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Vacancy Details - Urban Designer (Ref: SUS2798)

Posted on 26 Nov 2019


Company: Sustrans

Salary: £24,446 pro rata per annum

Location: Edinburgh


Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute.   Sustrans is seeking people with a passion for place and urban design to join our Design and Engineering team. 

Urban Designer (Ref:  SUS2798) 
£24,446 pro rata per annum  
18.75 hours per week – based in Edinburgh
This is a very exciting role to support the delivery of high quality imaginative design work for the Street Design and Pocket Places programme. This includes community led design processes, the design and installation of temporary interventions on the public carriageway, urban realm improvements and design of walking and cycling routes.  There will also be a requirement to assist with data analysis required to develop design proposals within the Street Design and Pocket Places programmes. This may include analysis of data collected on vehicle movements, traffic speeds and point and origin data.     
With relevant practical experience, you will have experience of working on design projects with direct community engagement.  You will have experience in leading workshops, of working on diverse projects implementation and of effective and productive partnership working.  Your excellent visual presentation skills will complement your good written and verbal communication skills and your ability to be proactive.  You will also have knowledge and understanding of active travel and be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.
Please visit our website and follow the instructions for our on-line application process.  Alternatively, email or ring our recruitment line on 0117 915 0325. Please quote reference number.  Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9.00am on Wednesday 4 December 2019.  Interviews will take place in Edinburgh on Tuesday 17 December 2019.
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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