The buildingcommunityWORKSHOP is a Texas based nonprofit community design center seeking to improve the livability and viability of communities through the practice of thoughtful design and making. We enrich the lives of citizens by bringing design thinking to areas of our city where resources are most scarce. To do so, the bcWORKSHOP recognizes that it must first understand the social, economic, and environmental issues facing a community before beginning work.
Position Title: Community Design Associate (Full time staff position)
Location: Houston, TX
Start: January 2014
Compensation: $32,000 - $36,000
MAIN PURPOSE & FUNCTION:
The Community Design Associate is a full time staff member of the bcWORKSHOP, reporting to the Associate Director Houston. The Associate is primarily responsible for project management. Additional responsibilities would include contributing to the organizations growth and success in Houston through creative and co-operative efforts. bcW is committed to community based design and is active in a series of dynamic and
challenging projects throughout the region, such as neighborhood planning, housing design and policy analysis. This position reports to the Associate Director.
SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Please email interest letter, resume, and work samples (10mb maximum file size) to: Trena Lechleitner (no phone calls please) at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference “HOU CDA 2014” in the subject line of your email.