Senior Urban Designer

Hansen is an award winning consultancy offering expertise in urban planning, urban design and landscape architecture. Our business is understanding how towns, cities and regions function.

Our designs are successful because we explore what makes sites work as places for people. We place strong emphasis on design that is innovative and flexible enough to keep pace with modern living. We are sensitive to visual and environmental values and focus on design excellence as our primary objective. Our design team has a wealth of creative talent and design flair. We create new and innovative designs which are environmentally sustainable, innovative and workable as places for people to enjoy and want to be a part of.

We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Urban Designer to join the design team in our Melbourne office to work on exciting urban design projects  (Built Form Review, Structure Planning, Master Planning, Streets for People projects) across Australia and South East Asia.

Applicants should have a relevant tertiary qualification in Urban Design, Landscape Architecture, Architecture or an allied discipline, at least 4-5 years professional experience, be proficient in Adobe Suite, SketchUp Pro (or other 3D software platform), QGIS, AutoCAD and Microsoft Office software.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate initiative, must have good oral and written communication skills, understanding of the Victorian Planning Scheme, must be able to work both independently and as part of a collaborative team, and have a passion for public realm oriented urban design projects.

Extensive professional experience within Australia is essential.

Applicants must have a Victorian Driver’s Licence or valid equivalent.

Applicants can apply in confidence to the following: