Junior Urban Designer

Weston Consulting - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Weston Consulting is an established and progressive land use planning and urban design firm,
which has served public and private sector clients for the past 37 years throughout Toronto, the
Greater Golden Horseshoe, and Ontario. As a result of our continued growth, we require the
addition of a Junior Urban Designer to work within our design department.

About the Position

As a recent graduate, you will possess a sound knowledge of urban design practices and
software. You will have strong analytical and organizational skills and the ability to work with
clients, urban designers, architects and planners. Successful candidates will provide key design
and illustration support on a wide variety of interesting, creative, and challenging development
and administrative projects. You will provide research and best practice precedents for
sustainable practice, development, and planning.

The successful candidate will have the following:
  • 0-3 years of related urban design experience;
  • University degree or graduate degree related to urban design;
(e.g. architecture, landscape architecture, and/or urban design)
  • Ability to produce both conceptual and detailed design packages, with
supporting graphics and analysis.
  • Knowledge and experience with MicroStation, AutoCAD, Adobe InDesign,
Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketchup, rendering software/Visualization;
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and oral, with all levels of staff.
If you are a team player with a focus on design and enjoys being challenged, please apply
within. Our urban designers work on a large collection of projects from urban infill to master
plans to policy documents and analysis reports. You will typically work within a team of
designers, planners, associates, and vice-presidents.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter with their resume and short portfolio or
related works (5mb limit) via email to Shane Morgan at smorgan@westonconsulting.com.
Please include ‘Junior Urban Designer – Your Name’ in the subject line. Please do not include
links to online portfolios. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Primary Work Location: 201 Millway Avenue, Suite 19, Vaughan, ON L4K 5K8
Secondary Work Location: 268 Berkeley Street, Toronto, ON. M5A 2X5