Job Details



Post Date:

March 28, 2018


University of Virginia


Charlottesville, VA


 The University of Virginia invites letters of application, curriculum vitae, and nomination for the position of Architect/Planner.

Under the direction of the Architect for the University in the Office of the Architect, the Architect/Planner researches, develops, and prepares preliminary and final program plans for short- and long-range capital planning efforts and assists in process design for planning efforts and capital projects. The Architect/Planner also serves as a resource for the development, analysis, and synthesis of space utilization and architectural and interior design.

The ideal candidate must be service-oriented and have the ability to work successfully on a large variety of projects as a key team member, either independently or in a multi-disciplinary group, in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. Possess demonstrated planning-related written and graphic work products. Have knowledge, abilities and strengths in space utilization, overall program planning, architectural design and developing feasibility studies for capital projects and development of long range capital planning and space allocation strategies.

• Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Planning, Architecture, or Engineering.
• Minimum 4-7 years of progressively relevant planning and/or design experience with analytical background and strengths in space utilization, benchmarking, overall program planning, architectural design, developing feasibility studies for capital projects and development of long range capital.
• LEED AP accreditation preferred.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and electronic database development (GIS desirable).

To Apply:
To express interest in this opportunity, please prepare and upload a cover letter stating your interest in the position, along with a CV to and search posting number 0622824.
This search will be carried out with full confidentiality.

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The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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