Environmental Planner/CEQA Project Manager
Dyett & Bhatia (www.dyettandbhatia.com) is a boutique urban planning consulting firm, with a focus on preparing long-range plans for cities. The firm will be relocating July 1 to Downtown Oakland, directly adjacent to the 12th Street BART station. Until relocation, position will be based in the Jackson Square District (@ Sansome/Pacific streets) of downtown San Francisco.
Position and Responsibilities
The Environmental Planner/CEQA Project Manager will lead and prepare environmental review of general, specific, and community plans; and support development of background material and environmental policies, procedures and standards for long-range plans. Projects are located throughout California. The successful applicant will be responsible for project management and coordination with sub-consultants; research and report writing and editing; presentations; client interaction; staying abreast of advancements in the field; and being a resource for comprehensive planners and others on CEQA and environmental planning issues.
Qualifications, Skills, and Experience
Position requires a minimum of three years’ experience (more experience desirable) preparing EIRs in California, expertise with Program EIRs, understanding of land use planning, and creativity, initiative, and enterprise. Excellent writing skills are essential. Experience and interest in sustainability, GHG analysis and climate change is desirable. Background in natural resources and a graduate degree (in planning or natural resources) are desirable. Appointment level is open.
Salary and Benefits
We offer a competitive salary based on skills and experience, as well as a full range of benefits, including holidays, vacation and sick leave; medical insurance; and a contributory retirement plan.
How to Apply
Please email resume in PDF with cover letter/note to firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Environmental Planner” in subject line. The position is open until filled.