Environmental Planner - Entry Level

AECOM - Oakland, CA3.7

Full-time
  • Supports planning studies and reports for new and updated plans, programs and regulations.
  • Reviews or assists in the review of development proposals and site plans for conformance with codes, plans and regulations.
  • Prepares and presents detailed reports on development proposals to government bodies.
  • Collects a variety of statistical data and prepares reports and maps on topics, such as census information, land use, transportation tax base data and occupancy rates.
  • Assists in evaluating re-zonings, ordinance amendments, site plans, special use permits, variances and other proposals.
  • Coordinates community review of public and private development projects.
  • Provides information to the public regarding development regulations.
  • Assists in resolving citizen and customer issues.
  • Under direct supervision, conducts field evaluations and assessments.
Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in urban planning, architecture, environmental science, transportation, civil engineering, public policy, preservation or related area of study; or demonstrated combination of education, skills, knowledge, ability and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of the philosophies, principals, practices and techniques of planning and regulatory compliance (i.e. CEQA/NEPA) is preferred. Excellent interpersonal skills and strong written and oral communication skills are also preferred.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.