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Jacobs Senior Urban Designer in North Sydney, Australia

Senior Urban Designer


At Jacobs, you will work with the most talented professionals and thought leaders to shape the future of the global professional services sector as we deliver ground-breaking and life-changing solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. With more than $12 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 50,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional, construction and program management for business, commercial, government and infrastructure sectors.

Our people improve lives and connect communities through transformative transport, water, built environment and power projects. We are innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. Visit www.jacobs.com to see how you can make a difference.

About the opportunity

Our Buildings & Infrastructure line of business has access to 10,000 professionals across the globe. Our team of engineers, designers and planners work to deliver projects in Transport Planning, Roads, Rail, Bridges, Project Management, Security Services, Building Structures & Services and Asset Management Planning.

With a solid pipeline of work in New South Wales, we are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Senior Urban Designer to join our team in Sydney. This is a hands-on role, that will require you to work across various multidisciplinary projects requiring exceptional collaboration abilities. This is an excellent opportunity for a young professional to be closely mentored by a team of highly experienced Designers.

About you

To be successful you will be required to demonstrate the following:

  • A Degree in Architecture

  • Advanced ability to work hands-on with design software such as Autocad, Sketchup, Illustrator, Photoshop

  • 6-12 years of experience, working within the NSW Planning system

  • Experience working with SEPP 65 and the NSW Apartment Design Guide

  • Advanced design and presentation skills

  • Experience working on urban development projects

  • Ability to work under tight project timeframes

  • Good project management and co-ordination skills, and ability to work unsupervised to meet project milestones

  • Mentoring of junior staff

  • A keen focus on design excellence and innovation

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to input to bids and proposals

  • A true team player and collaborator

  • Optimistic and enthusiastic outlook

Why Jacobs

We reflect our clients’ diversity at Jacobs. We value inclusion and diversity as it energises our people and encourages creativity, collaboration and innovation. Our global culture of caring fosters a workplace where we value the safety, positive mental health, inclusion and belonging of all our employees. Joining Jacobs introduces you to a variety of established global employee networks dedicated to empowering employees to maximise their potential through engagement and development opportunities across all career stages.

One of the many ways we thank our employees for their dedication and hard work, is offering quality, flexible benefit options that keep you and your family, physically and financially healthy. You’ll have access to several employee benefits including professional/educational support, flexible work arrangements, salary sacrifice options, monthly social events or community involvement programs. It’s a great time to join Jacobs as we actively nurture and support our diverse employee and client networks across all ethnicities and cultures.

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Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

Primary Location Australia-Australia Countrywide-North Sydney

Req ID: BI 0006ML