Job Title: Senior Planner

Job Location: San Diego

Employer Website:

Job Description:

KTUA is seeking a creative senior planner/project manager with 3 to 6+ years of experience in land use, active transportation, park and urban planning and design. Responsibilities include project visioning, development of planning studies, management of multi-disciplinary teams, supervision of in-house staff, community engagement, business development, project pursuits, and presentations for projects and interviews. Projects are located throughout Southern and Central California.


  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in planning, landscape architecture, architecture, or urban and environmental studies.
  • Minimum of three years of planning experience in private consultancy or public agency.
  • AICP, PLA, PTP, GISP or IAP2 a plus.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft 365 and Adobe Creative Suites.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD and GIS a plus.
  • Strong report writing, research, and presentation skills required.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and multitask.
  • Motivated self-starter able to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Favorable background check and ability to travel when public health guidelines allow.
  • Must be authorized to work in the USA (Citizenship or current VISA/Green Card).

 Salary Range:

Negotiable based on experience.


KTUA is a well-established planning and landscape architecture firm with a diverse project base. We are an equal opportunity employer offering a creative and dynamic work environment in our San Diego, California office.

  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • 125 Cafeteria Plan Allowing Pre-Tax Expenses
  • Holiday and Vacation Pay
  • Medical and Dental Coverage
  • Performance Bonus Plan
  • Stock Options and Profit-sharing Plan
  • Bike and Transit Commuting Benefits
  • Vibrant urban neighborhood, 10-minute walk to Balboa Park


Position available immediately and will remain open until filled. Email a cover letter, resume, and writing/graphic samples or a link to an online portfolio to, no phone calls please.


Link or email to apply:

Apply by date: 03/31/2021