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Senior Planner

Manhard Consulting
Reno, NV
United States
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Manhard Consulting is currently seeking a Senior Planner to join our team in the Reno/Lake Tahoe office.

Job Description and Duties:

  • Assist multi-discipline land development teams with land planning, site planning and preparation of entitlement documents and justification
  • Conduct due diligence research and determine entitlement strategies
  • Prepare proposals and scope of work cost estimates
  • Develop, review, interpret and implement comprehensive plans and zoning ordinances
  • Develop, review, and interpret applicable market data and other quantitative information
  • Prepare and present testimony for public hearings; including advisory boards, municipal commissions and councils
  • Maintain key client and municipal relationships
  • Assist in mentoring staff
  • Participate in company special purpose committees
  • Responsible for maintaining project schedules and timely completion of work
  • Provide an accurate accounting of time spent on projects
  • Participate in marketing, sales and business development efforts

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant area with 5+ years’ experience, Master’s degree preferred

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • Valid driver’s license
  • AICP designation a plus


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Candidates are expected to exercise expert independent judgment, initiative and decision-making authority to develop timely solutions to complex problems
  • Candidates must demonstrate strong public presentation skills, excellent written and verbal communication and work well in a team environment
  • Computer skills required for this position include proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Platforms; ArcGIS, Sketch-Up, AutoCAD and SiteOps a plus

Physical Demands:

  • Normal office environment

Employer’s Disclaimer:

  • Position subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities
Published on:
August 27, 2019 - 9:54am
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