Associate / Senior Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Promising portfolio of at least two large scale and three small scale planning/ design work which demonstrates technical capabilities across a variety of urban design, hospitality and tourism related projects
  • Demonstrate an ability to draw on various benchmark projects
  • Engagement in projects at various stages including construction stage will be preferred
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Senior Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Leading and managing projects, scoping and costing of projects, tracking job costs and working to specification
  • Providing timely and accurate planning advice
  • Supporting and initiating business development activities
  • Coordinating work of junior planners
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Supporting the effective and efficient management of projects including: scoping and costing of projects, tracking job costs and working to specification
  • Providing timely and accurate advice to the planning team in servicing internal and external client requirements
  • Working alongside other professionals on a range of multidisciplinary projects
  • Liaising with internal and external Clients and Consultants and key stakeholders as required
  • Business development activities
  • Preparing all documentation in accordance with AECOM and/ or Project standard formats
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provides support to Principals and other Business Line Leads
  • Identify opportunities in large Urban Planning initiatives and projects
  • Compile and analyze data on economic, social, environmental, and physical factors affecting land use, project community future needs, and prepares graphics and narrative reports on data
  • Monitor and verify compliance with local, state and federal laws
  • Advise various councils, boards and commissions and elected official on planning-related issues
  • Develop and evaluate plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities
  • May work closely with client or project manager
  • Write, edit and provide technical oversight on planning documents
  • Perform and manage complex and sensitive professional planning projects, research and analysis
  • Recognize problems and anticipates future requirements
  • Exercise independent judgment
  • Masters Degree in related area of study
  • Experience with urban planning projects with public, private, and federal agencies
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning, Architecture, or a closely related field of study required
  • Candidates must have the ability to effectively communicate in the English language, both in verbal and written form and should be able to convey complex information in a clear, concise, and positive manner as well as prepare visual aids and make public presentations in a competent and professional manner
  • Candidates must also demonstrate the ability to: analyze facts involved in the land-use decision-making process; conduct technical research; interpret and apply department policies and procedures; organize, prioritize, and independently perform work assignments; and manage numerous projects with constant deadlines in a demanding office environment
  • Assist in the coordination of projects from conception (feasibility) through final document preparations
  • Applicants must have the ability to read and interpret planning maps, site plans and architectural drawings
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Professional, AutoCAD, Sketchup, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and ESRI ArcGIS is required. Rhinocerous and grasshopper experience is also desired
  • Previous related experience of 0-2 years is preferred
  • Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Architecture, or related field of study is preferred and may be substituted for part of the required experience
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Senior Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists team to work on complex and unconventional types of plans, investigations, surveys, with complex features for which there may be no precedents
  • Prepare and implement a business plan to grow planning capabilities throughout the West region of Jacobs
  • Grow the client base for Jacobs in the West region
  • Oversight of planning staff on projects
  • Recruitment of planning talent to achieve the goals of the business plan
  • Mentoring of younger planning staff for professional development and growth
  • Assist in preparation of conceptual plans and/or land planning for various large scale and complex projects
  • Integration of land use/urban planning with NEPA planning practices and pursuits setting strategies to achieve environmental permitting
  • Provide technical expertise in the preparation of feasibility studies and reports in coordination with the project manager
  • Prepare initial drafts of submittal documents to obtain approvals/permits
  • Meet with reviewers to obtain project approvals/permits and coordinate plan changes with engineers
  • Identify planning strategies using software to organize/evaluate data and assess scenarios
  • Performs spatial and GIS-based data analysis on projects
  • Responsible for public presentations and public facilitation on projects
  • Prepare fee proposals, develop work plans, and coordinate planning efforts to support project management
  • Master’s Degree in Urban Planning/Design, Architecture or Business is required
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience
  • Ability to utilize computer systems as a tool to effectively manage projects
  • Must keep current in the planning specialty through continuing education
  • Must have developed the following advanced skills; oral and written communication skills, planning, team work, decision making, judgment and problem solving
  • Must be resourceful and self-directed
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Principal Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Industrial MP experience – from concept through to detailed master plan (useful to have front-end design, but not absolutely necessary. However, good understanding of urban planning and design principles)
  • Good client-fronting experience
  • Experience as project lead
  • Able to think on feet
  • Experience on project with multi-disciplinary input
  • Local Doha experience especially with regulatory approvals – ideally currently Doha-based (if no NOC issues) or able to relocate
  • Experience in stakeholder coordination/management
  • Qualifications
  • Degree Qualified in related field
  • 10-15 years of relevant work experience
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Senior Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead and work closely with assigned team members and ensure they are given clear instructions about the work. Implement approved Government policies, processes, procedures for work and people management and monitor their adherence so that work is conducted efficiently. Physical Planning
  • Lead in the planning and design of areas, including the layout of blocks, streets, open spaces, and the allocation of land uses, densities, heights and other planning considerations. Project Planning
  • Prepare work programs to translate project objectives provided by the Client into detailed plans and take on the responsibility to subdivide work assignments and tasks to the project team. Project Management and Implementation
  • Implement required measures during the project management process and lead the team by resolving any problems, technical issues or deviations from plans to ensure that project progress is maintained as per plan. Reporting
  • Report to the Client on a daily basis about all aspects of the projects under implementation by the team and seek the advice, guidance and intervention to overcome a challenge or delay. Relationships with External Agencies
  • Maintain contact and coordination with the multiple external agencies involved in the translation of the Government
  • S development mandate and master plan objectives into work plans through maintaining meaningful working relationships to facilitate a shared understanding. Consultants and Service Providers
  • Lead the process of consultant monitoring for the assigned area and implement the guidelines for review and monitoring to ensure consultants
  • Output conforms to defined standards
  • S degree required in Urban Planning, Urban Design or equivalent; advanced degree desirable Minimum 15 years of progressive Urban Planning & Design experience leading interdisciplinary teams for a variety of projects in the Middle East region Experience in affordable housing, urban renewal & revitalization projects. Experience with producing master plans, urban design plans, conceptual design and layout Critical understanding of the influence and potential of urban design in regenerating urban areas and developing sustainable communities Strong leaderships and organizational skills. Creative thinking and an in depth understanding of current best practice Ability to involve and represent wide
  • Ranging and diverse interests in the development planning and design process and to reconcile conflicting demands. Experience in managing consultants and overseeing a budget Good interpersonal skills and the ability to make public presentations. Ability to operate in a fast paced environment. Ability to prioritize, work effectively in a dynamic team environment and work autonomously Demonstrated ability to advance contemporary planning, urban design and open space design principles in a variety of urban and suburban contexts. Strong project management skills
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Carry out quantitative analysis on specific urban districts and/or capital investment projects using AECOM’s decision support tools
  • Build models using Microsoft Excel and other software to improve the preparation of development plans and projects
  • Design user-friendly interfaces for models and other decision support tools
  • Prepare contract deliverables, such as reports and PowerPoint presentations
  • Assist the studio with the development of new decision support tools
  • Interest in and fluency with sustainable development in the urban context
  • Interest in quantitative modeling in the urban planning and urban development field
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Providing input in the preparation of project strategies/applications driven by the business units, focusing on Apartments, Mixed Use and Residential business units
  • Co-ordinating external consultants in preparing and informing land use strategies, preparation of planning briefs, reviews and co-ordination of planning deliverables
  • Providing planning advice and guidance on statutory planning issues, processes and timeframes during the due-diligence process
  • Undertake reviews and communicate key planning policy issues and changes to internal stakeholders, including strategic plans and draft planning policies
  • Develop and maintain strong partnering relationships with key stakeholders both internally and externally
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Enhance the sustainability and resilience of communities in developing countries
  • Strengthen the technical and strategic capacity of our partners
  • Put sustainability and resilience at the centre of development practice
  • Create and share knowledge, tools and approaches which improve development practice
  • Demonstrate that social value can be the heart of business
  • Monitor expenditure using Arup’s financial systems and ensuring Arup Management Systems (Quality Assurance) procedures are adhered to
  • Allocate tasks to members of the team and monitor progress
  • Co-ordinating inputs from others in Arup and ensure a high quality output
  • Post-graduate degree in Urban Design, Urban Planning or equivalent experience
  • Typically solid experience in architecture, urban design, urban planning, community or economic development in urban contexts
  • Good communication through sketching, drawing, presentations and/or use of graphic and presentation software (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Powerpoint)
  • Experience of research
  • Good written communication skills
  • Depth of knowledge in one or more sector or area relevant to the urban built environment, especially in developing country contexts, e.g. housing, climate change, etc
  • Experience working with a development organisation or local/ national government in a developing country is desirable. You are required to have an understanding of the development context
  • Transferrable skills to take on a variety of types of task with an ability to learn new skills and concepts quickly
  • Ability to provide broader view on a problem or solution while retaining the ability to integrate with specialist disciplines
  • An understanding and interest in cross-cutting issues including sustainability, resilience, and climate change
  • Strong team working skills, with experience working creatively and collaboratively in wide-ranging contexts
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, particularly in cross-cultural environments; ability to speak other languages is beneficial
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills. The ability to prioritise tasks, work under pressure and meet strict deadlines is essential
  • The position is UK based but the Group’s work is international and significant overseas travel may be required
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Assistant Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Urban planning or related bachelor’s degree is required
  • Familiarity with environmental policy and compliance is required
  • Visual/graphic design skills using ArcGIS and ESRI, Adobe Creative Suite is required
  • Valid driver's license and safe driving record is required
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support the production of high-quality urban planning, design and master planning project submissions in the UAE and the wider Middle East and Africa
  • Support in the preparation of technical bids and fee proposals for master planning and urban design projects and other major infrastructure projects where appropriate
  • Project management of small scale projects involving multi-disciplinary teams
  • Will be required to travel within the Middle East region to projects in a variety of geographical locations, including Saudi Arabia
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with clients, attending meetings, workshops and seminars
  • Other duties associated with the main role and responsibilities will be requested from time to time
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • 7-10 years of planning or related architecture experience
  • Strong leadership, management, and mentoring skills, and/or the desire to develop those skills
  • Experience contributing to business development strategies and a desire to help build a practice
  • Bachelor of Architecture, Environmental Design or planning discipline equivalent required; advanced degree in Urban Design or Planning preferred
  • Strong Proficiency in use of digital design tools including Rhino, Sketch-up, 3D Studio Max, Revit,, VRay, Adobe Suite
  • GIS Mapping and analysis skills are preferred
  • Computational efficiency in Grasshopper or Dynamo is preferred
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Senior Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Involvement in the preparation of high-quality technical planning and training material
  • Involvement in the delivery of hands-on training of entities through a range of workshops and working sessions
  • Involvement in the review of Strategic 5-Year Project Plans and the preparation of formal written feedback (with clear recommendations)
  • Undertake the management of projects requiring integrated, multi-disciplinary outcomes
  • To development and maintain relationships with clients and entities and to attendance / run regular meetings or workshops
  • Other duties associated with the role and responsibilities of the position may be requested from time to time
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture and/or urban planning and design
  • 2-5+ years of related project experience,
  • Proficiency in modeling using 2D/3D software, such as CAD, Revit, Octane, 3dViz, 3d Studio MAX, and/or Rhino utilizing Vray
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and SketchUp
  • Knowledge of relevant zoning codes and other planning regulations
  • Licensure and LEED accreditation a plus
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Senior Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Zoning verification for property, including reviewing applications for business licenses for zoning consistency and issuance of certificates of use
  • Review of requirements for development project close out and issuance of certificates of occupancy
  • Prepare staff analysis for discretionary actions of City Council such as rezonings, land use map amendments, Planned Unit Developments, and variances based on the standards of the City Code of Ordinances
  • Maintaining files of development and building applications and permits
  • Coordinate and administer the printing and delivery of signs and other notifications required by law regarding requests for zoning, use permits, variances, and any other actions requiring advertising
  • Update city forms, maps, website, and other documents related to the Development Department
  • Prepare weekly reports of customer activity
  • Assist Director of Development to perform other Planning and Zoning assistance not specifically set forth above
  • Bachelors Degree in Urban Planning, Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Public Administration or related field is required
  • Minimum of 3 years progressive experience working in a local government performing duties of Land Use Planning, Zoning Administration, Development Administration, and Permit Administration is required
  • Familiarity with principles of Land Use Planning, Site Planning, Zoning Ordinances, Development Regulations, and Permitting procedures and record-keeping is required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including customer-service orientation and organizational skills required
  • Use of Microsoft Office software, familiarity with use of internet website administration is required
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist in the preparation of land use plans and development policies for master planning and other urban development and governance projects
  • Assist in the preparation of zoning and development control regulations, guidelines, processes and procedures
  • Compile and analyze factors affecting land use and community development including economic, socio-demographic, legal, political, cultural, physical and environmental
  • Respond to regulatory requirements for development planning approvals and non-objection certificates
  • Coordinate with other disciplines involved in master planning or other urban development and governance projects
  • Assist in the preparation and presentation of urban plans and reports to clients and regulators
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Urban Planner Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum 4-7 years of progressively responsible related experience in a public planning office required
  • BS or MS degree in city/regional planning or a closely related field preferred
  • Experience with ArcGIS, Microsoft Office applications, and Adobe Creative Cloud applications, including InDesign and Photoshop, preferred
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CHM Senior Urban Planner Dubai, UAE Resume Examples & Samples

  • Master planning; through the development of high level conceptual options, knowledge of current trends and technologies in planning and integrating inputs and outputs with the environmental, infrastructure and transportation planners
  • Urban design: writing and illustrating urban design and concept architecture concepts, explanation and analysis of a project’s requirements to develop urban design and landscape guidelines
  • Landscape design/architecture: writing and illustrating landscape design/ landscape architecture and placemaking concepts