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Urban Designer

Category: Other
Description:
THE TOWN OF CARY IS RECRUITING FOR A COLLABORATIVE, INNOVATIVE AND PASSIONATE URBAN DESIGNER TO JOIN OUR ONECARY TEAM AND SHARE IN OUR GOAL OF CREATING THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT THAT DOESN'T EXIST. AT THE TOWN OF CARY, OUR EMPLOYEES WORK TOGETHER TO CHANGE LIVES THROUGH EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE. HIGH-PERFORMING CANDIDATES WHO ARE ADAPTIVE, READY TO ENGAGE IN PROBLEM SOLVING, HAVE THE TECHNICAL SKILLS TO DELIVER, AND WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THEIR COMMUNITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. THE TOWN OF CARY IS IN THE THIRD YEAR OF IMPLEMENTING THE MOST AMBITIOUS LONG-RANGE PLANNING EFFORT IN OUR COMMUNITY'S HISTORY - THE IMAGINE CARY COMMUNITY PLAN. THE PLAN SETS OUT A LONG-TERM VISION, POLICIES, AND STRATEGIC ACTIONS FOR CARY THROUGH 2040. THE IMAGINE CARY PLAN RECOGNIZES THAT WHILE MUCH OF CARY WILL STAY SUBURBAN IN NATURE, WE ARE LOOKING TO FOCUS THE MOST INTENSE DEVELOPMENT IN STRATEGIC LOCATIONS, ENCOURAGE MIXED USE, REDEVELOPMENT, INFILL, AND REVITALIZATION. WE ARE SEEKING A SPECIAL TALENT TO BECOME PART OF AN INNOVATIVE TEAM TO BRING THE VISION IN THE IMAGINE CARY COMMUNITY PLAN TO LIFE, AS WELL AS COLLABORATE IN A FAST-PACED, EVOLVING ENVIRONMENT AND ADAPT TO CHANGE THROUGH CONTINUOUS LEARNING. AS THE URBAN DESIGNER, YOU WILL WORK WITH A WIDE RANGE OF LOCAL AND NATIONAL DEVELOPERS, DESIGN TEAMS AND ARCHITECTS ON A VARIETY OF PROJECTS, AND WILL BE A KEY RESOURCE FOR STAFF IN PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICES THAT WILL SEEK YOUR INPUT AND DESIGN PERSPECTIVE FOR REZONING AND DEVELOPMENT PLANS. YOU ALSO WILL WORK CLOSELY WITH THE DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TO HELP FOSTER IDEAS FOR REDEVELOPMENT AS WELL AS EXAMINE OPPORTUNITIES FOR CARY'S REMAINING GREENFIELD SITES. YOU WILL BE AN ACTIVE PARTICIPANT IN TARGETED DESIGN DISCUSSIONS AND CONVERSATIONS ABOUT THE FUTURE OF CARY. WORK IS PERFORMED UNDER THE GENERAL SUPERVISION OF THE DIRECTOR OF PLANNING INSPECTIONS AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICES, WITH ADDITIONAL ASSIGNMENTS FROM THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR. FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITY AND TO APPLY, VISIT HTTPS://WWW.GOVERNMENTJOBS.COM/CAREERS/TOWNOFCARY/JOBS/2615750/URBAN-DESIGNER
Employer: Town of Cary
Expires: 12/7/2019
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