Stantec Urban Planner – COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT in Pune, India
Primary Purpose of Job:
Contribute to the ongoing growth of STANTEC ResourceNet Private India Ltd by providing Urban Planning support to our regional teams as you work as a team member of the Community Development Business Operating Unit.
Support project local and regional managers/team leader by providing support to ensure that project outcomes in terms of budget, schedule, and quality standards, meet both the client and STANTEC expectations.
o Assisting regional PM deliver land development / redevelopment planning
o Assisting regional PM develop and deliver project from early concept through design development.
o Preparing and completing feasibility Studies
o Master planning – neighborhoods, streetscapes, and airports
o Assisting regional PMs with entitlement procurement for large-scale communities.
o Exposure to region specific design codes, standards, and specifications.
o Land development / re development
Analyze, understand, and produce development regulations
Define development resilience
Develop a plan for Community outreach
o Feasibility study
Define available options
Determine the efficiency, effectiveness, safety of the options
Analyze lifecycle costs – financial, social, and environmental
Recommend preferred option
o Master plans – Neighborhoods, streetscapes, and airports
Develop a phasing and implementation schedule with action priorities identified
SWOT analysis of sites, development of high level conceptual options, location and layout of master planning land uses.
Conceptualize 3D urban environments
Define public, semi-public and private spaces and amenities
Define the mix of uses and their physical relationship
Detail corridor legibility within streetscapes
Define multimodal transportation planning
Develop a plan for local community engagement
o Entitlement procurement for large-scale communities
o Work in collaboration with Project lead and other leads and engineers, designers.
o Ensure the use of consistent design standards and best practices on projects
o Developing excellence by ensuring project efficiencies are achieved.
o Ensure that the quality programs, appropriate design procedures and systems are followed.
Urban Planner – COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
o Full-time student registered in the final semester (only thesis remaining) of a Bachelor of Architecture and/or Planning at an accredited school of Architecture and/or Planning in India.
o 5-7 years relevant experience.
o Sound knowledge of international best practices and demonstration of use of innovative techniques in urban design, urban planning, and sustainable development.
o Demonstrated leadership and ability to work in collaborative multi-discipline groups
o Excellent data manipulation abilities (MS Excel/MS Access database type packages0
o Knowledge of GIS packages Mapinfo, ArcGIS preferred
o Knowledge of AutoCAD 2D / Civil3D preferred
o Proficient using Microsoft Office (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint)
o Strong verbal and written communication skills in English.
o Coordinate and prepare technical report for the projects including data collection, coordinate surveys, compilation, analysis, design drawings, 3D visualizations, reports, presentations, general graphics and info graphics, etc.
o General knowledge of construction techniques and practices, construction management
o Capable to analyze, assess, evaluate the issues, complexity pertaining to projects / work packages and support the team lead in mitigating them in advance
o Competent level of client service management, i.e. able to interface with clients and to build and maintain lasting, positive relationships with our Clients
o Rigorous attention to detail, able to understand and adopt workflows and commitment to personal professional development
o Flexible attitude to accepting different work assignments and pro-active attitude to execution / delivery
o Indian citizen eligible to work in India
Employment Type: Full-Time
Job Type: Regular
Job Category: Architecture
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