Location: Boulder, CO

Urban Designer

Salary: $40k-$55k/year

Pel-Ona Architects & Urbanists is seeking an Urban Designer!

Our firm offers services of architecture, urban design, master planning, and the crafting of development codes. We believe that our individual lifestyles and our global environment can benefit from compact, walkable, mixed-use, mixed-income and transit-oriented communities. We focus on urbanism with timeless values and sustainable living, at the regional and national scale. Our wide range of experience enables us to quickly develop community plans that combine climate sensitive site planning solutions with diverse building prototypes. We work closely with development and construction teams building neighborhoods in the mountains and the Denver metro area.

We are looking for a candidate to work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary design team on multiple aspects of urban design and planning. Candidates should be comfortable working on several projects at one time, be detail-oriented, and have excellent communication and organizational skills. Strong skills in AutoCAD are required, as well as experience in Photoshop, InDesign and SketchUp. The ideal candidate will thrive in a close and friendly working environment and be flexible enough to enjoy the range of responsibilities that come with working for a small firm.

Candidates Must:

  • Have a degree in architecture or urban design.
  • Be familiar with the goals and principles of New Urbanism.
  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills for client and multi-disciplinary sub-consultant team communications.
  • Possess strong skills in AutoCAD or Revit, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Photoshop and InDesign) and Microsoft Office. ArcGIS skill is a plus.

Job Type
Full-time is 32 hours a week, Monday through Thursday

How to Apply
Please email your resume and portfolio to