Senior Urban Designer


Bristol or Reading
£24,985 pro rata pa

Paid • Part Time • Permanent

Reference: 73181EVJ

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Wednesday, 30th May 2018   3 days left

Sustrans, the charity that’s enabling people to travel by foot, bike or public transport for more of the journeys we make every day, is looking for a highly motivated person, who is passionate about the promotion of sustainable transport, who has a strong technical background and relevant experience to join our England South Design & Engineering Team in the following role:

Senior Urban Designer


£24,985 pro rata per annum 

30 hours per week - based in Bristol or Reading

This is a very exciting role which will involve communities in designing better places for walking and cycling, engaging with schools and neighbourhoods. This will include urban realm improvements, temporary infrastructure, design of walking and cycling routes and delivering community engagement events

Educated to degree level or equivalent or with a relevant qualification in Urban Design, Landscape Architecture or an alternative, relevant and demonstrable specialism (e.g. Collaborative Design), you will have experience of working on design projects with a significant level of community engagement. You will also have experience of working in partnership with colleagues and local authorities across a wide range of disciplines, of workshop facilitation, of project management and of encouraging community engagement through outreach and events. You will also be an excellent communicator, be proactive, have excellent networking skills, have excellent visual presentation skills and an ability to be organised, efficient, to function with limited supervision and be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

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