Planner (Senior or Principal Level)

EMC Planning Group Inc.

Monterey, CA

Experience Level: Senior

AICP Certification: AICP Preferred

Salary: 80,000 - 130,000

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Located on the beautiful Monterey Bay, EMC Planning Group Inc. has been providing award-winning planning, design, entitlement, natural resource, and CEQA/NEPA services to both public and private clients for over 44 years. We are recognized both locally and nationally for our work and services, which include community planning, permitting and regulatory compliance, municipal staff support, natural resource assessment, and integrated technology.

We are currently seeking an Environmental Planner at the Senior to Principal level. This position works closely with other environmental, land use, and housing-focused planners to prepare complex and detailed written documents and graphics for environmental and land use planning compliance projects, including CEQA initial studies, environmental impact reports, general plan elements, and entitlement permitting. Experience writing CEQA/NEPA documents and high-quality technical writing skills are required. Experience with air quality modeling and analysis (CalEEMod) is a plus. The ideal candidate will have superior attention to detail, strong organizational, analytical, writing and communication skills, can work independently with limited supervision, and have experience helping public agencies, community leaders, and residents come together to resolve issues.

Requirements (must meet all minimum requirements for consideration):

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s Degree in urban planning, environmental studies, or relevant science or technical field;
  • Minimum five years of planning and environmental documentation experience, including preparation of general plan elements, planning documents, land use feasibility analysis, and preparation of CEQA/NEPA documentation;
  • Adaptability to contribute to diverse planning projects;
  • Excellent research, technical writing, and analytical skills;
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively;
  • Ability to work within budgets and timelines; and
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Adobe Suite.

Benefits Included: Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Education Allowance, Simple IRA with Employer Matching, Flexible Schedule

Salary DOE.

Posted January 17, 2023, 10:40 AM PST


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