Under the supervision and direction of the University Architect, the Campus Planner is responsible for: supporting the planning, landscape architecture and conservation efforts to preserve and enhance the built environment at Texas A&M University (TAMU); ensuring development and changes to the built environment encompass an integrated approach toward the long-term sustainability and management of architectural, environmental, cultural and land resources; assisting in monitoring and coordinating the development and management of the Campus Master Plan; and verifying proposed campus projects are in compliance with TAMU design guidelines.
Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning, Landscape Architecture, Architecture or closely related field or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Six years’ experience of planning and design of construction projects. Knowledge of the principles and practices of campus planning in specific areas such as transportation, land use and programmatic/architectural planning. Knowledge of the principles and practices of planning in general areas, such as land use suitability, site analysis and urban design. Knowledge of campus planning and administration, and current developments in planning including social and environmental considerations. Experience in the planning and design of construction projects. Working experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Microsoft Office.
PREFERRED: Experience in project planning, campus planning, programming, and conceptual design is preferred. Experience as a campus planner or consultant at a major university or institution is preferred. American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) Certification, registered architect in the State of Texas, or registered landscape architect in the State of Texas is preferred.
All applicants must apply online at https://jobpath.tamu.edu. Please see job posting #S00471FY17. Complete online application, cover letter and resume required.
Texas A&M opened its doors in 1876 as the state's first public institution of higher learning. Today, we stand as a research-intensive flagship university dedicated to sending Aggie leaders out into the world prepared to take on the challenges of tomorrow. Texas A&M is located in College Station, Texas, about 90 miles northwest of Houston and within a two- to three-hour drive from Austin and Dalla...s. Texas A&M offers more than 120 undergraduate degrees, 240 graduate degrees and several professional degrees through 16 colleges and schools. With a current student body of over 55,000 and a physical campus of over 5,200 acres, Texas A&M is among the nation’s largest universities.