Dyett & Bhatia is an award-winning 20-person urban planning firm, with a focus on preparing long-range plans for cities, and a portfolio of work throughout the western U.S. Our office is in vibrant downtown Oakland, easily reached by transit, with scores of restaurants and cafés within walking distance.
We are looking for a Planner with strong writing and analytical skills to work on a range of long-range planning assignments, such as general plans, specific and community plans, and zoning. Projects are located throughout California. Work will involve research and analysis, preparing plans and environmental review (CEQA) documents, and assisting with community outreach and project coordination. Ideal candidate will have exposure to California planning practice and/or geographic familiarity with the state, some prior experience in land use or environmental planning, and interest in contemporary issues such as climate change and sustainability.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
- Graduate degree in urban planning
- Excellent writing, research, and organizational skills
- Ability to take initiative and work in a fast-paced environment
- Working knowledge of ArcGIS and Adobe CS
Our collaborative work method and the public nature of our work necessitate all team members to possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Candidates must have U.S. work authorization.
Salary and Benefits
Competitive salary, DOE. We offer a full range of benefits, including holidays, vacation and sick leave; medical insurance; and a contributory retirement plan.
How to Apply
Email resume and any work samples (in PDF only) to firstname.lastname@example.org. The positions are open until filled.