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Urban Designer

National Fitness Campaign San Francisco, CA
  • Expired: 10 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

National Fitness Campaign (NFC) is seeking an experienced and motivated design professional to join our San Francisco based team, and help shape a healthier built environment across the country. We are searching for a skilled designer with a passion for health and wellness that is open to a creative role in a fast paced environment as our team grows and creates immediate impact across America.

About Us:

NFC is dedicated to building healthy communities and transforming lives through healthy infrastructure nationwide. We build partnerships with cities and schools that bring our Fitness Court® and healthy living campaign to public spaces everywhere. In the 1980’s, our first campaign reached over 4,000 communities around the world, and now we're on track to bring 1,000 more communities of all sizes to free-to-the-public outdoor gyms by 2022.

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About the position:

You will work closely with our Campaign Director and Design Team to support leading city and collegiate partners nationwide. As a key member on our design and planning team, your role will include master planning and analysis for top cities and schools, creation of healthy city plans and design packages, site design support, installation guidance and direct collaboration with top cities and colleges across the country. Minimum of two years professional design experience required. Excellent incentive to succeed and grow with us, opportunity to join at the ground-level of a growing national enterprise.


    • Help launch our campaign nationwide in hundreds of communities around the country
    • Design and create site analysis and master plan assessments
    • Research and analyze existing city master plans and healthy infrastructure
    • Design and develop custom branding and graphics development for partner cities
    • Provide site design, installation and construction support for partner cities
    • Work directly with our Director and leadership teams
    • Collaborate with an agile, fast-paced, growing team


      • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Landscape Architecture or related field
      • 2+ years of professional design experience
      • Successful project management experience
      • Excellent communication skills, enjoy speaking on the phone and working with people
      • Strong knowledge base regarding pedestrian infrastructure
      • Experience interfacing with contractors and bidding processes
      • Experience working with cities or government agencies helpful
      • Proficiency in Adobe Suite, CAD and/or Sketchup
      • Passion for health and fitness
      • A desire to do meaningful, impactful work

      National Fitness Campaign

      Why Work Here?

      Mission-driven, ground level opportunity at a growing team making world-class fitness free nationwide.

      National Fitness Campaign (NFC) is changing the face of healthcare nationwide by making world class fitness free in public spaces everywhere. Founded in 1979 by fitness enthusiast Mitch Menaged, National Fitness Campaign has helped people live more active and healthy lives across the country for over 30 years. In its history, NFC has partnered with over 4,000 cities and colleges to convert public spaces into outdoor circuit training systems: Fitness Courts®. NFC partners with cities, schools and organizations to fund, build, promote and activate an integrated healthy living campaign. In addition to The Fitness Court®, campaign support includes partner promotions, the free Fitness Court App, competitive challenges, bootcamps and more. NFC is a social enterprise, providing a share of profits to communities in need to help them expand access to healthy infrastructure. Our latest campaign is in full swing, take a look:


      415 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA 94111
      San Francisco, CA