Urban Design Internship (3 – 4 Month Contract)

B&A is one of Canada’s leading planning, design, and engagement firms. We have a thirty-five year track record of success helping our clients manage every step of the planning process from project conceptualization through to approval. We work with an increasingly diverse range of public and private sector clients, including landowners, developers, governments, and leading companies in the aggregate and energy industries.

About the Role

Are you passionate about urban design? Do you thrive on innovation and collaboration ?

As an urban design intern (currently enrolled in post-secondary education in urban design, architecture, landscape architecture, or planning) , you will have the unique opportunity to support your growth as a planning professional and contribute to the continued expansion of B&A’s business throughout Canada. Your passion for the development and delivery of best-practice and new trends in urban design approaches and solutions will drive your success and professional growth with B&A. Working in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team you will provide project support in delivering high-quality, innovative, and compelling urban design solutions on a wide range of complex projects to our increasingly diverse client sectors.

You will support our service areas in delivering high-quality, innovative creative urban design solutions for our clients, Working in both the private and public realm, this interdisciplinary role links together policy planners, engineering, architects, landscape architects and a wide range of stakeholders through physical design concepts at all scales of the built environment.



We are seeking an Urban Design Intern with experience and knowledge of municipal governance structures, community planning, and land development processes in Canada. Your demonstrated understanding of urban design, planning, and land development will enable you to advise and assist with the expansion of B&A’s customized urban design services and solutions for our growing client sector base. Working in collaboration with the B&A team and our industry partners, you will play a key role in the continued growth of our customized services while also being afforded the opportunities to work on a wide range of other complex community design and land development planning initiatives.

  • Accredited degree in urban design/architecture/planning or related field required
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite software required
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and SketchUp
  • Proficiency in hand drawing and sketching
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with an interdisciplinary team
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to client service
  • Familiarity with GIS and database systems
  • Proficiency in MS SharePoint and Office 365 integrations
  • Critical and systems thinking along with attention and commitment to detail
  • Occasional travel may be required

At B&A our core values are centered on relationships, integrity, collaboration, and diversity.

As an equal opportunity employer, our success comes from an environment where collaboration, diversity and inclusion drive innovative and successful outcomes. We believe that by staying true to our values, our place can be anyone’s place.

Are you ready to grow your career? Apply Today

Please submit your cover letter, resume, and portfolio via email to careers@bapg.ca


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