Job Title: Associate Planner

Job Location: SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO

Employer Website: https://www.rrmdesign.com/

Job Description:

RRM Design Group is currently seeking a full-time Associate Planner to join our team in our San Juan Capistrano office. The successful candidate will thrive in a collaborative environment and have a passion for preparing quality work. Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills; good verbal and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills; experience working on planning projects, including general plans, specific plans, housing elements, design guidelines, and/or zoning codes.

Core Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Effectively conduct research and analysis of code requirements, laws and ordinances, CEQA, and official records resulting in recommendations and document preparation.
  • Write text-based documents such as general plans, specific plans, housing elements, design guidelines, zoning codes, and/or other policy documents.
  • Prepare presentation graphics, ArcGIS mapping,  workshop materials and assist with public outreach events.
  • Ability to understand site and development plans and familiarity with development review processes.
  • Assist with project coordination.
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills; good verbal and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills; experience working on planning projects, including general plans, specific plans, housing elements, design guidelines, and/or zoning codes.
Requirements:
  • 3-6 years of relevant work experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in City and Regional Planning, or other related field.
  • Working knowledge of California Planning and Development Law and CEQA.
  • Proficient in, Microsoft Office and the Adobe Suite, and particularly with InDesign.
  • An understanding of other graphic software programs (e.g. ArcGIS, AutoCAD, etc.) is beneficial.
  • Preferred experience with: site and land use planning and design, entitlement processing, and contract planning.
  • Proficiency in Spanish strongly desired but not required.

Link or email to apply: https://www.rrmdesign.com/careers/join-rrm/

Apply by date: 04/30/2021